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June 12, 2018
Inbound Logistics

Importing will always be complex and efforts to simplify processes haven't always borne fruit, like the overhaul of U.S. customs admissibility program, Automated Commercial Environment (ACE). While creating heavier administrative burdens on companies, there are still many benefits to ACE.

June 11, 2018
The Export Practitioner

You can’t turn on the news or read a headline without the word Russia creeping in somewhere. Recent sanctions have real-word implications for US-based exporters and now is the time to ensure they remain in compliance.

June 07, 2018
DC Velocity

DC Velocity's monthly roundup of charitable works and donations by companies in the material handling and logistics space includes Amber Road's annual "Souper Bowl" program.

June 05, 2018
DC Velocity

Amber Road announces new partnership with Dow Jones Risk & Compliance to offer enhanced Restricted Party Screening (RPS) by integrating Dow Jones’s SOR list into its denied party screening tool to offer a more complete database to quickly vet customers, suppliers and partners.

May 22, 2018
Food Dive

Next banana smoothie or banana bread you eat, imagine what complex journey this ubiquitous fruit and other fast-moving consumer goods go through to get into grocery bags and recipes.

May 15, 2018
Supply Chain Dive

Global supply chains are susceptible to shifts in the ever-changing trade rules, which means companies have to be agile enough to react to these and other changes and adapt their supply chains to avert disaster.

May 15, 2018
Sourcing Journal

Innovative apparel and footwear brands want to distinguish their products by combining fashionable and functional materials yet need to fulfill customer demand in a faster-than-ever retail environment. To be a leader in customer service and maintain the competitive edge, companies need access to the raw material order processes and availability to ensure downstream activities will meet each gated milestone.

May 09, 2018
Industry Today

Amber Road releases focused solution of its export compliance software specifically designed to help universities and research manage compliance programs.

May 01, 2018
Logistics Management

Learn more in the Q&A session with Amber Road on the key trends shaping logistics management.

April 26, 2018
Talking Logistics

A single item can touch multiple continents before landing in the hands of the consumer. And this global trip isn’t just for sightseeing. In this piece, Amber Road talks about how best-in-class global trade management software solutions can give companies full control tower visibility and management over their supply chains.

April 26, 2018
Industry Today

Pilot Freight Services (Pilot) has gone live with Amber Road’s Export On-Demand solution to automate the restricted party screening process to be safeguarded by industry-leading database of 590 restricted party lists.

April 20, 2018
Inbound Logistics

As business leaders struggle to balance the need for advance planning against the demands for supply chain agility, fewer inventory touches, and managing the complexity of omni-channel and e-commerce distribution regimes, Amber Road continues to provide solutions to help meet those challenges. and that's why Inbound Logistics editors have recognized it as one of 2018's Top 100 Logistics IT Providers.

April 17, 2018
Logistics Viewpoints

A digital supply chain enables companies to reduce risk, improve agility, and reduce costs in many areas of operation. However, when it comes to acquiring control tower capabilities, not all GTM solutions are created equal. Gary Barraco, Director of Global Product Marketing at Amber Road, says that if companies want to remain competitive they will require a truly comprehensive solution.

April 16, 2018
Food Logistics

Suzanne Richer, Amber Road’s Director of Trade Advisory Practice, shares Amber Road’s 3 industry best practices to help food and beverage companies align food safety, regulatory compliance, and protect brand reputation. Find out why Lean Six Sigma, success metrics, and auditing and automation make the list.

April 03, 2018
Just-Style

A recent survey conducted by Amber Road titled, 2018 EU Sourcing Survey, revealed that 64% of the responding companies source from 11 or more countries, and 54% have partnerships with 100 or more suppliers. Gary Barraco, Amber Road’s Director of Global Product Marketing, addresses this complex sourcing environment by encouraging global companies to consider digital technologies as the future for their end-to-end supply chain.

April 01, 2018
Inbound Logistics

Amber Road takes a look at how companies can work with their factories to avoid shipping delays and how vendor shipment booking technology helps companies better manage their supply chains.

March 26, 2018
Supply & Demand Chain Executive

Gary Barraco, Director of Global Product Marketing, advises that coordination, collaboration, and visibility are a must when it comes to supply chain management. “From the global supply chain side, folks are realizing the highest risk is in variability. Consumer buying and behavior all feeds into vulnerability of risk” says Barraco.

March 23, 2018
Supply Chain World

Read about how Amber Road serves companies such as Nike and Walmart with its software and Not many firms can say they have changed their industry.

March 22, 2018
Inbound Logistics

Learn how digital technology is important to shipment visibility now.

March 20, 2018
Triad Business Journal

Corporate social responsibility is an important aspect of Amber Road's mission, that's why our annual “Souper Bowl Food Drive” is an exciting time of the year for our Raleigh office. Stephanie Miles, Amber Road's Senior Vice President of Commercial Services says, "our intention is to continue the momentum and make the program contagious in our community, so that No One Goes Hungry."

March 19, 2018
Spend Matters

Amber Road surveyed over 150 sourcing professionals from European Union based companies and compiled the findings in the 2018 EU Sourcing Survey Report. The report reveals that product quality and the complexity of international trade compliance are the top concerns for European companies.

March 07, 2018
Inbound Logistics

End-to-end supply chain visibility is the name of the game and shippers are finally reaping the powerful benefits that emerge from the convergence of execution and technology. Stephanie Miles, Senior Vice President of Commercial Services at Amber Road, comments on the evolution of visibility software, “No longer is it just a standalone solution. Visibility is viewed as a tool that can benefit not just the logistics department but the other functions within the organization.”

February 27, 2018
Journal of Commerce

See how a digital global supply chain can enhance your company’s agility and reduce costs.

February 19, 2018
Global Trade Magazine

Gary Barraco, Director of Global Product Marketing at Amber Road, contributes his expertise to guide your company in confronting the $2 million question: are your factories compliant? In order to mitigate risk and ensure your suppliers adhere to all applicable safety and labor regulations, Barraco points to managing audits with cloud-based global trade management technology.

February 15, 2018
Logistics Viewpoints

Natural disasters means supply chain disruptions and Gary Barraco, Amber Road’s Director of Global Product Marketing, is teaching global companies how to weather the storms. Barraco explores how digital automation tools can help equip companies with visibility and the means to proactively control disruptions before they happen.

February 15, 2018
Supply Chain Digest

Learn how digitization helps transform a company's internal processes.

February 15, 2018
Talking Logistics

While Chinese New Year’s isn’t new, a combination of business processes and technology solutions can ensure global companies won’t be caught in a bind.

