If a shipment is traveling a long way from the port to the final destination by truck, the shipment will likely go to a warehouse, and transload the cargo into a truck to avoid expensive per diem charges.[…]
With today's sophisticated technologies to better anticipate storms and hurricanes, we are better prepared than ever to handle this type of natural disaster. With some predictability, organizations can plan ahead to send extra essentials and supplies[…]
Doesn't the carrier have to pay for the value of the goods if something happens? One would think this is normal, but oftentimes it is difficult to pinpoint where something went wrong.
Freight claims are often denied by carrier. If something happens[…]
What is a Bill of Lading, and why is it so important for your shipment?[…]
What is Golden week?
Golden Week is held annually on October 1 to celebrate the founding of the People's Republic of China, and lasts 7 days. The week-long holiday was implemented in 2000 to make it possible for people to make long-distance family[…]
Health and fitness has always been a part of the BOA culture, partly because our founders, Matt and Walter, started out together through Capoeira, Brazilian martial arts.
We've held some challenges in the past, and we've got a new one starting this[…]
Planning to import food to the United States of America? Here are some basic steps to get started![…]
The topic of the Anti-Dumping (AD) and Countervailing Duties (CVD) is a touchy one for both importers and manufacturers. This is not going to be a political debate on whether these are fair, or a discussion on if the way these duties are calculated[…]
Team BOA... We've done it again. We have made it on the list for INC. 5000 Fastest-Growing Private Companies in America.
How did we do it? It definitely was not easy. With all the changes in regulations for trucking companies, it became extremely[…]