5-SLN News

Airwave of Australia joins 5-SLN2018-12-14 11:51:02

5-SLN is pleased to announce that Airwave of Brisbane, Melbourne, Sydney, Australia has joined our growing and dynamic global network.

Airwave (Australia) Pty Ltd was founded in 2000 and is 100% Australian owned and operated international freight forwarder. Headquarters for Airwave is situated in Melbourne with operations in other key cities, Brisbane, Adelaide, Sydney & Freemantle. Airwave provides various services that include air freight, sea freight, customs & tracking information. Internationally, Airwave has operations in HoChiMinh City, Vietnam and dedicated overseas agent networks spanning across all five continents. Their website is www.airwaveaust.com.au

The 5-SLN global network now represents 230 Members with 404 branch offices in 222 cities in 100 countries with 10,329 Staff and 3 Billion USD in Annual Revenues.

5-SLN NetworkPay Payment Facilities 2018-12-11 06:20:16

During 2018, 5-SLN "partnered" with 5-SLN NetworkPay and TransferWise5-SLN highly recommends and endorses the use of 5-SLN NetworkPay as it offers far better exchange rates than those available through traditional banking; with no minimum transfer amounts and, best of all, no bank fees or other hidden charges.

5-SLN NetworkPay allow users to hold monies in a basket of multiple currencies and to transfer funds in this basket between different currencies. 

Members can deposit or withdraw funds into/from their existing bank accounts with 5-SLN NetworkPay in local currencyAs it is 5-SLN NetworkPay that makes the conversion and overseas remittances, this legally by-passes a lot of the burden placed on 5-SLN Members in dealing with their local bank restrictions on foreign currency transactions.

5-SLN NetworkPay allocates 5-SLN Members with "virtual accounts" with the funds therein belonging to individual Members.  Some other networks operate (or operated) systems whereby the network themselves were the owners of fund and not the members.  5-SLN NetworkPay is FCA Regulated and is backed by some of the largest global banking organizations.

A brief introduction to 5-SLN NetworkPay and TransferWise follows:

5-SLN NetworkPay is the payment portion of the  BuyTasker suite of products.  Completely free for 5-SLN Members.  By participating in 5-SLN NetworkPay, users will have access to the RFQ portion of BuyTasker allowing 5-SLN Members to quote - on-line - on the freight associated with the digital trading operations of BuyTasker.  Full details of the BuyTasker suite of digital forwarding products are scheduled to be released by 5-SLN over the coming weeks and at the upcoming 5-SLN Annual Conference.  5-SLN strongly endorses the BuyTasker suite.

Even as a stand-alone product, 5-SLN NetworkPay offers on-line banking facilities at vastly better rates than offer by traditional banks combined with a basket of currencies and no minimums and no banking transaction fees.  Payment beneficiaries receive funds instantly with no 1-3 day delays involved with traditional banking and no hidden costs.

Once registered for 5-SLN Network Payan unique "Network Pay ID Number" is allocated to your Company.  All you then have to do is advise the paying party of this "Network Pay ID Number" so that they can effect payment via 5-SLN Network Pay.  Payment can be made in any of 140 currencies from either existing funds held in the payer's 5-SLN Network Pay account (regardless of the currency it is held in) or by uploading funds to your 5-SLN Network Pay account from your local bank account.

Once registered, Members will be able to view incoming remittances instantaneously - whether they have been current or post-dated.  Once funds have been received, they can be held in 5-SLN Network Pay (in up to 25 currencies); transferred into different currencies; used to make outbound payments and/or withdrawn in local currency into a local bank account.  Again, all without any fees!

It is recommended that 5-SLN Members show their "Network Pay ID Number" on their invoices, statements and even their email signatures in order to receive funds without excessive inbound wire transfer fees.  In order to facilitate this, 5-SLN Network Pay Number is: XXXXX">please click her to advise 5-SLN of your "Network Pay ID Number" so that we can display it in the protected version of your Member Profile.  Members will also see a 5-SLN Network Pay icon next to their listing in the Members Directory.

All future 5-SLN Invoices will have a link to 5-SLN Network Pay and our "Incoming Wire Transfer Fee" of USD 25 will be waived if payment made via 5-SLN Network Pay.

Click here to register (completely free of charge) for 5-SLN Network Pay™

This link will require the input of your Access Code and then you can create a BuyTasker Account or Login.  BuyTasker provides tutorials and even the scheduling of a demo (button on right bottom).

 
 

TransferWise is an on-line facility that has over 4 million users and can be used for international payments in 27 currencies.  To establish a TransferWise Account, simply request an invitation to join by emailing Admin@5sln.com or open a TransferWise Account direct at:  https://transferwise.com/register

ZHL Logistics of China adds its Guangzhou and Tianjin offices to 5-SLN2018-12-07 12:24:23

5-SLN is pleased to announce that ZHL Logistics of China has added its adds its Guangzhou and Tianjin offices to our growing and dynamic global network.

ZHL Logistics was established in 1996 in Qingdao and now has branch offices in Shanghai, Ningbo, Shenzhen and cooperative agents in all main Chinese sea ports with more than 180 employees. ZHL Logistics' main services include: * Container/Special container Services * LCL Consolidation services * Air freight service * Customs brokage/Insurance service * Land transportation * Warehouse/ Distribution services. Their website is: www.ZHL.cn

The 5-SLN global network now represents 230 Members with 404 branch offices in 222 cities in 100 countries with 10,329 Staff and 3 Billion USD in Annual Revenues.

