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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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New Sales Manager Puts Acclaim in ‘Prime’ Position for Growth

Having spent two years working from Acclaim’s depot promoting pallet distribution services on behalf of Palletways, we’re pleased to announce that John Prime has now joined Acclaim directly in the position of Sales Manager, and will be responsible for selling our full range of services with an emphasis on growing ...
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Same Day Delivery Launch

If you’re an Island-based business and regularly transport goods to/from the mainland, you’ll be pleased to hear that we are cutting the cost of our same day service. From January 30th, we will be offering all Island businesses a free Isle of Wight collection and delivery service for same day ...
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Port-Centric ETSF (ERTS) Service Launched

Following an extensive audit and approval process by HM Customs, we are very pleased to announce that Acclaim has now received ETSF (ERTS) accreditation for our Totton warehouse facility. ETSF (more commonly known as ERTS) relates to a secure, dedicated storage area which is used to hold imported goods, not ...
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Acclaim Sponsor Vectis Under 14s Football Team

We’re pleased to announce that we are now the proud sponsors of the U14s team at Vectis Football Club, based in Newchurch on the Isle of Wight. The team are in their third season together, competing in the Mid Solent and Isle of Wight leagues, and have been runners up ...
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