February 13, 2018
Deal Crunch

Amber Road is a leading cloud-based GTM solution provider that enables global retailers to drive value through automation. Ty Bordner, Amber Road’s SVP Marketing & Business Development, says, “Important aspects we bring to the table are greater efficiency, reduced cost, and faster speed to market. That’s what digital transformation of the supply chain is all about.”

February 09, 2018
Sourcing Journal

Product testing should be implemented at every stage along the supply chain but making that a reality is tough. To properly address government requirements and regulations, companies need to use technology tools and best practices to create an efficient test program for all parties involved.

January 31, 2018
Supply Chain Dive

While avocados and other consumables are the most vulnerable to aging in-transit, consumer trends and buying habits have importers/exporters looking at every product with concern. See why Amber Road's Gary Barraco, Director of Global Product Marketing, says that apparel and other fashion products are equally as perishable as avocados.

January 31, 2018
SupplyChainBrain

Ty Bordner, Amber Road's Senior Vice President of Marketing & Business Development, explores how managing complexity has grown into a priority for the logistics and supply chain leaders of today. Discover why legacy systems of the past have been replaced by integrative GTM solutions that enable collaboration, automation, analytics, and flexibility.

January 29, 2018
SC Television Channel

Suzanne Richer, Director of Trade Advisory Practice at Amber Road, made her TV debut in an interview with Supply Chain Digest’s Dan Gilmore. Richer discusses the impact of tariff increases on solar panel and washing machine imports to the United States.

January 27, 2018
Fox Business Network

Amber Road's CEO Jim Preuninger is featured in a half-hour Talk Business 360 TV program where he discusses why global trade management (GTM) software is so important for global businesses. Preuninger says, "conducting business with low technology or manual processes simply doesn't scale; it's too expensive and many companies are missing significant opportunities to lower costs."

January 16, 2018
Supply & Demand Chain Executive

Gary Barraco, Director of Global Product Marketing at Amber Road, contributes his expertise on how to prepare for 2018 by looking back at the trade trends of 2017. If the past year of great global trade and commerce disruption says anything about what to expect in 2018, Barraco urges global companies to look to digitization for combating future challenges.

January 10, 2018
American Shipper

Gary Barraco, Director of Global Product Marketing at Amber Road, says it’s time to introduce your social responsibility team to your trade compliance team. Barraco explores how the new North Korea trade sanctions will affect your company’s social compliance operations.

January 02, 2018
Inbound Logistics

Amber Road and AAEI's Trade Trends Report illustrates that 2017 was muddled with a great deal of disruption. With a focus on sourcing, trade and e-commerce, the report is a great resource for combatting the uncertainties of the new year.

December 25, 2017
Global Trade Magazine

Gary Barraco, Amber Road’s Global Product Marketing Director, explores the 6 major supply chain trends to watch in 2018. Learn how these trends will help you build or re-evaluate your 2018 strategy.

December 12, 2017
Supply Chain Dive

In response to retailers using supply chain analysis to prepare for holiday inventories, Gary Barraco, Amber Road’s Director of Global Product Marketing, says, “My position is the need for four supply chain tenets which are achieved via good supply chain management.” Barraco suggests that agility, visibility, risk mitigation, and cost are interdependent on the others, although “supply chains aren’t vanilla."

December 12, 2017
Supply Chain Dive

With the holiday season among us, retailers need to prepare not only for the holiday rush but also the aftermath of post-holiday inventory. Gary Barraco, Director of Global Product Marketing at Amber Road, points to the four supply chain tenets of agility, visibility, risk mitigation, and cost, as vehicles for achieving good supply chain management.

December 07, 2017
Forbes

Jim Preuninger, Chief Executive Office of Amber Road, is quoted in a discussion of the 2018 supply chain trend of tariffs and global supply chain networks. Preuninger says, "In times of uncertainty, scenario building and analysis can be done preemptively to provide more time to fully understand, design, and implement needed changes."

December 06, 2017
Talking Logistics

The findings of Amber Road and AAEI's white paper, "The Trade Trends Report" are cited in this issue of Talking Logistics' "Research in Focus." The article touches on the complexity of sourcing decisions and how a technology-driven global sourcing solution can provide many necessary abilities.

November 28, 2017
DC Velocity

In lieu of the holiday rush, retailers and their carriers are cutting back on store inventories, charging more for online offerings, and imposing surcharges. Amber Road and AAEI's recent report "The Trade Trends Report: 2017 Survey on Sourcing, Trade and e-Commerce" reveals that 81% of holiday shoppers plan to shop for gifts online.

November 22, 2017
Just-Style

Amber Road's "The Trade Trends Report" explores the many disruptions within trade, sourcing, and e-commerce in 2017. The report goes to show that traditional sourcing, trade and commerce networks are now in a state of flux, forcing companies to re-engineer their processes and supporting systems.

November 21, 2017
Sourcing Journal

Uncertainty is the new norm in trade. Amber Road and AAEI’s latest report, ‘The Trade Trends Report,’ reflects the findings of a 2017 survey on sourcing, trade and e-commerce and points to the key of new sourcing locations as global trade organizations look towards the new year.

November 17, 2017
Supply Chain 24/7

From start to finish, 2017 presented global trade professionals with a great deal of turmoil. Amber Road and AAEI's "The Trade Trends Report" touches on the main disrupters of global trade and provides strategies to combat them.

 

November 14, 2017
Supply Chain Management Review

In late 2017, Amber Road and AAEI released a report recapping industry trends across sourcing, e-commerce and trade. Gary Barraco, Global Product Marketing at Amber Road, notes how the information provided in the report will help shippers remain flexible and responsive.

November 14, 2017
Logistics Viewpoints

Due to the Department of Commerce Bureau of Industry and Security (BIS)’s progressing ease on export controls, US companies are becoming more and more empowered to sell globally. Suzanne Richer, Director of Trade Advisory Practice at Amber Road, forewarns there are still ample risks in conducting global business. In this article, Richer outlines and explores the three dominant themes exporters should be aware of.

October 27, 2017
Sourcing Journal

Leveraging FTAs can help improve your company’s margins. Gary Barraco, Director of Global Product Marketing at Amber Road, explains that the tangible rewards of FTAs create a strong case for implementing an automated management solution.

