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Transparency: the myth of hidden shipping costs

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la-luna-shipping-gastos-importacion-ocultos-realidad-partner-socio-gestion-integral-responsabilidadSurely sometime you’ve heard about ghost stories in imports and exports about hidden shipping costs. 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 possibilities and having good information either internally or externally.

Today we’re gonna talk about some of those wrongly called hidden importation expenses or hidden shipping costs that you should always consider in your operations. Read More

Save on transporation with group shipments

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«Save!», This advice we receive everywhere is imperative in our lives that we apply continuously, after all, money is a limited resource.

There are cases in which it seems very simple: you choose one service or another, one company or another. But sometimes there are fixed prices that make that choice difficult.

This often happens with shipments of personal things and when moving from remote countries such as New Zealand or Australia, where to do a shipment by air has a high cost but the volume is not enough to take advantage of the sea cargo where there are Fixed costs that apply whether you are shipping 1 kilogram or 1000 kilograms.

So, what is the best option? The Grupaje

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Globalizing your company (I): keep shipments in mind

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There are many emerging doubts about the process, ones that should be answered, whether about production, communication or, in our case, logistics and distribution.

At LA LUNA shipping® we have worked with relevant internationalization projects. For example, we collaborate in the initial distribution and later in the sales logistics of Riot Cinema Collective’s “El Cosmonaut” and on the other with Studio Banana Things® distributing worldwide its successful and strange “Ostrich Pillow®”

If you want to know how they were able to logically manage their success, keep reading:

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Affected Services in the East Coast of the United States

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usa_winter_weatherThe East Coast of the United States is living one of the biggest blizzards of its history.

Although it has not been as bad as expected, the authorities of the areas that have been affected by the severe weather have decided to take some prevention measures which involve schools, companies, offices, transport in general and of course shipping services.

Below you can find the state of the current courier services, transport and freight in U.S. East Coast.

 

We recommend you to save this post, because we will be updating it as soon as we receive new related information.
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We expand our services in Asia

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singapur-def01Last week we travelled to China to visit our agents in Hong Kong and Shenzhen and we also got to Singapore, where we arranged new collaboration agreements with local enterprises strengthening our presence in South Asia and offering new services. We open up the Eastern Doors to our customers, specially those interested in imports/exports to and from Asia.
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Simple and affordable shipping by boat

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There are shipments that because of their destinations and conditions can be very expensive or complicated for an individual. For example, shipments to New Zealand are quite cheap, but in the opposite direction, from New Zealand to Spain, the story changes. To avoid that a shipment of these characteristics is expensive, the option of grouping your shipment with other people is the most recommended. This is called grupaje and is a very common method of transport, especially in small exports, imports and it is very suitable for shipping by boat in a simpler and cheaper way. Read More

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Beautiful history: shipping to Italy

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envios-a-Italia-shipping-to-Italy-carga-terrestre-aerea-maritima-sea-air-land-freight-cargo-courier-delivery-pick-up-paqueteria-mensajeria-roma-milan-milano-rome-venecia-venetia-napoli-napoles-DESTACADOItaly has been one of the Mediterranean countries that have best weathered the crisis. It’s true that its economy has always been questioned. But Italy remains a powerful country capable of attracting thousands of people with its fantastic and varied Mediterranean food, the quality of life of its cities, its history, its lifestyle and the scent of nostalgia and romance that emerges after more than a century film shot in its streets. Shipping to Italy from Spain is a very frequent service and so it deserves this post.
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LA LUNA shipping® now in Melbourne, Australia!

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One year ago we found new agents for our worldwide network in Hong Kong and New York. That was not the end of our International Expansion.

We’ve just returned from a very long journey, to one of the furthest places on Earth (from western Europe): Australia. We have strengthen contacts with other local transport companies by which we increase our presence in Oceania. And now we have a new agent. From his headquarters in Melbourne he will give us coverage to the whole country. Read More