Authority of Shipper’s Representatives

This paper stresses that Shipper’s Representative is authorized to aid Production Scheduling for shipment by use of work orders daily.&nbsp. This includes screening of customer purchase order vs. company work orders for agreement, preparation of shipping invoices and/or packing lists, preparation of international export documentation (if any), determines method of shipment and preparation of appropriate carrier’s paperwork using established guidelines. S/He affixes shipping labels on packed cartons. Compares identifying information and counts, weighs or measures items of incoming and outgoing shipments to verify information against bill of lading, invoices, order, or other records. S/He is authorized to keep and maintains inventory of shipping materials and supplies.

This paper outlines that the seller must see to it that shipment schedule is met. Where the seller is required or authorized to send goods to the buyer and the contract does not require him to deliver them at a particular destination, then unless otherwise agreed he must under Subsection (a) of Section 2-504. However, any quotation or forecast on an order acknowledgment is only an estimate of the time required to make shipment and seller will not assume liability, substantial or otherwise, because of any delay or failure to deliver all or any part of any order for any reason, including its active or passive negligence….
S/He affixes shipping labels on packed cartons. Compares identifying information and counts, weighs or measures items of incoming and outgoing shipments to verify information against bill of lading, invoices, order, or other records. S/He is authorized to keep and maintains inventory of shipping materials and supplies.
Section 2-504 Shipment by Seller. The seller must see to it that shipment schedule is met. Where the seller is required or authorized to send goods to the buyer and the contract does not require him to deliver them at a particular destination, then unless otherwise agreed he must under Subsection (a) of Section 2-504, Part 5, he must put the goods in the possession of such a carrier and make such contract for their transportation and promptly notify the buyer of the shipment.
However, any quotation or forecast on an order acknowledgment is only an estimate of the time required to make shipment and seller will not assume liability, substantial or otherwise, because of any delay or failure to deliver all or any part of any order for any reason, including its active or passive negligence. The seller reserves the right to allocate inventories and current production in any way it deems desirable.

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Section (2-505). Seller’s Shipment under Reservation, Subsection (1)
stipulates "where the seller identified the goods to the contract by or before shipment". The provisions of this section authorized the seller or his nominee to procure a negotiable bill of lading to his own order that binds him the security of interest in the goods. It gives him the right to effect transfer of the goods to the named person or buyer.