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March News 2012

Posted March 20, 2012
Category Company News
Birthdays: Please join us in wishing the following J.W. Allen & Company family members a Happy Birthday: Billy App - March 03rd Sandra Frazier - March 20th Karen Johns - March 24th Anniversaries: Please join us in wishing the following J.W. Allen & Company family members a Happy Anniversary: Heather McGlocklin - March 02nd - 1 Year! Debbie Janusa - March 25th - 10 Years!

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February News

Posted March 20, 2012
Category Company News
Birthdays: Please join us in wishing the following J.W. Allen & Company family members a Happy Birthday: Kristi App & Gretchen Groom - February 09th Twice the reason to celebrate!!!

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January News

Posted March 20, 2012
Category Company News
Birthdays: Please join us in wishing the following J.W. Allen & Company family members a Happy Birthday: Monica "Taty" Hamburger - January 2nd Debbie Janusa - January 25th Anniversaries: Please join us in wishing the following J.W. Allen & Company family members a Happy Anniversary: Cathy Alvarez - January 05th - 16 Years!

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December News

Posted December 15, 2011
Category Company News
Birthdays: Please join us in wishing the following J.W. Allen & Company family members a Happy Birthday: Peggy Bordelon - December 21st Anniversaries: The following persons celebrate their anniversary with J.W. Allen & Company this month: Beth Raymond celebrates 33 years with J.W. Allen & Company on December 18th. Thanks Beth for your hard work and years of dedicated service! Office Closures: J.W. Allen & Company will be closed in observence of the Christmas and New Years Holidays as follows: Christmas Holiday - Monday December 26th, 2011 New Years holiday - Monday January 2nd, 2012 Happy Holidays from J.W. Allen…

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November News

Posted November 3, 2011
Category Company News
Birthdays: Please join us in wishing the following J.W. Allen & Company family members a Happy Birthday: Heather McGlocklin (November 13th) Beth Raymond (November 25th) Anniversaries: The following persons celebrate their Anniversary with J.W. Allen & Company this month: Bill Yennie - 5 Years (November 20th) Office Closure: J.W. Allen & Company will be closed on Thursday November 24th and Friday November 25th in observance of the Thanksgiving holiday.

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News Flash - October 26, 2011

Posted October 26, 2011
Category Company News
President Obama Signs Free Trade Agreements As expected, President Obama signed into law Free Trade Agreements (FTA's) with Colombia, Panama and South Korea respectively. Also signed into law was a bill extending the Trade Adjustment Assistance (TAA) program aimed at retaining U.S. workers who will lose their jobs due to the newly signed agreements. The FTA's now await ratification by the governments of the three nations. U.S. Trade Representatives are already working to bring the agreements into force as soon as possible. The TAA program offers not just benefits to help displaced workers to stay afloat financially, but also services…

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Phone Service Restored

Posted October 21, 2011
Category Company News
October 21, 2011 - Our phone service has been restored with all phone lines operating properly once again. Kindly, please resume contacting J.W. Allen & Co. by phone via our main line at (504) 464-0181. Your understanding and cooperation over the last 24 hours is greatly appreciated.

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J.W. Allen & Co. Phone System Is Down

Posted October 20, 2011
Category Company News
October 20, 2011 - A few minutes ago our office experienced a catastrophic AT&T cable line failure in our area. At the present time we are without any phone service at all. Construction workers in the area severed a major underground cable which services our entire local area. AT&T has advised the failure and related infrastructure will take approximately 24 hours to fix. As our computer servers are housed in an off-site data center with multiple modes of connectivity, all other facets of our operations are functioning properly. We are encouraging all communications to be forwarded via e-mail as all…

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October News

Posted September 27, 2011
Category Company News
Birthdays: Please join us in wishing the following J.W. Allen & Company family members a Happy Birthday: Jerry Becnel (October 12th) Michele Ellis (October 14th) Anniversaries: The following persons celebrate their Anniversary with J.W. Allen & Company this month. Sandy Frazier - 2 Years (October 26th)

