Webinar Q&A: Comparing Cargo Security Programs Around the World

Posted by Ryan Gudovitz on Fri, Jun, 17 2016 @ 3:00 PM

This week, Amber Road’s Global Trade Academy broadcasted a webinar on Comparing Cargo Security Programs Around the World. Our presenter, Suzanne Richer from Amber Road, received several questions throughout the webinar and unfortunately did not have time to address them all during the live broadcast. We have compiled her answers into a Q&A document - here is a preview:

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Topics: Webinars, Global Trade Management, Supply Chain Visibility, Global Trade Academy, Trade Compliance, C-TPAT

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:

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

Comparing Cargo Security Programs Around the World

Posted by Ryan Gudovitz on Thu, Jun, 2 2016 @ 9:00 AM

Global Cargo Security Programs offer key advantages to the savvy international trade professional. From C-TPAT to AEO, J-AEO, C-AEO, PIP and NEEC, companies are challenged with aligning these programs, especially when requirements differ from one country to the next.

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Topics: Webinars, GTM Best Practices, Supply Chain Visibility, Global Supply Chain, Global Trade Academy, Trade Compliance, C-TPAT

[Webinar Q&A] New EU Union Customs Code - What's at Stake for US Companies?

Posted by Mollie Leon on Mon, May, 9 2016 @ 9:11 AM

In March, Amber Road broadcasted a webinar entitled New EU Union Customs Code - What's at Stake for US Companies? Our presenters, Marianne Rowden, President & CEO, AAEI and Arne Mielken, Senior Trade Specialist, Content (EU), Amber Road received several questions throughout the webinar that they were unable to address during the live broadcast. We have compiled the answers into a Q&A document – here is a preview:

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Topics: Webinars, Import Management, Export Management, Export Compliance

[Webinar Q&A] Union Customs Code - What You Now Need to Know

Posted by Mollie Leon on Tue, May, 3 2016 @ 9:13 AM

In March, Amber Road broadcasted the Union Customs Code - What You Now Need To Know webinar, which focused on an overview of the Union Customs Code from the European view. Our presenter, Arne Mielken, received several questions throughout the webinar, but 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:

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Topics: Webinars, Import Management, Export Management, Export Compliance

[Upcoming Webinar] Direct-to-Consumer Selling: What Are the Implications?

Posted by Ryan Gudovitz on Fri, Apr, 15 2016 @ 9:00 AM

Lured by the promise of bigger sales, better access to consumers, and even their ultimate survival, wholesale brands are seeking new strategies to circumvent retailers and reach their customers directly. Over the past few months, some prominent apparel and footwear brands have announced plans to expand their own retail stores in the United States and other major global markets. 

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Topics: Retail, Global Trade Management Software, Webinars, Global Trade Management, Global Supply Chain

Webinar Q&A - ACE-ing Technology: What You Need to Know to Meet CBP’s 2016 Single Window Mandate

Posted by Ty Bordner on Mon, Apr, 11 2016 @ 9:00 AM

On March 23rd, Amber Road in conjunction with American Shipper broadcasted a webinar entitled, ACE- ing Technology: What you need to know to meet CBP’s 2016 single window mandate. Our presenters, Ty Bordner and Suzanne Richer 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:

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Topics: Global Trade Management Software, Webinars, Import Management, Global Trade Management

[On-Demand Webinar] What You Need to Know to Meet CBP’s 2016 Single Window Mandate

Posted by Ryan Gudovitz on Fri, Mar, 11 2016 @ 9:30 AM

If you’re having trouble keeping pace with the rollout of U.S. Customs and Border Protection’s single window initiative rollout, you’re not alone. In early February, CBP announced a new implementation schedule for its Automated Commercial Environment (ACE), another delay in a program that is guaranteed to impact every U.S. importer.

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Topics: Webinars, Import Management, GTM Best Practices, Import Compliance, Trade Compliance

Webinar Q&A - Duty Drawback Modernization Legislation

Posted by Lisa Feroli on Thu, Mar, 10 2016 @ 1:16 PM

Earlier this month, Amber Road’s Global Trade Academy broadcasted a webinar Duty Drawback Modernization Legislation - Are You Prepared for the Changes Ahead? Our presenter, Brenda Sweetman, Vice President of C.J. Holt & Co., Inc., a company that specializes in full service duty drawback assistance, received several questions throughout the webinar. Unfortunately she did not have time to address them all during the live broadcast. We have compiled her answers into a Q&A document - here is a preview:

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Topics: Webinars, Duty Management, Global Trade Academy

New EU Union Customs Code - What's at Stake for US Companies?

Posted by Colleen Bush on Thu, Mar, 10 2016 @ 9:36 AM

Across the pond, European businesses are preparing for the EU Union Customs Code (UCC) to enter force on May 1, 2016. US companies exporting to the EU will also be directly impacted and need to understand how these changes will affect them.

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Topics: Webinars, Amber Road News, Export Management, Export Compliance