Monthly Archives: December 2015

Import/Export Operations Coordinator

Posted: December 14, 2015

Title: Import/Export Operations Coordinator Location: Laredo, TX Office hours: Friday 12:00 to 18:00 Saturday 08:00 to 20:00 Sunday 08:00 to 18:00 Monday 08:00 to 14:00 Import/Export responsibilities: Coordinate shipments with carriers and customers Obtain daily/weekly/monthly shipment schedule from customers Enter information in MG (shipment and load) Verify shipper information is available in MG Schedule assign carrier for the lane Verify carrier information is available in MG Verify carrier is properly set up for payment Verify … Continue reading

By the Numbers: A Look at Third Party Logistics

Posted: December 2, 2015

  Third party logistics (3PL) got its start back in the early 1980s, and really got going in the 1990s with the introduction of computer networking. We’ve come a long way during the last couple of decades. Here’s a quick snapshot of what third party logistics looks like today.