October 11, 2017
Compliance Week

In a recent Compliance Week webinar, Chris Bereznay, Director of Global Ethics and Compliance at DICK’s Sporting Goods, shared how Amber Road’s Supply Chain Collaboration platform has mobilized DICK’s commitment to responsible sourcing. Chris was joined by the experts at Amber Road who shared their part in the DICK’s story: Gary Barraco (Director of Global Product Marketing), and Cheryl Layne (Customer Success Director).

October 11, 2017
DC Velocity

GEODIS, a leading European transport and logistics provider with a worldwide network, selects the Restricted Party Screening (RPS) module in Amber Road's Export On-Demand solution. Amber Road's RPS module will enable GEODIS to transform its screening processes, by replacing numerous disparate and partial systems with a single system covering its worldwide operations.

September 25, 2017
Sourcing Journal

In the wake of Hurricanes Irma and Harvey, Gary Barraco, Amber Road’s Director of Global Product Marketing, addresses the repercussions that natural disasters have on the supply chain. Barraco highlights the important role that risk management plays in enabling companies to maintain a resilient position in the face of disaster.

September 22, 2017
Global Trade Magazine

Amber Road’s global trade platform is continuously growing to keep up with the fast-paced environment. This time, software provider announced it will be streamlining government agency requirements for importers using their Import Management solution.

September 21, 2017
Supply Chain Digest

Ty Bordner, Vice President of Solutions Consulting at Amber Road, understands that defining cost is incredibly complex especially for global supply chains. He recommends reducing cost through automation, “a fully-digital supply chain is efficient by reducing paperwork and manual error, placing all of the data in a single system accessible by all required parties and removing redundant tasks.”

September 18, 2017
Retail Supply Chain Insights

Gary Barraco, Director of Global Product Marketing at Amber Road, divulges the shocking frequency of high alert consumer product recalls. Barraco’s investigation addresses the core of the issue: lack of product traceability, visibility and reporting, and weak collaboration.

September 15, 2017
Supply Chain Dive

Nathan Pieri, Chief Product Officer at Amber Road, is quoted in a discussion of the Automated Commercial Environment (ACE) Single Window System: “ACE should offer enhanced cargo security, faster release, and improved reporting for those shippers that can get control of their master data.” Amber Road recently announced their expanded support of the ACE PGA Single Window.

September 13, 2017
American Shipper

Amber Road announced the expansion of its platform to account for the new import filing requirements under the U.S. Automated Commercial Environment (ACE)’s Single Window for partner government agencies (PGAs). This enhancement will enable users to easily adapt to fast-changing data requirements of CBP's ACE single window initiative.

August 29, 2017
Supply Chain Dive

Targets of terrorism have expanded from political parties and individuals to global supply chains in the form of cyber-terrorism. Glenn Gorman, CIO of Amber Road, estimates that roughly 80% of successful cyber security hacks originate within supply chains.

August 28, 2017
American Journal of Transportation

In a discussion on cyber hacking in the cloud, Amber Road’s eBook Taming the Wild West of Cybersecurity in the Supply Chain is referenced. The eBook notes that in addition to safeguarding your operational infrastructure, companies must maintain awareness and training on document security to be fully protected.

August 22, 2017
Manufacturing Business Technology

The digital transition has brought businesses of all sizes and industries to cloud-based solutions – leaving those who rely on physical supply chains in the past. However, at the rate that the global nature of supply chains is growing, companies must invest in flexible technology solutions that can accommodate rapid change.

August 21, 2017
Sourcing Journal

As of March 2017, the United Kingdom officially initiated the withdrawal process from the European Union. Arne Mielken, Amber Road's Senior Trade Specialist European Union, explores two approaches for the UK’s future customs arrangements as they leave the EU Customs Union.

August 18, 2017
SupplyChainBrain

Amber Road helps companies transform their global supply chain to improve margins, enable agility, and reduce risk. Learn how Amber Road helped a global retailer of handbags and accessories transform its internal and external supply chain processes.

August 17, 2017
Supply Chain Digest

For a company with expansive global operations, a truly agile supply chain will provide the most control. Jim Preuninger, CEO of Amber Road, says, “alongside risk mitigation, companies that fully automate their processes can boost operational efficiency and improve speed-to-market.”

August 10, 2017
Inbound Logistics

Amber Road is mentioned in Inbound Logistics’ Technology Inbrief for the expansion of its Free Trade Agreement (FTA) Management Solution. The solution now covers 89 new trade agreements to simplify the compliance and qualification processes for companies looking to open new markets.

August 07, 2017
Logistics Management

As a provider of cloud-based global trade management (GTM) solutions, Amber Road provides a thick layer of security to logistics managers who utilize the Restricted Party Screening (RPS) solution. Amber Road recently expanded the solution with the addition of advanced politically exposed persons (PEPs) lists.

August 03, 2017
Industry Today

Gary Barraco, Director of Global Product Marketing at Amber Road, explores the trend of digitizing the supply chain and what it means for companies conducting global trade. Digital transformation enables companies to create more value and dramatically improve margins, agility, and risk management.

July 25, 2017
Supply Chain 24/7

With fashion leaders moving from product concepts to the showroom within weeks, 2017 has become the year of fast fashion. Amber Road’s eBook Fast, Faster, Fastest highlights the trends in the fast fashion industry and the transformations that companies must undergo to become more agile.

July 19, 2017
Logistics Viewpoints

ARC's definition of the GTM Software Market is segmented into two high-level solution categories: Trade Compliance and International Trade Visibility & Execution. This definition is backed by the strongest software providers in the market, including Amber Road, who provides both trade compliance and international trade visibility and execution functionality.

July 14, 2017
Supply Chain Management Review

Amber Road announced the advancement of its Global Knowledge database with the addition of Politically Exposed Persons (PEPs) lists. Ty Bordner, VP of Solutions Consulting, said, “For a variety of reasons, there’s a lot of apprehension in the marketplace these days, the consequences of doing business with the wrong people can be dire.”

July 14, 2017
Logistics Management

Amber Road advances its Global Knowledge database, the industry’s most comprehensive database of government regulations and international business rules, with the addition of Politically Exposed Persons (PEPs) lists. Ty Bordner, VP of Solutions Consulting, explains how the PEP lists will provide Amber Road customers with an extra layer of security in conducting business with people around the world.

July 13, 2017
Apparel Magazine

Amber Road’s Global Knowledge® continues to broaden with the addition of 89 trade agreements to the Free Trade Agreement (FTA) Management solution. Nathan Pieri, Chief Product Officer of Amber Road, states: “By expanding the number of FTAs available on our platform, we can increase the percent of a supply base that qualifies for the duty savings benefit these special trade programs afford.”

