Pharma Marketing Fulfillment: Solving the Compliance Challenge

Amware Logistics and Fulfillment

But managing pharmaceutical literature comes with the added challenge of regulatory compliance. Managing the production and distribution of marketing literature is a bit like juggling in that a momentary lapse in attention can cause you to drop the ball.

Beyond Trade Compliance

Logistics Viewpoints

I’m kicking off some research and writing on global trade compliance. Mr. Wood believes there is a significant trend that is occurring with respect to the trade compliance department in companies. Today, compliance is morphing from trade compliance into something broader.


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Taking a Fresh Look at Compliance Screening

Talking Logistics

One area that may have been overlooked in the past is compliance screening. What is compliance screening? Read more Taking a Fresh Look at Compliance Screening. The post Taking a Fresh Look at Compliance Screening appeared first on Talking Logistics with Adrian Gonzalez.

Marketing Compliance Nightmares?

Amware Logistics and Fulfillment

But, when it comes to marketing compliance, don’t believe it. This is the eighth in a series of blogs focused on getting the most from your marketing fulfillment program, with insights drawn from an Amware-sponsored Mighty Guide titled 8 Experts on Marketing Fulfillment. You can download this free ebook here. There’s an old saying, “rules are made to be broken.” Noncompliance can be extremely costly in terms of fines and punitive damages.

Modernizing Pharmaceutical Supply Chains

Speaker: Nimesh Patel, Gregory Demitrack, and Sarah Barnes Humphrey

Register for our upcoming webinar to better understand the state of the pharmaceutical supply chain. FourKites partnered with Accenture to survey supply chain executives working in pharmaceuticals, biotech, cell and gene therapy, medtech, and other related industries.

Are increasing lead times improving carrier compliance?

The Supply Chain Journal

The proof, however, may be in the pudding in the way you can assume the shippers would not consistently use this method of securing capacity after periods of tightening, meaning at a more granular level they can see measurable changes in carrier compliance without as much noise.

Compliance is Necessary, Sourcing is Strategic

Logistics Viewpoints

Global Trade Compliance (GTC) solutions help companies follow complex trade rules. The post Compliance is Necessary, Sourcing is Strategic appeared first on Logistics Viewpoints. Trade Security global trade compliance

Retail Compliance Requirements: Common Chargebacks

West Coast and California Logistics

Retail compliance requirements are more numerous than ever these days, creating challenges for retail vendors as they try to meet routing guide demands and avoid chargebacks. Vendor Compliance Chargebacks

Effective Compliance Training


Compliance training for the larger organization is an essential part of any compliance department’s scope of work. However, international trade compliance topics are usually very dry and not very exciting for most part.

[Video] Taking a Fresh Look at Compliance Screening

Talking Logistics

Steve Williamson, Director of Solution Consulting at BluJay Solutions, discusses the growing importance of compliance screening. Podcast version (click to play): The post [Video] Taking a Fresh Look at Compliance Screening appeared first on Talking Logistics with Adrian Gonzalez.

Point-of-Danger ICE Raids and Audits

Speaker: Max Muller, Attorney and Author

Supply chain managers should constantly be on guard against forces that could cause a significant point-of-failure in or to their supply chains. The sudden loss of a workforce is an evolving danger to those who provide raw materials, subassemblies, finished goods, and/or necessary services to supply chains; and to entities requiring those items or services. Join Max Muller for this timely, fast-paced and guidance rich webinar that will educate you on the specific steps involved in undertaking your own internal audit, as well as providing you with guidance on what your major and/or sole source suppliers should do as well.

International Trade Compliance Certification


Certifications for Trade Compliance Professionals. Many Global Trade Compliance professionals complain that there are insufficient certifications and courses available that are relevant to the industry. ISO standards relating to import and export compliance activities are non-existent.

Global Trade Compliance is a Massive Undertaking for Big Shippers

Logistics Viewpoints

Trade Compliance also Applies to Shipments within a Nation’s Borders. I recently completed a study of the Global Trade Compliance software market. I managed to speak to two executives a multinational global conglomerate about their approach to trade compliance.

Global Trade Compliance Software Gets Its Day!

Logistics Viewpoints

Today is the day of global trade compliance software. It's not every day that trade compliance is top of mind. ARC Advisory Group’s Global Trade Compliance Systems (GTC) market research shows that the breadth of high-profile tariff changes has catapulted trade compliance ot the top of supply chain concerns and consideration. The post Global Trade Compliance Software Gets Its Day! Global Trade Management Solutions customs Global Trade global trade compliance

Logistics firm recognised for compliance

Logistics Business Magazine

The Midlands-based firm has formalised its already stringent processes and commitment to compliance with this accreditation. The post Logistics firm recognised for compliance appeared first on Logistics Business® Magazine.

Short haul freight drives carrier compliance higher

The Supply Chain Journal

Contracted rate increases are more than likely playing a big role, but there is a less obvious factor that is probably contributing to the increasing compliance — an acceleration of growth in loads that travel less than 250 miles from the origin with a decline in 800 mile-plus loads.

Digital Procurement for Supplier Compliance Risk Evaluation

SIPMM Professional Publications

The post Digital Procurement for Supplier Compliance Risk Evaluation appeared first on SIPMM | Singapore Institute of Purchasing and Materials Management. Digital technologies for procurement are advancing by leaps and bounds in the age of digitalisation.

