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APL Logistics Supports Wal-Mart Online Sales in Mexico

APL Logistics has launched an online sales channel for Wal-Mart in Mexico. The new solution, which comprises a warehouse management system, integrates with the retailer’s new online shopping site and enables same-day order fulfillment and next-day delivery. Through the partnership, … Continue reading

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Logistics Industry Works Together to Help People Get Into Logistics

The Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport (CILT), through Aspire its careers foundation, is pleased to join with other logistics organisations and The Prince’s Trust to launch the Get into Logistics work experience programmes, which will be run across the … Continue reading

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Hazardous Materials Transportation

Hazardous Materials Transportation Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration Resource and Payment Page Offers an electronic payment system used for purchasing materials, submitting registration fees, and paying civil fines and penalties. Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Publications and Reports Provides … Continue reading

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Strategies for Small Business Shipping

Strategies for Small Business Shipping If you’re not shipping hundreds of packages a day that total thousands of pounds, it is probably safe to say that you are a “small business shipper.” These can range from a person selling a … Continue reading

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Chinese shipping companies switching to RMB for transactions

SINGAPORE: More Chinese shipping companies are asking for renminbi (RMB) to be used as the settlement currency for shipping freight rates. The shipping sector is seeing growing usage of the Chinese currency. To help Chinese shippers manage their exposure, major … Continue reading

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Pack Your Presents Like a Pro

Pack Your Presents Like a Pro Pick the right-size box. The more a piece can move, the more likely it is to break. And don’t over fill; if you do, the contents are likely to bust out before reaching their … Continue reading

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7 tips for shipping holiday gifts with ease

The boxes. The bubble wrap. The packing peanuts. The uncooperative roll of tape. Shipping gifts at this time of year can be a colossal pain in the neck – not to mention a pain in the pocketbook. Are there tricks … Continue reading

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Shipping Heavy Freight During the Peak of the Season

Logistics Provider Offers Expert Advice on B2B Shipping During the Peak of the Season For Heavy Freight Shippers Be Smart About Pallets Pallets, when not packed and wrapped with care, can become a shipping nightmare. Fortunately, it’s easy to avoid … Continue reading

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Why Real Estate and Banks should be using a Courier Service?

1. Reliability It’s essential for you to demonstrate that your business is professional and reliable. Therefore you need to show this in every area of business that you operate. This includes delivering items to clients and prospects. If you can … Continue reading

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How to Pack a Computer for Shipping

Pack a Computer for Shipping Things You’ll Need Packaging Materials Packaging Tape Packing Peanuts Use a heavy corrugated cardboard box with extra space for protective material. Make sure the weight capacity of the box, usually printed on the bottom, exceeds … Continue reading

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