Are you purchasing FMCGs overseas? Buying raw ingredients from exotic locations? Due to the perishable nature of food goods for human consumption and the ingredients involved in food production, producers and suppliers cannot afford to waste time once goods are ready to ship! Any delays in the supply chain could affect the end seller not getting their goods and can cost a lot in terms of money and time, besides supplier relationships. Having a streamlined, efficient payments process for overseas shipments of FMCGs is one way to help improve the above…Read More
The Currency Problem You might win or you might lose. Either way, you’ve got to ship! The currency problem creates a risk factor for any company importing and/or exporting. While your product is being shipped, you may be losing profits due to relative changes in currencies against the US dollar or whichever base currency is used in the country you’re in. Overseas buyers usually pay for imports in their own currency so they know exactly what they are paying, before the intermediary bank converts the funds into the local currency…Read More
Citywest Hotel Dublin is hosting the 2016 Food, Retail & Hospitality Expo next Wednesday, 14th September.
This is the industry’s event of the year with over 2000 key stakeholders attending to meet with a range of exhibitors supplying technology, equipment, services and produce to their sector.Read More