Monthly Archives: October 2013

Simplifying the Shipping Process

Posted: October 22, 2013

  When it comes to shipping cargo overseas there are multiple arrangements that need to take place; like the communication with the supplier and buyer, booking cargo space, dealing with customs and the list goes on and on. For a small to medium sized company this process can seem daunting to say the least. And the idea of hiring a logistics company to help seems promising, but how are you supposed to know whether a … Continue reading

Laredo Family Day

Posted: October 9, 2013

The Carter Laredo team got together for food and fun on Friday, September 13th for family day. Everyone gathered at the Laredo Cross Dock and enjoyed a lunch catered by Rudy’s Bar B-Q and prizes that were raffled off throughout the event. Continue reading

Carter Logistics – International Shipping Services

Posted: October 9, 2013

    Most discussions of Lean Logistics are limited to getting your shipment to a customer or vendor located in your region or possibly elsewhere within the nation. Discussion of international shipping, however, can bring images of your shipment sitting on a dock, waiting for a crane to load a ship while an overseas recipient wrings their hands in impatience. At best, we may imagine an airplane flying our products or supplies to its destination … Continue reading