July 13, 2017
Apparel Magazine

As a leader in global trade management solutions, Amber Road is committed to keeping pace with the ever changing world of trade. The company announced the addition of 89 trade agreements to its Free Trade Agreement (FTA) Management solution, boosting its total to over 120.

July 10, 2017
Sourcing Journal

Gary Barraco, Director of Global Product Marketing for Amber Road, explores the impact of globalization and protectionism on free trade agreements (FTAs). With over 500 FTAs globally, there are plenty of benefits to be reaped. However, to fully optimize on the potential savings, global companies must leverage a FTA Management software solutions to support the process.

July 10, 2017
American Shipper

In May 2017, Amber Road hosted eVOLVE, a conference for customers to contribute their expertise on industry trends and challenges. Presentations by Amber Road customers NCR and Abercrombie & Fitch emphasized the importance of shippers not only compiling data but harnessing it to differentiate between service providers.

July 06, 2017
Supply Chain 24/7

Amber Road’s Free Trade Agreement (FTA) Management solution enables importer and exporters to take advantage of preferential duty programs, saving them millions in duties and taxes. Now expanded to include over 120, FTA Management automates the supplier solicitation, qualification and certificate management processes.

July 04, 2017
Global Trade Magazine

Amber Road’s Global Knowledge® continues to broaden with the addition of 89 trade agreements to the Free Trade Agreement (FTA) Management solution. Nathan Pieri, Chief Product Officer of Amber Road, states; “By expanding the number of FTAs available on our platform, we can increase the percent of a supply base that qualifies for the duty savings benefit these special trade programs afford.”

July 03, 2017
Supply Chain Management Review

Amber Road has expanded their Free Trade Agreement (FTA) Management solution by 89 new global agreements. The global trade management solution provider now supports new agreements in North America, Asia, Europe and South America, including many of the bilateral/multilateral agreements.

June 30, 2017
DC Velocity

Amber Road's Free Trade Agreement (FTA) solution has grown by 89 new global trade agreements, now encompassing a total of 120. Tightly tied with Amber Road's Import and Export solutions, the FTA Management tool simplifies the compliance and qualification processes through automation.

June 09, 2017
Inbound Logistics

Cheryl Layne, Amber Road’s Customer Success Director, applies her expertise in a commentary on how First Sale can allow companies to take advantage of their complex supply chains. The First Sale rule offers huge potential for cost savings by allowing companies to use an item’s actual production price for duty calculation at customs (removing the additional costs such as services rendered and transportation).

June 05, 2017
Global Trade Magazine

With a population of 1.3 billion, India has the fastest growing economy, making it an important sales market for Europe. Arne Mielken, Amber Road's Senior Trade Specialist, explores the critical role that automation plays in managing the complexities of free trade agreements as trade with India continues to grow.

June 01, 2017
American Shipper

Detention and demurrage is a chaotic process that requires the proper tools to minimize congestion. Amber Road's Andrew Wigdahl, Senior Product Manager, shares his expertise on the topics of detention and demurrage.

May 30, 2017
Apparel Magazine

The trend of "fast fashion" has evolved the way retailers are conducting their businesses. Nick Boland, Amber Road's Director of Global Product Marketing, dives into the pressure of speed-to-market and the principal changes that must be made to the supply chain in order to combat it.

May 29, 2017
Global Trade Magazine

Cross border selling is increasing for all types of businesses, particularly when it comes to online retail. Amber Road & AAEI's 2017 e-Commerce Benchmark Report forewarns the challenges faced by many of those participating in cross border e-commerce: out of 281 merchants, nearly one third have suffered delays and fines.

May 25, 2017
Supply Chain Dive

DHL has introduced Supply Watch, a resource that employs machine learning and natural language processing to expose disruptions before they can become dangerous. Glenn Gorman, CIO of Amber Road, contributes, "up to 80% of breaches may originate in the supply chain making it ever more important to balance the risks and benefits while remaining vigilant over the cyber security threats."

May 18, 2017
Supply Chain Dive

When asked how to prepare for changes to NAFTA, Gary Barraco, Amber Road's Director of Global Product Marketing, says, “As we're going through the dance moves don't feel you need to react until things get a little more concrete."

May 17, 2017
Supply Chain Dive

Cybersecurity is a top concern when it comes to a company's supply chain. Glenn Gorman, Amber Road's Chief Information Officer, identifies due diligence as the best way to combat cybersecurity threats, whether they may be internal or from a partner or provider.

May 10, 2017
Logistics Viewpoints

Global trade patterns are essentially determined by the political environment and public policy decisions, which can be both external and internal to the corporation. Ty Bordner, Amber Road's Vice President of Solutions Consulting, applies his expertise to an evaluation of trade agreements in the external corporate environment.

April 25, 2017
Inbound Logistics

When it comes to automating contract management and pricing processes to expand global operations, Amber Road is the solution. Learn how Amber Road's Transportation Management solution helped a global logistics and transportation service provider automate its contract management process and provide its customers with flexible and competitive routing and rate options for international shipments.

April 25, 2017
Inbound Logistics

Ty Bordner, Vice President of Solutions Consulting at Amber Road, addresses expectations versus reality for supply chain operators. Decreased time to market, elimination of waste and errors, and minimal operational and product costs at the lowest possible cost is the expectation—all expectations that are made a reality through increased visibility and agility.

April 25, 2017
Inbound Logistics

While risk models are a definite advantage for cargo security, a holistic view of one’s supply chain is optimal for managing risk. Jean-Pierre Geronimi, Amber Road’s Director of Global Trade Academy, addresses what works and what doesn’t with 5 sound security practices.

April 20, 2017
Forbes

Content as a Service provides enterprises with an “outside in” perspective of their supply chain. In an interview with Forbes, Anthony Hardenburgh, Vice President of Global Content at Amber Road, argues “content alone is not sufficient, rather content plus logic is what drives the value in CaaS.”

April 20, 2017
Technology Integrator

The shift to digital isn’t new, but global brands and retailers are turning towards e-commerce with increasing urgency as traditional sales channels dry up and the global marketplace expands. Gary Barraco, Director of Global Product Marketing at Amber Road, discusses how today’s retailer can support an efficient e-commerce infrastructure with a global trade management solution.

April 12, 2017
Export Manager

The requirements for legal compliant customs clearance are extremely high in Russia. Tariffs and fines are around every corner, ranging from legal violations to even higher penalties. Given the complexity of trading with Russian companies, Arne Mielken, Senior Trade Specialist at Amber Road, recommends for SMEs to base their activities on an IT solution with a cutting-edge database that facilitates the search for the right customs tariff number and export control list of goods lists, as well as sanctioning list checks.

