Alliance Shippers Inc. http://ww2.alliance.com RSS Feed for Alliance Shippers Inc. Alliance Shippers Inc. Awarded Gold—Wins First Place Overall in National Survey http://www.alliance.com/news/50/19/Alliance-Shippers-Inc-Awarded-Gold-Wins-First-Place-Overall-in-National-Survey Alliance Shippers Inc. won their 17th Quest for Quality Award and placed first overall. Mon, 07 Aug 2017 06:42:45 -0700 http://www.alliance.com/news/50/19/Alliance-Shippers-Inc-Awarded-Gold-Wins-First-Place-Overall-in-National-Survey Top 100 3PL Provider for 2017 http://www.alliance.com/news/49/19/Top-100-3PL-Provider-for-2017 Alliance Shippers Inc. has been selected as an Inbound Logistics Top 100 3PL Provider for 2017 Mon, 10 Jul 2017 11:00:00 -0700 http://www.alliance.com/news/49/19/Top-100-3PL-Provider-for-2017 Alliance Shippers Inc. Named to Food Logistics’ Top Green Providers List for 2017 http://www.alliance.com/news/48/19/Alliance-Shippers-Inc-Named-to-Food-Logistics-Top-Green-Providers-List-for-2017 Alliance Shippers Inc. has been selected as one of Food Logistics’ Top Green Providers for 2017. Fri, 16 Jun 2017 08:51:42 -0700 http://www.alliance.com/news/48/19/Alliance-Shippers-Inc-Named-to-Food-Logistics-Top-Green-Providers-List-for-2017 Alliance selected as an Inbound Logistics Green Supply Chain Partner 2017 http://www.alliance.com/news/47/19/Alliance-selected-as-an-Inbound-Logistics-Green-Supply-Chain-Partner-2017 Congratulations to Alliance Shippers Inc. on being selected as an Inbound Logistics Green Supply Chain Partner for six years running! Thu, 08 Jun 2017 07:22:29 -0700 http://www.alliance.com/news/47/19/Alliance-selected-as-an-Inbound-Logistics-Green-Supply-Chain-Partner-2017 Alliance Wins the Fiat Chrysler Automobiles Award for the 11th Time in a Row! http://www.alliance.com/news/46/19/Alliance-Wins-the-Fiat-Chrysler-Automobiles-Award-for-the-11th-Time-in-a-Row The Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (formerly Chrysler) award for Outstanding Performance is given to an Intermodal Carrier each year based on monthly measures by FCA. Wed, 31 May 2017 08:42:13 -0700 http://www.alliance.com/news/46/19/Alliance-Wins-the-Fiat-Chrysler-Automobiles-Award-for-the-11th-Time-in-a-Row Cheryl Kopp Retires After 19 Years with Alliance http://www.alliance.com/news/45/19/Cheryl-Kopp-Retires-After-19-Years-with-Alliance Cheryl Kopp Retires After 19 Years with Alliance Mon, 08 May 2017 13:29:52 -0700 http://www.alliance.com/news/45/19/Cheryl-Kopp-Retires-After-19-Years-with-Alliance Tom Charters joins the Alliance Team http://www.alliance.com/news/44/19/Tom-Charters-joins-the-Alliance-Team Alliance Shippers Inc., a leading provider of global logistics services, is pleased to announce the addition of Tom Charters to the role of director of business development. Wed, 26 Apr 2017 08:31:13 -0700 http://www.alliance.com/news/44/19/Tom-Charters-joins-the-Alliance-Team Promotion Announcement http://www.alliance.com/news/43/19/Promotion-Announcement Eric Johnson promoted to the position of Southeast Regional Manager, Alliance Shippers Inc. Mon, 20 Mar 2017 10:08:52 -0700 http://www.alliance.com/news/43/19/Promotion-Announcement Alliance Shippers Inc. will be attending The 2017 Retail Supply Chain Conference http://www.alliance.com/news/42/19/Alliance-Shippers-Inc-will-be-attending-The-2017-Retail-Supply-Chain-Conference Visit our booth at The 2017 Retail Supply Chain Conference. Thu, 05 Jan 2017 12:16:14 -0800 http://www.alliance.com/news/42/19/Alliance-Shippers-Inc-will-be-attending-The-2017-Retail-Supply-Chain-Conference 2016 Quest