Posts Tagged: International

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… 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 »

Drayage and Transloading Services for Imports

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Are you curious about drayage and transloading services for your imported goods? Do you need drayage service for your imports? What is transloading and how can it help you save money on transportation? Logistics Plus drayage and port services help address these questions and any many more. What is drayage? The word drayage is specifically used… Read more »

Exporting Tips

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Exporting can seem like a daunting task to many small- and medium-sized businesses, but it can also be a great way to expand your customer base and grow your sales. Make no mistake, exporting can be a challenge. You have to take the time to select the right product, understand the applicable rules and regulations in both… Read more »

Logistics Plus Attends World’s Largest Freight Forwarding Event

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Representatives from Logistics Plus are joining fellow freight forwarders from around the globe at the industry’s largest and most important business conference of the year — the 2016 WCA Worldwide Conference in Abu Dhabi, UAE. Abu Dhabi is at the heart of the fastest growing logistics region in the world. It is a modern and exciting city and has… Read more »