April 10, 2017
Sourcing Journal

Massive migration caused by ongoing conflicts, poverty, and famine across the globe have triggered an uptick in human trafficking and modern slavery. Nick Boland, Director of Product Marketing at Amber Road, shares how companies can ensure their supply chains address this crucial issue.

April 06, 2017
Supply Chain Digest

Establishing solid working relationships with every layer of the supplier base facilitates collaboration, communication, and clear visibility. As Gary Barraco explains, the best reaction is the one that happens fast – and multi-tier supplier collaboration makes that possible.

April 03, 2017
VOX Logic

After two years of aiding French companies manage their international supply chains, Amber Road faces coming trends with the combined strength of its software offering and its Global Knowledge database, which brings together the customs regulations of 148 countries, all updated and supplied in real time.

April 03, 2017
International Trade Magazine

With Article 50 now invoked, the Institute of Export & International Trade (IOE&IT) is urging exporters to stay up-to-date on Brexit negotiations so that they can plan ahead. Arnie Mielken, Senior Trade Specialist at Amber Road and President of the IOE&IT,warns exporters that they should expect disruptions, and is hosting a series of Post Brexit workshops to help businesses examine their existing export and import activity.

March 29, 2017
Institute of Export

Arnie Mielken, Senior Trade Specialist at Amber Road and President of the IOE&IT, explains the terms of the rather dramatic divorce proceedings of the UK from the EU, warns importers and exporters what they should expect to see in their supply chains, and offers a series of Post Brexit workshops to aid businesses navigate this departure.

March 16, 2017
Supply Chain Digest

In light of today’s volatile global trade climate, visibility and agility are the two key factors of a supply chain. To remain competitive, global companies require thorough, end-to-end supply chain visibility and the combination of several solutions will no longer cut it. According to Jim Preuninger, CEO of Amber Road, agile companies implement best-in-class systems that integrate all points of the supply chain into one accessible solution, mitigating risk and expediting time-to-market.

October 14, 2016
Supply Chain Brain

When this top-tier athletic footwear manufacturer needed a quicker way to access supplier and purchase order information, they implemented Amber Road’s supplier collaboration solutions and saw a 10%-15% fill rate increase.

August 10, 2016
Inbound Logistics

Air and ocean cargo security remains a high priority for supply chain managers across the globe. While cargo theft has been a concern for years, organizations also contend with the risk of terrorist groups uncovering vulnerabilities in global supply chains to carry out illicit cross-border operations. Gary Barraco, director of product marketing, offers several ways shippers can secure their supply chain against these risks.

July 25, 2016
Global Trade

Even with its dominance as the world’s biggest sourcing base and second largest consumer market, it has never been easy to conduct trade in China. But in June 2016, the China General Administration of Customs (GAC) started a pilot program in Shanghai which introduced nationwide customs clearance reform with the goal of national implementation by 2020. Kae-Por Chang, General Manager of China Trade Management at Amber Road, explains how to navigate these changes.

June 24, 2016
Sourcing Journal

On Wednesday, President Obama signed the biggest chemical safety legislation since the Toxic Substances Control Act (TSCA) was enacted 40 years ago to regulate the manufacture, import and processing of chemicals. The question now is whether the passage of this bill really means the U.S. finally has a unified and comprehensive chemical safety program that works. Gary Barraco investigates.

June 23, 2016
Supply Chain Digest

Product traceability has become a critical aspect of supply chains and global trade, with definitions that run the gamut depending on the industry or phase in the product lifecycle. Thomas Ng, General Manager of Supply Chain Business, discusses the most important aspects of a product traceability program.

June 22, 2016
Classe Export

An Amber Road study found that only a third of French companies are certified Authorized Economic Operators (OEA), a key status within the new Customs Union. Many organizations are not prepared to handle increasing trade compliance regulations.

June 20, 2016
ICC Germany-Magazin

With process automation, global companies can redice their foreign trade risks while ensuring legal compliance. Arne Mielken, Senior Trade Specialist at Amber Road, details the steps companies can take to ensure the free cross-border movement of goods.

June 14, 2016
DC Velocity

When a ship sinks or suffers damage on the high seas, cargo owners must share the cost of setting things right - even if they weren't at fault. Suzanne Richer, Director of Amber Road’s Global Trade Academy, shares several steps you can take to manage your costs and make sure your rights are protected.

June 13, 2016
Apparel Magazine

In a sourcing environment where supplier diversification is paramount, it becomes more important for organizations to meet the stringent import and safety regulations across a range of countries. Leaders are taking advantage of government programs such as C-TPAT, AEO and J-AEO to ensure a secure supply chain and expedite shipment processing through border points. It isn't that easy to earn the coveted "golden ticket" from Customs, but Suzanne Richer’s advice can help you build out a supply chain network that meets the standards.

June 10, 2016
WSJ Risk & Compliance Journal

A survey of 322 executives at U.S.-based global companies by trade management firm Amber Road found 56% of the executives said their organizations aren’t investing in trade compliance training, even though 28% were fined or warned about their noncompliance. Of the 73% of respondents who said their companies have a trade compliance plan, 46% don’t require employee training on it and 28% require 11 hours or less of training.

June 08, 2016
World Freight Focus

Many Canadian companies don’t see trade with United States as being “international.” But cross-border commerce adds several layers of complexity. To expedite shipments, Suzanne Richer, Director of Amber Road’s Global Trade Academy, recommends that companies become familiar with pre-clearance programs and other regulations.

May 31, 2016
Just Style

Will the EU FTA and TPP trade agreements truly make Vietnam the replacement solution to the higher labor cost challenges in China? Gary Barraco, director of global product marketing for Amber Road, suggests that when it comes to sourcing in Vietnam, whoever gets on the floor first, wins – and that the time to act is now.

May 31, 2016
Inbound Logistics

Integrated with Bunzl's order management system and connected with six carriers, Amber Road’s Supply Chain Visibility solutions allow Bunzl to significantly streamline its inbound supply chain.

May 31, 2016
Inbound Logistics

Even though the rollout of the Automated Commercial Environment (ACE) has had a bevy of delays, quicker and easier data access will benefit government agencies and the trading industry. Suzanne Richer, Director of Amber Road’s Global Trade Academy, reviews the updates that shippers will need to know to take advantage of the ACE Single Window program.

