Posts Tagged: International

World Growth to Accelerate According to IMF via Armada

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If you’re looking for reliable, insightful, and digestible economic, political, and business intelligence, you should check out Armada Executive Intelligence.  Their Black Owl Report executive briefing system is a must-have for any business leader wanting to stay current on global news and events that could impact your supply chain. Shown below is an excerpt from… Read more »

2017 Global Logistics Guide by Inbound Logistics

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The folks at Inbound Logistics magazine published their 13th annual Global Logistics Guide in the March 2017 issue.  You can also read the full report online.  As part of the report, Inbound Logistics ranks major foreign countries according to the following criteria: Transportation infrastructure (T) IT competency (I); Business culture (B); and Intangibles (X). For your benefit, we have… Read more »

Exporting Resources for U.S. Businesses

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Each year, U.S. companies export well over 2 trillion dollars of goods and services. If you want your business to get in on the action, it’s important to figure out the best way to expand to new markets. The U.S. Commercial Service has developed some exporting resources and a comprehensive video collection to help small and… Read more »

7 Cost-Saving Tips for Importing and Exporting

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Here are a few quick, cost-saving tips for importing and exporting from the international air, international ocean, and project cargo freight forwarding experts at Logistics Plus: Importing Tips: Take the time to confirm your HTS codes before importing. U.S. Customs’ system of classification can be very complicated, and the HTS codes advised by suppliers are not always… Read more »

Global Project Logistics Teamwork In Action!

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Here’s a quick ‘play-by-play’ example of how the Logistics Plus (LP) global project cargo team springs into action when presented with a logistics challenge from one of our customers.  Now that’s global project logistics teamwork!   26.05 The LP Belgium office received a call from our customer to urgently send lifting lugs to Turkey (which then led… Read more »

6 Questions to Ask When Choosing a Global Freight Forwarder

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A freight forwarder, forwarder, or forwarding agent is a person or company that organizes shipments for individuals or corporations to get goods from the manufacturer or producer to a market, customer or final point of distribution. When it comes to international freight forwarding, selecting the right global freight forwarder can help your business succeed by offering relief… Read more »

Logistics Plus Joins Amazon’s Solutions Provider Network

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Amazon Selects Logistics Plus for its Solutions Provider Network Provides retailers with third-party service options for international shipping. ERIE, PA (June 14, 2016) – Logistics Plus Inc., a worldwide provider of transportation, logistics and supply chain solutions, announced today that it has been selected by Amazon to be a part of its Solutions Provider Network (SPN) as… Read more »

SOLAS Container Freight Rules Take Effect July 1

As widely reported in the trade media, and as Logistics Plus reported late last year, on July 1, 2016, a new regulation from SOLAS (Safety of Life at Sea convention of the International Maritime Organization or IMO) takes effect requiring shippers whose name appears on the bill of lading to verify the gross mass of… Read more »

Introduction to Incoterms® 2010 Webinar

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As the company that manages the Logistics Program for the Manufacturer & Business Association (MBA), Logistics Plus recently provided the second in a series of short webinars to introduce MBA members to various transportation and logistics topics and trends. The live webinars are complimentary for MBA members, but both MBA and non-MBA members can view the online,… Read more »

Logistics Management From Start Until Finish

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Trucks, planes, boats, or trains … Logistics Plus® has the experience and expertise to help you move your goods by any transportation mode. In fact, we manage all aspects of logistics from start until finish – and everything in between! To make things simple for you, just click one of the services below to get started and then let us… Read more »