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Customs Union Q&A: What Is It — and Can the U.K. Manage Without It?

Theresa May has ruled out staying in a customs union after Brexit, but are her proposals workable?[more]


Making Sure the Last (Cross-Border) Mile Doesn’t Hurt Your Business

Making Sure the Last (Cross-Border) Mile Doesn’t Hurt Your Business

Northbound shipments to Canada are strong, and growing, with e-commerce leading the way. [more]


Opinion: How to Make the Most of the Canadian E-Commerce Boom

The fight is on for domination of the Canadian e-commerce market, and it’s a significant and burgeoning opportunity. [more]


Customs Regs: A Necessary Evil, or The Key to Competitive Advantage?

Customs Regs: A Necessary Evil, or The Key to Competitive Advantage?

How those burdensome Customs rules and regulations imposed on importers and exporters can make companies more competitive and efficient.[more]


A Freight Broker’s Cheat Sheet to Regulations and Compliance in 2018

Being a freight broker requires a lot of focus. There’s so much to do to be successful that compliance with regulations and rules can easily slip out of view. [more]


Technology, Start-ups Changing Freight Forwarding Market

Technology, Start-ups Changing Freight Forwarding Market

Forwarders play an important role in obtaining space on airplanes or ocean vessels at the best rate possible for shippers. Long known as a relationship business, much of the forwarders' business traditionally was done by phone, fax machine or in person. Real-time tracking and management of...[more]


Blockchain Could Revolutionize the World of Supply Chain Management

Blockchain Could Revolutionize the World of Supply Chain Management

Blockchain, the technology underlying bitcoin, has some challenges to overcome. But the potential applications are so compelling, supply chain managers should quickly learn more about it and begin to conceptualize how it can be applied to their businesses. [more]


Opinion: End Your Global Supply Chain Paper Chase

Opinion: End Your Global Supply Chain Paper Chase

Managing complexity has become a priority for modern-day logistics and supply chain leaders. For many enterprises, however, reliance on cumbersome legacy systems keeps them chained to the costly ways of the past. [more]


Understanding the Freight Transportation Challenges of Mid-Market Shippers

Understanding the Freight Transportation Challenges of Mid-Market Shippers

When it comes to managing freight transportation, mid-market manufacturers and suppliers face a unique set of challenges.[more]


Five Global Shipping Trends to Watch This Year

Overall, 2017 was a good year for the ocean shipping industry. Operating margins for most carriers improved, driven by robust demand, positive inventory developments and higher rate levels. [more]


From Mexico to the U.S., a Nafta Tale of Two Truckers

Raúl García Miranda wants Carlos Flores’s job. Flores doesn’t think he deserves it.[more]


Why Surge Pricing and Collaborative Logistics Go Hand in Hand

Why Surge Pricing and Collaborative Logistics Go Hand in Hand

Surge pricing, where the value of a particular item or a service increases according to demand, may soon be coming to logistics - and bringing green benefits in multiple ways.[more]


What's at Stake: Cyberattack in the Global Shipping Industry

The global shipping industry has come of age with more automation, game-changing technologies and the-internet-of-things. But embarking on this voyage has also made it a prime target for unforeseen, invisible, and highly destructive cyberattacks.[more]


E-commerce Disruption of Air Cargo Is Just Beginning, Report Says

We are only seeing the opening act of the e-commerce effect, according to logistics IT company Unisys.[more]


Infrastructure Issue Bridges Gap Between Forwarders, Integrators

A decade-old major highway bridge collapse in Minneapolis still serves as a deadly reminder of the price our nation pays for lack of transportation infrastructure investment.[more]


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