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Isle of Wight Delivery Service Gears Up for Christmas

We’re pleased to have taken delivery of another Luton van, one of two new vehicles to be dedicated to our door to door delivery service for customers shipping furniture, DIY goods and large fragile freight to the Isle of Wight. With the festive season almost upon us, volumes are expected ...
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Acclaim Weather the Storm at Romsey Show

Our Acclaim trailer arriving at The Broadlands Estate, Romsey Show 2016 Did you spot us at Romsey Show? One of our Acclaim trailers was taking a day off from pallet deliveries and haulage to enjoy the sights and sounds of the Romsey Show. Positioned next to the main ring, our ...
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It’s a Wrap!

As a member of the UK’s largest pallet distribution network, Palletways, Acclaim Logistics handle hundreds of pallets of goods every day. In our experience, one of the keys to safely transporting these goods is proficient shrink wrapping – a well-wrapped pallet is a safely secured pallet! To the casual observer, ...
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Acclaim’s Capacity Expands to Accommodate Growth

In response to several new contracts and increasing volumes from existing customers, we have now invested in two new double deck trailers to serve the core parts of our business. The first of the new 40ft trailers will be dedicated to the Isle of Wight, which since the launch of ...
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Acclaim Sponsor Isle of Wight Speedway Team

Acclaim is excited to announce that we’re now proud sponsors of Isle of Wight Speedway team, the Wightlink Warriors!   For those who don’t know, Speedway is a fast and furious sport involving riders on motorbikes going as fast as possible round an oval circuit, as they race to the ...
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Acclaim Invited to Royal Naming Ceremony for Red Jet 6

There aren’t a lot of opportunities for attending prestigious events when you work in logistics, so imagine how thrilled we were to receive an invitation from our Isle of Wight partner, Red Funnel, to the Royal naming ceremony of their new cross-Solent high-speed ferry, Red Jet 6. The team here ...
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One Submarine for Same Day Delivery Please!

There’s never a dull day at Acclaim! Whilst many of our deliveries are neatly palletised or packaged, there are occasions when the freight is a little less ordinary… and no more so than in the recent case of a small yellow submarine which required transportation from the Isle of Wight ...
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Acclaim Walks the Wight for the Fifth Consecutive Year

We were delighted to support the Earl Mountbatten Hospice’s Walk the Wight event once again this year by providing a curtain-sided vehicle for use as a mobile stage for the band. Thankfully the weather was better than expected, which meant that the truck’s roof could be used to provide shade ...
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Acclaim Invests in the future of Britain’s HGV drivers

With a growing UK wide shortage of HGV drivers, Britain’s logistics industry could be heading towards crisis, as operators struggle to attract young people to an industry where the average age is 53. Acclaim is bucking this trend by investing in the training of the next generation of drivers. Their latest ...
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Further Expansion for Isle of Wight Team

Following the recent launch of our partnership with Red Funnel Ferries, we are pleased to announce another new appointment to our expanding team in Cowes. Dylan Amey, an Island resident, joins Acclaim as Traffic Manager and will be bringing a further 12 years of specialist logistics expertise to our Isle ...
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