WHITEPAPERS

Research aimed at helping you navigate the challenges of global trade and transportation.

INTEGRATED SHIPPING SOLUTIONS FOR UNIVERSITIES

Heightened security concerns around sensitive technology and research makes trade compliance crucial for universities. However, export compliance alone is not enough. They also need to standardize shipping procedures, control costs, audit and reconcile their shipping invoices, and drive efficiencies across research chains and the institution as a whole.

DESKTOP SHIPPING FOR UNIVERSITIES

Many universities ship parcels on an ad hoc basis and have a poor understanding of their parcel spend. Different schools and administrative units may have their own procedures, shipping data is fragmented, and many universities do not track shipping costs. In this white paper we look at desktop shipping for universities and how standardizing shipping procedures can reduce costs and increase efficiencies.

DESKTOP NON PRODUCTION SHIPPING

Desktop shipping, also known as non-production shipping, is the biggest source of “maverick” spending associated with transportation. In this white paper we examine the benefits of standardizing desktop shipping.

FREE TRADE AGREEMENTS INCREASE YOUR BOTTOM LINE

Free trade agreements give global shippers a competitive advantage, but compliance with FTAs is complex and time-consuming. In this white paper we look at the return on investment of automating FTA compliance.

TAKE CONTROL OF YOUR ASSESSORIAL CHARGES

Accessorial charges add up quickly and these supplementary costs can send your transportation spend soaring. In this white paper we look at strategies to control these costs.

HOW TO DO INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS

Any company that trades globally knows the importance of compliance. However it is fair to say that not all companies are equal when it comes to mitigating risks. In this white paper, we discuss due diligence and how software solutions can help companies navigate increasingly complex trade regulations.

TRANSPORTATION MANAGEMENT & THE CLOUD

Learn how cloud deployment positively impacts transportation execution and logistics.

BEST PRACTICES IN TRANSPORTATION MANAGEMENT

In this leadership white paper for the global manufacturing industry, we look at the strategies employed by visionary enterprises to manage their global supply chains profitably and responsibly.

E-COMMERCE FOR RETAILERS

The growth of online shopping presents considerable challenges for retailers. Here we offer an in-depth examination of retail e-commerce, including global trends, strategies for cutting costs and the importance of reverse logistics.

SHIPPING & LOGISTICS: HIDDEN OPPORTUNITIES FOR THE FINANCIAL INDUSTRY

Shipping and logistics represent a significant overhead for enterprises, including banks and financial houses. Getting this part of the business right not only offers significant savings, but improved efficiencies that result in better customer service and operational speed as well as ease of regulatory compliance.

MULTI CARRIER PARCEL SHIPPING

Learn how a multi carrier shipping solution can allow you to standardize your shipping processes and control costs, while benefiting from flexibility and choice.