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Shipments to Greece, the blue land

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When we think of our shipments that go to Greece we imagen the country of the sea, or seas, since there are so many that bathe its coastline. When you think of our shipments to Greece, we come up with the image of the country of the sea, or seas, as many seas bathe its coastline. Its shores (yes plural) are found in the Mediterranean, but in turn the Ionian, the Aegean, the Cretan, the Libyan, and even the Adriatic seas. We call Malta the most Mediterranean country with all the seas and Italy as the land of beauty. But, let’s talk about the Hellenic Republic, its official name. A small nation with a lot to offer.

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Your carbon footprint: how do you calculate the environmental impact of your shipment?

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The concept of a carbon footprint is a complex calculation that sees what greenhouse gases (GHG) our actions emit, which allows us to study ways to make sustainable transports with lower environmental impact. The concept is based on different international regulations such as PAS 2050:2011 or ISO/TS 14067:2013, but in simple terms: the more gases emitted for a product to get from point A to point B, the greater its carbon footprint.
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How tracking works for a shipment

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la-luna-shipping-laluna.coop-transporte-internacional-tracking-envio-seguimiento-carga-paquete-paqueteria-mensajeria-blog-01Nowadays immediacy is the word to describe everything. Information is power and it’s fast in the digital era. This is why tracking has become essential. Transport companies keep monitoring all shipments. But sometimes people think we forgot about their service. They wonder why there’s a big gap between some tracking updates. Today we explain how it works and why that happens.
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Moving with furniture, sure you want to ship it?

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At LA LUNA shipping® we like to offer shipping services for anything you need. But sometimes we can’t offer certain shipments because of what has to be moved, like the furniture. For example, there are many banned items for shipping (link in Spanish) and others that require very special conditions, and even sometimes we can’t reach certain countries. We always look for a solution, but there’s a certain kind of shipments that we don’t do because of the following reasons…
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Do not leave your shipment in the wrong hands

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responsabilidad-garantías-envios-transporte-profesionalidad-la-luna-shipping-confianzaIt might seem that transporting items is easy  because you pick up at point A, and transport it until it gets delivered at point B. However, the transport and logistics with guarantees and with proper management are like so many other things in life: you only miss them when they are not there.

Today, as consumers we can choose to have to all the guarantees, but the market also puts at our disposal alternatives, that end up being a threat to our rights as consumers. Let’s see what risks a shipment is in the wrong hands.  Read More

The horror of hidden import expenses

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la-luna-shipping-gastos-importacion-ocultos-realidad-partner-socio-gestion-integral-responsabilidadSurely more than one company has heard about ghost stories in custom houses about hidden expenses in import and export. Actually, there is nothing to fear about that because there are no hidden costs but ignored ones. If, from an economic point of view, import or export makes sense for you company, doing so is only a matter of taking into account all the posibilites and having good information either internally or externally.

This are some of those wrongly called hidden importation costs that you should always consider in your operations. Read More

Sustainable shipments: how we do it

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They say that, in a consumer society, every euro spent is a vote issued.  The truth is that there is a lot of reason to in this statement, because with our consumption decisions we can favor the environmental or social model in which we believe.

At LA LUNA shipping® we bet clearly on the sustainability of your shipments to contribute to the conversation about our planet. Do you want to know what we do to guarantee that your shipments are sustainable as possible?  Read More

Exporting outside EU is easy

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exportar-exportacion-export-international-internacional-fuera-out-ue-eu-european-union-01Are you thinking about exporting outside the European Union?

European Union treaties grant free circulation of most goods inside member countries borders. For practical purposes, this is like if there were no borders between member states, which makes it easier and quicker for international trade and transportation. This may be the reason behind the appearance of complication that lies in exportations outside the EU area, because every shipment and every country must be considered differently. This are some of the issues you must pay attention to when thinking about exporting outside the European Union. Read More

Packaging for distribution of Crowdfunding Projects

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crowdfunding-packagingYes, we already spoke a little bit about packaging for Crowdfunding projects in our first blog post about Crowdfunding. But we’ve always considered important to dig deeper into each topic so everything is crystal clear. The best way to give advice is not only say it, is to argue it. Throughout these years in the blog we have given special importance to packaging nad wrapping. So, if you’re preparing a crowdfunding project, keep reading and we will help you reach your backers with their deserved rewards in perfect conditions.
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