Know the Basics: Sea Freight

Posted by Meredith Blechman on Feb 16, 2021 8:54:09 AM

While the environmental benefits of shipping via sea freight are indisputable, there are many other factors to consider. Here are the biggest differences between air and sea freight and the different ways you can ship via sea.

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Topics: International Shipping, Sustainability, Sea Freight

Case Study: How ARTA Can Help With Complex Shipments

Posted by Meredith Blechman on Jan 21, 2021 10:00:00 AM

While ARTA continues to push the envelope of what actually can be automated through our Public API and Instant Quote tool, some items will never be able to be automated and simply require a high-touch human experience. Read how ARTA can help with complex shipments in our case study with the City of Beverly Hills.

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Topics: Case Studies, International Shipping, Partners

The Impacts of the Post-Brexit Trade Deal

Posted by Meredith Blechman on Jan 14, 2021 11:00:06 AM

With the United Kingdom and European Union reaching an agreement on a post-Brexit trade deal just before Christmas, the art and antiques industry finally received some clarity on what the UK's relationship with the EU would look like and how this may impact the market. Here's what you need to know and what the biggest impacts have been so far.

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Topics: International Shipping, Industry, Duties and Customs

Brexit: Frequently Asked Questions and What We Know Now

Posted by Meredith Blechman on Oct 13, 2020 1:14:32 PM

With the Brexit deadline nearing, our team is answering frequently asked questions from our clients about what they can expect in a post-Brexit world. We will continue to answer FAQs here until the terms of the negotiations have been settled.

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Topics: International Shipping, Industry, Duties and Customs

Know the Basics: UK and EU Customs Control

Posted by Meredith Blechman on Sep 15, 2020 1:42:00 PM

While regulations have slight variations within each country, we are outlining the basics—including questions to ask and terms to know—to help our clients be more prepared for cross border shipments.

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Topics: International Shipping

COVID-19: Current and Anticipated Impacts on our Business

Posted by Meredith Blechman on Mar 5, 2020 3:30:28 PM

As cases of Covid-19 continue to rise across the globe, we are seeing delays and other impacts to our business. Here, we will continue to update our clients with facts and takeaways they can use to prepare for and assess upcoming shipments.

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Topics: Air Freight, International Shipping, Industry

Highlights From the Art Show

Posted by Meredith Blechman on Mar 3, 2020 5:46:50 PM

ARTA is proud to be an approved vendor of the ADAA. Our International Shipping Coordinator helped service the fair, and shares some of his personal booth highlights.

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Topics: International Shipping, Industry

Brexit: The Latest, and What It Means for the Art Market

Posted by Meredith Blechman on Jan 29, 2020 9:52:53 AM

The UK Government is set to formally exit the European Union on January 31st. We share the latest on Brexit, and the implications for the art market.

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Topics: International Shipping, Industry, Duties and Customs

Announcing Lower Pricing on International Air Freight Instant Quotes

Posted by Meredith Blechman on Jan 15, 2020 3:55:29 PM

We are excited to announce new, reduced shipping rates and expanded coverage through ARTA International Air Freight Instant Quote. Our users can enjoy lower costs with the same high quality, reliable services ARTA has always offered. 

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Topics: International Shipping, ARTA Instant Quote, Product Announcements

Case Study: Tanya Leighton Gallery

Posted by Sam Sylvander on Oct 29, 2019 3:55:00 PM

The registrar at Tanya Leighton Gallery saves so much time by using ARTA, he estimates he gets an entire day back each month to focus on important projects and servicing customers. Read about how ARTA has become an integral part of the daily work flow at the gallery.

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Topics: Case Studies, International Shipping, Partners

About ARTA 

ARTA delivers innovative technology and fulfillment solutions for global white glove logistics. ARTA provides a proprietary API and platform that streamlines the shipping of high-value, oversized, and fragile goods requiring extra services from point of sale to delivery.

With a single solution, ARTA safely, easily and cost effectively ships high-touch items to more customers in more locations to drive sales, enable opportunities for new categories and expand the global footprint for businesses today.