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How to Keep your Import Data Confidential

Protect your Import Data Information How to avoid your competitors from learning about your international business. Avoid sales calls too! Did you know that your confidential ocean import and export bill of lading manifest information is available for review?  There are companies that actually data […]


ACE Record keeping

  On January 28, 2016 U.S. Customs and Border Protection issued long-awaited guidance on recordkeeping in the ACE environment.  The guidance simply states that importers must retain data that was transmitted on their behalf.  This does not necessarily mean keeping the 7501 or 3461 paper forms […]

Truckload Carrier Index

Truckload Carrier Index U.S. truckload carriers are warning shippers the rate pressure hat will likely happen in the second half of this year. The quarterly index fell from a reading of 90.4 in the third quarter to 88.2 according to JOC Truckload Capacity Index. This was the […]

Track a Shipment and Historical Data Portal

    We have recently made some IT changes that affect our Track a Shipment and Historical Data Portal. To view, please visit our website Please note if you have currently saved the link as a “favorite,” you will need to do so again.    […]

Which TMS is right for you?

Fewer than 1 in 3 shippers has some sort of transportation management system (TMS) in place.  With a world full of data and capabilities of analyzing that information, it is advisable that all shippers have some sort of TMS structure, whether it be in-house, on […]