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Recent Global Trade Updates

August 11, 2022
Global Trade

Here is a quick recap of some interesting and noteworthy Global Trade updates identified by the Logistics Plus Customs & Compliance Team. FMC wants ocean carriers to pay for container storage. Read More.  Felixstowe strike. Read More  Port of New York and New Jersey sets container fee, mandatory export levels. Read More Mexico Is Seen… Read more »

Thoughts from Jim Berlin – Part 4

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Logistics Plus is celebrating its 26th Anniversary this month. As many know, Logistics Plus would not be the successful, global company it is today without the entrepreneurial spirit, practical leadership, and daily coaching from our Founder & CEO, Jim Berlin. So, each of the next 14 days, we will share recent video footage of JB’s thoughts on leadership,… Read more »

Thoughts from Jim Berlin – Part 3

August 10, 2022
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Logistics Plus is celebrating its 26th Anniversary this month. As many know, Logistics Plus would not be the successful, global company it is today without the entrepreneurial spirit, practical leadership, and daily coaching from our Founder & CEO, Jim Berlin. So, each of the next 14 days, we will share recent video footage of JB’s thoughts on leadership,… Read more »

Thoughts from Jim Berlin – Part 2

August 9, 2022
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Logistics Plus is celebrating its 26th Anniversary this month. As many know, Logistics Plus would not be the successful, global company it is today without the entrepreneurial spirit, practical leadership, and daily coaching from our Founder & CEO, Jim Berlin. So, each of the next 14 days, we will share recent video footage of JB’s thoughts on leadership,… Read more »

Thoughts from Jim Berlin – Part 1

August 8, 2022
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Logistics Plus is celebrating its 26th Anniversary this month. As many know, Logistics Plus would not be the successful, global company it is today without the entrepreneurial spirit, practical leadership, and daily coaching from our Founder & CEO, Jim Berlin. So, each of the next 14 days, we will share recent video footage of JB’s… Read more »

Logistics Plus is Featured Prominently in July 2022 Inbound Logistics Magazine

August 3, 2022
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Logistics Plus is featured prominently in the July 2022 issue of Inbound Logistics magazine, a leading supply chain and logistics industry publication. You can find us in the following sections of this highly anticipated 3PL edition: A Logistics Plus ‘Supply Chain Challenge? Solved‘ case study involving the successful delivery of autoclaves and work tanks appears… Read more »

Red Letter Hospitality and Logistics Plus Partner for a UKRAINE WEEK Celebration

August 2, 2022
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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE             Red Letter Hospitality and Logistics Plus Partner for a Special UKRAINE WEEK Celebration The Cork 1794, Skunk & Goat Tavern, and Molly Branigan’s to celebrate Ukrainian food and culture from August 8 through August 14. ERIE, PA (August 2, 2022) – Red Letter Hospitality, the ownership… Read more »

Logistics Plus Selected as a Top 100 3PL Provider for 2022 by Inbound Logistics

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Logistics Plus Selected as a Top 100 3PL Provider for 2022 by Inbound Logistics It is the first year that Logistics Plus has appeared on Inbound Logistics magazine’s highly anticipated list. ERIE, PA (August 2, 2022) – Logistics Plus, Inc. (LP), a leading worldwide provider of transportation, logistics, and supply chain solutions,… Read more »

EPACC Announces New Logistics Plus Warehouse in Meadville, PA

July 29, 2022
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The Economic Progress Alliance of Crawford County (EPACC) shared the following announcement this week. You can read the details here: *********************************************************************** The Economic Progress Alliance of Crawford County has announced the arrival of a new company to the County. Logistics Plus, Inc. has established a new 52,000 square foot warehouse at the Alliance’s Crawford Business… Read more »

Logistics Plus Sponsors Nao Trinidad at Tall Ships Erie 2022

July 27, 2022
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Logistics Plus is proud to announce it will be the sponsor of the Nao Trinidad, of Spain at the Tall Ships Erie 2022 festival.  On Aug. 25-28, the Tall Ships Erie 2022 festival will showcase Erie’s maritime heritage, with opportunities to sail and tour majestic tall ships from around the world and enjoy family-friendly attractions… Read more »

