5.29.2024

Case Studies: Overcoming Insurance Coverage Challenges in Wholesale Expansion

Industry: Wholesale

Challenge: Insufficient coverage for new locations in Texas and California lead to the risk of eviction and gaps in protection.

Hotchkiss helped secure comprehensive insurance coverage across state lines, crucial to an expanding businesses continuity and protection.

Operating a wholesale business across multiple state lines can present significant challenges when it comes to securing adequate insurance coverage for all locations. This was the predicament faced by a growing tile wholesaler based in Virginia when they expanded their operations into Texas and California, encountering unexpected hurdles in their insurance arrangements.

Initially upon leasing a building for their Texas location, the wholesaler’s insurance coverage, which had served them well in their Virginia location, proved insufficient. Despite months of searching, they found themselves on the brink of eviction due to the inability to secure suitable coverage for their Texas operations.

Thankfully, a referral led them to Hotchkiss Insurance, where they found a dedicated team ready to advocate for their needs. With the expertise and advocacy of Hotchkiss agents, they swiftly obtained the necessary coverage for their Texas location, averting the looming threat of eviction.

The assistance didn't end there. During a comprehensive review of their existing policies, Hotchkiss identified a critical gap in coverage for their California location. Acting on the advice of their knowledgeable agent, the wholesaler took proactive steps to rectify this deficiency, ensuring that all their business locations were adequately protected and in compliance with local regulations.

This experience underscores the importance of having a proactive and dedicated insurance agent who makes going the extra mile to safeguard your business the norm. In a world of unknowns, having the assurance that your business and assets are adequately protected can provide invaluable peace of mind.

By choosing Hotchkiss Insurance, you're not just selecting an insurance provider – you're securing a partner committed to safeguarding the future of your business. Trust in Hotchkiss to navigate the complexities of insurance coverage and ensure the longevity and prosperity of your enterprise.

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