What are accessorial charges? They are extra fees included on freight invoices for performing services beyond normal pickup and delivery from point A to point B. Accessorial charges can be found in the carrier’s rules tariff. If you know your shipment will include one or more of these fees, you should outline the fees up […]
There is an immediate opening for a full-time Accounting Specialist at the InterChez headquarters in Stow, Ohio. Description: To ensure accurate accounting resources for receipts and/or disbursements within the InterChez group of services. Duties include performing a variety of complex and analytical bookkeeping tasks, applying accepted procedures to the preparation and maintenance of accounting records, and preparing […]
When releasing your product or service into a global marketplace the decision on whether to localize or not can mean the difference between success and failure. Investing in localization is essential to effectively communicating with foreign audiences when conducting business abroad. If you have any questions or would like more information on localization or […]
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In the wake of Hanjin Shipping’s collapse, shippers and importers were left wondering about the fate of roughly 500,000 TEUs (Twenty-foot equivalent units). This may have surprised some shippers because they did not actually book with Hanjin, yet their freight was still stuck on one of these “ghost ships.” This is because of vessel sharing […]
We’d like to thank everyone who contributed to the 2016 InterChez Golf Outing Benefitting the Alzheimer’s Association! We raised thousands of dollars to fund ongoing research to end Alzheimer’s. This year’s event was a tremendous success: we had more golfers and donations than last year and everyone had great time! We hope you will consider participating […]
Your 3PL partner needs specific information in order to accurately schedule your shipment. Set yourself up for a successful delivery by providing the key information outlined below. With so many different modes and service types to choose from, providing the complete details of your shipment will ensure that the best choice is made so your goods […]
The industry linear foot rule has changed. Read below to see how this will effect your LTL shipments and how you can avoid extra charges. Linear (lineal) Foot: The dimensions of each handling unit calculated using the maximum length, width, and height. The industry linear foot rule has changed from an average of 12-14’ […]