2 04, 2019

How ECS2XL and Intris/WiseTech Global are tackling hard Brexit

By |Customs|

Automation is key, made possible by TRIS Smart Tower. The database used for this is the ERP package from ECS2XL. As soon as the products leave the warehouse (and are consolidated on the truck), the corresponding data are sent automatically to TRIS Customs. The system draws up an export declaration in PLDA and sends it [...]

4 03, 2019

How to take advantage of lower import duties from Japan

By |Customs|

The Economic Partnership Agreement between the EU and Japan which came into effect last month will see nearly 1 billion euros of import duties being scrapped. To take advantage of this preferential tariff treatment you as an importer have two possibilities: proof of origin (importer’s knowledge) certificate of origin (registered exporter) Importer’s knowledge Based on [...]

16 01, 2019

Six practical Brexit measures you can take now

By |Strategy|

The British parliament is due to take a decision on Brexit next week. Whether it will be a hard or a soft Brexit, deal or no-deal, the fact is that the UK will no longer be part of the EU as of 30 March 2019. In the best case there will be a transition period [...]

8 01, 2019

Six Brexit measures you need in the long term

By |Customs|

The British parliament yesterday rejected prime minister May's Brexit proposal. Are we now really headed for a hard Brexit, or can we share the optimism of Guy Verhofstadt who said this morning on Radio 1 that last night's vote made it clear there is a large majority against crashing out? The next 70 days will [...]

10 10, 2018

How to play safe with your IT environment

By |Strategy|

Do you play safe by booking an all-in vacation?So you don't have to miss even a moment of your quality time?Just arrive and chill out:without planning, without budget worries, without ad hoc problem solving? Or are you more of a planning-is-already-part-of-the-holiday type? Do you enjoy mapping out your route, comparing hotels and poring over timetables? [...]

16 07, 2018

Smart software solutions support your supply chain

By |Strategy|

Logistics service providers that manage their customers' supply chain on a Europe-wide or even worldwide basis can now call upon a reliable, flexible and future-oriented software solution. Patrick Van De Looverbosch, CEO of Intris, explains the advantages that Intris offers for this. "The preparation work is absolutely critical. We take as long as necessary to [...]

5 06, 2018

Is your customs system Brexit-proof?

By |Customs|

There is a good chance of the UK no longer being in the European customs union after 29 March 2019. This will mean among other things that half a million more customs declarations will have to be made each year. Yes, half a million more. And that's just an estimate. Is your customs system ready [...]

22 03, 2018

Which software companies will survive the IoT era?

By |Strategy|

A study by the McKinsey Institute has calculated that the market for IoT components and systems will grow by more than 30% annually. The Internet of Things will offer interesting opportunities both for existing and for new technology companies. In the short term, at least. But hardware suppliers and installers of IoT systems will have [...]

10 02, 2018

Brexit will lead to 47% rise in export declarations

By |Customs|

Brexit will become a reality on 29 March 2019. On that date the UK will leave the European Union and its internal market, and Belgium will become a foreign border for the UK. Free trade in goods between the UK and EU member states will then no longer be possible, leading to a whole lot [...]

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 [...]