How DICK’s Sporting Goods Handles Responsible Sourcing

Posted by Julia Gorman

DICK's Sporting Goods is an omni-channel powerhouse that operates in over 645 locations in the U.S. As a producer and retailer of high-quality products, DICK’s is committed to working with trustworthy parties to ensure compliance across all product safety laws.

Read More

Topics: Webinars

Webinar: C-TPAT, Trusted Trader and Block-Chain

Posted by Julia Gorman

Every year, industry professionals gather to discuss updates and forecasted changes to the Customs-Trade Partnership Against Terrorism, better known as the C-TPAT. As a segment of the U.S. Customs and Border Protection’s cargo enforcement strategy, it is important that players in the trade community maintain up-to-date knowledge of the C-TPAT program.

Read More

Topics: Webinars, Global Trade Academy

Did You Miss the AAEI Annual Conference? Catch Our Key Takeaways!

Posted by Julia Gorman

Were you unable to make it to the 2017 AAEI Annual Conference in Austin, Texas? Or maybe you did attend but you would like to review the themes and updates discussed in the show? Either way, we have you covered!

Read More

Topics: Webinars, Events, Global Trade Academy

Webinar: Trade Defense Measures & the EU’s Use of Anti-Dumping Duties

Posted by Julia Gorman

The subject of antidumping and countervailing duties can be very intimidating for most businesses involved in international trade. Therefore, it’s important to understand the background behind these unfair trade practices and how governments defend against them.

Read More

Topics: Webinars, Import Compliance, Global Trade Academy

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

Posted by Ryan Gudovitz

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:

Read More

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

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

Comparing Cargo Security Programs Around the World

Posted by Ryan Gudovitz

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.

Read More

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

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:

Read More

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

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

Posted by Mollie Leon

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:

Read More

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

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

Posted by Ryan Gudovitz

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. 

Read More

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