Webinar Q&A: Framing the Total Landed Cost Picture

Posted by Suzanne Richer on Fri, Jul, 15 2016 @ 1:43 PM

On June 21st, Amber Road in conjunction with American Shipper broadcasted a webinar entitled, Framing the Total Landed Cost Picture. Our presenters, Suzanne Richer and Phanibhushan Reddy from Amber Road, received several questions throughout the webinar, but unfortunately we did not have time to address them all during the live broadcast. We have compiled their answers into a Q&A document - here is a preview:

Read More

Topics: Landed Cost Calculation, Duty Management, Foreign-Trade Zones, Trade Agreements

Total Landed Cost Calculation - Part 5

Posted by Mollie Leon on Thu, Jun, 23 2016 @ 9:07 AM

In a previous webinar, Amber Road discussed why for today’s companies, a landed cost management capability is not only important, but essential.

We have transcribed the webinar to explain landed costs in more detail.  If you would like to watch the archived presentation, please click here.

If you would like to read Part 4, please click here.

Read More

Topics: Landed Cost Calculation, Global Sourcing, Import Management

Total Landed Cost Calculation - Part 4

Posted by Mollie Leon on Tue, Jun, 21 2016 @ 8:23 AM

In a previous webinar, Amber Road discussed why for today’s companies, a landed cost management capability is not only important, but essential.

We have transcribed the webinar to explain landed costs in more detail.  If you would like to watch the archived presentation, please click here.

If you would like to read Part 3, please click here.

Read More

Topics: Landed Cost Calculation, Global Sourcing, Import Management

Total Landed Cost Calculation - Part 3

Posted by Mollie Leon on Thu, Jun, 16 2016 @ 9:15 AM

In a previous webinar, Amber Road discussed why for today’s companies, a landed cost management capability is not only important, but essential.

We have transcribed the webinar to explain landed costs in more detail.  If you would like to watch the archived presentation, please click here.

If you would like to read Part 2, please click here.

Read More

Topics: Landed Cost Calculation, Global Sourcing, Import Management

Total Landed Cost Calculation - Part 2

Posted by Mollie Leon on Tue, Jun, 14 2016 @ 1:49 PM

In a previous webinar, Amber Road discussed why for today’s companies, a landed cost management capability is not only important, but essential.

We have transcribed the webinar to explain landed costs in more detail.  If you would like to watch the archived presentation, please click here.

If you would like to read Part 1, please click here.

Read More

Topics: Landed Cost Calculation, Global Sourcing, Import Management

A Duty to Save: Avoiding Missed Opportunities in Duty Management

Posted by Ryan Gudovitz on Tue, Jun, 14 2016 @ 9:00 AM

Most global shippers know that free trade agreements (FTAs) and foreign trade zones (FTZs) are important duty management tools. But according to American Shipper research, only a fraction are fully utilizing these duty reduction vehicles. As discussions progress on sweeping trade pacts involving Asia, South America and Europe, it’s more important than ever to ensure you’re not leaving opportunities on the table.

Read More

Topics: Landed Cost Calculation, Duty Management, Global Trade Management, Foreign-Trade Zones, Trade Agreements

Total Landed Cost Calculation - Part 1

Posted by Mollie Leon on Thu, Jun, 9 2016 @ 8:00 AM

In a previous webinar, Amber Road discussed why for today’s companies, a landed cost management capability is not only important, but essential.

We have transcribed the webinar to explain landed costs in more detail.  If you would like to watch the archived presentation, please click here.

This webinar was presented by Nick Boland, Director of Business Solutions at Amber
Road.

Read More

Topics: Landed Cost Calculation, Global Sourcing, Import Management

On-Demand Webinar - Framing the Total Landed Cost Picture

Posted by Ryan Gudovitz on Wed, Jun, 8 2016 @ 10:00 AM

Shippers have long desired a true understanding of their total landed costs from sourcing to distribution. But a key part of that picture is knowing the duties their goods are subject to, and ways to reduce those duties.

Duty management strategies can vary by industry, with supply chain decisions impacting sourcing, or sourcing decisions impacting supply chain. An effective duty management strategy must evaluate the free trade agreement and foreign trade zone opportunities available depending on the goods being shipped – and technology is crucial in this evaluation process. Automated duty management is a crucial component of any total landed cost calculation.

During this webinar, industry experts explore ways shippers can build expertise in duty management to round out their total landed cost picture, with a high level look at total landed cost initiatives and a deeper look at how to better leverage FTAs and FTZs.

Highlights include:

Read More

Topics: Webinars, Landed Cost Calculation, Global Sourcing, Duty Management, Global Trade Management

[Aberdeen Group Report] Leveraging Global Trade Management for Frictionless eCommerce

Posted by Ryan Gudovitz on Tue, Apr, 12 2016 @ 9:00 AM

As globalization continues to cause the world to "shrink" and eCommerce rapidly spreads into every retail category, the requirements to source and manage a global supply chain also increase. Whether as part of its strategic direction or in order to keep up with the competition, there are few companies that do not have some type of eCommerce presence.

Read More

Topics: Global Trade Management Software, Landed Cost Calculation, Global Trade Content, Transportation Management, Global Trade Management, Supply Chain Visibility, Restricted Party Screening, Global Supply Chain, Trade Compliance

Navigating the World of Parcel Shipping: Webinar Q&A

Posted by Kelsey Barker on Wed, Dec, 2 2015 @ 2:02 PM

Last month, SupplyChainBrain broadcasted a webinar on Navigating The World of Parcel Shipping: Integrating Visibility and Compliance into eCommerce. Dave Albanese, Director of Solutions Consulting at Amber Road, and Dave Vannoy, Senior Vice President at ProcessWeaver, explored how global enterprises consolidate and optimize their international parcel shipments.

Read More

Topics: Landed Cost Calculation, Import Management, Transportation Management, Supply Chain Visibility, Import Compliance