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Technology Update

Posted on May 2, 2016
Category: Green News
We recently completed the implementation of an automated shipment status Electronic Digital Interchange (EDI) interface with a large import client. In close collaboration, our respective IT specialists defined data fields and events, which trigger transfers of milestone status updates. The data automatically updates their Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) software, enabling their sales and production departments to have the latest information about their order. This technology reduces the exchange of emails, provides real-time visibility, and eliminates

Happy Earth Day!

Posted on April 21, 2016
Category: Green News
Earth Day 2016 is here! Green Worldwide is built on a firm foundation of respect—for our employees and for our customers—but especially for our earth. We want to respect our environment to keep it clean and beautiful for generations to come. In a new era of a globalized world, Sustainability is an issue that affects all of us. At Green Worldwide, we strive towards Sustainable business practices for our company and for our clients. The

Intermodal South America

Posted on April 11, 2016
Category: Freight Market
We want to extend a big thank you to everyone who visited us at Intermodal South America. We were at Intermodal South America in Sao Paulo, Brazil from April 4th to April 7th. It was wonderful to speak with everyone who came and visited us at our booth. We hope that everyone enjoys their Sprouting Pencils. The Sprouting Pencils are ecologically friendly pencils that can be planted once they are worn down from use. To

And the Winner Is…

Posted on April 4, 2016
Category: Green News
We are pleased to announce the winner of the “Guess our Next Office Location” contest from the WCA Worldwide Conference in Abu Dhabi, and to reveal the location our next office – office number eight! We thank everyone who participated. We received many interesting guesses and no, we are not opening in Kona, Big Island, Hawaii. Our new location is… Out of the eleven correct guesses, a winner was drawn. Congratulations to Mr. Norbert Schuerkamp

Ongoing Education

Posted on March 31, 2016
Category: Customs & Compliance
As part of our ongoing education for our employees, we recently held training for our import staff members on the topic of Anti-Dumping/Countervailing Duties. This session was broadcast live from our Atlanta headquarters to our branch offices around the country. Topics included the definitions of the two types of special entries, how they are initiated, executed, terminated, or revoked. We also learned some great tips we can use to further increase our awareness and our