Posts Tagged: International

Logistics Plus International (LPI) Solutions Introduction Video

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Logistics Plus has a new introductory video focusing on its Logistics Plus International Division (LPI) global logistics solutions. The 3:30-minute video, shown below, can also be viewed on the Logistics Plus YouTube Channel or on the Videos menu of the Logistics Plus website.  Ready for an international quote? If you have any questions, feel… 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 »

What is the Perfect Incoterm of Sale?

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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 »

Logistics Plus CEO Comments About Amazon in Erie


Logistics Plus Founder and CEO Jim Berlin spoke to local media yesterday about the recent announcement that Amazon will be opening a new, final-mile fulfillment center in Erie, Pennsylvania. Jim, and other local area leaders, say that an expansion like this can help other companies realize how Erie is an ideal location. According to Jim,… Read more »

Cargo Air Charter Basics from Logistics Plus


While air charters are a common alternative to commercial passenger flights, they’re also an alternative method for transporting cargo. Aside from the cost, one of the most apparent differences between a standard air freight shipment and a cargo air charter shipment is that instead of renting space on a plane you’re renting the entire plane!… Read more »

Logistics Plus Creates New Group Focused on Air Charter Solutions


FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Logistics Plus Creates New Group Focused on Air Charter Solutions The new, dedicated LP Air Charter Group is being headed up by two industry veterans. ERIE, PA (October 27, 2020) – Logistics Plus Inc. (LP), a leading worldwide provider of transportation, logistics, and supply chain solutions, has created a new, dedicated “LP… Read more »

Services Offered by Logistics Plus International

With Logistics Plus as your global import and export partner, it’s easy to manage all aspects of your international supply chain. Whether you need air or ocean freight forwarding, customs brokerage, inland ground and rail distribution, project cargo, or global trade compliance – the Logistics Plus International (LPI) team has you covered. Listed below (and… Read more »

Logistics Plus Offers FAST-BOAT™ Shipping as Airfreight Alternative


FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Logistics Plus Offers FAST-BOAT™ Shipping Services as Airfreight Alternative Service provides reliable, cost-effective alternative to airfreight for critical imports from China. ERIE, PA (March 30, 2020) – Logistics Plus Inc., a leading worldwide provider of transportation, logistics and supply chain solutions, is offering a new FAST-BOAT shipping service as a viable alternative… Read more »

Introduction To Incoterms® 2020 Online Webinar

Adam Mook, Compliance Department Manager for Logistics Plus, recently completed an Introduction to Incoterms® 2020 Webinar. Approximately every 10 years, the International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) releases an updated version of Incoterms®. This year, the new Incoterms® 2020 rules went into effect on January 1, 2020. You can watch the entire webinar on the Logistics… Read more »

The Year in Trade 2018: U.S. Global Trade Trends

The United States International Trade Commission (USITC) just released its annual “The Year in Trade” report for 2018. This detailed report features all of the global trade trends from 2018. Some of the key elements to this report are exchange rate trends, administration of U.S. trade laws, global trade agreements, new trade relations, and global… Read more »