The Most Common Questions Businesses Ask Insurance Agents and How to Answer Them

Posted by Benjamin Meskin on Nov 14, 2019, 4:16:26 PM

 

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[Infographic] How to Ship Jewelry Safely

Posted by Benjamin Meskin on Nov 6, 2019, 11:15:00 AM

 

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5 Easy Ways to Make Your Logistics Process Greener

Posted by Benjamin Meskin on Oct 30, 2019, 10:15:00 AM

 

 

You probably haven’t been able to avoid hearing about The Green New Deal, a Congressional resolution to lower emissions and combat climate change. While it still is up for debate, it will not likely be the last resolution asking for greener business solutions.

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[Infographic] Shipping Insurance Comparison Guide

Posted by Benjamin Meskin on Oct 23, 2019, 11:30:00 AM

 

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Understanding Common Incoterms in Import/Export Partnerships

Posted by Benjamin Meskin on Oct 16, 2019, 10:48:00 AM

 

 

Organizing the import and export of goods, both domestically and internationally, requires a laser focus on details and the ability to adapt when things don’t go as planned. There are many parts of shipping that rely on completed paperwork, transparent communication, and an understanding of the hoops that need to be jumped through.

 

Ironing out all these details beforehand can make the shipping and payment process much easier for import and export partners. As the governing body of international trade, the International Chamber of Commerce has laid out some regulations for the financial responsibilities of buyers and sellers. These responsibilities, called Incoterms, are in place to regulate and streamline the financial obligations of importers and exporters.

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Types of Cargo Insurance & What They Cover

Posted by Benjamin Meskin on Oct 9, 2019, 9:15:00 AM
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The Basics of Freight Claims

Posted by Benjamin Meskin on Sep 26, 2019, 4:46:50 PM

 

As a retailer, shipping valuable goods can be a hassle, and there are many things that can go wrong. There could be an accident with the semi, an infestation of bugs, or a weather event that water-logs your shipment for days. Freight insurance will protect you in most cases of damaged or lost freight, but not for all.

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Understanding FedEx Carrier Exceptions

Posted by Benjamin Meskin on Sep 18, 2019, 11:00:00 AM

 

What is a FedEx Exception?

 

When shipping with FedEx, we all know the quality of care and prompt delivery that comes with choosing them as your carrier. With 98% of FedEx packages arriving on time, unharmed, and to the correct recipient, an exception notification is not a common occurrence. However, when an exception does appear on your tracking notifications, understanding the terms and procedures can help you estimate your package’s arrival.  Read more to learn about the different types of exceptions that are possible with Fed-Ex's current protocols.

 

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[Infographic] 2019 Holiday Shipping Guide

Posted by Benjamin Meskin on Sep 11, 2019, 4:58:53 PM

It may only be September, but for holiday shoppers, its never too early to start looking for the perfect gifts. As an eCommerce business owner, this means it's the busiest time of the year for sales. But what's the best way to navigate the season's spike in online purchases?

 

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How Can Shippers Manage the Challenges of the 2019 Holiday Peak Season?

Posted by Benjamin Meskin on Sep 9, 2019, 4:02:00 PM

 

The holiday season is a busy time for sellers throughout the world, as importers and exporters face the many challenges of getting packages from point A to point B. These companies worry about the speed and safety of their packages throughout the year. However, the holiday season adds even more stress to their everyday duties.

There are many challenges to deal with in the holiday season, but most shippers strive to ensure their customers are pleased with the outcome. Here we will take a closer look at ways to overcome the obstacles of the holiday peak shipping season.

 

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