Watchdog knocks FMCSA on CDL compliance oversight

The Supply Chain Journal

The OIG made seven recommendations to the FMCSA based on the audit, including putting in place standardized operating procedures for conducting annual program reviews and for determining when a state is “not making a good faith effort” to mitigate compliance issues.

Understanding Your Role in Forced Labor Compliance

CH Robinson Logistics

Despite being enforced since 1930, compliance with forced labor laws and regulations are still an ongoing problem. Importers must understand their responsibilities related to vetting suppliers for forced labor or face potential penalties for non-compliance.

Can Trade Compliance be outsourced?


What is trade compliance? Big MNCs that have extensive business dealings across borders typically hire trade compliance managers to oversee compliance concerns. However, smaller companies usually do not have the financial resources to hire a full-time compliance expert.

Because They Said So:  The Challenge of Retail Compliance

Amware Logistics and Fulfillment

There are some books that we all enjoy reading. There are others that we have to read, whether we want to or not. Retailers’ routing guides and vendor manuals definitely fit into that second category. Multi Channel Fulfillment

GE Healthcare Remedies Complex Trade Compliance Operations

Logistics Management

In this case study, we break down how GE Healthcare streamlined their global trade compliance process – and reduced operating costs by 20

Warehouse Compliance Solution

Material Handling and Logistics

has introduced Smart Inventory Tracker, a cloud-based end-to-end warehouse compliance solution offered within its integrated digital supply network TraceLink Inc.

What Is Vendor Compliance Program for Retail?

GoShip Blog

Specifically, more retailers are now developing and deploying vendor compliance programs for their suppliers to manage the business on pre-determined conditions. What is a vendor compliance program? Why is vendor compliance important? What is the cost of non-compliance?

Managing Carrier Compliance With a TMS


Ensuring carrier compliance is a critical concern for shippers. Poor carrier compliance may lead to financial repercussions, blowback from consumers, delays in order fulfillment, out of stock warehouses, damaged freight and even perished freight. The legal ramifications of poor compliance are amplified on the international stage, and violations could render all freight spend cost More. Carrier Relations Freight TMS Carrier Compliance

The Connection Between Trade Compliance and Logistics

Logistics Viewpoints

The post The Connection Between Trade Compliance and Logistics appeared first on Logistics Viewpoints. Global Trade Guest Commentary logistics trade complianceHistorically, governments have focused on the exporter of record when looking for sanction or embargo violations, including of the movement of sensitive dual-use products and technologies across borders.

A Key to Vendor Compliance: What is EDI in Logistics?

West Coast and California Logistics

In this article, we take a closer look at EDI in logistics, including its ramifications on vendor compliance. If you have retail customers, you are likely familiar with EDI.

How Trade Compliance is Critical to Success

Supply Chain Brain

Why a well-executed trade compliance program brings peace of mind, controllable and predictable outcomes, and significantly reduces risk of violating regulations & facing major penalties or other sanctions

Editor’s Pick: Preparing for Future Disruptions – Using Technology to Strengthen Your Export Compliance Program

Talking Logistics

Read more Editor’s Pick: Preparing for Future Disruptions – Using Technology to Strengthen Your Export Compliance Program. Editor's Pick Global Trade Guest Commentary Guest Commentary - Descartes Descartes Systems Group export compliance global trade management

Retail Compliance Programs: How to Exceed Retailer Expectations

Talking Logistics

Compliance programs vary by retailer but the intent is consistent across the industry — have the right product in the right. Read more Retail Compliance Programs: How to Exceed Retailer Expectations. The post Retail Compliance Programs: How to Exceed Retailer Expectations appeared first on Talking Logistics with Adrian Gonzalez. Robinson retail compliance

Landed Cost & Vendor Compliance

Blue Grace Logistics

In our recent webinar, Landed Cost & Vendor Compliance , we posed some prudent questions for companies to review with their operations teams, listed below. Daily News Industry Knowledge 3pl BlueGrace ELD MANDATE Freight freight cost landed cost logistics shipping costs supply chain technology transportation management trucking Truckload vendor complianceMany shippers think that knowing freight cost as a percentage of goods is enough for decision making.

FSMA compliance: When cargo thieves go ‘shopping’

Fleet Owner

The full Food and Drug Administration’s (FDA) Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA) sanitary transportation compliance date for all impacted parties is April 6 of this year. Yet many carriers already have been required to follow the new guidelines for

Why is carrier compliance increasing along with spot rates?

The Supply Chain Journal

The primary reasons for the divergence are: Increasing contract rates leading to higher rates and more compliance. Chart of the Week: Van Outbound Tender Reject Index, top 100 all-in van rate per mile – USA SONAR : VOTRI.USA, TSTOPVRPM.USA.

The ROI of Trade Compliance

247 Customs Broker

What is the return on investment (ROI) associated with trade compliance? If compliance is understood as the chance that company might have to pay a… The post The ROI of Trade Compliance appeared first on 24/7 Customs Broker News.

Compliance in the Cold Chain—Complicated but Imperative

Food Logistics

The safe handling of food in third-party logistics is an integral part of the operation. Today, 3PLs are using innovative technologies to do so. 3PL/4PL