Press Releases

Livingston International launches initiative to hire military veterans

Posted on: Wednesday, February 4th, 2015

Attention Business Editors DETROIT- Livingston International, a leading North American customs broker and trade compliance company, is launching an initiative to hire more military veterans in its U.S. offices. Noting that their military service provides veterans with valuable skills such as adaptability, mission-focus and a strong work ethic, Livingston announces its commitment to veterans at… Read more »

A Mobile App that Moves at the Speed of Trade

Posted on: Friday, December 5th, 2014

Livingston International Launches Cross-Border Trade App December 4, 2014 TORONTO – Truck drivers delivering commercial shipments across the Canada-U.S. border have a new ally to reduce their wait time at Customs: the Livingston International Tracker app. The app is specifically designed for carriers, giving drivers the information they need on the clearance status of their… Read more »

Livingston International promotes Matt Goodman to President, Global Trade Management

Posted on: Friday, November 14th, 2014

Attention Business Editors CHICAGO – Today Livingston International announced that Matt Goodman, formerly Vice President of its Global Trade Management operation, has been appointed President of the division. Goodman joined Livingston in January 2012 when the company acquired the customs and trade compliance operation formerly known as Vastera from J.P. Morgan. This acquisition moved Livingston… Read more »

Candace Sider wins Prestigious Trade Leadership Award

Posted on: Thursday, October 9th, 2014

Attention Business Editors TORONTO, October 9, 2014 – Candace Sider, vice president for regulatory affairs at Livingston International, won the 2014 Trade Compliance Leadership CATIE Award for her unparalleled commitment and innovation in policy and international trade. Livingston is the only company to have won two CATIEs since the award program started in 2009. CATIE… Read more »

Livingston International Inc. responds to claim

Posted on: Friday, October 3rd, 2014

TORONTO, Oct. 2, 2014 /CNW/ – Earlier today, we were made aware of a class action lawsuit filed against Livingston International Inc. regarding our overtime pay practices. Livingston takes these allegations very seriously and will be reviewing the claim to understand the allegations and determine our next steps. We value our employees and recognize their contribution to our… Read more »

Livingston International creates new position to reflect its regulatory affairs expertise; names Candace Sider to role

Posted on: Tuesday, September 16th, 2014

Attention Business Editors September 16, 2014 TORONTO, Canada – Importers and exporters rely on Livingston International to stay ahead of the risks and opportunities created by the constantly evolving regulatory changes impacting global trade, compliance and risk management. To better reflect the company’s integral role in regulatory affairs for its clients, Livingston has appointed Candace Sider… Read more »

Livingston International acquires FPA Customs Brokers, Inc. to strengthen position in U.S. air/sea brokerage market

Posted on: Tuesday, August 12th, 2014

Attention Business Editors August 12, 2014 TORONTO, Canada – Livingston International, has acquired New York-based FPA Customs Brokers, Inc., Livingston CEO Steven C. Preston announced today. The acquisition bolsters Livingston’s air/sea customs brokerage operations, and expands the company’s presence in the United States. Notably, it strengthens Livingston’s footprint in New York and Los Angeles, the… Read more »

Livingston International named “Supply Chain Vendor of the Year” by Staples Canada Inc.

Posted on: Wednesday, August 6th, 2014

Attention Business Editors August 6, 2014 TORONTO, Canada – Livingston International, a leading North American provider of customs brokerage and trade compliance services, is pleased to announce that it has been chosen as Staples Canada Inc.’s Supply Chain Vendor of the Year for 2013. Livingston has worked closely with Staples since its entry into the… Read more »

Livingston International warns of likely price increase on refined sugar products

Posted on: Friday, August 1st, 2014

CHICAGO – Canadian consumers are likely to experience sugar shock this fall when they buy products made with refined sugar — and not only food. Pharmaceuticals and chemicals using sugar will probably cost more as well. The reason is an anticipated increase on sugar duties for U.S. companies exporting sugar to Canada. The Canada Border… Read more »

Livingston International appoints new U.S. president, chief financial officer

Posted on: Friday, June 20th, 2014

Attention Business Editors June 20, 2014 CHICAGO – Livingston International, North America’s leading company focused on customs brokerage and trade compliance, appointed Christopher Logan as U.S. president and Sharon Sritong as chief financial officer. Both Logan and Sritong will work out of Livingston’s U.S. headquarters in Chicago. “Christopher and Sharon bring strong leadership experience and… Read more »