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Clint Reid

About: Clint Reid

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Clint Reid is the President and Founder of iGlobal Stores, a leading provider of cross-border eCommerce technologies.  Clint currently serves as a Board Member of Utah’s District Export Council to provide leadership and international trade expertise in counseling and mentoring Utah businesses. iGlobal Stores is a shipping carrier agnostic SaaS solution that simplifies cross-border complexities in eCommerce for both the international consumer and e-tailer through eliminating or reducing the common barriers that occur when selling globally. Clint is fluent in Portuguese and graduated from the University of Utah. He resides in St George Utah, is married and the father of four children.

Have you recently tried shipping a package to Russia?  You may have found out the hard way that it has become increasingly difficult to do.  First you need to understand that Russia has different requirements for commercial and non-commercial shipments.  I would like to focus on some basic guidelines to […]

August 29th, 2012

For the visual learners, here is a video explaining Landed cost Welcome to this week’s edition of Whiteboard Friday. This week, Clint Reid explains what is landed cost, how it affects your customers and your business as well as how to use it. For more details on landed cost, be […]

August 24th, 2012

In our NAFTA Whiteboard Friday presentation we focused on NAFTA (North American Free Trade Agreement) , what is required and different ways to prepare paperwork and documentation for NAFTA eligible shipments. Below is a quick NAFTA checklist, it does not include basic requirements like filling out ship to name, address, […]

August 20th, 2012

NAFTA and How It Affects US Shippers – Whiteboard Friday In this week’s Whiteboard Friday video, Clint Reid explains what NAFTA is and what effect it has on US commerce and eCommerce businesses that ship products to Canada and Mexico. Learn more about International eCommerce at academy.iglobalstores.com or visit our […]

August 17th, 2012

Harmonized Codes – What They Are and When You Need Them In this week’s Whiteboard Friday, iGlobal Stores’ Clint Reid explains what Harmonized Codes are, how they’re used and when they’re needed. If you have an eCommerce business that ships products outside your country, this video can help you understand […]

August 13th, 2012

What is VAT and why does the European Union use it? Understanding your customer is one of the most important rules in eCommerce.  If you are a U.S. based eCommerce company that deals with international consumers this is particularly important due to the varying rules, taxes, etc. that your customers […]

July 3rd, 2012

What a slice of pizza taught me about customer-centered experience for International Shoppers Recently, I searched online for a pizzeria that was close to my office and could deliver for a lunch meeting. I found one, placed the order online and, since the pizza got there on time and I […]

April 12th, 2012

Global Checkout: International Address Format Why is the international address format so important?  International addresses are notorious for being too long, too short or too confusing. They feel like trying to fit a square peg in a round hole. This is a serious issue for e-retailers that sell and ship […]

April 4th, 2012

Infographic: Canadian Provincial Taxes – Canada PST, GST & HST Updated June 11, 2013 to reflect recent updates to provincial taxes.  For the Current Canadian Provincial Taxes Click Here.            

February 3rd, 2012

International Shipping Services for UPS, FedEx, and DHL Confused by the differences in service and transit time when shipping internationally with UPS, FedEx or DHL? If you don’t ship internationally on a regular basis it can be difficult to understand the UPS service levels. UPS offers great international service and […]

January 5th, 2012