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2016年12月22日
《DC Velocity》杂志

从克服语言障碍到涵盖进出口法律法规,全球贸易管理软件为用户解决供应链每个环节的疑难问题。面对全球贸易的挑战,Amber Road 致力于提供简单便捷的方法帮助用户解决供应链操作中的难题。

2016年12月19日
《Global Trade Magazine》杂志

如今,全球贸易管理软件的功能模块比过去更加全面,不论是全球采购中材料产品的设计开发,还是供应商的选择和成本分析,都变得越来越重要。

2016年11月2日
Inbound Logistics

High demurrage and detention costs are rampant as ports are becoming increasingly congested and disruptive events such as labor disputes are occurring more frequently. Worse still, these fees accrue on a daily basis, so there's little room for negotiating the final bill. Dave Albanese, director of solutions consulting at Amber Road, shares how companies can work to avoid and reduce these tricky fees.

2016年10月27日
Supply Chain Dive

Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton like to talk tough on trade, arguing both the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) and the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) had negative effects on American competitiveness. But those involved in the production and transport of goods know lower barriers to trade at one end can lead to exponentially lower costs at the other end of the supply chain. As Gary Barraco points out, manufacturing centers have made way for massive distribution centers.

2016年10月27日
Manufacturing Business Technology

While the fundamental strategies of successful global sourcing remain constant, Gary Barraco notes that two factors have considerably changed in recent years (especially in the first half of 2016) - the speed of change in global economics and an evolving consumer shopping pattern.

2016年10月14日
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.

2016年10月10日
Supply & Demand Chain Executive

If you’re a retailer that is not already engaged in international e-commerce, you are late to the game – but there’s still time to plan your strategy. Gary Barraco offers several strategies for companies to strengthen their competitive advantage in cross-border operations.

2016年10月3日
Global Trade Magazine

Just like our own bodies, supply chains need checkups too!  According to Gary Barraco, routine checkups on your supply chain could prevent issues like supplier social compliance issues, customs shipment delays, inaccurate landed cost calculations, regulatory lapses and a myriad of other problems.

2016年9月12日
Sourcing Journal

Global business-to-consumer e-commerce is growing leaps and bounds. And the primary reasons for the booming growth include emerging markets where consumers often find it hard to access coveted products locally and are seeking the convenience of online shopping over brick-and mortar.

2016年9月8日
Nutraceuticals

Sustainable packaging has evolved from a “nice to have” to a “need to have” in today’s e-commerce-driven consumer market. Once considered a competitive advantage, the sustainable package is becoming more and more of a requirement driven by retailers, government regulations and public perception.

2016年9月1日
Just-Style

With traceability playing a key role in addressing the rising importance of social compliance, it may be time to review your traceability strategies and confirm you're armed with comprehensive product information across your supply network, says Thomas Ng, Managing Director, Supply Chain Solutions.

2016年9月1日
Global Trade

Trek Bikes, a major bicycle and cycling product manufacturer and distributor, has selected its Amber Road’s Trade Automation solution to lower landed costs and manage global trade. Using Amber Road’s Global Product Master, Trek will gain access to accurate classification information through a centralized data repository to support supply chain decisions. The company will also reduce costs by automating the ISF filing process.

2016年8月31日
Supply Chain 247

Charged with orchestrating behind the scenes movements like warehouse, labor, yard/dock, transportation and global trade management, supply chain execution (SCE) software continues to play a critical role in today’s overall supply chain processes. Folded under the umbrella of supply chain management (SCM), along with supply chain planning (SCP), SCE focuses on execution-oriented applications that carry out the plans created by those planning systems.

2016年8月22日
Compliance Week

For many trade compliance professionals, the most complex challenge posed by FTAs is understanding and navigating the various “rules of origin,” which are highly complex and technical rules that describe how exported goods shipped to a country, or a region, may qualify for duty-free or reduced-duty benefits under the applicable trade agreement.

