Wine & Spirits

An import platform for wine & spirits importers who insist on executing to plan and being in control.

wine and spirits


Wine & Spirits importers deal with more than the typical importer.  More regulations, complicated tax regimes, and additional PGAs.  It’s time you get a system designed specifically  for you.


Unparalleled Wine 
& Spirits Freight 
Forwarder Connectivity

Native connections to the leading Wine & Spirits forwards enable you to gain visibility from day one.

Master Data Control Designed Specifically for Wine & Spirits

Have a home for your most important trade data: HTS Codes, Duty Rates, FDA and TTB attributes, and so much more.

CBMA Control

Create CBMA filings at the click of your mouse, eliminating days and weeks of tedious manual work 
and stress.
Key Functionality

Booking Process

  • Coordinate your vendors and forwarders
  • Manage your freight contracts and spot rates
  • Actively plan your shipments

CBMA Control and Management

  • Administration and control of Producer allocation (including tiering)
  • Integration with customs entries and TTB filing
  • Reporting

Freight Contract Control

  • Centralize all of your freight contracts across various 
modes (ocean, air, rail, drayage)
  • Natively integrated with Shipment Execution and 
Pre-Shipment Planning
  • Enables the management of per diems such as Demurrage, Detention, and Chassis days

Integrated Trade Compliance Module

  • Control and manage your customs process
  • Control and manage your PGAs, including FDA, TTB, CBMA
  • Automatically file your entries and PGA declarations
  • Real-time updates for entry and PGA status

Total Landed Cost

  • Aggregate and allocate all of the costs related to your 
inbound products
    • Product
    • Freight
    • Accessorials
    • Duties
    • Fees & Taxes
  • Plan vs Actual
  • Dashboarding and reporting

Wine & Spirit-Specific Master Data Control

  • Customs data and duty rates
  • FDA profiles
  • TTB and excise tax rates

Native Connections to Forwarders

  • Hillebrand
  • Gori
  • Albatrans
  • Vinlog (K+N)
  • Mainfreight
  • Expeditors

Execution Control

  • Inbound visibility throughout lifecycle of shipment
  • PO Management
  • Consolidations
  • Product-level shipment visibility
  • Next-level date control and planning
  • Natively integrated with freight contracts and trade compliance

Inbound Visibility

  • Integrated ocean and rail status updates
  • Capable of integrating with forwarders for additional updates
  • Terminal updates
  • Customs updates (provided self-filing customs entries)
  • Supplier/Vendor updates
  • Warehouse perspective for inbound product/shipments
  • Product-level visibility throughout shipment lifecycle
  • Next-level alerting and exception management

ISF Control

  • Visibility into all inbound shipments
  • Alerting to containers being loaded on vessel
  • Controlled process for filing and managing ISFs
Explore Products
Because 3rdwave’s platform works with standardized data that serves all stakeholders inside and outside the organization, here are some of the things you can accomplish:
Automated Customs Management
Elevate your trade compliance game and dramatically reduce work effort by automating the translation of your operations data into that of customs.
Master Data Management
Gain control of all of your Product- and Account-related data to support trade compliance needs, such as HTS codes, Countries of Origin, MIDs, and more!
Shipment Planning
Coordinate with your vendors, carriers, and forwarders to establish meaningful execution plans against which you can monitor progress and get alerted to delays.
Shipment Execution
Monitor your shipments from origin to destination with integrated air and ocean visibility to gain real-time updates against your schedule.
Inbound Management
Gain process control and product-level visibility throughout each step with real-time alerts and integrated ocean container and terminal messages.
Freight Contract Management
Upgrade your team’s ability to understand the cost, performance, and invoicing for every leg and journey of every single shipment.
Port Management
Are your container pickups occurring on a first-in-first-out basis?  Be smarter with your port pickups and container returns by gaining visibility into which containers have free days remaining and which will enter a penalty phase.  
ISF Management
Reduce unexpected penalties while bringing control and visibility to your ISF submittal process by ensuring ISFs are submitted on time and with correct, validated data.
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