Press Releases

SmartBorder Announces Partnership with Kaizen Softworks to Develop New Web Applications

February 8th, 2017

Experienced development firm will improve time to market for new functionality

SmartBorder, an import compliance software suite, is pleased to announce their partnership with Kaizen Softworks, a Uruguayan development firm specializing in Google’s Angular development platform. SmartBorder will leverage Kaizen Softwork’s experience in web development to create new web components for their compliance software suite.

SmartBorder and Aurionpro Partner to Bring a New Solution to Market

January 18th, 2017

Integrated Supply Chain and Compliance Solutions Meet an Industry Need

SmartBorder, an import compliance software suite, is pleased to announce their partnership with Aurionpro to bring a new software solution to the international trade industry. Combining the top notch supply chain software of Aurionpro SCMProFit with the US Customs compliance specialty of SmartBorder, the new application provides an end-to-end solution for the entire supply chain.

2016 Customer Satisfaction Survey Results

September 1st, 2016

In August of 2016 we issued our annual customer satisfaction survey to all of our customers.  Despite a challenging year for many in the international trade industry, we are happy to report a high level of customer satisfaction in all areas.

ACE Processing Stats – Significant Increase

March 2nd, 2016

86% of ALL Entry Summaries processed through SB were processed in ACE. 36% of ALL Cargo Releases were processed in ACE. This is a tremendous increase and it looks like our Clients will be ready for March 31.

Check Out the Benefits of Filing ACE Entries in SmartBorder

November 2nd, 2014

Stay ahead of the curve

You can file formal (type 01), consumption (type 11), and Anti-Dumping Countervailing Duty (type 03) entries through ACE. The Automated Commercial Environment (ACE) is the commercial trade processing system being developed by U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) to facilitate trade while strengthening border security. ACE will eventually replace the current import processing system for CBP, the Automated Commercial System (ACS). More filers are electing to transition to ACE as CBP provides more benefits to the trade for choosing ACE over ACS for their entry filing.

Don’t Get Stuck at the Border – File Your ACI eManifest

September 30th, 2013

SmartBorder’s SaaS-based application allows you to handle the additional workload of meeting the Canada Border Services Agency’s (CBSA) stringent new requirements with minimal need for additional resources or significant expenditure. Backed by our industry-leading training and support, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, carriers and brokers across North America can rely on SmartBorder eManifest to adapt to these new obligations quickly and without stress.

SmartBorder ISF

March 5th, 2010

Find out how SmartBorder’s ISF solution can help your company get up and running quickly with CBP’s new Importer Security Filing (ISF) program for ocean shipments. Find out more.

SmartBorder Gains ACE Entry Summary Certification

June 8th, 2009

SmartBorder has successfully completed the required ACE Entry Summary certification with U.S. Customs and Border Protection.

We are working with customers that have enrolled in the ACE Entry Summary pilot testing program to begin filing their entry types 01 (Consumption) and 11 (Informal) Customs entries through ACE. This collaboration will allow SmartBorder customers to experience the new features ACE has to offer, while providing SmartBorder the business process insight to ensure that customers will see a smooth transition from ABI to ACE processing when it becomes mandatory.

SmartBorder Eases the Burden of Lacey Act

June 8th, 2009

With a second release of Lacey Act enhancements, SmartBorder is providing additional features to allow customers to better manage their Lacey Act filings. Data defaults, validation settings and color coded fields prevents errors and cuts down on data entry. SmartBorder’s Support Center is also updated with several articles to help customers understand the current Lacey Act requirements and what to expect in the coming months.