Live Webinar: New Insights from Customized Carrier Reliability

Sourcing spot rates is more common than ever, and you may need to review your carriers’ performance as your needs change, instead of at a fixed timestamp every year. Today you can leverage high-level information from the market to measure carrier performance, but it may not be relevant to your specific shipment routes. It’s time to explore a new way to measure carrier performance more effectively.

CargoSmart is hosting a free, live webinar to share an overview of the carrier reliability performance after the mega alliance changes. We will also discuss the advantages of using customized reliability data and leveraging new analytics tools to improve your shipment planning. Read More…


Live Webinar: Navigate the New Reality of Ocean Shipping

When the new carrier alliances begin to operate in three weeks, there will be a new wave of service consolidation and network adjustments. Nearly 70% of routes will be operated by only one alliance and trans-Pacific routes are expected to decrease by 18% after April 1. How will carrier network changes impact your supply chain?

CargoSmart is hosting a free, live webinar to discuss the latest alliance service changes and the possible impact to your supply chain. In addition, we will share some useful tips to help you manage the upcoming changes smoothly.

Register today to join the webinar on March 23 for insights to prepare for the carrier alliance reshuffle. Read More…


Webinar: Understanding the New Order in Ocean Shipping

CargoSmart will be presenting on the upcoming American Shipper webinar: Understanding the New Order in Ocean Shipping. We invite you to join the free webinar that is scheduled to broadcast live on February 16 at 4pm ET.

A wave of liner carrier consolidation and reconfigured alliances washed over the shipping industry in 2016, and now all eyes are on April, when the new mega alliances are set to launch their services.

That will undoubtedly create a vast number of service offering changes, enabling not only new port pairs, but a whole new network of possibilities for shippers. It also leaves a lot of questions in early 2017: Read More…


SOLAS Live Webinar: Best Practices for VGM Submission

The new Safety of Life at Sea Convention’s Verified Gross Mass (SOLAS VGM) requirement takes effect in less than 15 days. As time is limited, we are here to help!

CargoSmart is hosting a series of free, live webinars to help shippers prepare for the SOLAS VGM implementation. Our first three webinars covered how to submit timely VGMs, how to collaborate with multiple parties to collect the VGM, and the regional requirements for VGM submission.

The fourth topic in our webinar series is focused on best practices for VGM compliance. Read More…


SOLAS Live Webinar: Regional Requirements for VGM Submission

Are you ready for the new Safety of Life at Sea Convention’s Verified Gross Mass (SOLAS VGM) requirement which takes effect on July 1, 2016?

CargoSmart is hosting a series of free, live webinars to help shippers prepare for the SOLAS VGM implementation. Our first two webinars looked at how to submit timely VGMs and collaborate with multiple parties to collect the VGM.

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