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shipper

slang One who hopes for and/or supports a romantic pairing of certain fictional characters, as in a TV show or movie. It is likely a shortened form of the word "relationship." Meredith and Alex shippers really bug me. She's meant to be with McDreamy!
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The more information the shipper and forwarder continue to exchange, the better the relationship will be.
While not having yet engaged in the technology, 30% of 3PLs and 16% of shippers view Blockchain as a potential application.
This allows the pipeline to terminate the PA if the shipper fails to maintain creditworthiness or adequate credit support, a concern of increasing prominence today with low and declining gas prices.
Internally, carriers continue to struggle with the difficulty of attracting and retaining personnel who are capable and willing to accept the challenges of working in an environment of increased technological change, greater levels of safety and performance measurement and regulation, and ever-increasing shipper expectations for service.
The Chemical Shipper Safety Awards complement CPR's efforts as a partner in Responsible Care[R], an initiative that unites CPR with its customers in continuously improving its environmental, health and safety performance.
As long as the shipper is seeking a contractual arrangement with its carriers concerning the liability for the freight, it has added the proverbial kitchen sink as far as risk transfer goes: waiver of subrogation (even if the shipper is at fault, the carrier will still pay); consequential damages (if the cargo does not arrive, the carrier could wind up paying for all of the consequences); and additional insured status (thereby piggy-backing the shipper's liabilities onto the carrier's insurance policies).
The USCO 03 contract evaluation team included representatives of five major shippers.
New Shippers and Cases Offer Improved Data Protection and Organization
2 Capsule 1x10 1x10x10 1x10x10x25 2,500 shipper wt max 15kg
Contract management: The shipper enters into long-term gas sales contract with the consumers, purchase contract with suppliers and transportation contract with the gas transporter.
Marie's multimodal scheme holds good potential for shippers to avoid major freight bottlenecks in southern Ontario.
Latin American shippers face three key challenges as they try to make the most of their transportation dollars: globalization, supply chain visibility, and rising cost pressures.
Celebrating substantial savings for its customers, the Deployment Support Command recently recognized its Carrier Audit Team members for saving shippers more than $1 million in calendar year 2000.