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Steve Crabb hands IOW delivery service to Acclaim

After 13 years in business, Steve Crabb of Island-based Steve Crabb Couriers and Light Haulage has made the very difficult decision to retire, passing all business operations to Acclaim Logistics, the Isle of Wight specialist with whom Steve has worked closely for several years. Through sheer hard work and an ...
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He shoots, he scores!

We’re delighted to announce the winner of our World Cup Competition as Adam Conduct from Promega, who correctly predicted the total number of goals scored throughout the tournament as 169! Huge congratulations to you Adam - what a fantastic guess and we very much hope you enjoy your hamper prize! ...
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It’s all in a day’s work!

We often handle unusual and fragile cargo through our port-centric ERTS service, but sometimes something comes along that causes great excitement at our Totton warehouse facility! Today, using our new container ramp we took delivery of a very prestigious delivery for one of our long standing ERTS customers - a ...
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Unusual Freight for the IOW? No Problem!

When we say we can deliver 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 for Pallet Deliveries

Once again, we’re expanding our fleet and we’re really excited about this latest addition. The new 30ft Urban Trailer is specially designed for pallet deliveries 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 ...
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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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