LRI Awards the 2017 Global Vision Scholarship to John Hoekstra! LRI Awards the 2017 Global Vision Scholarship to John Hoekstra!

On Tuesday May 9, LRI awarded the Global Vision Scholarship to John Hoekstra a graduating Senior from Timothy Christian High School in Elmhurst IL. The Global Vision Scholarship is an annual award the LRI gives to a graduating senior that has a vision for working in a global opportunity. The applicants must submit an essay along with 2 faculty recommendation letters and demonstrate need.

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West Michigan World Trade Week Managing Global TeamsWest Michigan World Trade Week Managing Global Teams

LR INTERNATIONAL is proud to be attending West Michigan World Trade Week's 32nd annual business conference on May 10.

This year's theme is "Managing Global Teams". As a member of the Planning Committee, Paul Jarzombek will be leading an afternoon breakout session... Read More

LR International Is Moving To E-Billing LR International Is Moving To E-Billing

In an effort to be more environmentally conscious LR INTERNATIONAL will move to e-billing its clients and partners starting February 6, 2017. From that date forward, all LRI invoices and back-up documentation will be e-mailed to the operations contact as well as the accounting contact(s) we have on file for your company. As a result, we must make sure our records are up to date.Read More

LR International Wins Illinois Governor's 2016 Export Award for Excellence in Export Service! LR International Wins Illinois Governor's 2016 Export Award for Excellence in Export Service!

We are very proud to announce that LRI has won the Illinois Governor's Export award this year for excellence in the service category!!!! This esteemed award recognizes Illinois companies as outstanding in either exporting of manufactured goods or outstanding in service to exporters.

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Do you ship Lithium batteries? We do!!!Do you ship Lithium batteries? We do!!!

Lithium batteries are a shipping hassle these days. Many changes to the regulations in the last 12 months, coupled with many devices essential to doing business containing Lithium batteries make it a difficult task to get them shipped. What's the difference between lithium ion and lithium metal batteries? Are lithium batteries contained within a device treated the same as lithium batteries shipped on their own? What packaging and labelling requirements are there for airfreight or ocean freight?

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LR International, Inc. - SOLAS - Verified Gross Mass VERIFIED GROSS MASS:
WHAT IS IT AND WHAT DO I NEED TO DO AS A SHIPPER?

It's the hot topic in the ocean transport world. Many companies are talking about it but has your company created a plan on how you will be compliant with the rules?? If not, we are here to help.Read More

LRI Awards the 2015 Global Vision Scholarship to Hannah Davis!LR International 3PL Services Case Study

What are 3PL services? Third party logistics services (3PL) are inventory management services provided by a third party. The services can include storage of raw materials or finished goods, inventory counting services, distribution of orders with deliveries to the final customer.Read More

LRI Provides Consulting on Export Compliance
 

LRI Provides Consulting on Export Compliance

Is your company exporting? The U.S. Government expects all U.S. exporters to comply with laws/regulations regarding all exports including Canada and Mexico.

The best practice in this area is an export compliance program. More

LR International Launches Express Package Service

LRI Express Package Service

LRI now offers small package and envelope shipping services from the USA to over 200 cities worldwide. More

LR INTERNATIONAL, INC. AWARDED SECOND PRESIDENTIAL "E" AWARD

LR International, Inc. Awarded Second Presidential "E" Award

LRI is proud to announce we have been awarded the 2016 Presidential E-Star Award for excellence in export services! This is the second E-Award LR has received from the Secretary of Commerce. More 

 

LR International Teaching and Training
 

LR International Teaching and Training

LRI provides public and private training on a wide array of International business topics. More

LRI partnered with not-for-profit Light Up Our Youth Foundation

Recently, LRI partnered with a not-for-profit organization named Light Up Our Youth Foundation in Haiti to ship backpacks and food to the orphanage and school that they support in Haiti.

LRI works with many not-for-profit organizations through our division, The Global Vision Initiative (GVI). GVI was started at LRI to provide logistics assistance to not-for-profit organizations that needed help in shipping relief supplies to aid in the recovery after natural disasters or products to assist social entrepreneur programs in third world countries.

LRI and GVI also support an annual scholarship to a H.S. student who has a dream to enter into an International career. More