for Quality Awards Dinner http://www.alliance.com/news/41/19/2016-Quest-for-Quality-Awards-Dinner Alliance Shippers Inc. won their 16th Quest for Quality Award, that they proudly accepted in September Thu, 10 Nov 2016 06:50:59 -0800 http://www.alliance.com/news/41/19/2016-Quest-for-Quality-Awards-Dinner Alliance wins Ryder Logistics Intermodal Provider of the Year http://www.alliance.com/news/40/19/Alliance-wins-Ryder-Logistics-Intermodal-Provider-of-the-Year Alliance Shippers Inc. was awarded Ryder Logistics Intermodal Provider of the Year Mon, 07 Nov 2016 08:48:16 -0800 http://www.alliance.com/news/40/19/Alliance-wins-Ryder-Logistics-Intermodal-Provider-of-the-Year Jorge Pimentel joins the Alliance Team http://www.alliance.com/news/39/19/Jorge-Pimentel-joins-the-Alliance-Team Alliance Shippers Inc., a leading provider of global logistics services, is pleased to announce the addition of Jorge Pimentel to the role of Assistant Vice President of Sales. Fri, 30 Sep 2016 10:19:14 -0700 http://www.alliance.com/news/39/19/Jorge-Pimentel-joins-the-Alliance-Team Alliance Shippers Inc. Renews with the U.S. EPA SmartWay® Transport Partnership http://www.alliance.com/news/38/19/Alliance-Shippers-Inc-Renews-with-the-U-S-EPA-SmartWay-Transport-Partnership Alliance Shippers Inc. today announced that is has submitted and received approval for their 2015 data update with the SmartWay® Transport Partnership Wed, 14 Sep 2016 10:32:51 -0700 http://www.alliance.com/news/38/19/Alliance-Shippers-Inc-Renews-with-the-U-S-EPA-SmartWay-Transport-Partnership Top 100 3PL Provider for 2016 http://www.alliance.com/news/37/19/Top-100-3PL-Provider-for-2016 Alliance Shippers Inc. has been selected as an Inbound Logistics Top 100 3PL Provider for 2016 Fri, 26 Aug 2016 12:44:26 -0700 http://www.alliance.com/news/37/19/Top-100-3PL-Provider-for-2016 Debbie Hinkle Retires After 28 Years with Alliance http://www.alliance.com/news/36/19/Debbie-Hinkle-Retires-After-28-Years-with-Alliance At Alliance we are both happy and sad to announce that Debbie Hinkle is now retiring from her position as our Assistant Vice President, after 28 successful years with Alliance. Tue, 23 Aug 2016 13:31:11 -0700 http://www.alliance.com/news/36/19/Debbie-Hinkle-Retires-After-28-Years-with-Alliance 2016 Quest for Quality Award Winner http://www.alliance.com/news/35/19/2016-Quest-for-Quality-Award-Winner Alliance Shippers Inc. won their 16th Quest for Quality Award Thu, 11 Aug 2016 07:44:43 -0700 http://www.alliance.com/news/35/19/2016-Quest-for-Quality-Award-Winner Alliance selected as an Inbound Logistics Green Supply Chain Partner 2016 http://www.alliance.com/news/34/19/Alliance-selected-as-an-Inbound-Logistics-Green-Supply-Chain-Partner-2016 Congratulations to Alliance Shippers Inc. on being selected as an Inbound Logistics Green Supply Chain Partner! Tue, 28 Jun 2016 06:40:56 -0700 http://www.alliance.com/news/34/19/Alliance-selected-as-an-Inbound-Logistics-Green-Supply-Chain-Partner-2016 Michael Gicewicz joins the Alliance Team http://www.alliance.com/news/33/19/Michael-Gicewicz-joins-the-Alliance-Team Michael Gicewicz joins the Ohio Valley Sales Team in Cincinnati Ohio Tue, 28 Jun 2016 06:35:54 -0700 http://www.alliance.com/news/33/19/Michael-Gicewicz-joins-the-Alliance-Team Alliance wins Gorton's Carrier of the Year http://www.alliance.com/news/32/19/Alliance-wins-Gorton-s-Carrier-of-the-Year Each year at the Gorton's Operations Conference, awards are given out for outstanding performance in each vendor category. Transportation, Warehousing, Packaging, etc. Tue, 28 Jun 2016 