Summer Hours = Happy Supply Chain Employees

Posted by Emily Thornton on Thu, May, 26 2011 @ 1:52 PM

Are you looking for quality employees to staff your supply chain department? You may have better luck if you can offer summer hours, according to a survey conducted by LifeWork Search, a search and recruitment organization that specializes in supply chain planning and procurement.

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Topics: Global Trade Compliance, Supply Chain Visibility

Connect with Trade Agreements!

Posted by Annika Helmrich on Sun, Mar, 14 2010 @ 6:0 AM

As a blog reader, you're already ahead of the game when you're keeping up with trade agreement news. But did you know about these channels of networking and sharing news with your colleagues?

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Topics: social networking, Twitter, resources, Global Trade Compliance, Trade Agreements

Fiesta Gas Grills Keeps on Cooking with Supply Chain Visibility

Posted by Annika Helmrich on Wed, Jan, 13 2010 @ 10:43 AM

Leading Manufacturer Streamlines Inbound Supply Chain to Efficiently Manage Growth

EAST RUTHERFORD, NJ, January 13, 2010 --

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Topics: software, Global Trade Compliance, Management Dynamics, Supply Chain Visibility

Global Sourcing in 2010

Posted by Annika Helmrich on Thu, Dec, 17 2009 @ 8:21 AM

The Panjiva Blog has a 2010 outlook article on global sourcing. Among their predictions for the coming year:

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Topics: Risk Management, Global Trade Compliance, customs compliance, Sourcing Optimization, Trade Agreements

Global Trade Management News

Posted by Annika Helmrich on Fri, Dec, 4 2009 @ 9:13 AM

Check out these recent articles that feature interviews with Management Dynamics’ executives regarding various topics related to global trade management, trade agreements, and supply chain management:

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Journal of Commerce: Technology’s Survival Kit
September 1, 2009
Nathan Pieri discusses how the Global Trade Management providers have thrived during the recession magnifying the importance of controlling supply chain costs.

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Topics: global trade news, GTM news, global trade management news, Global Trade Compliance, Trade Agreements

Regulatory Update (Europe)

Posted by Caroline Brown on Tue, Oct, 27 2009 @ 5:37 AM

The EU has updated Tariff rate quotas pertaining to the import quotas of rice. The following HTS chapter is affected: 10.

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Topics: Global Trade Compliance, Trade Regulatory Content

Upcoming International Trade Compliance Seminar

Posted by Caroline Brown on Thu, Sep, 24 2009 @ 10:46 AM

The Life Sciences Summit on International Trade Compliance is coming up soon.

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Topics: trade compliance conferences, Global Trade Compliance, customs compliance, trade compliance seminars, delete

Bribes & Handbags: Bourke Convicted of Violating FCPA

Posted by Caroline Brown on Fri, Jul, 10 2009 @ 10:22 AM

Frederic Bourke, namesake of handbag company Dooney & Bourke, was found guilty today by a US jury of violating the US Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (commonly called FCPA).

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Topics: trade violations, Global Trade Compliance, customs compliance

Global Trade Alert

Posted by Caroline Brown on Wed, Jul, 1 2009 @ 9:54 AM

The Global Trade Alert is a great tool to get updates on all the latest trade news - around the globe. Their tagline is "Independent monitoring of policies that affect world trade" and that pretty much sums it all up. They cover import regulations, export regulations, new tariffs and duties, free trade agreements, licenses, and much more.

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Japanese Trade Compliance

Posted by Caroline Brown on Wed, Jul, 1 2009 @ 9:3 AM

Recently I discovered the blog "Global Trade Compliance: International Trade compliance news and update for Japan, US ,and other countries." As a US-based trade compliance blogger I find it interesting to see the news from the Asia Pacific region. A lot of global trade news is focused on the US and EU, as well as India and China, so it's nice to see another perspective.

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Topics: Global Trade Compliance, japan trade compliance, delete