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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 ...Continue Reading →
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 ...Continue Reading →
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 ...Continue Reading →
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 ...Continue Reading →
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 ...Continue Reading →
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 ...Continue Reading →
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 ...Continue Reading →
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 ...Continue Reading →
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 ...Continue Reading →
Acclaim Helps 13-Year-Old Local Kickboxing Champion Achieve Her Dreams
Local Muy Thai Kickboxing champion, Lacey Masterton-Davis, age 13, has been competing and training in facilities across the country thanks to sponsorship from Acclaim Logistics. Born on the Isle of Wight, Lacey has been training for 3 and a half years, and has already achieved the status of World Champion ...Continue Reading →