Video – NCR Achieves Success with Supply Chain Visibility Software

Posted by Paris Riley

In a new video from Amber Road, NCR Corporation’s Josh Skeen, Senior Director of Global Logistics, sits down to discuss the many benefits NCR has experienced since implementing Amber Road.

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Topics: Landed Cost Calculation, Supply Chain Visibility

The India Goods & Services Tax

Posted by Nick Boland

A couple of months ago, we reported in our blog that India’s comprehensive dual Goods and Services Tax (GST) would become a reality on July 1, 2017. Hailed as India’s biggest tax reform, the new program is now in full effect and has replaced the complex multiple indirect tax structure.

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Topics: Landed Cost Calculation, Global Knowledge

Amber Road is “En Marche!” with French Taxes

Posted by Arne Mielken

On May 14, 2017, the French Republic elected the youngest president of its history, Emmanuel Macron, who promised to reform the country and better prepare it for 21st century challenges. This is a big deal for the global trading community and the EU because France has the world's sixth largest economy by IMF estimates and the tenth largest economy by Purchasing Power Parity figures. It is the third largest economy in Europe.

In the wake of this historic election, there is one particular French trade aspect to consider and whether it’s ripe for reform: the peculiar French indirect taxes. Sure, France may have done away with their king a while ago, but some say France is still the King of Indirect Taxes!

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Topics: Landed Cost Calculation, Duty Management

Webinar Q&A: Framing the Total Landed Cost Picture

Posted by Suzanne Richer

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:

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

Total Landed Cost Calculation - Part 5

Posted by Mollie Leon

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.

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Topics: Landed Cost Calculation, Global Sourcing, Import Management

Total Landed Cost Calculation - Part 4

Posted by Mollie Leon

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.

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Topics: Landed Cost Calculation, Global Sourcing, Import Management

Total Landed Cost Calculation - Part 3

Posted by Mollie Leon

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.

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Topics: Landed Cost Calculation, Global Sourcing, Import Management

Total Landed Cost Calculation - Part 2

Posted by Mollie Leon

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.

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Topics: Landed Cost Calculation, Global Sourcing, Import Management

A Duty to Save: Avoiding Missed Opportunities in Duty Management

Posted by Ryan Gudovitz

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.

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

Total Landed Cost Calculation - Part 1

Posted by Mollie Leon

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.

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Topics: Landed Cost Calculation, Global Sourcing, Import Management