Benefits consolidating warehouses
Each industry has its peculiarities, among the others, in the logistics, manufacturing, and supply. The cloud-based supply chain software can be customized to suit your industry, your transportation, freight-forwarding and warehousing specialty, import-export regulations.
Such customization in its turn will lead to the better satisfaction of your Customer requirements.
January 20, 2014 | Justine Brown Tags: 3PL, Ocean, Warehousing, Site Selection, Supply Chain Management, Ports, Intermodal, Global Logistics, Import, Export, Transportation Foreign Trade Zones can help global shippers maximize savings and minimize operational costs.
Speeding customs clearance and eliminating paperwork seals the deal. Postponing payment provides a cash-flow advantage to importers and exporters.
This report illustrates how leading packaged food retailer Conagra Brands is able to achieve both greater efficiency and cost savings by using a combination of supply chain and dedicated transportation solutions by partnering with Ryder.The global economy is altering how goods are produced. Every state currently maintains at least one FTZ, and many have numerous manufacturing operations. In addition, duty and tax rates on merchandise admitted to an FTZ may change because of operations conducted within the zone.Today, parts made in one country are increasingly assembled in another, then sold in a third. In all, more than 230 FTZs, and nearly 400 subzones, operate in the United States. A company may elect to pay either the duty rate applicable on the foreign material placed in the zone, or the duty rate applicable on the finished article transferred from the zone—whichever they find more advantageous. Ball bearings imported from Korea, for example, may have a nine-percent duty rate.Cass Freight Index report data trends positive for shipment and expenditures gains AAR reports annual U. rail carload and intermodal volumes for week ending June 24 Customer connections are critical, say SMC3 speakers SMC3 keynoter Walsh provides baseline of today’s changing technologies with an eye on the future XPO’s service offerings for Sealed Air are extended through new contract More News Cass Freight Index report data trends positive for shipment and expenditures gains AAR reports annual U. rail carload and intermodal volumes for week ending June 24 Customer connections are critical, say SMC3 speakers Ocean cargo carriers urged to “optimize” their networks Logistics managers cautioned about change in future port ratings by Fitch More News Customer connections are critical, say SMC3 speakers SMC3 keynoter Walsh provides baseline of today’s changing technologies with an eye on the future Logistics costs fall for first time since Great Recession, new report says APICS addresses talent shortage through expanded supply chain stem program Making the Case for Mobile Workstations More News XPO’s service offerings for Sealed Air are extended through new contract Buoyed by e-commerce, secondary industrial markets have strong future growth prospects, says CBRE Logistics and Supply Chain Education: Opportunities Abound ISM Semiannual report provides optimism for both non-manufacturing and manufacturing through 2017 2017 Technology Roundtable: Are we closer to “Intelligent” Logistics?More News It has become quite clear that logistics professionals are now facing an unprecedented set of challenges.