2016年8月17日
Just-Style

There are few things worse in the apparel business than developing and manufacturing a great product that can't find its way to the retail floor because it's stuck in customs with a labeling issue. Here J Anthony Hardenburgh, vice president of global knowledge at Amber Road, unravels some of the rules and regulations of what needs to be said - and how.

2016年8月16日
Global Trade Magazine

Any U.S. export violation can mean fines, jail time, or worse. But international arms transactions require even more stringent screening to keep close guard on weapons of all types. Anthony Hardenburgh, vice president of global knowledge at Amber Road, discusses how an automated system bridges trade compliance, sourcing and product development, and connects all of the subsequent parties that are involved in the intricate supply chains of today.

2016年8月10日
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.

2016年8月3日
Global Trade Magazine

The world of global freight has produced radically different methods of optimization. Nathan Pieri, Chief Product Officer at Amber Road, shares five ‘get rights’ a company should consider when evaluating how to cut global freight costs.

2016年7月31日
Inbound Logistics

Complying with the Customs rules and regulations governing imports may feel like you're caught in endless twists and turns. Suzanne Richer, director of trade advisory service for Amber Road, shares how a single repository of data can help to master the maze.

2016年7月28日
Compliance Week

For those compliance officers watching Iran closely, and especially within companies considering doing business with Iran, what the Iran deal mean? Arne Mielkin discusses the interesting market potential and difficult environment facing companies looking to move into the Iran market.

2016年7月25日
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.

2016年7月21日
Supply Chain Digest

Going digital is more than just spending a higher percent of revenue on IT: where and how you spend your IT dollars is just as important, according to Nathan Pieri, chief product officer at Amber Road. If companies don’t start making the transition and driving digital to the core of their business, they be at a competitive disadvantage.

2016年7月20日
Spend Matters

Procurement organizations have faced a number of new trade compliance regulations this year. But a new survey from Amber Road shows multinational companies are not investing in trade compliance training for their employees, despite the risks of noncompliance.

2016年7月18日
Bloomberg BNA

A new standardized customs system being rolled out across China will bring challenges and opportunities. Kae-Por Chang, managing director of Amber Road China, shares the ways that companies can prepare for this paradigm shift in China trade management.

2016年7月2日
Industry Tap

With the current turmoil in global markets highlighted by the increasing polarization of the wealthy and poor, terrorism, Brexit and a possibly increasingly protectionist US, global trading is set to become more complex and challenging than ever. The ideal is for a company to run its global trading operations like a Swiss watch, but that is becoming more and more difficult as uncertainty increases. According to the Amber Road Global Trade Academy the world of global trade is extremely complex. Why else would an academy be necessary?

2016年6月24日
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.

2016年6月23日
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.

2016年6月22日
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.

2016年6月20日
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.

2016年6月14日
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.

2016年6月13日
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.

2016年6月10日
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.

2016年6月8日
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.

2016年5月31日
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.

2016年5月31日
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.

2016年5月31日
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.

2016年5月24日
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.

2016年5月6日
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.

2016年4月28日
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.

2016年4月28日
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.

2016年4月23日
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.

2016年4月22日
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.

2016年4月21日
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.

2016年4月16日
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.

2016年3月29日
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.

2016年3月25日
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.

2016年3月24日
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.

2016年3月15日
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.

2016年3月15日
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.

2016年3月15日
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.

2016年3月8日
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.

2016年3月2日
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.

2016年3月1日
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.

2016年2月25日
Inc

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

2016年2月25日
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.

2016年2月1日
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.

2016年1月28日
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.

2016年1月22日
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.

2016年1月18日
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.

2016年1月13日
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.

2015年12月30日
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.

2015年12月28日
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.

2015年12月21日
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.

2015年12月17日
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.

2015年12月14日
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.

2015年12月3日
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.

2015年12月2日
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.

2015年11月11日
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.

2015年9月29日
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.

2015年9月22日
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.

2015年9月21日
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?

2015年9月21日
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.

2015年9月8日
Strategie Logistique

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

2015年9月1日
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.

2015年8月21日
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.