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Authorised Economic Operator AEO status

The benefits of AEO status and how a WMS can help

After Brexit, trading certain goods within the European Union will require that importers and exporters make some new mandatory customs declarations. It is estimated that there will be a five-fold increase in these customs notifications, meaning some 255 million declarations will be made a year. The number of companies making such declarations is also expected …

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Gartner Peer Insights

HighJump recognised on Gartner Peer Insights™ for Warehouse Management

Gartner Peer Insights™ is a comparison platform from leading technology market research and advisory firm, Gartner. It compares enterprise IT software across a wide range of categories, displaying reviews and ratings from genuine users. This unbiased approach makes it a superb resource for companies wanting to select enterprise IT software as they can confidently appraise systems …

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WMS classification

The Three Tiers of WMS Classification

Warehouse Management Systems (WMS) vary in their precise functionality, but will typically manage a number of supply chain operations within the warehouse, with the objective of boosting productivity, reducing costs, shortening order fulfilment times and increasing customer satisfaction. Balloon One has defined three distinct tiers of classification for WMS software applications WMS functionality covers all …

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IntraLogistex exhibition

IntraLogistex, February 27th-28th 2018, Coventry

Balloon One will be exhibiting at IntraLogistex later this month. The logistics and supply chain solutions exhibition takes place on Tuesday 27th and Wednesday 28th February 2018 in the Ricoh Arena, Coventry. More than a hundred exhibitors will be attending IntraLogistex, demonstrating a wide variety of technology and equipment covering warehouse automation, materials handling, picking, …

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Springboard Delivery Route Optimisation

Route Optimisation Added to Springboard Delivery App

We’ve just updated our popular Springboard Delivery app and the new 2018 release now includes route optimisation functionality. At the click of a button, you can use route optimisation features that bring reduced travel times for your fleet. Not only do your administrators no longer have to manually plan routes, your customers get their deliveries …

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