What Are Incoterms and How to Use Them Effectively

What Are Incoterms and How to Use Them Effectively

Incoterms®.  You know the word.  You understand that these commercial selling terms are important.  But there’s still that nagging feeling: Do I really understand them well enough? And, do I even need to? We can answer that last question. Yes, you need to be familiar...
Global Project Logistics: Does Your 3PL Have What it Takes?

Global Project Logistics: Does Your 3PL Have What it Takes?

Global project logistics assignments are just that – projects that require days and weeks of careful planning to move large, expensive equipment on a very precise time schedule. The requirements for the freight move are so complex that much can go wrong. The...
Building Airline ULDs: What You Need to Know

Building Airline ULDs: What You Need to Know

If you’re shipping air freight, your main concern is getting the freight where it needs to be, and fast. You’re not necessarily concerned about the equipment used and exactly how the freight moves from origin to destination. Truckers, forwarders and air carriers take...