Frontier Magazine is a monthly issue with informative articles on a range of topics concering the logistics and brokerage industries.
News & Updates
Read up on current news and trends in the logistics and customs industry.
Exploring the last mile in rural China
E-commerce is growing at a fast rate in China, especially in rural areas. It’s estimated that of the more $240 billion of all online sales generated in the country in 2017, more than 17% came from t...
Wednesday, January 9, 2019 - 15:40
Locker depots shorten last mile delivery
Since the first parcel delivery lockers were invented in Austria in 2000, the number of lockers has grown steadily across the world. Globally, the electronic parcel locker system market is worth almos...
Wednesday, January 9, 2019 - 15:37
Drones used for last mile delivery
Consumers’ need for easy and fast delivery has some logistics companies looking for innovative ways to make the last mile efficient and cost effective. A recent survey by PwC indicated that e-shoppe...
Wednesday, January 9, 2019 - 15:35
CBSA releases new ARL summary, payments to be directed to CRA
Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) has released its new accounts receivable ledger (ARL) summary. An ARL is a series of data files sent to Frontier from the CBSA. The files provide accounting inform...
Monday, January 7, 2019 - 17:48
Website for SMEs on CETA cumbersome, agreement tipped in Europe’s favour
More than a year on and Canada’s information for small to medium businesses on how to use the Canada-EU Comprehensive and Economic Trade Agreement (CETA) is incredibly cumbersome. While the website ...
Monday, January 7, 2019 - 16:30