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Further Investment in our Isle of Wight Delivery Service

  Our Isle of Wight freight volumes hit a record high during the summer, and to accommodate this increasing growth we’ve just taken delivery of two further custom-built, double-deck new trailers. Specially designed for our Isle of Wight delivery service, the state-of-the-art new trailers have been built to the lesser height ...
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Acclaim Raise the Bar on Isle of Wight Deliveries

In a world where everything is instant and speed of service can be your competitive edge, same day deliveries have become a standard expectation for businesses and consumers on the mainland. However, for the Isle of Wight based business, trading across the Solent can be a costly and logistical nightmare. ...
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Acclaim’s Movers and Shakers!

It’s been a busy few months at Acclaim, with pallet, parcel and Isle of Wight delivery volumes increasing steadily. To meet this demand, we’ve recruited a number of new members to the Acclaim team, and would like to take this opportunity to welcome them on board. First up is Kath ...
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Holiday Season Boosts Volumes for IOW Freight

With holiday season at an end, Isle of Wight businesses have been busier than ever, and we’re thrilled to report that this has had a direct knock on effect with the volumes of freight we’ve been transporting to and from the Island. Volumes for our same day and next day ...
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Acclaim Gets the Thumbs Up from Island Businesses

We’d like to say a big thank you to all of the businesses that took the time to respond to our recent Isle of Wight customer satisfaction survey. We were overwhelmed with both the level of response, and the positive comments and feedback received, and were particularly delighted to learn ...
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Volumes Hit a Record High for Isle of Wight Festival Freight

What a busy week! Another Isle of Wight Festival done and we’ve been flat out shipping record volumes of freight to and from the Festival site. Working in partnership with Red Funnel Ferries, our hourly shuttle service proved to be invaluable for businesses supplying the Festival, with our guaranteed same ...
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Isle of Wight Festival Freight? No Problem!

With less than three weeks to go, we’re expecting increased volumes of freight going to the Island, as suppliers of the Isle of Wight Festival get stock and equipment over the water and installed on site. Every year Acclaim manage the transportation of large amounts of equipment and produce to ...
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Focus on Palletways

Acclaim Logistics is a member of Palletways, Europe’s largest pallet delivery network. We offer next day, economy, timed and Saturday pallet deliveries for full and part load consignments throughout the UK and Europe. What’s a pallet network? Pallet networks are co-operative organisations made up of groups of professional hauliers working ...
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New 2 Hour ETAs Launched for Pallet Deliveries

Whilst parcel carriers have offered estimated delivery time alerts to consignees for several years, the palletised freight industry has never quite kept pace, with most pallet networks providing only a general day of delivery indication. This is all set to change though, with the launch of an unparalleled 2-hour ETA ...
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Ready Teddy Go!

There was a warm and fuzzy feeling in our Isle of Wight depot this week, after we were contacted by Teddy Aid to help send teddy bears collected on the Isle of Wight to Syrian refugee children. The charity needed to get the boxes of teddies to their shipping point on ...
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