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September News

Posted September 27, 2011
Category Company News
Birthdays: Please join us in wishing the following J.W. Allen & Company family members a Happy Birthday: Erin Clancey (September 12th) Anniversaries: The following persons celebrate their Anniversary with J.W. Allen & Company this month. Billy App - 48 Years (September 05th) Michele Ellis - 20 Years (September 03rd) Brittany Vicknair - 1 Year (September 13th)

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August News

Posted September 27, 2011
Category Company News
Birthdays: Please join us in wishing the following J.W. Allen & Company family members a Happy Birthday: Brittany Vicknair (August 03rd) Erica Gregoire (August 05th) J.W. Allen & Company - Celebrating 79 Years!!! (August 08th) Anniversaries: The following persons celebrate their Anniversary with J.W. Allen & Company this month. Peggy Bordelon - 12 Years (August 16th)

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July News

Posted September 27, 2011
Category Company News
Birthdays: Please join us in wishing the following J.W. Allen & Company family member a Happy Birthday: Terry Grisamore (July 23rd) Anniversaries: The following persons celebrate their Anniversary with J.W. Allen & Company in the month of July. Terry Grisamore - 12 Years (July 11th) Kristi App - 10 Years (July 16th)

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June News 2011

Posted May 31, 2011
Category Company News
Birthdays: Please join us in wishing the following J.W. Allen & Company family member a Happy Birthday: Bill Yennie (June 4th) Anniversaries: On June 1st Erica Gregoire celebrates her 1st Anniversary with J.W. Allen & Company.

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May News 2011

Posted May 12, 2011
Category Company News
Anniversaries: The following J.W. Allen family members celebrate their anniversary during the month of May: May 10th - Dana Landry celebrates her 1st Anniversary May 15th - Monica "Taty" Hamburger celebrates her 3rd Anniversary May 24th - Karen Johns celebrates her 35th Anniversary May 25th - Erin Clancey celebrates her 1st Anniversary

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April News 2011

Posted May 12, 2011
Category Company News
Birthdays: Please join us in wishing the following J.W. Allen & Company family member a Happy Birthday: Cathy Alvarez (April 24th) Anniversaries: On April 16th Jerry Becnel celebrates his 16th Anniversary with J.W. Allen & Company.

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March News 2011

Posted March 22, 2011
Category Company News
Birthdays: Please join us in wishing the following J.W. Allen & Company family members a Happy Birthday: Billy App (March 3rd), Sandra Frazier (March 20th) and Karen Johns (March 24th) Anniversaries: On March 25th Debbie Janusa celebrates her 9th Anniversary with J.W. Allen & Company. Nine years later, Debbie continues to provide high quality customer service to our clients as she has always done since her first day on the job. Thanks Debbie! Welcome to the Family: Please join us in welcoming Heather Blanchard to the J.W. Allen & Company family. Heather joined our family on March 09th and will…

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GAC Summary for Company News September 2010

Posted November 2, 2010
Category Company News
GAC Summary for Company News - September 2010 By: Kristi App Billy App, Sandy Frazier, and I recently returned from the NCBFAA Government Affairs Conference in Washington D.C. Day one of the conference educated the attendees about upcoming legislation or regulations that will affect the trade community. On day two, we visited our legislators on Capitol Hill and expressed our concerns as constituents with these bills. We also discussed local problems that affect trade in Louisiana. On a federal level, there were two bills we lobbied against. The first is the Ports Bill (H.R. 5967) introduced by Rep. Jerrold Nadler…

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J.W. Allen's Company News: First Edition

Posted September 14, 2010
Category Company News
In 1932 business was personified by a, Do what it takes and get the job done philosophy. Waiting online then meant standing in line at the Customs House to get your paperwork processed. Delivering documents to the carriers by each Brokers runner was routine and employing a hands on approach at the docks was the rule of the day. Although performing International business with a pencil, paper, and a handshake was then the industry norm, the shipping process was anything but efficient. As the years passed and new technology became available, J.W. Allen & Company quickly adapted to this new…

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