06:29:45 -0700 http://www.alliance.com/news/32/19/Alliance-wins-Gorton-s-Carrier-of-the-Year Alliance wins the Fiat Chrysler Automobiles Award for Outstanding Performance http://www.alliance.com/news/29/19/Alliance-wins-the-Fiat-Chrysler-Automobiles-Award-for-Outstanding-Performance The Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (formerly Chrysler) award for Outstanding Performance is given to an Intermodal Carrier each year based on monthly measures by FCA. Scorecards are given out monthly with an overall cumulative score. Tue, 28 Jun 2016 05:59:16 -0700 http://www.alliance.com/news/29/19/Alliance-wins-the-Fiat-Chrysler-Automobiles-Award-for-Outstanding-Performance The Alliance http://www.alliance.com/news/31/19/The-Alliance This month, three Japanese steamship lines- Mitsui OSK, K Line and NYK- outlined plans to form a new alliance with Hapag-Lloyd, South Korea’s Hanjin Shipping and Taiwan’s Yang Ming, to be known as The Alliance. Sat, 28 May 2016 06:23:05 -0700 http://www.alliance.com/news/31/19/The-Alliance Alliance receives 2015 Jel Sert Intermodal Carrier of the Year Award http://www.alliance.com/news/28/19/Alliance-receives-2015-Jel-Sert-Intermodal-Carrier-of-the-Year-Award We thank Jel Sert for this honor and we appreciate our employees' hard work and dedication. Thu, 19 May 2016 09:40:26 -0700 http://www.alliance.com/news/28/19/Alliance-receives-2015-Jel-Sert-Intermodal-Carrier-of-the-Year-Award Sherri Tipton joins the Alliance team http://www.alliance.com/news/30/19/Sherri-Tipton-joins-the-Alliance-team Alliance Shippers is pleased to announce our Atlanta office has recently added a new employee to its sales team. Mon, 28 Mar 2016 06:13:38 -0700 http://www.alliance.com/news/30/19/Sherri-Tipton-joins-the-Alliance-team Alliance wins 2015 Gorton's Carrier of the Year http://www.alliance.com/news/26/19/Alliance-wins-2015-Gorton-s-Carrier-of-the-Year Each year at the Gorton's Operations Conference, awards are given out for outstanding performance in each vendor category. Transportation, Warehousing, Packaging, etc. Tue, 16 Jun 2015 12:40:43 -0700 http://www.alliance.com/news/26/19/Alliance-wins-2015-Gorton-s-Carrier-of-the-Year Alliance wins The Fiat Chrysler Automobiles Award http://www.alliance.com/news/25/19/Alliance-wins-The-Fiat-Chrysler-Automobiles-Award The Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (formerly Chrysler) award for Outstanding Performance is given to an Intermodal Carrier each year based on monthly measures by FCA. Scorecards are given out monthly with an overall cumulative score. Tue, 09 Jun 2015 12:16:01 -0700 http://www.alliance.com/news/25/19/Alliance-wins-The-Fiat-Chrysler-Automobiles-Award Rick Plieninger has been promoted to Regional VP of Sales for the Ohio Valley http://www.alliance.com/news/27/19/Rick-Plieninger-has-been-promoted-to-Regional-VP-of-Sales-for-the-Ohio-Valley We’re pleased to announce Rick Plieninger’s promotion to Regional Vice President of Sales for the Ohio Valley. Rick joined Alliance Shippers Inc. in 2014—bringing with him three decades of invaluable leadership experience. Mon, 01 Jun 2015 13:13:18 -0700 http://www.alliance.com/news/27/19/Rick-Plieninger-has-been-promoted-to-Regional-VP-of-Sales-for-the-Ohio-Valley Port congestion: ‘You get what you pay for’ http://www.alliance.com/news/24/19/Port-congestion-You-get-what-you-pay-for Low ocean carrier rates are to blame for much of the congestion afflicting U.S. container ports, several ocean carriers and terminal operators said at a Federal Maritime Commission hearing this week. Mon, 06 Oct 2014 