Crux Systems Insights

Save on shipping costs with non-operating reefer containers

June 11, 2018 by Siri Casper |

Logistics, Shipping

Countries that import refrigerated cargo like food or flowers often do not export the same amount of refrigerated cargo out of the country.

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Easily add containers to your dashboard

If you're tracking more than a few containers, the best way to add them to your dashboard is to upload a CSV file. It will give you a faster search result for your cargo, and allow you to automatically upload any other data you'd like to track.

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Top 10 reasons for tracking your cargo with Crux Systems

You have a lot of options for getting information about your shipments. So why should you track your cargo on the Crux Systems platform? Here's our top 10 reasons why tracking cargo with Crux Systems is better.

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Don't let your containers slip through the cracks

There are a lot of different ways you could be tracking your cargo. Terminals provide some information about a container's availability, shipping lines provide some other information about the vessel, and maybe your freight forwarder provides some updates as well.

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Rolled containers and what to expect

If your container has been rolled, the good news is that it hasn't fallen off the ship in the middle of the ocean.

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How to get reliable data for ocean cargo

How can you determine if the data you're getting about your ocean cargo is accurate? Sometimes it's not easy to figure out, especially if the shipping line tells you one thing, and the terminal tells you something different. Who's right?

That's one of the problems we set out to solve...

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Hola, Mexico!

May 11, 2018 by Eric Klein |

Container tracking

Our aim has always been to simplify container tracking and bring visibility to the shipment of ocean cargo. We knew that covering a single port or region would never be enough for the majority of people involved in moving ocean cargo.

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Export your data

From the start, we've worked hard to make data about your shipments easy to access, use, and share. That's because we understand the importance of data to your business - it can help you make better decisions, plan ahead, provide better customer service, and create efficiencies that...

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Tracking the details that matter with tags

When managing your supply chain, you need to track more than just your container's location and status. Maybe you track SKU numbers, or purchase order numbers, or bills of lading, or customer IDs. Every business uses different information for managing their supply chain, which is why...

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Creating customized searches

April 26, 2018 by Jennifer Colvin |

Container tracking

Using the dashboard, you can track your cargo what ever way works best for you. We list containers that need your attention, show containers marked as favorites, and organize containers by terminal and vessel. 

However, you may want to organize and track your containers based on other...

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