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Kathleen Kong

Kathleen Kong is the Marketing Operations Manager at Crux Systems.
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Recent Articles

Automate your container uploads via email

July 1, 2019 by Kathleen Kong |

Container tracking

An easy way to automate the process of uploading your containers to your dashboard is to email your containers to containers@cruxsystems.com.  

If you already receive an email from your supply chain partner with your containers, all you need to do forward it to ...

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Platform migration and upgrades

June 13, 2019 by Kathleen Kong |

News, Container tracking

This year alone, the number of containers we've tracked through our platform has grown more by 485%. Nearly every week we're breaking new records for container volume and users, which has meant we've needed to do some work behind the scenes to manage the growth.

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What to do with the US-China trade war

May 28, 2019 by Kathleen Kong |

Logistics

The US-China trade war has escalated since President Donald Trump raised tariffs from 10% to 25% on $200 billion worth of Chinese goods on May 10. More products will be added to the list in the upcoming months. As a result, China has retaliated with 5% to 10% tariffs on $60 billion...

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Meet us at the VMA International Trade Symposium

May 1, 2019 by Kathleen Kong |

Logistics

Come meet us at the VMA International Trade Symposium May 8-10 in Norfolk, Virginia. Our CEO Eric Klein and other panelists will discuss disruptive technologies in logistics.

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Meet us at IndEx 2019

April 30, 2019 by Kathleen Kong |

Logistics

Come meet us at the Industrial Exchange conference May 6-8 in Miami, Florida. On day three of the conference, our CEO Eric Klein and other panelists will discuss how to leverage technology to improve your supply chain. We'd love to see you there!

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Global apparel market

April 16, 2019 by Kathleen Kong |

Logistics

Since the U.S. is no longer a major apparel manufacturer but one of the largest apparel consumption markets in the world, we’ve seen an increase in the value of apparel imports.

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Baby products market

March 26, 2019 by Kathleen Kong |

Logistics

As with many categories of consumer goods, the purchase of baby products has been shifting from brick-and-mortar stores to websites and mobile applications. 

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Packaging: an integral part of the supply chain

March 22, 2019 by Kathleen Kong |

Logistics

Packaging isn't just a box or a container. It's a coordinated system of preparing goods for safe, cost-effective, and efficient movement throughout the entire supply chain that eventually leads to optimizing consumer value, sales, and profits.

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The growing global market for batteries

February 20, 2019 by Kathleen Kong |

Logistics

The global lithium-ion battery market is expected to reach $100 billion by 2025, registering a CAGR of 17%. The growth of the battery industry is largely due to the growing demand for electric vehicles, with some estimates predicting that there will be140 million electric cars on roads...

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Meet us at TPM19

February 7, 2019 by Kathleen Kong |

Logistics, News, Shipping

Come meet us at the TPM conference March 3-6 in Long Beach, California. On day three of the conference, Sentury Tire will present their case study about how they integrated their supply chain visibility data with Salesforce to provide better service to their customers. We'd love to see...

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