Planes Specialized Logistics Blog

GOING GLOBAL: HOW PLANES SPECIALIZED LOGISTICS CAN HELP YOUR COMPANY EXPAND INTERNATIONALLY

Wednesday July 23, 2014

We are certainly living in a global economy in 2014. The world is getting much smaller because of the internet and ever-increasing advancements in technology. Due to the ease of communications and travel today, more and more U.S.-based companies are considering or making preparations for international expansion. Of course, operating in a different or multiple countries, each with distinct transportation guidelines and customs procedures – not to mention the actual freight process, whether by air or by sea – can be a daunting task.

EVERYONE IS AN “EXPERT” – CHOOSING THE RIGHT RETAIL LOGISTICS PROVIDER

Tuesday July 15, 2014

I often hear logistics providers trumpeting their value and expertise. But to a certain degree the barrier to entry in this industry is fairly simple – especially if you are non-asset based. So it really makes sense to vet the providers you are looking at prior to making a decision on who you’re going to entrust to be your logistics provider.

THE MOST IMPORTANT, AND MOST FORGOTTEN, ASPECT OF MUSEUM EXHIBIT TRANSPORTATION

Wednesday July 9, 2014

When it comes to complex challenges in moving museum-quality exhibits from one venue to another, the aspect least thought about is storage. However, storage is a major concern to the museums, exhibit manufacturers and companies that manage the touring of these high-grade exhibits.