Tag: Shipping Logistics

University of Washington Unveils Urban Freight Lab

University of Washington Unveils Urban Freight Lab

              The shipping and logistics industry is changing. Cloud computing is making it easier for companies at different levels of the supply chain to communicate and collaborate with one another. Self-driving vehicle technologies are poised to make shipping faster and more cost effective than ever. Amazon is getting closer… Read more »

Amazon Develops Plan to Compete with UPS and FedEx

Amazon may have revolutionized the world of e-commerce, but until very recently the tech giant has left its shipping and logistics needs up to industry veterans like FedEx and UPS. Sure, they’ve been teasing their drone delivery service Amazon Prime Air for years now, but this service is still very much in the R&D phase… Read more »

Brexit: How Will It Affect International Trade?

On June 24, after months of heated deliberation, Britain voted to leave the European Union in a nationwide referendum. Soon after the results of the referendum were released, British Prime Minister David Cameron announced that he would resign from his post. Global stock markets were rattled as investors reacted swiftly – moving capital out of… Read more »

Benefits of a Bonded Warehouse

Companies that regularly export products abroad rely on bonded warehousing facilities to store their goods in foreign countries until duty taxes have been paid and shipping logistics have been sorted out. These facilities provide businesses with a safe, secure place for businesses to store their goods while they take care of all the legal and… Read more »

How the Big Game Can Teach Us About Supply Chain Resiliency

The Carolina Panthers and Denver Broncos are just like us here at Speed Global Services. How so? We want to outperform the competition and win. To achieve that, we all need a basic foundation with sustainable processes, abundant resources and exceptional employees. From that foundation it is easier to analyze data, develop strategic plans and… Read more »