“GES Logistics excels at providing trade show shipping solutions and now offers enhanced international solutions through this partnership, ” said GES Executive Vice President of Global Operations and Service, Guy Richards.
Las Vegas, NV (PRWEB) May 26, 2011
Global Experience Specialists (GES), a leading provider of exhibition, event and retail marketing services today announced that it has enhanced its international logistics offering through its partnership with international freight forwarder Associated Global Systems (AGS). As a result of this partnership, GES Logistics’ international shipping clients benefit from AGS’ in-house customs brokerage division and its proven record with the unique requirements of trade show import formalities.
“GES Logistics excels at providing trade show shipping solutions and now offers enhanced international solutions through this partnership, ” said GES Executive Vice President of Global Operations and Service, Guy Richards. “AGS shares our commitment to superior service and has a proven record of delivering positive results for clients.”
GES Logistics provides international exhibitors a single source for all exhibition transportation services – international air, ocean and surface transportation, including export and import customs formalities, and material handling to the exhibitor’s booth space at GES shows. All services are inclusive on a single invoice, and exhibitors using GES Logistics receive priority move-in and move-out at GES shows.
“AGS has provided global transportation solutions for more than 50 years,” said AGS Director of International Sales and Service Bernard Quandt. “AGS is pleased to partner with GES to provide competitive rates, more inclusive service and a one-stop shop for busy exhibiting professionals.”
AGS has 75 U.S. locations, services 200 countries and publishes an international door-to-door rate chart that allows for instant show quotes for international shipments and more transparency in its carrier services pricing. Clients choosing AGS have access to its 24/7 call center with a highly-trained customer service team available to answer questions regarding tracking of shipments and foreign shipping as well as to provide instant-rate quotes. AGS eases the show move out process for companies exhibiting internationally by having international cargo picked up by the same trucks handling domestic cargo.
For more information or for a quote, e-mail GES International Logistics at GESLogistic_International(at)ges(dot)com or call 1.888.454.4437.
Las Vegas-based Global Experience Specialists, Inc. (GES), a Viad Corp (NYSE: VVI) company, is a leading provider of exhibition, event and retail marketing services. GES provides a wide range of services, including turn-key official show services, cutting-edge creative and design, logistics, marketing and measurement services – all with an unrivaled global reach. GES partners with leading shows and brands, including the International CES, Spring Fair Birmingham, International Woodworking Fair, CONEXPO-CON/AGG and IFPE, Bell Helicopter, Genzyme, L’Oreal, Warner Bros., and Simon Property Group. For more information, visit ges.com.