Archive for July, 2012

Potential Shipping Delay Alert: London Olympics

Please be advised that shipping delays in London may occur from July 26th -August 6th due to the Olympic games in London. Access to parts of the city center may be temporarily restricted.

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Potential Shipping Delay: Brazil Cargo Clearance

Cargo clearance is affected this week as labor negotiations drag on in Brazil. Brazilian customs officers stepped up their slowdowns this week, delaying commerce at Santos and other ports, as labor negotiations continued. Customs officers last month announced plans for intermittent strikes and…

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E-Commerce Tip: Expand Customer Base

Every e-commerce business presumably seeks new customers. But, are you really focused in that effort? Here are some ideas.

  • Referral sales. Set up a referral program to leverage your existing customers. Give them an incentive to refer your to their friends through social media, e…

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Metro Mold Expands Operations

Metro Mold and Design (Rogers, MN) is adding six electric injection molding machines and one new blowmolding machine this year as part of a major expansion in the medical field. "We have been experiencing tremendous growth in our precision molding and precision machining solutions over the last s…

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