What everybody ought to know about freight claims law

The law for the supply chain relating to claims for cargo loss and damage is not always easy to understand.

Trying to sort through the mounds of legal documents can leave you overwhelmed.

Lost and damaged goods can quickly add to your total landed costs.

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11 tips when looking for the right freight forwarder in Canada

So what is freight forwarding?

Freight forwarding is a service used by companies that deal in international or multi-national import and export.

A freight forwarder doesn't actually move freight itself, but acts as an intermediary between the client and various transportation services.

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How to recruit freight forwarders to reduce your total landed costs

In a technology-advanced supply chain layered with thousands upon thousands of processes and relationships, recruiting freight shippers with the right skill set can be daunting.

 

So just what does it take to be a modern day freight forwarder?

To maintain a competitive edge and keep overall total landed costs low, you can't afford to have freight shippers who are anything less than excellent.

If you are recruiting freight forwarders, you need to identify some core skill sets they must have to handle today's dynamic supply chain.

Or maybe you are be considering a career change. Read on to see if the role of a freight shipper is for you. 

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