Logistics Plus Opens New 500,000 Square Foot Charlotte Warehouse

July 26, 2022
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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Logistics Plus Opens New 500,000 Square Foot Charlotte Warehouse Located in Rock Hill, SC, the facility will provide customers with hard-to-find eastern U.S. commercial warehousing. ERIE, PA (July 26, 2022) – Logistics Plus, Inc. (LP), a leading worldwide provider of transportation, logistics, and supply chain solutions, is proud to announce the official… Read more »

Erie Sports Center Announces Partnership with Logistics Plus

July 25, 2022
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The Erie Sports Center announced a new partnership with Logistics Plus today. You can read the details here: *********************************************************************** The Erie Sports Center is pleased to announce a major partnership with Logistics Plus to support the Declan Bingham Scholarship Fund and grow our mission to allow kids to play sports regardless of their financial challenges…. Read more »

Yuriy Ostapyak Interviewed for WPSE Business Spotlight

July 22, 2022

Logistics Plus Chief Operations Officer (COO) Yuriy Ostapyak was featured on the weekly Business Spotlight program from WPSE AM 1450/FM 107.1 Radio. Business Spotlight is a 30-minute program airing Fridays at noon. Each segment focuses on a business or organization that is making an impact across the region. This episode is a replay in collaboration with the Inbound Logistics… Read more »

Introducing the LogisticsPULSE Executive Briefing!

July 18, 2022
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In response to our customers’ requests, Logistics Plus is excited to introduce the LogisticsPULSE Executive Briefing! LogisticsPULSE™ is a new, monthly industry intelligence briefing tracking supply chain news, demand, and pricing trends. With supply chain executives and professionals in mind, LogisticsPULSE is meant to be a complimentary, value-added service for LP customers, partners, and prospects…. Read more »

NW PA High School Sports Awards Show Recap

July 15, 2022
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Now that the 2022 Northwestern Pennsylvania High School Sports Awards Show has ended, all of us at Logistics Plus would like to congratulate the finalists on their outstanding seasons and the final winners on their awards that were announced last Thursday evening. We are proud to have been a marquee sponsor of the event for… Read more »

Logistics Plus Memorial Forest in the Bergama Region of Turkey

July 12, 2022

Logistics Plus Turkey is proud to announce that they have planted 10,000 pine bushes in the Bergama, Kinik region of Turkey, creating the ‘Logistics Plus Memorial Forest.’  To learn more about the project, watch the video below or on the Logistics Plus YouTube Channel. Logistics Plus received the following letter from the Aegean Forest Foundation:… Read more »

Gretchen Blough Discusses China Tariffs on Marketplace

July 11, 2022

Logistics Plus Customs Brokerage Manager Gretchen Blough makes another appearance on Marketplace, hosted by Kai Ryssdal, to discuss China tariffs. The White House appears to be at an impasse on the future of the Trump-era tariffs on imports from China: Keep them as leverage or lift them to help curb inflation? And while that debate inside the administration… Read more »

Successful Lego Store Display Delivery

July 8, 2022
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Kudos to Kalynne Ziacik, a Logistics Plus Air Import Specialist, for helping a major, global retailer with a critical Lego® window display delivery for their flagship NY store. The shipment was delivered intact ahead of their deadline. It was another LP team effort, but you could also say that Kalynne did most of the ‘leg-o-work’… Read more »

NMFC Changes effective August 13, 2022

July 5, 2022
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The Freight Classification Development Council (FCDC) has discussed new amendments to the National Motor Freight Classification (NMFC®). These NMFC changes are effective 08/13/2022.  Some notable changes are listed below. Subject 1 – Flat Glass; or Glazing Units, glass, not in sash – Items 86700 and 86960 Subject 2 – Loudspeakers or Speakers – Item 62420… Read more »

Logistics Plus Acquires Concord-Trans to Expand its Ukraine Operations

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Logistics Plus Acquires Concord-Trans to Expand its Ukraine Operations The acquisition offers additional freight forwarding and project cargo capabilities to the region. ERIE, PA (July 5, 2022) – Logistics Plus, Inc. (LP), a leading worldwide provider of transportation, logistics, and supply chain solutions, has announced the acquisition of Concord-Trans, a Ukrainian-based freight… Read more »