International Shipping & Freight Forwarding Blog

The Importance of Proper Packaging and Labeling in International Shipping

Posted by Reid Malinbaum on Thu, Oct 19, 2017 @ 02:48 PM

We understand that most business owners are extremely busy. Those businesses who are constantly filling orders to be shipped out internationally are often pressured to fulfill your orders and ship them as quickly as possible.

This makes the practice of checking and double checking the packaging and labeling of every order before sending them out a necessary practice that may end up getting missed.When the staff responsible to fill the order, pack it and label it to show the consignee names and addresses is rushed, costly errors, such as crisscrossing orders can happen when markings are wrong.

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Tags: Warehousing and Distribution Services, packaging

Warehousing Services Should Be Arranged by Approved Freight Forwarders

Posted by Sean Chartier on Tue, Aug 04, 2015 @ 04:30 AM

Utilizing Warehousing Services Offered by Approved Freight Forwarders will Save You Green & a Whole Lot of Heartburn.

People with long-term, regular international shipping needs should utilize warehousing services offered by approved freight forwarders.  When shipments are constant, you’ll likely need warehouse space to store your cargo all over the planet.

But warehousing can get expensive and rack up quite a few headaches if not handled properly, so here are 7 ways you'll avoid trouble AND save money by bringing in an approved freight forwarder.

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Tags: International Freight Shipping, Warehousing and Distribution Services

Warehousing & Distribution Options

Posted by Daniel Shlifer on Thu, Mar 19, 2015 @ 09:30 AM


Contemplating your warehousing & distribution services is a good problem to have. Typically this means your original business idea is getting traction and you are in a state of growth. To become successful and as profitable as can be, you want your warehousing and distribution services to be as efficient as possible. Hopefully, this blog post will share some valuable options and supply solutions to best develop these customer services.

Whether your small idea has blossomed more than you were prepared for or or this was an expected part of your larger business plan, at some point you will need to create the best possible solution for warehousing and distribution. Because when done right, your marketing message can reach a greater market share than expected and your staff and facilities are not configured efficiently, you run the risk of jeopardizing customer service and need to develop better answers.

Here are some other international shipping strategies that might help your business development:

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Tags: Warehousing and Distribution Services, International Freight Forwarding

Warehousing, Distribution & Insurance Services

Posted by Reid Malinbaum on Mon, Jul 28, 2014 @ 03:42 PM

ETC International Freight System continues on offering warehousing & distribution services.

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Tags: Warehousing and Distribution Services

Warehousing and Distribution Services Save Companies Cash

Posted by Annette Leahy on Tue, Apr 16, 2013 @ 10:48 AM

Every company or corporation that sells merchandise must be able to effectively manage inventory and delivery in order to stay in business and remain competitive. This applies not only large manufacturers and retailers, but to any medium- or small-sized business in need of solutions for storage of product and shipment to customers.

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Tags: Warehousing and Distribution Services