Freight Forwarding Basics with Miles Varghese

The Logistics of Logistics

Freight Forwarding Basics with Miles Varghese. Miles Varghese and Joe Lynch review and discuss freight forwarding basics. Key Takeaways: Freight Forwarding Basics.

Freight Forwarding Catches Up with Sharm Chelliah

The Logistics of Logistics

Freight Forwarding Catches Up with Sharm Chelliah. Sharm Chelliah and Joe Lynch discuss the topic, “freight forwarding catches up” which refers to the recent technology advancements made in freight forwarding that has enabled it to offer a customer experience and visibility on par with tech-enabled 3PLs and freight brokers. Sharm Chelliah is a Global Account Executive at Flexport , a digital freight forwarder, and customs broker.

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Transforming the Shipper, Freight Forwarder Relationship with Sarah Barnes-Humphrey

The Logistics of Logistics

Transforming the Shipper, Freight Forwarder Relationship with Sarah Barnes-Humphrey. Sarah Barnes-Humphrey and Joe Lynch discuss transforming the shipper, freight forwarder relationship. Learn More About Transforming the Shipper, Freight Forwarder Relationship.

Traditional Vs Digital Freight Forwarders – What would you prefer?

20Cube Logistics

With all industries understanding its importance have moved ahead with digital and online platforms, the freight forwarders have also embraced the technology. Traditional freight forwarders. Digital freight forwarders.

Freight Forwarders: The Important Link of a Supply Chain Logistics

20Cube Logistics

Today, the freight forwarders are not just about pushing your consignment from one international destination to another, but it is how they fill the transportation gap by adding the specialized expertise along with adding transparency and complete control.

Flexport – moving beyond freight forwarding?

Supply Chain and Logistics

This article looking at Flexport now appeared recently under Cathy Morrow Roberson’s byline in The Loadstar. We enjoy hearing about what Flexport is doing now. But the idea that they are changing direction to become more like a 4PL is … Continue reading → entrepreneurship Logistics Service Management Supply Chains 3PLs innovation supply chains technology trade transportation

Freight forwarder consolidation continues

Logistics Management

Are rumors of yet more consolidation in the Freight Forwarding sector finally dying down? Not by a longshot, says Nick Bailey, head of research for the London-based consultancy Transport Intelligence

Freight Forwarders Say Digitization Will Benefit Industry

Material Handling and Logistics

The sector says technological innovation will have a positive impact on their business

THE CURRENT PROBLEM OF THE FREIGHT FORWARDING SECTOR

Logistics at MPEPS at UPV

I would like to share with you some actual information about the freight forwarding sector. From the financial crises of 2008, the shipping companies have maintained a very cheap price for the freight of containers, trying to fight against the economic recession.

5 Indications It Might Be Time to Switch Freight Forwarders

Dedola Global Logistics

Freight forwarding is a complex industry with a lot of moving parts. It’s essential to recognize the signs that you may need to find for a new freight forwarder to handle this significant part of your business before problems become insurmountable. Below are five warning signs that it may be time to find for a new freight forwarder. Is It Time to Switch Freight Forwarders? The freight forwarding industry can be unpredictable.

The Top 10 Freight Forwarding Best Practices for Small/Mid-Sized Freight Forwarders

Cerasis

Finding the easiest way to save money is not always as simple for the small or mid-sized freight forwarder. Shippers often select their forwarders based on brand power and market penetration. The practice is common in business, and no different in freight, for managers, in this case, a logistics manager, to pick a partner that.read More. Freight Freight Forwarding Best Practices

Rhenus announces BLG Freight Forwarding Sites Acquisition

Logistics Business Magazine

Rhenus Air & Ocean is consolidating its position in Germany with the planned takeover of the freight forwarding business of the logistics company, BLG International Forwarding GmbH & Co KG. Freight forwarding / 3PL & 4PL acquisition freight forwarding

5 Indications It Might Be Time to Switch Freight Forwarders

Dedola Global Logistics

Freight forwarding is a complex industry with a lot of moving parts. It’s essential to recognize the signs that you may need to find for a new freight forwarder to handle this significant part of your business before problems become insurmountable.

Dedola Offers Freight Forwarding Services In and Out of Europe

Dedola Global Logistics

Dedola Global Logistics offers a gateway to Europe with fast, reliable, door-to-door freight forwarding services. We are a high-touch freight forwarding solution, taking a white-glove, consultative approach to ensure that transporting goods in and out of Europe is a seamless process.

Freight Forwarders Says Digitization Will Benefit Industry

Material Handling and Logistics

The sector says technological innovation will have a positive impact on their business

Freight Forwarding Process Flow Chart

Trans Global Auto Logistics

Following the freight forwarding process flow chart used by Trans Global allows you to keep up with your cargo’s journey. At Trans Global, our freight forwarding process flow chart begins with the preparation of your shipment. Clearing customs is an integral part of any freight forwarding process flow chart. Our freight forwarders will receive the certificates of origin needed for the rest of the journey.

Air freight forwarders’ react to 2019 market issues

Logistics Trends and Insights

Our Freightwaves article looks at first quarter 2019 earnings of a few air freight forwarders. air freight Freight Forwarding Air Cargo airfreight freight forwarders

Logistics Plus acquires freight forwarder H.C. Bennett

DC Velocity

3PL to operate unit as its internal foreign principal agent (FPA) services department. Strategy

DAMCO Refines Freight Forwarding Products

Logistics Manager

Martin Ring, DAMCO Chief Operating Officer “Our business is iterative and we follow our customers’ evolution, bringing years of freight forwarding experience and close supplier relationships together,” said Groen-in’t-Woud. The Programme is part of the freight forwarder’s ongoing growth and development strategy, which will this month see DAMCO open a new UK Air Freight Facility at Heathrow. Freight Forwarding Damco

Rhenus expands again, buying BLG Logistics freight forwarding network

The LoadStar

Last month it was LOXX Group; this month Rhenus is further cementing is position in Europe with the acquisition of BLG Logistics Group’s freight forwarding sites. The post Rhenus expands again, buying BLG Logistics freight forwarding network appeared first on The Loadstar.