10:06:27 -0700 http://www.alliance.com/news/24/19/Port-congestion-You-get-what-you-pay-for ISF Enforcement Changes in Los Angeles/Long Beach http://www.alliance.com/news/23/19/ISF-Enforcement-Changes-in-Los-Angeles-Long-Beach On July 9, 2013, nearly 15 months ago, U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) implemented an Importer Security Filing (ISF) Enforcement Strategy to improve ISF compliance. Wed, 01 Oct 2014 08:47:04 -0700 http://www.alliance.com/news/23/19/ISF-Enforcement-Changes-in-Los-Angeles-Long-Beach FDA Announces FY 2015 Reinspection Fee http://www.alliance.com/news/22/19/FDA-Announces-FY-2015-Reinspection-Fee Food Safety Modernization Act Domestic and Foreign Facility Reinspection, Recall, and Importer Reinspection Fee Rates for Fiscal Year 2015. Wed, 06 Aug 2014 13:54:04 -0700 http://www.alliance.com/news/22/19/FDA-Announces-FY-2015-Reinspection-Fee Promotion Announcement http://www.alliance.com/news/21/19/Promotion-Announcement Melika Bargh-Sharghi promoted to the position of Assistant Manager, Alliance Customs Clearance, Inc., Long Beach, CA. Mon, 28 Jul 2014 09:08:12 -0700 http://www.alliance.com/news/21/19/Promotion-Announcement PMA and ILWU Provide Update on Contract Talks http://www.alliance.com/news/20/19/PMA-and-ILWU-Provide-Update-on-Contract-Talks SAN FRANCISCO (July 18, 2014) – The International Longshore and Warehouse Union (ILWU) and the Pacific Maritime Association (PMA) today issued the following statement: Fri, 18 Jul 2014 10:59:10 -0700 http://www.alliance.com/news/20/19/PMA-and-ILWU-Provide-Update-on-Contract-Talks PMA and ILWU Continue Talks on a New Labor Agreement as the Existing Contract Expires http://www.alliance.com/news/19/19/PMA-and-ILWU-Continue-Talks-on-a-New-Labor-Agreement-as-the-Existing-Contract-Expires SAN FRANCISCO (July 1, 2014) – Negotiations for a new labor contract covering nearly 20,000 dockworkers at 29 West Coast ports will continue to move forward as the existing, six-year coast-wide labor agreement expires today at 5 p.m. PST. Wed, 02 Jul 2014 06:04:54 -0700 http://www.alliance.com/news/19/19/PMA-and-ILWU-Continue-Talks-on-a-New-Labor-Agreement-as-the-Existing-Contract-Expires Port of Long Beach’s new discounts aim to recoup market share http://www.alliance.com/news/18/19/Port-of-Long-Beach-s-new-discounts-aim-to-recoup-market-share The Long Beach Board of Harbor Commissioners has given preliminary approval to two incentives that aim to bring additional cargo to the port, following a slip in its container traffic and market share. Mon, 16 Jun 2014 13:26:04 -0700 http://www.alliance.com/news/18/19/Port-of-Long-Beach-s-new-discounts-aim-to-recoup-market-share PMA & ILWU Provide Update on Contract Talks http://www.alliance.com/news/17/19/PMA-ILWU-Provide-Update-on-Contract-Talks Negotiations for a new labor contract covering nearly 20,000 dockworkers at 29 West Coast ports are continuing. Mon, 09 Jun 2014 12:56:29 -0700 http://www.alliance.com/news/17/19/PMA-ILWU-Provide-Update-on-Contract-Talks New Measured ISF Enforcement Strategy http://www.alliance.com/news/16/19/New-Measured-ISF-Enforcement-Strategy U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) has announced that they are taking another step in its measured ISF enforcement strategy. Thu, 05 Jun 2014 12:12:41 -0700 http://www.alliance.com/news/16/19/New-Measured-ISF-Enforcement-Strategy New ISF Enforcement Policy http://www.alliance.com/news/15/19/New-ISF-Enforcement-Policy Highlights of New ISF Enforcement Policy Tue, 03 Jun 2014 12:59:49 -0700 http://www.alliance.com/news/15/19/New-ISF-Enforcement-Policy