May 24, 2016
Sourcing Journal

Sourcing professionals must be keyed into the constantly changing global regulatory requirements in order to ensure products are compliant in every region where they are sold. Gary Barraco, Director of Product Marketing at Ambr Road, explores how automation tools and solutions can help business’ successfully meet compliance requirements and avoid the associated sourcing risks.

May 06, 2016
Internet Retailer

There’s an enormous opportunity brewing in the world’s second-largest and second most populous continent that outweighs the risks of a region pocked by violence and instability. Gary Baracco, Director of Product Marketing at Amber Road, discusses the factors that will contribute to the huge consumer opportunities in Africa.

April 28, 2016
American Shipper

Shippers now understand the value of automating shipment automation. Nathan Pieri, Chief Product Officer at Amber Road, explains how one visibility system can cut across many forwarders, suppliers and customers.

April 28, 2016
American Shipper

Levi’s is using Amber Road’s supply chain visibility to build the brand, gain visibility into inventory, streamline trade compliance, and go direct to the consumer.

April 23, 2016
ZollExport

With the new EU Customs Code comes a new concept for German legal system: self-monitoring and self-assessment. Arne Mielken explores the advantages and disadvantages of this new Customs paradigm for the German economy.

April 22, 2016
Export Manager

While German exports to Russia have declined significantly since 2014, the economic sanctions against Russia and Ukraine make trade compliance to the reason doubly difficult. Kai Schwab, Sales Director of Germany for Amber Road, discusses the software solutions that can help companies navigate these sanctions in a cost-effective way.

April 21, 2016
Inbound Logistics

Lured by the promise of bigger sales, better access to consumers, and even their ultimate survival, wholesale brands are increasingly looking to circumvent traditional retailers and reach their customers directly—with "direct-to-consumer selling" or DTC. Gary Barraco, Director of Product Marketing at Amber Road, details the steps that DTC retailers will need to take control of their supply chains and seize the opportunity to connect with customers.

April 16, 2016
Supply Chain Digest

Customs organizations around the world are modernizing systems to eliminate manual processes, improving visibility to trade flows, and helping companies comply with applicable laws and regulations.  The WCO (World Customs Organization) labels this type of system as a “Single Window” where Customs effectively centralizes the collection of data and distributes it to all required agencies to realize a coordinated and more efficient border control. Nathan Pieri, Chief Product Officer discusses the eight best practices that need to be considered in order to effectively meet the new PGA requirements and minimize supply chain disruptions.

March 29, 2016
Inbound Logistics

As the annual freight rate contract negotiation process is underway, it is key that shippers fully evaluate options across carriers utilizing knowledge of historical changes and past performance in their trade lanes. Andrew Wigdahl, senior product manager at Amber Road, lays out three imperatives for managing carrier freight rates.

March 25, 2016
Sourcing Journal

Global supply chains are growing in complexity, yet remain vulnerable to myriad dangers damaging to both people and businesses. Gary Barraco explains how the supply chain must be protected against those disruptions: by establishing processes like counter-terrorism evaluations, identifying the most critical elements of the supply-chain system, and bolstering resilience so the supply chain can recover quickly from any disruptions.

March 24, 2016
Supply Chain Digest

In a perfect world, your SCM or other application would fit the needs of your business perfectly in a so called “out-of-the-box” fashion. But, because the goal of these applications is to help diverse companies manage their businesses across the world, the volume and complexity of the requirements is high. It really is not possible to design an enterprise application that solves all possible needs for all companies in a given market.

March 15, 2016
Supply Chain Magazine (French language)

The technology giant Siemens AG has selected specialist Amber Road’s global trade management solutions to optimize its trade in China.

March 15, 2016
Supply Chain Movement

International trade can entail significantly more risk than straightforward domestic business-to-business transactions. In collaboration with Amber Road, Supply Chain Movement has put together this Global EU Trade Map which provides an overview of current EU trade agreements and an insight into potential trade risks and how to mitigate them.

March 15, 2016
Vox Logistics

The technology Giant Siemens has adopted Amber Road’s China Trade Management solution, which centralizes and automates Customs procedures and the China Inspection and Quarantine (CIQ) for all import and export activities in China.

March 08, 2016
Inbound Logistics

Shippers grab hold of GTM solutions to streamline imports/exports, ensure trade law compliance, and keep shipments moving across borders everywhere on the planet. Gary Barraco details how collaboration with suppliers is key, too.

March 02, 2016
SupplyChainBrain

An enterprise-wide global trade strategy increases supply chain cost and service performance for all trading partners and enables importers and exporters to comply with mandatory trade and security regulations. Companies that prioritize best-in-class global supply chain trade practices, maintain effective global transport / trade organizations, and employ enabling technologies are the best positioned to capture the economic and brand benefits available in growing and changing global markets.

March 01, 2016
HighBeam Research

Part of doing business successfully is making sure you know exactly who your business partners are. Most world governments publish lists of parties that their citizens or residents are prohibited or restricted from doing business with. The United States alone publishes about 50 different lists containing such information, and keeping track of those lists is vital to global trade, according to Ty Bordner, vice president solutions consulting for Amber Road.

February 25, 2016
Inc

A new logistics company wants to speed deliveries by easing shipping bottlenecks around the world by combining supply chain visibility with big data.

February 25, 2016
Supply Chain Digest

On May 1, 2016 the 2013 European Union (EU) Union Customs Code (UCC) Act will be in effect for importers and exporters trading in the EU. Suzanne Richer, Director of Amber Road’s Trade Advisory Practice discusses how important it is for companies to understand the new technology requirements and clearance processes.

February 01, 2016
Logistics Management

Logistics Management examines the key drivers of GTM software growth, and why more shippers will need to put solutions like Amber Road’s Trade Automation to work in the near future.

January 28, 2016
Supply Chain Digest

Global supply chains are growing in complexity, yet remain vulnerable to a myriad of threats and hazards that damage businesses and threaten the global economy. Gary Baracco, Director of Global Product Marketing at Amber Road discuss how there needs to be a marked increase in proactive practices, starting with clear continuity plans in case of disruptions.

January 22, 2016
Supply Chain Digest

This article describes our Global Sourcing & Trade Management 2016 Benchmark Report with Supply Chain Digest and major opportunity that many companies have in better integrating their global sourcing and logistics processes.

January 18, 2016
TPP: Illuminated for Swiss Companies
Alimenta

For food manufacturers and food trading companies with activities in the Asia-Pacific American region, it is worthwhile to study the treaty text of the TPP.

This feature appeared in a dual language Swiss publication. Click here for the German version and here for the French version.

