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Automated Commercial Environment ACE Import Workshop

Topics covered: Getting an ACE account – Instructions on how to set up your account for the first time and how to change your password. Adding & Modifying Users – Learn to create new contacts, create users, assign access privileges and deactivate accounts. Uploading NRBS – Learn how to upload non-reimbursement statements to the portal. […]

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Nested Filters

Learn how to nest filters in ACE Reports.

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Pasting List of Values into Filters

Learn how to paste a list of values into filters.

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What Is a Bond?

What is a Customs Bond?

A Customs bond is a contract which is given to ensure the performance of an obligation imposed by a law or regulation. Music by https://www.free-stock-music.com

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What Markings Are Required for My Cartons?

What Markings Are Required for My Shipping Cartons?

Watch this video to learn about the markings required for your cartons. Music by https://www.free-stock-music.com

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What Is Required for Customs Clearance?

How to Clear Customs

Hiring a Customs broker who is right for the job is more than choosing the lowest entry fee. The right broker looks at your business as an extension of its own and asks questions to ensure that your cargo is cleared in compliance with Customs and all government agency regulations. Watch this video to learn […]

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Should You Palletize Your FBA Shipments?

Should You Palletize Your FBA Shipments?

Amazon has very strict pallet and labeling requirements. Check out this video to see what you need to know about palletizing your cargo. Music by https://www.free-stock-music.com

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What Is Shapiro’s GlobalFlex Network?

What Is Shapiro's GlobalFlex Network?

Multi-national freight forwarders will tell you that having their own boots on the ground overseas is absolutely essential to properly manage your supply chain. There is one tiny problem with this premise: It is totally false! Check out this brief description of Shapiro’s GlobalFlex network. Music by https://www.free-stock-music.com

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Consignee and Importer of Record FAQs

Consignee and Importer of Record FAQs

Understanding the responsibilities of a Consignee and Importer of Record. Music by https://www.free-stock-music.com

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What Is Importer Security Filing ISF?

What Is Importer Security Filing ISF?

The Importer Security Filing (ISF) began in January 2009 with a one year introductory phase-in period. Full enforcement began in January 2010, but Customs and Border Protection (CBP) maintained a flexible and measured enforcement stance. Music by https://www.free-stock-music.com

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What to Know Before Shipping Batteries

What to Know Before Shipping Batteries

Do the products you import contain batteries? If so, you need to see this video that covers what to know before shipping. Music by https://www.free-stock-music.com

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What You Should Know About Trademarks

What Importers Should Know About Trademarks

Trademarks and copyrights can be tricky! Our video highlights what you need to know about trademarks and international logistics. Music by https://www.free-stock-music.com

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When Should You Use a Courier?

When Should You Use a Courier?

Importers are sometimes surprised that Shapiro’s eCommerce team is happy to recommend the use of a courier if it is the most cost-effective option for our clients. This video highlights how to know when you should use a courier service for your goods. Music by https://www.free-stock-music.com

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Why Are Quotes so Complex?

Why Are Freight Forwarding and Customs Brokerage Quotes So Complex?

Quotes can be complex and confusing. This video highlights some of the major reasons why shipping quotes are so complex. Music by https://www.free-stock-music.com

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What Are Destination Handling Fees?

What Are Destination Handling Fees?

Confused about destination handling fees? This video showcases the important information you should know. Music by https://www.free-stock-music.com

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Tips for Starting Your Amazon FBA Business

Tips for Starting Your Amazon FBA Business

Check out our helpful tips for starting your FBA business! Music by https://www.free-stock-music.com

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Does Shapiro Own Warehouses?

Does Shapiro Own Warehouses?

We have no incentive to place the wrong cargo in the wrong hands at the wrong price. In fact, we find that completely open cost and service analyses build the correct spirit of partnership and collaboration with our customers. We play the matchmaker for your cargo; together, we design affordable solutions, providing you with reliable […]

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What Are the Most Common Incoterms?

What Are The Most Common Incoterms?

Incoterms can be confusing. Let us help clear up what the most common Incoterms cover. Music by https://www.free-stock-music.com

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What are Value Based Fees?

What are Value Based Fees?

This video covers what value-based fees are and some of the common fees that are associated with VBFs. Music by https://www.free-stock-music.com

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What Is a Bill of Lading?

What Is a Bill of Lading?

(Bill of Lading) A contract of carriage, used by ocean, inland waterway, rail and truck common carriers and typically contract carriers. Music by https://www.free-stock-music.com

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