Thomson Reuters Wins SIIA CODiE Award for Best Content Search & Discovery Solution

May 20, 2016
Emma Ogutu

NEW YORK, May 20, 2016 – Thomson Reuters, the world’s leading source of trusted answers for businesses and professionals, today announced that Checkpoint Global HS has been named winner in the category of Best Content Search & Discovery Solution for the 2016 SIIA CODiE Awards.

“As global import classification becomes more challenging, our goal is to make it easier for our customers to comply by simplifying the classification process through Checkpoint Global HS,” said Brett Notine, senior vice president of specialty segments with the Thomson Reuters Tax & Accounting business.  “This award underscores the effectiveness of this product, and of the analytical and technical input that’s gone into its development to ensure we provide customers with a cutting-edge solution.”

As an online tool, Thomson Reuters Checkpoint Global HS streamlines the Harmonized Schedule (HS) commodity classification process for international trade professionals responsible for classifying imported products globally.  It contains schedules and duty rate information for 160+ countries, and supports global traders to:

  • Classify imported products more efficiently with an intuitive search that delivers accurate classifications
  • Save time and ensure accuracy with an interactive process that addresses missing product details
  • Take advantage of intelligent search logic that recognizes eponymous trade names, CAS numbers and common acronyms
  • Easily compare duty rates from multiple countries with Create-a-Chart
  • Be confident with search details and classification rationale saved for a customs-ready audit trail

Thomson Reuters supports global trade professionals with a full line of trade compliance solutions that include the Checkpoint Trade family of research products and the ONESOURCE Global Trade solution for trade automation.

For more information on the Checkpoint Global HS, visit https://tax.thomsonreuters.com/checkpoint/boskage/global-hs.

SIIA CODiE Awards

The SIIA CODiE Awards are the premier award for the software and information industries, and have been recognizing product excellence for 29 years. The awards have over 75 categories and are organized by industry focus in three tracks: Content, Education, and Software.

Thomson Reuters
Thomson Reuters is the world’s leading source of news and information for professional markets. Our customers rely on us to deliver the intelligence, technology and expertise they need to find trusted answers. The business has operated in more than 100 countries for more than 100 years. Thomson Reuters shares are listed on the Toronto and New York Stock Exchanges. For more information, visit www.thomsonreuters.com.

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