Monthly Archives: April 2015

Tools of the Trade: Outsourced Freight Audit and Pay Services

In 2014, my company spent over $20 million in logistics services (transportation, customs services, etc.). Those charges were billed to us on over 50,000 invoices! How do we audit all of those invoices?!?! Those costs and invoices represent services ranging … Continue reading

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A Lineage of Logistics

17 Battery Place in New York City. How many people know the exact work address of their father? Or their grandfather? I do. Up until a few years ago, 17 Battery Place was the epicenter of freight forwarding and international … Continue reading

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Logistics from Long Ago: The Hanseatic League

The European Union, NAFTA and the WTO are examples of trade agreements that we work with on a daily basis today. These agreements facilitate trade between its members and, typically, provide mutual benefits for all member-states. Long before these multinational … Continue reading

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