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Testimonial: 

"By implementing an integrated international purchasing system we are assuring that Leggett & Platt is maximizing its efforts to conduct its international procurement activities in a compliant manner."

President, Leggett & Platt Global Services

 

Challenge: 

Leggett & Platt is a Fortune 500 diversified manufacturer of engineered components and products. As part of an initiative to centralize its global procurement operations, the company needed a way to effectively manage its importing process and reduce procurement costs while enabling real-time collaboration with its global suppliers.Enhanced compliance standards.

 

Solution: 

Leggett & Platt integrated Amber Road's Trade Import solution into its enterprise procurement software in order to capture and review a complete audit trail of all import transaction activities from pre-entry to Customs to post-entry. The Web-based system also provides Leggett & Platt's leading broker, AN Deringer, with pre-validated entry data and automatic shipping documentation for its network of global suppliers and carriers.

 

Benefits: 
  • Improved information sharing with trading partners
  • Streamlined import and customs brokerage processes
  • End-to-end visibility of all trade import transactions
  • Reduced Customs entry costs
  • Enhanced compliance standards
  • Improved operational efficiency