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March 14, 2012

Today, the benefits of sourcing from low-cost countries and selling into new foreign markets are driving the vast majority of enterprise-class companies to go global. However, this globalization has led to increasingly complex supply chains with longer lead times, more pipeline inventory, and the need to control downstream and upstream logistics.

Amber Road’s latest eBook, Three Ways You’re Throwing Away Money in Your Global Supply Chain, discusses areas in the supply chain that companies may be losing money, and uncovers strategies to prevent this loss.

Key takeaways include:

  • How to reduce expedited shipments with better planning and supply chain visibility

  • How to avoid detention and demurrage fines

  • How to communicate efficiently with trading partners

Learn how companies such as Abercrombie & Fitch, Glazer’s Family of Companies, and Bunzl Distribution USA have implemented strategies to improve their supply chain operations – download Amber Road’s eBook today!


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