January 13, 2016
United States Fashion Industry Association (USFIA)

The United States Fashion Industry Association (USFIA) announced that Amber Road will extend its innovation partnership through the next two years. Amber Road has been a member of the association since 2013. This year, Amber Road will continue to provide subject matter expertise to the member community on utilizing innovative sourcing technologies to ensure compliance across the global supply chain, how to ensure supply chain security and manage risk, among other supply chain challenges.

January 01, 2016
Journal of Commerce

The most important change in today’s global marketplace is the rapid increase in business-to-business e-commerce, which is expected to reach $6.7 trillion worldwide by 2020. As Amber Road CEO Jim Preuninger expresses, this opportunity represents a gold mine for companies that can capably meet the requirements of business buyers, a far more daunting task than selling to consumers.

December 30, 2015
Technology Evaluation Center (TEC)

As we transition into 2016, what capabilities are companies looking for in a global trade management solution? The Technology Evaluation Center (TEC) recently looked into the benefits that companies have been looking for - and what they found in Amber Road's solutions.

December 28, 2015
DC Velocity

Change is a constant in international trade. Make sure your global trade management software includes these four capabilities, and you'll be ready to meet to the latest requirements. Anthony Hardenburgh, vice president of global trade content, explains that a GTM solution must take on a product management role, merging the competing demands of imports, exports, tariffs, and laws.

December 21, 2015
American Shipper

Companies are taking a more holistic look at their overall supply chain and one key area is duty management. Anthony Hardenburgh describes the reasons behind the growth in FTZs in the US and globally.

December 17, 2015
Supply Chain Digest

When introducing new products, why hasn't total landed cost played a more prominent role in the vetting process? Gary Baracco, director of global product marketing at Amber Road, and Dan Gilmore, president of Trade Facilitators, Inc., discuss the factors that make landed cost calculations so difficult, and how technology can make them more manageable.

December 14, 2015
Fortune

In a global economy, where 47% of the revenues of the S&P 500 are derived from foreign sales, getting ahead of trouble provides a decided competitive edge. Increasingly, SCM practitioners gain that edge courtesy of the data collected by companies such as Amber Road. Nathan Pieri, Chief Product Officer at Amber Road, explains why moving goods seamlessly - using supply chain analytics and big data - is a global imperative for 2016.

December 03, 2015
California Apparel News

As familiarity with PLM’s capabilities has grown, so has the complexity of the supply chain as companies source materials and production around the world. Gary Barraco, director of product marketing at Amber Road, has seen strong interest in product testing and social compliance—but product testing is becoming more important now with the U.S. Customs and Border Patrol’s (CBP) Automated Commercial Environment (ACE) becoming the Single Window in December.

December 02, 2015
Sourcing Journal Online

Supply chains, and the tools for managing them, have evolved over at least the last 100 years. Following the great industrial age, the initial focus was to improve the relatively simple, but very labor-intensive processes. Today, supply chain engineering through technology and processes allows manufacturers to manage extraordinarily complex international networks.

November 11, 2015
Sourcing Journal Online

Apparel and textile companies could greatly benefit from reduced costs, improved global market competitiveness, fewer bureaucratic regulations and speedier inventory turnaround if foreign-trade zones (FTZs) were a part of their sourcing strategies, but many of the zones remain underutilized. Matt Robeson, FTZ Product Manager at Amber Road, further discusses the benefits of FTZ programs and ways U.S. companies can utilize FTZs to boost their bottom line.

September 30, 2015
International Trade Magazine

ABB, a leader in power and automation technologies, has chosen to utilize Amber Road's Trade Planner and Trade Wizards solution. This has enabled ABB planners to explore different supply chain scenarios that take into account total landed costs, export and import regulations, preferential trade agreements, and more. ABB is also able to back-up its restricted party screening efforts and to ensure documentation and legal requirements are met - reducing its commercial and legal risks.

September 29, 2015
American Shipper

The global aviation company has more than 20,000 partners and decided it needed to upgrade its restricted party screening process to reflect a much more complex regulatory environment.

September 22, 2015
Le Temps Switzerland

How should global companies handle exports in a world that becomes more globalized and complex on a daily basis? This is a question that Amber Road would like to answer.

September 21, 2015
Supply & Demand Chain Executive

It’s 10 years after Hurricane Katrina, yet its calamitous legacy lives on. What lessons can companies take from major supply chain disruptions—manmade and natural alike—and apply to help mitigate current and future disasters?

September 21, 2015
Food Logistics Magazine

As globalization drives the expansion of U.S. agriculture imports and exports, the interest in global trade management (GTM) software is likewise growing. Simply put, GTM software helps companies improve sourcing and procurement, vet foreign suppliers, manage global transportation and streamline the import/export process. Anthony Hardenburgh, vice president, global trade content at Amber Road, notes that food imports and exports are subject to a very complex regulatory environment.

September 10, 2015
Supply Chain Digest

The focus today of most companies for importing is cost reduction. However, strategically addressing imports can enable a company to proactively improve import operations, reduce bottlenecks, grow profits and further add to the bottom line. Anthony Hardenburgh, Vice President of Global Content at Amber Road, touches on seven key pieces necessary to create a strategic importing approach.

September 08, 2015
Strategie Logistique

The coffee producer has signed a global contract with Amber Road for the implementation of a restricted party screening solution.

September 01, 2015
Logistics Management

Are you on the same page, in real-time, with your trading partners? That’s the promise of today’s supply chain collaboration software. Gary Barraco, senior director of supply chain solutions with Amber Road in East Rutherford, N.J., says good supply chain collaboration is about building communication links and connections among the trading network’s various parties.

August 27, 2015
Supply Chain Digest

Many companies are unaware of how much money they could save by investing in their global trade operations and taking advantage of free trade zones, duty deferral, free trade agreements, and other preferential trade programs. Anthony Hardenburgh, Vice President of Global Content at Amber Road, describes how utilizing these programs can significantly reduce costs from customs duties, taxes and tariffs; improve global market competitiveness; and minimize bureaucratic regulations.

August 21, 2015
Sourcing Journal Online

Long, complex global supply chains – stretching across geographies and involving many players – represent a unique and difficult risk management challenge. A strong cargo security program requires a holistic approach covering such areas as commercial risks, natural disasters and political upheavals.

July 30, 2015
Supply Chain Digest

There is a definite need for creating greater supply chain visibility, as global supply and demand networks introduce distance, cultural and time-zone challenges. Check out this article to learn what Stephanie Miles, Senior Vice President of Commercial Services at Amber Road, believes make supply chain visibly tools a good investment.