Trusted Trader Program Pilot Launch http://www.alliance.com/news/14/19/Trusted-Trader-Program-Pilot-Launch Fri, 30 May 2014 08:21:20 -0700 http://www.alliance.com/news/14/19/Trusted-Trader-Program-Pilot-Launch VOTE FOR ALLIANCE - Inbound Logistics 2014 Top 3PL http://www.alliance.com/news/13/19/VOTE-FOR-ALLIANCE-Inbound-Logistics-2014-Top-3PL VOTE FOR ALLIANCE - Inbound Logistics 2014 Top 3PL Fri, 25 Apr 2014 08:30:31 -0700 http://www.alliance.com/news/13/19/VOTE-FOR-ALLIANCE-Inbound-Logistics-2014-Top-3PL The Perfect Shipment® Your Partner in Global Logistics http://www.alliance.com/news/12/19/The-Perfect-Shipment-Your-Partner-in-Global-Logistics The Perfect Shipment® Your Partner in Global Logistics - Our Commitment to You Thu, 06 Feb 2014 21:24:41 -0800 http://www.alliance.com/news/12/19/The-Perfect-Shipment-Your-Partner-in-Global-Logistics Alliance Customs Clearance, Inc. - Property Brokerage Authority Interstate Transportation http://www.alliance.com/news/5/19/Alliance-Customs-Clearance-Inc-Property-Brokerage-Authority-Interstate-Transportation In a fragmented industry with over 300,000 trucking companies from coast-to-coast, it pays to have experts working on your behalf who know the marketplace and have the tools to quickly source, use only qualify transportation services, and manage your supply... Tue, 28 Jan 2014 01:01:01 -0800 http://www.alliance.com/news/5/19/Alliance-Customs-Clearance-Inc-Property-Brokerage-Authority-Interstate-Transportation Why Ocean Freight and Insurance May Not Always Be Deductible http://www.alliance.com/news/7/19/Why-Ocean-Freight-and-Insurance-May-Not-Always-Be-Deductible The United States Court of International Trade recently denied a request to deduct certain freight charges that the importer argued were included in the transaction value of the goods as a result of the vendors’ late shipment. Tue, 17 Dec 2013 23:55:20 -0800 http://www.alliance.com/news/7/19/Why-Ocean-Freight-and-Insurance-May-Not-Always-Be-Deductible How Alliance uses IT to satisfy its customers http://www.alliance.com/news/10/19/How-Alliance-uses-IT-to-satisfy-its-customers The article "Turn IT Up" was published in March 2013 at the American Shipper Global Trade & Logistics magazine. The article rightfully explains the challenges of NVOCC's, specifically in providing technology, that in today’s business environment is necessary and expected... Tue, 19 Nov 2013 00:01:06 -0800 http://www.alliance.com/news/10/19/How-Alliance-uses-IT-to-satisfy-its-customers Why Air Freight might be more Cost-Efficient for your Company http://www.alliance.com/news/8/19/Why-Air-Freight-might-be-more-Cost-Efficient-for-your-Company While air freight generally fits high value goods and goods that are time sensitive, it has never been as a viable alternative like nowadays. Unknown factors of ocean shipping is why we would consider air transportation as a possible substitute... Tue, 22 Oct 2013 23:56:36 -0700 http://www.alliance.com/news/8/19/Why-Air-Freight-might-be-more-Cost-Efficient-for-your-Company Why KPI's are essential for your Supply Chain http://www.alliance.com/news/9/19/Why-KPI-s-are-essential-for-your-Supply-Chain Unique from other logistic providers, Alliance's experienced team of Customs clearance and logistic personnel (USA and abroad), supported by advanced systems with exception reporting, monitors and oversees the process from start to finish for timeliness and fulfillment of all data... Mon, 23 Sep 2013 23:58:45 -0700 http://www.alliance.com/news/9/19/Why-KPI-s-are-essential-for-your-Supply-Chain