Author: teimports

New Website Launched

We are pleased to announce the launch of our new website!  Narrowing the marketing message to illustrate the often cryptic, three-tier wine, beer and spirits industry is vastly important.  Not just what we do, but how we say it gives our customers the support and professional guidance to navigate our industry.  We hope our new […]

Reefer Rate Increase Starting January 2013

Shipping Lines to Impose Reefer Rate Increase Starting January 2013 Citing increasingly higher costs associated with operating reefer containers, major shipping lines (Maersk, Hapag-Lloyd, MSC, CMA-CGM, APL, MOL, Evergreen, Safmarine, Cosco), have announced a reefer rate increase on core trade lanes. Reefer containers rates to and from the USA will increase by USD 1500 starting […]

Maersk Reefer Rate Increase

Reefer Rate Restructure On October 1, 2012 · In Advisories, Export, Import, Rate & Surcharge Dear Valued Customers, Please be advised that we will increase the reefer base rate by USD 1500 per forty foot equivalent unit (FFE) across the globe effective January 1, 2013. Transporting refrigerated cargo is an important business for Maersk Line, […]

Domestic Wineries Use TE Imports to sell their own wine! Angwin, Calif. — While the industry continues to buzz about direct-to-consumer sales, few wineries seem to be exploiting another powerful channel: direct sales to retailers and restaurants. Napa Valley vintner Marc Cohen, founder/president of Howell at the Moon Winery, has done just that. He`s established his own distribution in New York and New […]