Shipping/Logistics http://meetingsnet.com/taxonomy/term/6640/more en 4 Trusted Traveler Programs: What’s the Difference? http://meetingsnet.com/shippinglogistics/4-trusted-traveler-programs-what-s-difference <div class="field-deck"> Which trusted traveler program is right for you? </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Which trusted traveler program is right for you—TSA's PreCheck program or U.S. Customs and Border Protection's Global Entry, NEXUS, or SENTRI programs?</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/shippinglogistics/4-trusted-traveler-programs-what-s-difference" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/shippinglogistics/4-trusted-traveler-programs-what-s-difference#comments Association Meetings Shipping/Logistics Corporate Meetings Premium Mon, 28 Jul 2014 18:12:00 +0000 42651 at http://meetingsnet.com <p>TSA&#39;s PreCheck program gets low-risk travelers out of the slow airport security lanes, but if you want to speed through customs, consider the Global Entry, NEXUS, or SENTRI programs run by U.S. Customs and Border Protection.</p> Global Meetings Checklist: Ground Transportation http://meetingsnet.com/shippinglogistics/global-meetings-checklist-ground-transportation <div class="field-byline"> Mike Fogarty </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>These questions will help you choose a reliable ground transportation provider outside the U.S. and ensure your attendees get where they want to go safely.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/shippinglogistics/global-meetings-checklist-ground-transportation" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/shippinglogistics/global-meetings-checklist-ground-transportation#comments Checklists International Partners Shipping/Logistics Premium Thu, 07 Jun 2012 01:22:00 +0000 24366 at http://meetingsnet.com Shipping Across Borders Requires Experts http://meetingsnet.com/international/tips/international-shipping-0606 <div class="field-byline"> Paul Griggs </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Work with experts to ensure your materials arrive in time and in shape.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/international/tips/international-shipping-0606" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/international/tips/international-shipping-0606#comments International Partners Shipping/Logistics Premium Wed, 06 Jun 2012 21:08:00 +0000 24442 at http://meetingsnet.com 7 Tips for Planning Your First International Meeting http://meetingsnet.com/global-events/7-tips-planning-your-first-international-meeting <div class="field-byline"> Andy McNeill </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Do plenty of research—and over-communicate with attendees</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/global-events/7-tips-planning-your-first-international-meeting" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/global-events/7-tips-planning-your-first-international-meeting#comments Shipping/Logistics Global Events Premium Tue, 07 Feb 2012 16:00:00 +0000 6619 at http://meetingsnet.com Keys to Success in Booking Entertainment Internationally http://meetingsnet.com/recreationentertainment/keys-success-booking-entertainment-internationally <div class="field-byline"> Bill Hopkins </div> <div class="field-deck"> The insider's guide to entertainment </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The insider's guide to entertainment with Bill Hopkins heads overseas.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/recreationentertainment/keys-success-booking-entertainment-internationally" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/recreationentertainment/keys-success-booking-entertainment-internationally#comments Shipping/Logistics Recreation/Entertainment Premium Wed, 17 Aug 2011 11:09:00 +0000 3050 at http://meetingsnet.com 5 Tips to Avoid International Shipping Snafus http://meetingsnet.com/shippinglogistics/5-tips-avoid-international-shipping-snafus <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>When you are taking a meeting outside the U.S., one of your most important partners is a shipping broker who can navigate customs to get your materials through and delivered on time</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/shippinglogistics/5-tips-avoid-international-shipping-snafus" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/shippinglogistics/5-tips-avoid-international-shipping-snafus#comments Shipping/Logistics Event Planning Premium Fri, 08 Jul 2011 18:54:00 +0000 8990 at http://meetingsnet.com Canada: Tax-Free Shipping? http://meetingsnet.com/shippinglogistics/canada-tax-free-shipping <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Paul Griggs, founder of Events on the Move, says Canada offers some attractive incentives in terms of cost savings and streamlined border clearances for U.S.–based meeting planners to hold their meetings in Canada</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/shippinglogistics/canada-tax-free-shipping" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/shippinglogistics/canada-tax-free-shipping#comments Shipping/Logistics Premium Tue, 16 Jun 2009 21:37:00 +0000 8797 at http://meetingsnet.com 10 Things Planners Should Know About International Meetings http://meetingsnet.com/global-meetings-resources/10-things-planners-should-know-about-international-meetings <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Be aware of local customs and norms.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/global-meetings-resources/10-things-planners-should-know-about-international-meetings" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/global-meetings-resources/10-things-planners-should-know-about-international-meetings#comments Association Meetings Global Meetings Resources Shipping/Logistics Premium Sat, 06 Jun 2009 16:13:00 +0000 4752 at http://meetingsnet.com Customs Broker or Freight Forwarder? http://meetingsnet.com/shippinglogistics/customs-broker-or-freight-forwarder <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>If you're shipping meeting materials overseas, you need help. Knowing the difference between a customs broker and a freight forwarder is step one.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/shippinglogistics/customs-broker-or-freight-forwarder" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/shippinglogistics/customs-broker-or-freight-forwarder#comments Shipping/Logistics Premium Mon, 01 Jun 2009 16:00:00 +0000 4841 at http://meetingsnet.com Saving on International Shipping http://meetingsnet.com/shippinglogistics/saving-international-shipping <div class="field-deck"> <p>Be sure to start early, and consider buying local.</p> </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Our international shipping expert Paul Griggs advises looking at three things when you're trying to save on shipping: size, distance, and timing.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/shippinglogistics/saving-international-shipping" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/shippinglogistics/saving-international-shipping#comments Shipping/Logistics Advance BB Carrier carriers customs Griggs industry meetingsnet.com/corporatemeetingsincentives/mag meetingsnet.com/costsaving_budget meetingsnet.com/international North Paul Premium Shipping suppliers VAT Mon, 01 Jun 2009 16:00:00 +0000 18836 at http://meetingsnet.com