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101 ways to cut freight costs and optimize transit times

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Introducing Logistics 101, a half-day seminar packed with proven tips, tools and techniques you can use to cut freight costs, optimize transit times and achieve air-tight compliance. In total, there are 101 recommendations on how to move freight more efficiently. That's right. 101. Here are just a few examples of what's covered:

  • Air Freight
  • Ocean Freight
  • Truck Freight
  • Customs Clearance
  • Export Reporting
  • Freight Routing (for better rates)
  • Freight Rate Trends
  • Shipment Status
  • Wood Packaging requirements
  • CN/CP Rail and Terminal Issues
  • INCO Terms (Terms of Sale)
  • Post 9-11 Security Issues
  • Insurance
  • Documentation Issues
  • Tracking & Tracing
  • AMPS issues
  • Advance Commercial Information (ACI)

Quick Tips

Tip #45 – Secure written quotations for all traffic lanes and pay careful attention to the validity dates – Understand the assessorial charges right from the start

Freight rates can change frequently – sometimes every 1-2 weeks. It is important to pay attention to the validity dates to ensure you have requested an updated rate at the time of your shipment.

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