Category: General

A Very Digital Christmas Ahead

  • By Josh Green
  • · December 15, 2014
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The latest word from the Panjiva research team is good news for the many children who hope to receive digital toys as presents this holiday season: several electronic toys have seen a dramatic uptick in shipments compared to the same period in 2013. Here are some highlights from the analysis of shipments coming into U.S. ports from […]

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Frozen Fans Aren’t Ready To Let It Go

  • By Josh Green
  • · December 2, 2014
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Yeah, we couldn’t help ourselves.  We took a look at Frozen merchandise, and sure enough there’s a lot of it.  Takeaways: Frozen is more popular than virtually everything. Elsa’s more popular than her sister Anna. Olaf (the snow thingie) is now more popular than Frosty the Snowman.   Get more fun facts about Frozen merchandise.

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Safe Holiday Bets: Barbies and Puppies

  • By Josh Green
  • · November 24, 2014
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The holiday shopping season begins in earnest this week, and our annual holiday analysis suggests retailers are feeling optimistic.  Overall shipments coming into the U.S. are up (5% year over year), as are toy shipments (3% year over year). What are retailers betting on?  PAW Patrol merchandise tops the newbie list.  But of course some […]

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Visualize data in seconds with Panjiva Analytics

  • By Xin Xin
  • · November 5, 2014
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Today I’m thrilled to announce the launch of Panjiva Analytics, a new tool to create custom charts and graphs from Panjiva data. For the month of November, it’s available to anyone with a Panjiva subscription and works on all datasets except for Chinese Trade Data. If you don’t have a subscription, you can get a […]

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August 2014 Trade Data: New Highs

  • By Xin Xin
  • · September 29, 2014
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The word from the Panjiva research team: imports to the U.S. were up in August from July, and there was a measurable year over year increase. This August showed levels of imports +4% above imports in August 2013. The numbers of these shipments coming into the U.S. changed +1% from July 2014 to August 2014. […]

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Cross Posted from Arachnys: Arachnys announces first premium data integration

  • By Xin Xin
  • · July 28, 2014
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This is cross posted from the Arachnys blog at http://blog.arachnys.com/, it is a post by Arachny’s CEO David Buxton. Arachnys has just announced the integration of Panjiva trade data into their product. Arachnys announces first premium data integration By: David BuxtonFrom today customers will be able to access the full Panjiva bills of lading database through […]

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3 emails + 3 phone calls = customers!

  • By admin
  • · June 5, 2014
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Learn the Panjiva Formula for Success — a simple way to help you win new customers.  In studying the habits of users who regularly find new customers with Panjiva Connect, we discovered a simple formula for success: 3+3 =customers. Our General Manager, Bob Gates, explains how the 3+3 formula works inthis video. When you’re ready to […]

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April 2014 Trade Data: Onward and Upward

  • By Xin Xin
  • · May 29, 2014
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The word from the Panjiva research team: imports to the U.S. were up in April from March. This April showed levels of imports +9% above imports in April 2013. The numbers of these shipments coming into the U.S. changed 11% from March 2014 to April 2014. Previous years’ March to April changes: +23% in 2013, […]

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“Elf on the Shelf” Mania Fuels Shipment Boom

  • By Xin Xin
  • · December 10, 2013
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The Panjiva research team is happy to report that you’re not going crazy: Elf on the Shelf mania is, in fact, bigger than ever this holiday season. Shipments of Elf on the Shelf-related merchandise coming into U.S. ports have increased more than 3x August through October this year compared to the same period in 2012. […]

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