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Everything You Need to Know to Stay Compliant as a Self-Filing Importer

Whether you’re importing the latest trendy gadgets from China, tapestries from Morocco, or coffee from Peru, every qualified importer has the right to self-file their own customs entries. In this article, we’ll cover the basics of customs compliance for self-filing...

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Three Essentials to Look for in Your Freight Forwarder Software

Whether you’re new to the freight forwarding industry or you’ve been in this line of business for a long time, it’s easy to marvel at how the industry has evolved in recent years. Methods and expectations today are far more complex than years past. They demand more...

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The Top 4 Benefits of Obtaining FTZ Status

What are Foreign Trade Zones (FTZs)? Foreign trade zones, typically centralized around major international airports, seaports, or national frontiers, are special economic zones wherein goods and merchandise are permitted to land, be repackaged, modified,...

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Is there a link between logistics software and customer satisfaction?

The customer is king, even in B2B relationships. While consumers are notorious for having little tolerance for poor customer experiences, this is perhaps even more true in the business world, where people’s livelihoods and reputations are on the line. If you let...

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Is your homegrown supply chain software holding you back?

Everyone knows that one guy - we’ll call him Roger - who’s a whiz with computers. Wary, but hoping that he knows more than them, many start-up freight forwarders, 3PLs, and other new supply chain businesses go the route of having “Roger” set up a basic supply chain...

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How to Find Hidden Warehouse Productivity Killers — and Fix Them With Warehouse Automation

Warehouse productivity is paramount for sustained market success. Despite best efforts, however, not every operational issue is obvious — and it's these hidden productivity killers that often pose the biggest challenges for completion times and failure rates. So,...

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Why a Dimensioner Needs to be in Your Warehouse Automation Plan

As the on-demand economy grows in leaps and bounds, so does the demand for hyper-efficient, high-value warehousing services. One of the key lessons the business world - and the supply chain industry in particular - has learned this year is that having the ability...

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How to Build an ROI Case for New Logistics Software

Achieving success in the logistics business requires people, processes, and technology to interoperate flawlessly. If, at any time, you fall behind on any one of those three key points, your company is at risk. You have the vision, you’ve recruited the right...

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4 Key Insights from the G2 Grid Report for Warehouse Management

The newly-released Summer 2020 Grid® Report for Warehouse Management by G2.com, Inc. is a must-read resource for anyone shopping around for the best WMS software on the market. The world’s leading independent business solutions review website, G2 bases the rankings...

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