Global Trade Academy Certification – Certified Classification Specialist

Posted by Nick Fabretti on Fri, Apr, 21 2017 @ 10:10 AM

Accurately classifying products is an absolute necessity, yet one of the most difficult tasks corporations face today. Organizations need to train key personnel on a systematic approach to properly classify all product lines.

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Topics: Global Trade Academy

Kick Start Your eVOLVE Experience & Become an Expert

Posted by Nick Fabretti on Mon, Mar, 20 2017 @ 4:46 PM

Attention all Amber Road customers! Are you on the fence about registering for eVOLVE? Our Global Trade Academy pre-conference workshops might be your deciding factor. We are excited to offer four top-rated courses, handpicked with our customers in mind.

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Topics: Global Trade Academy

Global Trade Academy Certification - Export Controls Specialist

Posted by Nick Fabretti on Fri, Mar, 17 2017 @ 1:45 PM

Are you ready to advance your career and help your organization become export compliant? 

Amber Road's Global Trade Academy's Export Controls Specialist™ course (EXCS™) provides the highest professional standards when it comes to the knowledge associated with the regulatory environment of United States export controls, including the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) and the Export Administration Regulations (EAR).

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Topics: Global Trade Academy

Made in America, Buy America, or Buy American: Qualify Your Goods and Increase Sales

Posted by Nick Fabretti on Fri, Mar, 10 2017 @ 1:25 PM

Are you missing out on sales to current and developing markets? Qualifying your goods as Made in America requires attention to detail and the ability to create an audit trail, resulting in more opportunities to grab market share!
 

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Topics: Global Trade Academy

Handling PSC, PD or Voluntary Disclosures as Part of Your Self-Testing Plan

Posted by Nick Fabretti on Thu, Feb, 16 2017 @ 11:13 AM

Today’s compliance leaders must integrate self-testing programs into their export and import processes. A self-testing program is the basis of the Importer Self-Assessment (ISA) and is an excellent tool for firms not participating in ISA.  

Self-testing programs begin with a risk model specific to the firm and may mitigate penalties from Customs and Border Protection (CBP) when properly implemented and updated.

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Topics: Global Trade Academy

e-Commerce Impacts Global Trade: 2017 AAEI e-Commerce Benchmark Report

Posted by Nick Fabretti on Wed, Feb, 8 2017 @ 1:23 PM

e-Commerce has revolutionized business-to-consumer sales, resulting in a newly empowered consumer – one with higher expectations for the retail shopping experience. For organizations to stay ahead of the curve that is e-commerce, primary gaps must be addressed with a combination of technology, trade compliance knowledge, and automation.

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Topics: Global Trade Management

Dialing Into the Supplier Network

Posted by Nick Fabretti on Mon, Jan, 30 2017 @ 10:45 AM

Expanding supplier bases and stretching out supply chains have increased the pressure to roll-out a supply network with leading supplier management and global sourcing tools.

This is critical for product innovation, product quality management, facility compliance, and reduced order cycles and cost – with just a single global transaction. In short, automate all the way upstream to the source.

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Topics: Supplier Management

AAEI Western Regional Seminar: e-Commerce Takes the Wheel as the New Driver in Retail

Posted by Nick Fabretti on Tue, Jan, 17 2017 @ 3:30 PM

The runaway train of e-commerce continues to gain momentum as we begin 2017. But this growth has been no surprise to retailers, both domestic and international. e-commerce has revolutionized business-to-consumer sales resulting in a newly empowered consumer – one with higher expectations for the retail shopping experience.

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Missing the CBP Trade Symposium? We Have You Covered!

Posted by Nick Fabretti on Fri, Dec, 2 2016 @ 9:53 AM

Are you unable to make it to this year’s U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) Trade Symposium in Arlington, VA? Or will you make it to Arlington, but would like a review of the themes and updates from the event?

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Topics: Import Management, Import Compliance

Webinar Q&A: Customs Valuation Essentials for Importing

Posted by Nick Fabretti on Fri, Nov, 11 2016 @ 11:11 AM

Last month, Amber Road's Global Trade Academy broadcasted a webinar Customs Valuation Essentials for Importing. Our presenter, Robin Grover, Consultant at Amber Road’s Trade Advisory Practice received several questions throughout the webinar. Unfortunately, he did not have time to address them all during the live broadcast. We have compiled his answers into a Q&A document - here is a preview:

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Topics: Import Management, Global Trade Academy