July 01, 2015
Materials Testing & Compliance Report
Apparel Magazine

Apparel companies must be proactive in managing the complexities of testing and compliance or risk losing far more time and money on the back end in reacting to problems. Gary Barraco, Senior Director of Supply Chain Solutions provides insight into the complexities of testing and compliance for the apparel industry.

July 01, 2015
Logistics Management

A growing reliance on automated systems makes global supply chains more vulnerable to potential criminal and terrorist cyber-attacks than ever before. Suzanne Richer, director of the trade advisory practice at Amber Road, says that air and ocean cargo shippers can also play a proactive role in the war against cybercrime and terrorism.

June 25, 2015
Supply Chain Digest

There is no cookie-cutter GTM solution and companies must take the time to perform a careful planning and analysis of their needs and vendor solutions to see the best results. Check out this article to learn what Ty Bordner, Vice President of Solutions Consulting at Amber Road, believes are the keys to selecting a GTM vendor.

June 24, 2015
SupplyChainBrain

A top-tier athletic footwear brand needed to gain quicker access to supplier information and share purchase order information with several hundred vendors and factories. Learn how the company saw tremendous cost savings, efficiency improvements, and an increase in fill rates after implementing Amber Road's Global Sourcing solution.

June 16, 2015
Supply Chain Management Review

Air and ocean cargo shippers can also play a proactive role in the war against cybercrime and terrorism, says Suzanne Richer, Director, Trade Advisory Practice, Amber Road. At the same time, she says, logistics managers can protect themselves and their supply chains.

June 12, 2015
SupplyChainBrain

In this video interview, Jim Preuninger, Chief Executive Officer of Amber Road, outlines the challenges that companies face when they seek to integrate product design with sourcing. Their success or failure promise to have a significant impact on the supply chain, he says.

June 12, 2015
United States Fashion Industry Association

The United States Fashion Industry Association (USFIA) selects Amber Road (NYSE: AMBR) as its Innovation Partner for 2015, the first partner of this kind. Amber Road has been a member of the association since 2013 and will serve as a key subject matter expert on utilizing innovative sourcing technologies to ensure compliance across the global supply chain.

June 11, 2015
Global Trade Magazine

Supply-chain security can be segmented into two buckets: government compliance and internal risk assessment. Software can help with both. Ty Bordner, Vice President of Solutions Consulting at Amber Road, explains how software can assist with screening partners and suppliers in compliance with programs like C-TPAT.

June 08, 2015
Supply Chain Management Review

Many would be surprised to learn the extent to which slavery is still present in global supply chains. In this video interview, Gary Barraco, Senior Director of Supply Chain Solutions with Amber Road, discusses the problem, and offers guidance on how companies can eliminate all forms of forced labor from their global operations.

June 01, 2015
Inforgram: Managing Risk in the Supply Chain
Apparel Magazine

Did you know 90% of firms do not quantify risk when outsourcing production? There are 4 types of risks that brands must be aware of to successfully manage their supply chain; Security risk, environmental risk, legal risk, and social risk. Check out this infographic to get all the facts on managing risk in your supply chain.

June 01, 2015
Logistics Management

Fueled by NAFTA, trade between the U.S., Canada, and Mexico is booming. But not knowing the nuances and fine print can be costly for U.S.-based business wishing to take advantage of burgeoning, neighboring markets. Suzanne Richer, director of Amber Road's trade advisory practice, describes how to best play the NAFTA transportation game.

May 28, 2015
Supply Chain Digest

The foundation of an effective export compliance program begins early in the supply chain, long before the product is boxed and ready for pick up. Suzanne Richer, Director, Trade Advisory Service at Amber Road touches on the key attributes of an export compliance and audit process.

May 14, 2015
Sourcing Journal

The longer the supply chain - with more levels of suppliers, disparate geographies and other middle men - the more complex and challenging compliance becomes. Gary Baracco, vice president of sales - supply chain solutions at Amber Road, describes how enabling a holistic, integrated approach to managing global supplier risks can protect brand integrity, improve customer service levels and reduce global supply chain costs.

May 13, 2015
Global Trade Review

An increasing amount of organizations have developed e-learning platforms to fill knowledge gaps and support companies in developing in-house talent. Amber Road now provides training in the areas of customs and trade compliance with its acquisition and launch of the Global Trade Academy, which offers over 60 courses.

May 13, 2015
Global Trade Magazine

Organizations need in-house professionals to understand trade regulations and implement global supply chain strategies. That's why Amber Road launched the Global Trade Academy to enhance supply-chain management and logistics professionals' skill sets.

April 23, 2015
Supply Chain Digest

Companies must develop a strategic approach to trade management to manage the complex and unpredictable regulations trade regulations in China. Scott Byrnes, vice president of marketing at Amber Road, discusses survey results that provide sound advice regarding growth, risks and regulatory issues.

April 15, 2015
Logistiques Magazine

Amber Road has completed the acquisition of ecVision, a Hong Kong-based company specializing in global sourcing software, for $24M. ecVision is used by enterprises as far-reaching as Li & Fung, one of the biggest international brand companies in the world, and by luxury and specialty brands such as Calvin Klein, Timberland, The north Face and Tommy Hilfiger.

April 01, 2015
Inbound Logistics

Companies face three main sourcing supply chain risks: regulatory, brand erosion, and social compliance. Any one of these issues could lead to lost profits, product recalls, and customer erosion. At the same time, the longer the supply chain - with more levels of suppliers, disparate geographies, and other middle men, the more complex and challenging compliance becomes.

Gary Baracco, senior director of sales, supply chain solutions, at Amber Road, describes several ways these issues can affect a company's supply chain and how some best practices can mitigate them.

March 01, 2015
Inbound Logistics

A few years ago, rising energy prices were the main concern of the oil and gas market. Today, the price of oil has dropped to its lowest levels in years. New markets, extraction breakthroughs, and shifting geopolitical relationships are also affecting financial returns. The resulting market volatility is forcing the energy sector to rein in costs by maximizing their supply chain efficiencies. Ty Border, vice president of solutions consulting at Amber Road, shares a few ways companies are optimizing their supply chains and creating more predictable financial returns.

March 01, 2015
Logistics Management

To successfully oversee compliance for its imports and exports, Cameron International implemented Amber Road's Trade Automation solution, which handles the global firm's export restricted-party list screening and helps to classify imported goods and share data with its brokers. Says Cameron's director of logistics export and import strategy: "You can't manage what you can't measure."

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