Prioritizing your supply chain can be difficult work. Your laundry list of upcoming concerns, To-Dos, and key tasks can conflict irritatingly. What comes first? What comes last? How can you make the most effective decisions possible?
An ideal Warehouse Management Systems (WMS) allows for continuous improvement. In striving towards that ideal, it may be difficult for a VP or Director of distribution to work together with IT to improve the system, as IT may be overloaded or reluctant to make changes due to perceived risk.
Good news for international travelers and shippers: the U.S. won't be introducing border crossing fees at land ports of entry.
The U.S. Senate's judiciary committee voted on Thursday to amend the Immigration Reform Bill, banning a fee that the Department of Homeland Security had wanted the U.S. Congress to authorize. The fee would have been collected from everyone entering the U.S. at land crossings bordering Canada and Mexico.