Shippers are keeping a close watch on Cuba, and analyzing market and product gaps waiting to be filled. Here’s a look at the changing realities of sanctions, sourcing, and compliance.
Establishing a committed team and communicating procedures and expectations is the key to managing the complex web of global shipping.
Global Trade Management (GTM) solutions automate complex international supply chain sourcing, logistics, cross-border trade, and regulatory compliance activities.
Effectively mitigate demurrage and detention fees by taking an integrated approach to logistics, contract management, and supply chain visibility using a global trade management system.
To support global initiatives, shippers should consider leveraging a Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) TMS with domestic and global functionality.
Companies should reevaluate its compliance processes to look at previous set plans and get programs ready for upcoming developments.
Selecting the right global trade management tool is important when looking to grow your business. Use these tips to select a global trade management tool to elevate your business.
Automatic Identification System (AIS) can provide analytics that enable companies to more accurately predict ship arrival times.
Inbound Logistics’ annual Logistics Technology Perspectives offers market research to help IT buyers and users make better sense of what’s going on in the industry. And, the Top 100 Logistics Technology Providers list celebrates best-in-class innovators that are helping shippers revolutionize their supply chains.
Global Trade Management Systems (GTM) can help automate and optimize international supply chains. Here’s some advice for successful implementation.
Importers and exporters should update operations to ensure they are ready for the Automated Commercial Environment.
Best in class companies use a variety of global trade automation tools to lower inbound costs and improve processes.
Global trade management (GTM) solutions help coordinate trade compliance, and allow trading partners to share data.
Global trade management solutions give shippers control of compliance, supply chain finance, and global logistics.
Adopting global trade management (GTM) technology helps standardize business processes and facilitate communication, says Nathan Pieri of Amber Road.
Computer carrying case manufacturer Targus gets a handle on duty drawback with global trade management software.
The complexities of global trade management, sustainability and business intelligence technology call for the help of a third-party logistics provider.
With the advent of cloud computing, companies can collaborate with trading partners around the globe with minimal startup costs and headaches, using a pay-as-you-go model.
Technology-enabled global trade management offers significant benefits for improving supply chain efficiency and increasing profitability, writes Don Mabry of ClearTrack Information Network.
A global trade management system can help support foreign trade zone operations, whether distributing from or manufacturing within the zone, writes Wayne Slossberg of QuestaWeb Inc.
The aftermath of the overhaul of U.S. customs admissibility program – Automated Commercial Environment (ACE) – has created a heavier administrative burden on importers, not a lighter one. Find out how it misses the mark in this key area.
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