Video: The Top 5 Things You Need to Know about Global E-commerce

Thank you for visiting our “Top 5 Delivered by DHL” series. It’s a fast and informative way to help you learn more about global topics that affect your business. Below, we’re delivering insights about global e-commerce. Look for more about Going GlobalTPP, CubaBrazil, Avoiding Import Delays, NAFTAInternational Business Travel, and Chile, Peru and Colombia on our YouTube playlist.

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National Preparedness Month: Time to Get Your Business Ready to Weather the Storm

September is National Preparedness Month, an annual awareness effort designed to highlight the importance of being ready for the many kinds of emergencies that can impact all of us. For small and medium-sized business owners and managers, now is a good time to make sure you have a comprehensive disaster preparation and recovery plan in place. Consider this: without preparation, a single disaster or infrastructure failure could cripple your company, inflicting financial damage from which your organization may never recover. Continue reading

Fashion Forward Packaging and Shipping Tips for Small Businesses

Your small business may or may not be involved directly in the excitement of New York Fashion Week, but if you are in the fashion and apparel world in some capacity, you are no doubt sending individual, small packages to customers around the country, and even beyond our borders. The rise of e-commerce means that you have more customers in more places, and more shipping needs than ever before. So when you are packing up your fashion finery for transport, remember to treat them carefully.

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The Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership: Empowering Your Business to Grow in the European Market

As with the Trans-Pacific Partnership agreement (TPP), the long-awaited Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP) between the European Union (EU) and the U.S. means new social and economic opportunities for businesses and communities on an international scale.

Small and medium-sized U.S. companies stand to be among the biggest beneficiaries of the TTIP.  By removing tariffs and other barriers to trade, the TTIP will help level the playing field, allowing smaller firms – with fewer financial and human resources – to compete with larger businesses that historically have been better positioned to manage complex and costly trade requirements.

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Video: Top 5 Things You Need to Know to Avoid Import Delays

Thank you for visiting our “Top 5 Delivered by DHL” series. It’s a fast and informative way to help you learn more about global topics that affect your business. Click on the video below for insights on ways to prevent import delays. Then look for more helpful tips on Going GlobalTPP, CubaBrazil, NAFTAGlobal E-CommerceInternational Business Travel, and Chile, Peru and Colombia on our YouTube playlist.

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