C-TPAT Security Requirements: Access Control and Visitor Management

C-TPAT physical security requirements

Are you thinking about becoming C-TPAT certified? If you move goods across the border, this certification can be a boon for your business. To be accepted into the C-TPAT program, your company must meet a set of minimum security requirements. This article reviews the access control and visitor management requirements for importers, exporters, and customs brokers. Click here to download … Read More

Krista GarverC-TPAT Security Requirements: Access Control and Visitor Management

7 Benefits of Becoming C-TPAT Certified

C-PTAT compliance benefits

If you move goods across the U.S. border, you’ve probably heard of the Customs-Trade Partnership Against Terrorism (C-TPAT) program. C-TPAT was put in place by U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) following the 9/11 terrorist attacks. The program puts the onus on companies to implement security best practices across the supply chain with the goal of ensuring the safety of … Read More

Krista Garver7 Benefits of Becoming C-TPAT Certified

Featured Customer – Denver Public Schools

Denver Public Schools check-in screen

Denver Public Schools’ (DPS) Emily Griffith Campus is constantly brimming with activity. It gets anywhere from 500 to 800 visitors per day. In fact, the only building in Colorado that gets more visitors is the capitol building! The campus is the DPS administration headquarters and also houses three schools, so security is a major priority. However, before they had a … Read More

Krista GarverFeatured Customer – Denver Public Schools

Featured Customer — Eclipse Screen Printing

Eclipse Screen Printing check-in screen

Have you ever wondered how your microwave buttons work? Ask Eclipse Screen Printing, a company that has specialized in technical screen printing for the past 22 years. They print the membrane switch that you use every time you heat up your leftovers or make microwave popcorn. Located in Spokane Valley, Washington, Eclipse Screen Printing is a small but mighty business … Read More

Krista GarverFeatured Customer — Eclipse Screen Printing

Happy Administrative Professionals Day!

Administrative Professionals Day

Happy Administrative Professionals Day! To celebrate our customers, we held a contest and asked you to share some stories of the amazing things administrative professionals do for your offices. More than 10% of our customers participated and we got some fantastic entries! Today, we’re thrilled to announce the winners! Three lucky offices will receive a catered breakfast or baked goods … Read More

Krista GarverHappy Administrative Professionals Day!

Featured Business — America’s Health Center

America's Health Center logo

The cost of running a healthcare business continues to rise, making it difficult for providers to offer affordable services and still make a living. This situation prompted Nick Porterfield to develop a way to help healthcare providers reduce their office costs. Earlier this year, Porterfield and his business partner opened America’s Health Center in Gilbert, Arizona. The center functions as … Read More

Krista GarverFeatured Business — America’s Health Center

New Feature: Visitor Evacuation List

Do you know who’s in your office right now? If an emergency happened, would you be able to ensure that all of your visitors get out? It’s not fun to think about, but emergencies can and do happen. Because of this, many insurers require companies to have evacuation plans for their visitors. To help you keep your visitors safe, we’ve … Read More

Krista GarverNew Feature: Visitor Evacuation List

Featured Business – Salem Christian Homes

Salem Christian Homes check-in screen

A distinguishing feature of many of our customers is that they care passionately about helping others. That’s certainly true of the non-profit organization Salem Christian Homes. In the 1960s, there weren’t many educational opportunities available for people with developmental disabilities. To better serve this population, several dairy families in Bellflower, CA, came together and founded a school. Then, in 1977, … Read More

Krista GarverFeatured Business – Salem Christian Homes

Featured Business – Fixt

Fixt.co check-in screen

Luke Cooper loves convenient and efficient solutions. That’s why he founded Fixt, an on-demand mobile device repair service. If you have a problem with your phone or tablet, a technician will come to your home or office, fix the problem, and return your device as good as new in under two hours. (They even replace cracked screens — raise your … Read More

Krista GarverFeatured Business – Fixt

3 Common ITAR Compliance Mistakes

Are You Compliant?

In the last article, we reviewed the basics of ITAR compliance. At the end, we noted the high cost of failing to comply. Here, we’ll look at three of the most common ITAR compliance mistakes that can lead to violations and penalties. Not having an internal compliance program, or having your plan on paper only If you’re involved in any … Read More

Krista Garver3 Common ITAR Compliance Mistakes