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Supply Chain, Trucking

Understanding Fuel Surcharges In Freight Shipping
By Point To Point on June 26, 2019

No matter what type of shipping option you use, there’s one fact everyone learns pretty quickly – fuel surcharges can add up in a hurry.

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Industry News, Supply Chain, Trucking

Looking Ahead in 2019: Truckload Trends To Be Aware Of
By Point To Point on June 17, 2019

We’re well into 2019, and several trends have emerged that shippers should keep an eye on as the year progresses. Overall, there’s great...

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International, Supply Chain

3 Years Later: The Impact of the Panama Canal Expansion on Supply Chains
By Point To Point on May 28, 2019

On June 26, 2016, the expanded Panama Canal was opened. At the time, there was fanfare a’plenty, with the Panama Canal Authority’s public...

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Supply Chain, Freight Handling

5 Tips For Properly Packaging LTL Shipments
By Point To Point on May 15, 2019

The LTL shipping industry is busier than ever. As a result, space within trucks is also tighter than ever before. This places added responsibility...

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International, Supply Chain, Tariffs

International Market Update: China Raises Duties on U.S. Exports
By Point To Point on May 14, 2019

China has responded to the latest round of 25% tariff increases the United Sates has imposed on their goods as they enter the US. In response to...

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International, Supply Chain, Tariffs

International Market Update: Sec. 301 Duties Increasing On Friday, May 10
By Point To Point on May 8, 2019

In the face of massive uncertainty on the status of the US/China trade negotiations, importers should be aware that the duty rate for List 3...

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International, Supply Chain, Tariffs

International Market Update: 3rd Round of Section 301 List 1 Product Exclusions
By Point To Point on April 23, 2019

The office of the United States Trade Representative has released a new and updated listing of products that are now excluded from coverage under...

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Supply Chain, Retail, Freight Handling

5 Tips For a Successful Residential Delivery
By Point To Point on April 17, 2019

The demand for final mile and white glove delivery services is rapidly growing for large and heavy products that aren't suitable for parcel...

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International, Industry News, Supply Chain

Prepare For Freight Delays At The U.S. & Mexico Border
By Point To Point on April 1, 2019

Updates Aug. 5: On August 4th, President Trump backed off the threat to shut down points of entry along the U.S. and Mexico border. However, the...

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Supply Chain, Retail

Walmart OTIF Compliance: 2019 Guide To Improve Shipping Performance
By Point To Point on March 19, 2019

Walmart maintains one of the most complex supply chains. It is also one of the most efficient. To keep its shelves stocked and customers happy,...

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