Is the Mid-Market Ready to Increase Exports? Our Survey Results

Posted by Colleen Bush on Aug 30, 2016 2:33:33 PM

Amber Road conducted a survey of nearly 150 mid-market companies to better understand their export compliance challenges and the extent to which they are performing compliance checks today.

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Topics: Export Management, Product Classification, Export Compliance, Restricted Party Screening

Building an Export Compliance Program

Posted by Colleen Bush on Aug 15, 2016 3:22:32 PM

The mandatory checks and balances for export compliance are fairly standard, and most global US corporations are aware of them. However, only 62% of exporters surveyed in a study by Amber Road actually have a full export compliance program (ECP) in place. This leaves many organizations vulnerable and at risk of noncompliance. Penalties and fines have been on the rise and all organizations, large and small, are susceptible to committing infractions when not exercising due diligence. 

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Topics: Export Management, Export Compliance, Restricted Party Screening

[Webinar Q&A] Export Compliance Webinar Series Part 2: Product Classification and Transactional Screening

Posted by LizAnn Nealing on Mar 11, 2016 11:41:45 AM

In October, Amber Road broadcasted part two of a two part webinar series entitled Export Compliance Webinar Series Part 2: Product Classification and Transactional Screening. Our presenters, Scott Lewis and Steve Keighley, both of 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: Export Management, Product Classification, Export Compliance, Order and Shipment Visibility

[Webinar Q&A] Export Compliance Webinar Series Part 1: Restricted Party Screening

Posted by LizAnn Nealing on Nov 25, 2015 9:00:00 AM

In September, Amber Road broadcasted part one of a two part webinar series entitled, Export Compliance Webinar Series Part 1: Restricted Party Screening. Our presenters, Scott Lewis and Scott Parker, both of Amber Road, received several questions throughout the webinar that they were unable to address during the live broadcast. We have compiled their answers into a Q&A document – here is a preview.

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Topics: Export Management, Export Compliance

[Webinar] Best Practices for Automating Your Company’s Restricted Party Screening Process

Posted by LizAnn Nealing on Nov 24, 2015 9:00:00 AM

Is your company still manually screening restricted party lists? What happens if you make a mistake, or if someone is added to a list after you perform the screen?  Your company can face significant fines, and even risk losing its export privileges. Incorporating automated, persistent screening into your export compliance program can help ensure your company’s compliance with U.S. export laws and trade regulations.

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Topics: Export Management, Export Compliance

Export Violation: BIS Denies Privileges to Multiple Entities for Attempted Exports to Syria

Posted by LizAnn Nealing on Oct 23, 2015 11:53:16 AM

Two people and three companies that conspired to illegally ship web monitoring and controlling equipment to Syria were denied export privileges by the Bureau of Industry and Security (BIS) last month. The items in question are controlled by the Commerce Department for security and anti-terrorism purposes.

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Topics: Export Compliance, Export Violations

Last Chance to Register for Tomorrow’s Product Classification and Transactional Screening Webinar!

Posted by LizAnn Nealing on Oct 5, 2015 1:57:47 PM

Today is your last chance to register for part 2 of our Export Compliance Webinar Series, which will take place tomorrow, October 6 at 2pm EDT. During this webinar we will focus on the Product Classification and Transactional Screening capabilities available in Export On-Demand. We will show you how the solution can help your company maintain its own product classification database, and then utilize that information to easily process an order, create pre-mapped shipping documents, and file with the U.S. Census Bureau’s Automated Export System (AES).

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Topics: Product Classification, Export Compliance

Take Our Export Compliance Readiness Survey for a Starbucks Gift Card

Posted by LizAnn Nealing on Sep 3, 2015 2:30:00 PM

Export compliance is an important part of doing business – especially when the penalties for non-compliance can be so steep. In fact, an individual can face up to 10 years in prison and a $250,000 fine per violation if convicted. What are you doing to ensure your export compliance program is up to par?

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Topics: Export Management, Export Compliance

Webinar Q&A: Developing an Effective Export Compliance Strategy and Audit Process to Reduce Risk

Posted by LizAnn Nealing on Jul 2, 2015 2:43:10 PM

In May, Amber Road, in conjunction with Compliance Week, broadcasted a webinar on Developing an Effective Export Compliance Strategy and Audit Process to Reduce Risk. Our presenters, Suzanne Richer and Scott Lewis, both of Amber Road, received several questions throughout the webinar that they were unable to address during the live broadcast. We have compiled their answers into a Q&A document – here is a preview.

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Topics: Export Management, Export Compliance

Last Chance! Register for Tomorrow’s Export Compliance Webinar

Posted by LizAnn Nealing on May 20, 2015 3:29:38 PM

Have you registered yet for tomorrow’s webinar on developing an effective export compliance strategy? In this free webinar, Compliance Week and Amber Road will dig a little deeper into export risks – and how to avoid them. Attendees will learn how to manage export audit processes for continuous improvement and risk reduction. Key topics will include:

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Topics: Export Management, Export Compliance