Cega Logistics de Mexico adds Cancun, Guadalajara & Monterrey offices to 5-SLN2018-12-07 12:22:17

5-SLN is pleased to announce that Cega Logistics de Mexico has added its Cancun, Guadalajara and Monterrey offices to our growing and dynamic global network.

Cega Logistics de Mexico is an International Freight Forwarder & Customs Broker in Mexico with more than 20 years of experience in the Logistics Industry. Always providing all kind of services about of the Import and Export to all-over the world by all transportation options like Air, FCL/LCL, FTL/LTL, Courier, Special projects, Reefers and Oversized cargo.  Representative offices in the most important Airports, Borders & Ports throughout Mexico with own warehouse and transport vehicles. Their website is:  www.cegamex.com

The 5-SLN global network now represents 230 Members with 404 branch offices in 222 cities in 100 countries with 10,329 Staff and 3 Billion USD in Annual Revenues.

Planair Cargo of Nigeria joins 5-SLN2018-12-05 19:55:30

5-SLN is pleased to announce that Planair Cargo of Ikeja, Nigeria has joined our growing and dynamic global network.

Planair Cargo is an international airfreight specialist and Air Charter operator connected to a global network of airfreight operations. Planair has highly trained personnel in Air Cargo and Passenger operations for more than 18 years of experience with state-of-the-art handling equipment and operations that are fully computerized. Their website is www.planaircargo.com

The 5-SLN global network now represents 230 Members with 403 branch offices in 221 cities in 100 countries with 10,329 Staff and 3 Billion USD in Annual Revenues.

Express Logistica of Colombia joins 5-SLN2018-12-05 19:55:06

5-SLN is pleased to announce that Express Logistica of Barranquilla, Colombia has joined our growing and dynamic global network.

Express Logistica is a Colombian logistics operator with wide experience on logistics coordination, international trade and all kind of import and export solution to, from and within our country. Express Logistica gives you the best solutions for supply chain management: Good prices, swift delivery terms and a special attention mark the difference with Express Logistica guaranteeing the caring of your freight with quality and reliability. Their website is www.express.com.co/

The 5-SLN global network now represents 230 Members with 403 branch offices in 221 cities in 100 countries with 10,329 Staff and 3 Billion USD in Annual Revenues.

Express Logistica of Colombia joins 5-SLN2018-12-05 19:55:02

5-SLN is pleased to announce that Express Logistica of Barranquilla, Colombia has joined our growing and dynamic global network.

Express Logistica is a Colombian logistics operator with wide experience on logistics coordination, international trade and all kind of import and export solution to, from and within our country. Express Logistica gives you the best solutions for supply chain management: Good prices, swift delivery terms and a special attention mark the difference with Express Logistica guaranteeing the caring of your freight with quality and reliability. Their website is www.express.com.co/

The 5-SLN global network now represents 230 Members with 403 branch offices in 221 cities in 100 countries with 10,329 Staff and 3 Billion USD in Annual Revenues.

Global Logistics Network (GLN) of USA joins 5-SLN as an Associate2018-11-30 00:58:52

5-SLN is pleased to announce that Global Logistics Network (GLN) of Rotterdam, Miami, USA has joined our growing and dynamic global network.

GLN is proud to be a Memorandum of Understanding partner with 5-SLN whereby we actively compete but also cooperate where it makes sense for the betterment of our members. Founded in 2003, GLN is an umbrella organization that encompasses leading independently owned and operated companies worldwide that specialize in the logistics industry – including freight forwarders, intermediaries and associated companies – all working together in a network environment to benefit from our philosophy. Their website is www.go2gln.com

The 5-SLN global network now represents 230 Members with 357 branch offices in 203 cities in 100 countries with 8,267 Staff and 3 Billion USD in Annual Revenues.

Global Ship Agencies Network (GSAN) of USA joins 5-SLN as an Associate2018-11-29 23:50:05

5-SLN is pleased to announce that Global Ship Agencies Network (GSAN) of Rotterdam, Miami, USA has joined our growing and dynamic global network.

Established by an experience team of network specialists, the "Global Ship Agencies Network" (GSAN) is a worldwide umbrella organization comprised of leading local and regional Liner and Tramp Ship Agents. GSAN Members are predominantly medium-sized companies that are independently owned, responsive and flexible, offering professional Ship Agency and related services. Their website is www.go2GSAN.com

The 5-SLN global network now represents 230 Members with 357 branch offices in 203 cities in 100 countries with 8,267 Staff and 3 Billion USD in Annual Revenues.

Somane Xpress of Kenya joins 5-SLN2018-11-28 00:04:28

5-SLN is pleased to announce that Somane Xpress of Nairobi, Kenya has joined our growing and dynamic global network.

Somane Xpress is a mid-sized freight freight forwarding and cargo consol and deconsol agent based in Nairobi, Kenya with offices soon opening in Mombasa. Somane Xpress offers, among others, the following services: Tracking and Inland transportation, Warehousing, Booking cargo space, Negotiating freight charges, Freight consolidation and Cargo Insurance. Their website is www.somanexpress.com

The 5-SLN global network now represents 230 Members with 357 branch offices in 203 cities in 100 countries with 8,267 Staff and 3 Billion USD in Annual Revenues.