It has come to the attention of PCB Freight Management Ltd. that parties known as "Steven Tottenham" and "Barrister Graham Murray" are illegally using PCB Freight Management Ltd.'s trade name and website to defraud the public. The scheme involves the parties above requesting your personal information in exchange for a "refund" or "government documents". The correspondence, generally email, requests the party to forward funds to a non-existent law firm in order to claim the proceeds. Please be advised that this is fraudulent, and PCB Freight Management Ltd. has no involvement with this scheme.
We have filed a formal complaint with the appropriate authorities and have notified the RCMP and the FBI-Internet Crimes Division.
If you are contacted by these fraudsters, please visit www.antifraudcentre-centreantifraude.ca/index-eng.htm to report the crime or contact your local law enforcement agency.
PCB Freight Management Ltd. CANNOT AND DOES NOT OFFER LEGAL ADVICE. Only a lawyer qualified and licensed to practice in your jurisdiction and properly retained can provide legal advice. If you are of the opinion that you may have a legal problem, you should seek the advice of a qualified lawyer.
This website ("Site") is provided by PCB Freight Management Ltd. ("PCB") conditional on your acceptance of the terms and conditions of use set out below ("Terms and Conditions"). By accessing, reading and making use of this Site, you agree, on your own behalf and on behalf of any entity on whose behalf you may be acting, to be bound by the Terms and Conditions. If you do not wish to be bound by the Terms and Conditions, you should not use this Site.
PCB may add to or remove, modify or otherwise change any part of the Terms and Conditions at any time. Changes will be effective when the changed Terms and Conditions are posted on this Site. You should check the Terms and Conditions frequently for changes by checking the date this page was last updated, at the top of this page. If any change to the Terms and Conditions is not acceptable to you, you should discontinue your use of this Site immediately. Your continued use of this Site after changes to the Terms and Conditions are posted thereon will constitute acceptance of the changes.
PCB may terminate, change, suspend or discontinue any aspect of this Site at any time without notice. Without limiting the generality of the foregoing, PCB may change the availability of any features, institute new, or change existing, fees or charges for the use of the Site or any features thereof, add, remove, modify or otherwise change any contents on this Site, impose limits on certain features or restrict access to parts or all of this Site. PCB reserves the right, but not the duty, to correct any errors or omissions in any portion of this Site at any time without notice.
Copyright: All text, images, audio or visual recordings or web code ("Works") on this website and in all publications of PCB are Copyright © PCB Freight Management Ltd. unless otherwise indicated.
Exceptions, permissions and terms: The Works may not be transmitted, transcribed, reproduced, stored or translated into any other form, in whole or in part, except as below.
Permitted uses: PCB grants permission for the private or educational use of the Works without profit, except any portion thereof consisting of Third Party Works described below, provided the copyright notices on any such Works remains on the Works.
Third Party Works: Works found on or through the PCB website or paper publications which bear the name of or credit to a third party creator require the permission of the third party creator for any reproduction or other use unless otherwise indicated.
If you wish to link to this Site, you may do so, provided you agree to the link conditions described below ("Link Conditions"):
By establishing a link to this Site, you will be deemed to have agreed to these Link Conditions.
Certain websites may be linked to this Site. Not all of these links may have been permitted by PCB. Regardless of whether a link has been permitted by PCB, PCB is not responsible for the contents of any website that is linked to this Site. PCB makes no representations or warranties, and does not endorse any website that is linked to this Site, the contents of any such website, the information appearing on any such website or any of the products or services described on any such website. The fact that a website is linked to this Site does not imply that PCB sponsors, endorses or is affiliated or associated with the entity that owns or is responsible for the website.
Certain links on this Site may take you to other websites. PCB provides these links only as a convenience. PCB is not responsible for the contents of any linked website. PCB makes no representations or warranties regarding, and does not endorse, any linked website, the contents thereof, the information appearing thereon or any of the products or services described thereon. Links do not imply that PCB sponsors, endorses or is affiliated or associated with the entity that owns or is responsible for any linked website. If you decide to visit any linked websites, you will do so at your own risk.
Any use of or reliance on this Site or the contents of this Site shall be at your sole risk. PCB makes no representation or warranty of any kind regarding this Site or the contents of this Site, all of which are provided on an "AS IS" basis. PCB expressly disclaims all representations, warranties, conditions and endorsements. Without limiting the generality of the foregoing, PCB makes no warranty as to the accuracy, quality or completeness of the contents of this Site, nor to title or non-infringement, nor to the absence of any software virus or other harmful component. PCB does not warrant that this Site will continue to operate, will operate without interruptions or that it will be error-free.
In no circumstances shall PCB, its affiliated or associated companies, officers or employees be responsible or liable for any loss or damages whatsoever, including (without limiting the generality of the foregoing) any direct, indirect, incidental, special, punitive or consequential damages, arising from or in connection with your use of, access to or your reliance on, or your inability to use or access, this Site, any contents of this Site, any external links on this Site, any website linked to this Site, or any contents thereof, or any website linking to this Site, or any contents thereof.
Last updated: September 1, 2016
Importing Goods From China Opportunities And Considerations
China is known as the world's largest exporter of manufactured consumer products. Many commercial entrepreneurs import consumer products from China benefiting from lower prices. Global Affairs Canada reports that “China is Canada’s second most important bilateral commercial partner.” (Source) The US is number 1. If you are considering importing products from China, take the time to research the import and manufacturing process before you commit. Here are some considerations.
November 23, 2018
Logistics Scalability For Ecommerce
Amazon started as a small online book store that grew into the billion dollar business it is today. Although Amazon may be a unicorn when it comes to sales growth, every small online retailer hopes for just a sliver of that success when they build their business plans. If you are one of those entrepreneurs, one factor to keep in mind is scalability. You may be a small importer now, but what happens when your goods start selling in large quantities? Ensuring your supply chains and import processes are agile in terms of volume is imperative. In this blog we will share 4 tips on how to ensure optimal logistics scalability for your ecommerce business.
November 23, 2018
Commonly Used Shipping Documents
What are they? Why are they needed in the import process? There are four main documents commonly used in the international shipping of cargo. What are they and why are they needed?
November 23, 2018
Hidden Costs In Canadian Ocean Importing
Whether you are a first time importer, or a well-seasoned company, the current shipping crisis has started a cascade effect in escalating costs. These extra fees are being absorbed throughout the supply chain, but the mode feeling the heaviest burden is Ocean Transportation. Traditionally, ocean transport and shipping lines are the most dependable, cost effective means of moving large quantities of goods throughout the world. The rise of economies in Asia has been built on manufacturing and delivering goods for an insatiable North American market. The shipping lines and supply chains already under strain due to volume and lack of infrastructure capable of handling the rising demand have started to buckle under the extra weight of a global pandemic (not to mention certain boats getting stuck in certain canals). This has caused stakeholders from steamship lines, logistics companies, and carriers to significantly raise rates and to create new auxiliary charges. The party responsible for those additional transport costs depends entirely on the Incoterm® that were decided upon at time of creating the purchase order.
November 23, 2018