April 19th, 2017
Are you using Purchase Orders (P.O.’s) in your shipping process? You may feel like it’s just another form to complete but it’s so much more than that. When handled properly, purchase orders can improve the efficiency of your supply chain and your overall operations. What makes them so important in t…...
March 26th, 2017
Outbound logistics gets more attention than inbound. It’s easier to quantify and it’s what your customer sees! Inbound is embedded in supplier costs and often not controlled by you. If you’re looking for logistics cost savings, Inbound could be where you need to look.
What is inbound logistics?
February 22nd, 2017
It can be frustrating to receive your freight invoice and not understand all the charges. Importers and Exporters often ask about Demurrage and Detention. So, what are these charges and how can you avoid or minimize them?
Demurrage fees are charged by steamship lines and airlines for the use of th…...
January 30th, 2017
American Group today announced that it joined the SmartWay Transport Partnership, an innovative collaboration between U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and industry that provides a framework to assess the environmental and energy efficiency of goods movement supply chains.American Group w…...
January 29th, 2017
Trade shows can be a great way to interact with potential prospects, gather hot leads and see what’s happening in your industry. There’s a lot to know about trade show shipping. It can make the difference between your show experience being a success or failure. Not only that, if you aren’t careful, …...