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Boston port served by the largest-ever cargo ship to visit the city

By |2022-04-19T20:02:42-05:00April 19th, 2022|News|

The Port of Boston welcomed its biggest containership to date over the weekend following a $850 million project to make the port “big ship ready.” The Evergreen ship MV Ever Fortune called at the Port of Boston’s Conley Container Terminal on Sunday. At 1,100 feet long, the Ever Fortune is about the length of three [...]

Point2Point Global is growing!

By |2022-03-10T10:04:11-05:00March 10th, 2022|News|

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Maureen O’Leary, mxo@cummings.com WILMINGTON, Mass. (February 9, 2022) – Point2Point Global has just relocated its Tewksbury and North Reading locations to 50-R Concord Street in Wilmington, a Cummings Properties-managed building. The 4,800-square-foot suite serves as both office and warehouse space for the international shipping and logistics company. Launched in 2018, [...]

Don’t Let Canada Post Strikes Be a Lump of Coal in Your Stocking

By |2018-11-13T11:46:16-05:00November 12th, 2018|Global Commerce, News|

It's beginning to look a lot like... Canada Post's rotating strikes will continue through the holidays. Canada is one of the largest cross-border markets for U.S. eCommerce retailers. 56% of foreign purchases made by Canadians come from the U.S. as estimated in PayPal’s Cross-Border Transactions Merchant & Consumer Comparison USA Report[1]. As one would [...]

Canada Post Rotating Strikes Mean Delays. Now What?

By |2018-11-09T16:59:48-05:00November 2nd, 2018|News|

Servicing more than 16 million addresses[1] in Canada, Canada Post is facing delays in delivering mail and parcels as a result of a labor strike over wages that began last month.[2] While strikes are rotating throughout different Canadian cities[3], the impact on the mail and eCommerce parcel supply chain has a number of businesses [...]

Point2Point Global: We’re Not the Same Old Ship

By |2018-06-20T13:28:58-05:00May 30th, 2018|News|

It’s launch day for Point2Point Global! We’ve assembled a world-class team of experts in cross-border shipping to bring you innovative shipping options tailored to the unique needs of publishers, agencies, advertisers and eCommerce retailers. Point2Point Global is improving the way international mail and parcel delivery gets done. This means enabling you to utilize and [...]