Accounting DepartmentThe Accounting Department at Bank & Vogue is comprised of:
- Accounts Payable (where you will send your invoice and they will issue payment to you)
- Accounts Receivable (where you will send your payment to Bank & Vogue)
B-BalesBales of Mixed rag that has the premium grade removed.
Back HaulA load that a driver is able to obtain after off-loading another load. The driver will take it “back” to another location (usually his next pick up destination).
BagsUsed to package various items such as shoes, purses/belts and smaller items – average weight is approximately 50 lbs.
BaleA large package of used clothing tightly bound with twine or wire and often wrapped. Bales are packed in the following sizes:SMALL: 00-250 pounds, LARGE: 800-1000 pounds, EXTRA LARGE: 1000-1200 pounds.
BalerA machine which compacts products into a cube for shipping purposes.
Bill of LadingItemized list of goods contained in a shipment.
BinsA method of donation collection for charities and For Profit Recyclers.
CapsacksThe trade name for a large (4X4X4), flexible, seal-able sack. A large packaging and storage bag usually used for shoes and hard toys. capsacks can also be used to package metal ware, bric brac, purses and belts. We supply capsacks to sellers. Contact us for more information.
CargoAlso referred to as load, shipment, payload. It is the material that is being transported in a shipping vehicle.
CarrierAn individual, partnership or corporation engaged in the business of transporting goods.
CharityA type of non-profit organization formed for charitable purposes
Collection methodThe method with which sellers collect used goods
ConsigneeIn a contract of carriage, the consignee is the person to whom the shipment is to be delivered whether by land, sea or air.
ContainerBank & Vogue ships in 40′HC (High Cube) sea containers. Containers will arrive on a truck and can be loaded and unloaded from a loading dock at a height similar to a regular 53′ trailer.
Container NumberThe number identifying a particular shipping container.
CredentialThese are untouched donated goods in the exact same condition as it was when donated.
CreditA reimbursement or refund of a portion of the total payable. See our Credit Resolution Policy for more information.
CustomsThe official department that administers and collects the duties levied by a government on imported goods.
Customs BrokerCustoms broker is a profession that involves the “clearing” of goods through customs barriers for importers and exporters. This involves the preparation of documents and/or electronic submissions, the calculation and payment of taxes, duties and excises, and facilitating communication between government authorities and importers and exporters.
Detention ChargeA Charge to the party responsible for a truck not vacating the property at a scheduled time.
DomesticA shipment that will remain in the country of origin.
DonationsA gift given by physical or legal persons, typically for charitable purposes and/or to benefit a cause.
Drop TrailerA trailer or container which will remain stationary for longer than 24 hours for the purposes of loading and unloading.
Dry RunOperating a truck without cargo.