DAMCO Refines Freight Forwarding Products

Airfreight Logistics

Martin Ring, DAMCO Chief Operating Officer “Our business is iterative and we follow our customers’ evolution, bringing years of freight forwarding experience and close supplier relationships together,” said Groen-in’t-Woud. The Programme is part of the freight forwarder’s ongoing growth and development strategy, which will this month see DAMCO open a new UK Air Freight Facility at Heathrow. Freight Forwarding Damco

Incoterms: A Basic Guide to Freight Forwarders

LoGo

Understand the meaning of Incoterms and see the most used ones among freight forwarders. O post Incoterms: A Basic Guide to Freight Forwarders apareceu primeiro em Blog LoGo. Logistics

Three Essentials to Look for in Your Freight Forwarder Software

Magaya

Whether you’re new to the freight forwarding industry or you’ve been in this line of business for a long time, it’s easy to marvel at how the industry has evolved in recent years. In this article, we share practical guidelines for choosing freight forwarding software.

A Metamorphosis or Imaginary: What Exactly is Digital Freight Forwarding?

Logistics Trends and Insights

In the meantime, check out our commentary piece on digital freight forwarding, something I’ve (Cathy) struggled to define for quite some time. Digital Freight Forwarding Digital forwarder freight forwardingWe’re happy to announce a partnership with The Loadstar in which we’ll be writing a regular column on logistics tech service offerings. Super excited about this so stay tuned for the first one.

How to Become a Freight Forwarder

Cerasis

Cerasis is not a freight forwarder, but technically a freight broker/transportation intermediary who specializes in North American Transportation Mangement primarily for less than truckload shipping, truckload, and small package. Cerasis does work with many freight forwarders who import into the US and need trucks to move from the port inland. Thinking about entering the freight movers field? Let’s get you started on how to become a freight forwarder.

What Small-to-Medium Size Businesses Should Know When Choosing A Freight Forwarder

Dedola Global Logistics

What Small-to-Medium Size Businesses Should Know When Choosing A Freight Forwarder. International freight forwarding has evolved a bit in the last couple years. Starting in January 2018, these tariffs have changed the way the freight industry operates.

Top 25 Freight Forwarders: Coping with the great unknowns

Logistics Management

When discussing the current state of freight forwarding, industry analysts say we might as well table the merger and acquisition talk that dominated 2019.

Global trade declines, but freight forwarders experience mixed fortunes

The LoadStar

year-on-year contraction in air and sea freight forwarding volumes in the first half of the year. According to new analysis by supply chain consultancy Transport Intelligence (Ti), the air freight sector bore the brunt of the declines, with the global market.

Xpediator sees freight forwarding volumes boost

247 Customs Broker

The 3PL said growth had been driven by a… The post Xpediator sees freight forwarding volumes boost appeared first on 24/7 Customs Broker News. Trading at Xpediator has recovered to “historic levels” despite Coronavirus pandemic, the 3PL has told investors.

Top Trends in Freight Forwarder Digitization

Freightos

What does the oldest company on the top ten global technology companies have to do with freight? Here’s What This Has To Do With Freight. The transformation of a tech giant and the freight industry’s current process of digitization share some key principles: whether selling AI tools and consulting or freight, the ability to adopt new technologies by listening to what customers want can be key to any transformation. This trend moved forward in exciting ways in 2019.

The Significance of Two Bills (of lading) in Freight Forwarding

20Cube Logistics

The most significant document in sea freight is the Bill of Lading, which quantifies the details of the cargo being shipped. HBL is issued by the NVOCC (Non-Vessel Operating Common Carrier) or the freight forwarder to the buyer or seller of the consignment. The consignee will generally be the agent, NVOCC, or a freight forwarder. Freight forwarder. On a pre-printed form of a freight forwarder company’s bill of lading.

The Freight Forwarder’s Guide to LAX

Dedola Global Logistics

The Freight Forwarder’s Guide to LAX. If you are an importer who regularly brings goods in through the Los Angeles/Long Beach ports, you may have used air freight services through Los Angeles International Airport, better known as LAX.

Uber Freight Europe acquired by German freight forwarder

247 Customs Broker

Berlin-based freight forwarder Sennder has acquired Uber’s European freight business. 3rd Party Logistics Features Freight Forwarding Logistics Uber customs broker customs clearance freight imports logistics shipping

DAMCO Refines Freight Forwarding Products

247 Customs Broker

All products offer full track… The post DAMCO Refines Freight Forwarding Products appeared first on 24/7 Customs Broker News. 3PL Damco Features Freight Forwarding customs broker customs clearance freight imports logistics shippingDAMCO recently announced that they have refined their product portfolio with three services now branded as Air/Ocean Standard, Plus, and Customized.

Consultant Insight: Freight forwarders and PPE demand

247 Customs Broker

Then the COVID-19 crisis… The post Consultant Insight: Freight forwarders and PPE demand appeared first on 24/7 Customs Broker News. All Posts C.H.Robinson Carousel Cathy Roberson CFC coronavirus Daily Post 1 Daily Post 3 freight forwarder Freight Forwarders Logistics PPE Premium Subscription Stakeholders trade customs broker customs clearance freight imports logistics shipping