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inbound shipping

If you’re looking to save costs on shipping, take a look at inbound shipping. Depending on the industry and size of the company, a business can spend more than 40% of its annual freight budget on inbound shipping, according to the Aberdeen Group, a research firm in Boston. A more efficient inbound freight program can minimize delays, save money and even reduce confusion.

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social media for industrial companies

Since we are active on the major social media platforms, and especially Twitter, after following Industrial Distribution on Twitter, we saw a tweet mentioning a new social media platform, IndustryHuddle. We could instantly see due to the partnership with Industrial Distribution and after filling out our profile, IndustryHuddle screamed social media for industrial companies.

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Single Market for Green Products Initiative from EC

The European Commission’s new Single Market for Green Products initiative, launched in April, cannot come soon enough for companies selling environmentally-conscious products in Europe.  As of now, any company seeking to market Green products across European borders faces a confusing nightmare of red tape and expense.

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inbound freight

Inbound Freight Management is An Area Each Shipper Can Improve
After each fiscal year, many companies task their operations to figure out new ways to reduce costs for the upcoming year. Every aspect of the company’s factors which impact the bottom line should and does come under review. However, not every area of the business is given equal scrutiny.