What is an 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…Read More
European Imports and Exports are Changing
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…Read More
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…Read More
Things to Do on the Isle of Wight This Summer
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…Read More
Acclaim Invests in Brand New Collection & Delivery Vehicles
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…Read More
Meet Our Newly Qualified Forklift Instructor!
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…Read More
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…Read More
Shipping Your Christmas Shopping to the Island with Acclaim
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…Read More
ULEZ London Surcharge Changes
The Ultra Low Emission Zone (ULEZ) has recently been expanded in London which may affect some our customers who deliver into the affected postcodes. The ULEZ operates in London 24 hours a day, 7 days a week (excluding Christmas Day), to help reduce air pollution in the city. Vehicles which do not meet the ULEZ…Read More
We’ve added to our fleet!
We are excited to reveal the latest addition to the Acclaim fleet! This new height bespoke trailer is designed to support the continued growth of our UK and Isle of Wight operations. We wanted to provide our customers with the ability to have larger goods transported with ease, and after speaking to Trailer Resources Limited,…Read More