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7 02, 2018

Intris joins the WiseTech Global Group

By |News|

Today we announced we are joining the WiseTech Global Group… “This is the logical next step for Intris, as we are currently transforming our operations and technologies to better support the market and our customers, with whom we will continue to partner closely. With WiseTech’s global strength and significant innovation capacity invested locally, we will [...]

10 01, 2018

Electronic request for customs clearance: your three advantages

By |Customs|

Since 1 October it is obligatory for customs clearance requests to be sent electronically, under the new rules laid down by the UCC (Union Customs Code, i.e. the EU customs legislation). European Customs Decision System (CDS) A brand-new, pan-European electronic system now permits requests for 22 different types of customs clearance to be submitted by [...]

10 01, 2018

Cloud: public, private, multi or hybrid?

By |Strategy|

Cloud applications have found a firm place in the day-to-day operations of companies. The large suppliers are investing massively in cloud services: the IT research institute IDC expects that their turnover from the cloud will double to 554 billion dollars between 2016 and 2021. Large "public" cloud service providers (think Amazon, Google, Microsoft and Oracle) [...]

22 08, 2017

Warehouse management with spreadsheets?

By |Warehouse|

Four reasons why that's no longer a good idea The number of Excel users around the world is estimated at 400 million. As long as it's for personal use or private accounting for small businesses there's nothing wrong with this. Indeed Excel is an excellent tool for drawing up and maintaining simple plans and scenarios. [...]

18 05, 2017

Have you thought of a bonded warehouse for your e-commerce merchandise?

By |Customs|

"Distance selling" or e-commerce grew by 18% in Europe in 2015, reaching a volume of 550 billion euros. The EU is determined to promote this trade and is working hard to remove the obstacles in its way, by among other things streamlining the European Customs and VAT legislation. But already there are plenty of opportunities [...]

17 04, 2017

Do you have a customs agent/tax representative in the UK yet?

By |Customs|

Last month the House of Commons gave the British prime minister the go-ahead to formally begin Brexit negotiations. The House of Lords is expected to approve this decision next week. Let us assume for the sake of argument that Article 50 will be triggered on 1 March. Under the terms of the Treaty of Lisbon a [...]

15 12, 2016

What Changes Can Belgian Customs Declarants Expect in The Near Future?

By |Customs|

The new EU Community Customs Code includes a number of provisions that will come into force in Belgium in 2017. Here we introduce a number of new features that declarants will have to deal with in the near future. In a following article we will go into greater detail about these new aspects in the [...]

12 07, 2016

Gross Mass Declaration Directly From File

By |Customs|

As of 1 July all shippers are obliged to declare the Verified Gross Mass (VGM) of each export shipping container. This SOLAS obligation applies worldwide. Customers with the TRIS Forwarding solution can send the VGM directly from their file to the shipping company/portal site

7 07, 2015

Dutch Customs Informed Electronically of Ship’s Stores

By |Customs|

In the Netherlands, declarants must inform Customs about the quantities of supplies or bunkering they bring on board. Thanks to the TRIS Customs Management System they can send this declaration electronically to Customs directly from the application. This electronic declaration includes the obligatory fields required by Dutch Customs

6 10, 2014

Intris as Proximus ICT Expert

By |News|

Intris is particularly proud to announce that after a rigorous selection procedure the Belgian telecoms operator Belgacom has appointed us a Belgacom ICT Expert. With its network of 35 ICT Experts, Belgacom seeks to offer companies a local partner for all IT, cloud and telecoms services. Moreover we are the only Belgacom software partner specialising in logistics