Posts Tagged: Customs Brokerage

Gretchen Blough Discusses Supply Chain Issues on Erie News Now

Even though Christmas is three months away, you may want to begin your shopping now. Logistics Plus Customs Brokerage Manager Gretchen Blough connected with Erie News Now to discuss supply chain problems that have caused delays worldwide. Nearly 100 container ships are waiting off the coasts of California and New York as the ports remain jammed. “Even… Read more »

The Container Price Surge: Gretchen Blough on Marketplace Podcast

Marketplace Podcast on Gretchen Blough 9-15-21

The Container Price Surge: Port congestion and container prices aren’t just weighing on the people trying to ship goods — it also means a lot of potential headaches for the people caught in the middle. Gretchen Blough, Customs Brokerage Manager at Logistics Plus, makes another appearance on Marketplace, Hosted by Kai Ryssdal, to talk customs… Read more »

Trade is Still a Mess: Gretchen Blough on Marketplace Podcast

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As the global economy comes back online, traffic jams are happening at all levels of the supply chains. And that, in turn, has made things pretty chaotic for customs brokers. Gretchen Blough, Customs Brokerage Manager at Logistics Plus, makes another appearance on Marketplace, Hosted by Kai Ryssdal, to describe what she’s been dealing with in… Read more »

What is the Perfect Incoterm of Sale?

LP-Incoterms 2020 Chart

Simply put, Incoterms® are the selling terms that the buyer and seller of goods both agree to during international transactions. Legal authorities and governments accept these rules around the world. Deciding which of the 11 Incoterms® to select is fundamental for the seller to create the pro forma invoice, and it serves as the basis… Read more »

Gretchen Blough Discusses Port Delays on Marketplace Podcast

Logistics Plus Customs Brokerage Manager Gretchen Blough was featured on yesterday’s airing of the Marketplace podcast hosted by Kai Ryssdal and Sean McHenry of National Public Radio (NPR). In this segment, Gretchen talks about the shipping differences in 2020 versus 2021, the backlog at the ports, a new trade policy, and more. Gretchen is a… Read more »

Gretchen Blough Discusses Coronavirus on Marketplace Podcast

Marketplace

Gretchen Blough, Licensed Customs Broker and Brokerage Manager for Logistics Plus, was featured on a recent airing of the Marketplace podcast hosted by Kai Ryssdal of National Public Radio (NPR). Gretchen makes regular appearances on Marketplace due to her unique insight into the ongoing U.S. trade wars and tariff changes. In this latest segment, Gretchen discusses… Read more »

Gretchen Blough Featured in Inbound Logistics Magazine Article

Gretchen Blough, Licensed Customs Broker and Brokerage Manager for Logistics Plus, was featured in the January 2020 Special Edition of Inbound Logistics Magazine. The article, titled Small Ports Big Benefits, was written by Sandra Beckwith and provides the benefits of utilizing smaller, lesser-known ports for shipping. Interview comments from Gretchen are included in the 4th benefit… Read more »

Gretchen Blough Discusses Trade Wars on Marketplace Podcast

Marketplace

Gretchen Blough, Licensed Customs Broker and Brokerage Manager for Logistics Plus, was featured on a recent airing of the Marketplace podcast hosted by National Public Radio (NPR). Gretchen has made several appearances on Marketplace Podcast in the past year due to her unique insight into the ongoing U.S. trade wars and tariff changes. In the latest… Read more »

Gretchen Blough Discusses New Tariffs on Marketplace Podcast

Marketplace

Gretchen Blough, Licensed Customs Broker and Brokerage Manager for Logistics Plus, was featured on a recent airing of the Marketplace podcast hosted by National Public Radio (NPR). Gretchen has made several appearances on Marketplace Podcast in the past few months due to her unique insight into the ongoing U.S. trade wars and tariff changes. In this… Read more »

Gretchen Blough Talks Tariffs on Marketplace Podcast

Marketplace

Gretchen Blough, Licensed Customs Broker and Brokerage Manager for Logistics Plus, was featured on a recent airing of the Marketplace Podcast hosted by National Public Radio (NPR). Gretchen was interviewed for her unique insight into the ongoing trade war and U.S. policy changes. She has heard all the concerns and confusion from customers who pay… Read more »