Ascent Global Logistics Blog

April 20, 2017

10 Benefits to Centralizing Your Logistics Management

Centralizing the management of logistics activities can produce a number of benefits for shippers. With a dedicated team to manage logistics activities, shippers will save time and money due to the increased control, improved transparency and streamlined processes.

April 19, 2017

3 Tips for Supply Chain & Logistics Professionals

Supply chain and logistics professionals must be able to quickly adapt, innovate and solve problems in order to keep pace with the industry. So how can supply chain and logistics managers prepare themselves for the future?

March 27, 2017

Importing 101: Customs Bonds

Is your company importing goods into the United States or considering importing in the future? To import successfully, the importer must have a customs bond on file with U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP).

March 13, 2017

3 Benefits of Freight Audit and Payment Programs

Freight audit and payment programs can help companies of all sizes improve accuracy when reviewing and paying carrier invoices. Whether the freight is Parcel, Less-than-Truckload, Truckload, Volume, Intermodal or International, freight audit automation can have enormous benefits.

March 3, 2017

3 Reasons to Become An Ascent Global Logistics Independent Sales Agent

At Ascent, we are a team of logistics professionals that has a singular focus on building trust with our clients. Our approach to logistics is simple – uncomplicate logistics to deliver unmatched value to our clients through our Domestic, International and On-Demand solutions.

February 9, 2017

Weather Advisory: Winter Storm Niko to Cause Shipping Delays

Logistical activities could be impacted this week and next as Winter Storm Niko drops heavy snowfall on the northeastern portion of the United States.

January 27, 2017

[Podcast] President of Ascent Global Logistics Discusses Shipper Challenges

Bill Goodgion, President of Ascent Global Logistics, recently talked with Susan Avery from My Purchasing Center (MPC) regarding the rebranding of Ascent Global Logistics as well as the road ahead for logistics professionals.

January 25, 2017

Introducing… Ascent Global Logistics

On behalf of our entire team, we are extremely proud to introduce Ascent Global Logistics.

January 16, 2017

Freight Classification & NMFC Rules

Regardless of how much industry experience you have, determining freight classification and staying in line with the National Motor Freight Traffic Association’s (NMFTA) rules, can be frustrating, especially if you get it wrong.

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