For shippers and their customers, there exists broad responsibilities and security principles that apply throughout the life cycle of a shipment of goods.
These responsibilities apply equally to times before, during and after having custody of the goods.
Security seals are an integral part of the chain of custody, and a comprehensive brand protection program.
The principal goals and responsibilities throughout the life cycle of a shipment of goods include:
• Protecting the physical goods from tampering, theft, and damage.
• Collecting and sharing appropriate information securely, timely and accurately
• Protecting the products and information related to the products from unauthorized access and tampering.