What is an EORI Number?

eori number

Essential for businesses involved in the import and export of goods, EORI stands for “Economic Operators Registration and Identification”. An EORI number represents a common type of identification number in the UK and across the EU for economic operators and custom authorities. Acclaim frequently receives enquiries regarding the purpose and process of getting an EORI…

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European Imports and Exports are Changing

brexit impact on businesses

If you import or export freight to or from Europe, custom declaration processes are changing. The UK customs declaration service has announced that the previously used Customs Handling of Import and Export Freight (CHIEF) system is being replaced by the Customs Declaration Service (CDS). In order to avoid disruptions and delays of imports, it is…

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Barn Dance Fundraiser for the MND Association

We were thrilled to be asked to support a local barn dance fundraiser held by the Isle of Wight branch of the MND Association. The event was held at The Steam Railway Station at Havenstreet with a local band, ‘The Crew’ providing their entertainment free of charge. We were pleased to donate a gift hamper…

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Things to Do on the Isle of Wight This Summer

cliffs in the Solent

Summer is finally here, and with the Covid restrictions of the last two summers finally in the rear-view mirror, we can once again enjoy the Isle of Wight and all that it has to offer. Whether you’re planning a series of day trips, or taking the family for a fun weekend away, there is plenty…

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Acclaim Invests in Brand New Collection & Delivery Vehicles

New Fleet June 22

Acclaim Logistics has expanded its fleet with two new 12 tonne collection and delivery vehicles which will support our palletised freight distribution service throughout the mainland and the Isle of Wight. Built upon Adams Morey chassis with bodies constructed by Solent Bodybuilders, the two new trucks are part of a continual refurbishment of vehicles at…

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Meet Our Newly Qualified Forklift Instructor!

Matthew Robinson forklift training

We are thrilled to announce that our very own Matthew Robinson has passed his 10-day Forklift Instructor training course with flying colours! This qualification means that we are able to provide forklift training in-house to our team, helping us reach our goal of providing more opportunities for our staff to develop their careers with the…

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The Highway Code – What Has Changed?

An update to The Highway Code has meant new rules for cars, cyclists and HGVs, including new rules regarding use of mobile phones, and the addition of a hierarchy of road users to help create “clearer and stronger priorities” for pedestrians. The official Highway Code is not set to change until spring, but online editions…

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Shipping Your Christmas Shopping to the Island with Acclaim

Ship Your Christmas Shopping- Acclaim Logistics

At Acclaim Logistics, we are proud to provide a complete shipping service for all of your Christmas shopping this festive season. For those living on the Isle of Wight, getting Christmas presents such as ride-on cars, bikes, furniture, electricals, and outdoor Christmas decorations delivered can be tricky, as many major retailers don’t offer reliable door-to-door…

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