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Unusual Freight for the IOW? No Problem!

When we say we can ship almost anything to the Isle of Wight, we mean it! This is the fuselage for an Islander Aeroplane. It came from Romania and needed to be shipped across the Solent and delivered to Bembridge Airport. This might seem like tricky cargo, but we were ...
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New Urban Trailer Added to the Fleet

Once again, we’re expanding our fleet and we’re really excited about this latest addition. The new 30ft Urban Trailer is specially designed to operate in built-up areas and will help to accommodate the increasing growth of our Palletways operation. Shorter than a standard trailer, so it can be more easily ...
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Building a Career in Logistics with Acclaim

22-year-old Matthew Robinson began his career with Acclaim 4 years ago, gaining his Class 2 HGV licence at the age of 18, quickly followed by his Class 1.  Since then, Matthew has become involved in various areas of the business and is currently working full time in Acclaim’s ETSF (ERTS) ...
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Round Two for Roll Out the Barrel!

For the second year running we’ve joined forces with Isle of Wight-based charity, The Roll Out the Barrel Trust, to help deliver key items from the Isle of Wight to the Mainland. Acclaim transported seven pallets of medical consumables, water equipment, hygiene items and sewing machines from the Isle of ...
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ETSF Well Received by The London Freight Club!

We’ve had a busy couple of months here at Acclaim and were very pleased to attend two networking lunches recently held by the London Freight Club. As members of The London Freight Club, we have the opportunity to attend various networking events, which provide a platform for members of the ...
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Review Acclaim and Receive a 25% ‘Thank You’ Discount

We are constantly striving to improve our parcel, pallet, international and Isle of Wight distribution services, and your feedback is essential to this process. To this end, as a thank you for taking the time to post a Google or Facebook review about our distribution services, we’ll give you a ...
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Acclaim Help Bring Festive Cheer to Families in Need on the Isle of Wight

The Southampton depot was like Santa’s grotto last week, after we were contacted by The Rainbow Trust Children’s Charity to help deliver Christmas presents to terminally ill children and their families on the Isle of Wight. The Rainbow Trust provides invaluable support to families who have a child with a ...
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Opening Times for 2017 Christmas Period

Parcel & Pallet Networks and Isle of Wight Services Please find below our opening hours for the 2017 Christmas period.  Should you have any queries regarding the below, or require further clarification, please do not hesitate to contact us. Monday 18th December: Normal Services Tuesday 19th December: Normal Services Wednesday ...
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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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