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Acclaim Logistics Successfully Absorbs Steve Porter Site

We are thrilled to announce that Acclaim has acquired the Cowes depot and key members of the Steve Porter senior management team after the company filed for administration in September. During this process, Acclaim has ensured a seamless transition for both Island-based and mainland customers. Notably, key supermarket contracts have ...
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APC Depot of the Year Award

Acclaim Logistics Named Regional Depot of the Year By APC Overnight

We are thrilled to announce that Acclaim has been awarded the prestigious Regional Depot of the Year by APC Overnight, the award-winning parcel network operating throughout the United Kingdom. The Regional Depot of the Year award recognises excellence in service, operational performance, and customer satisfaction within the APC network. Acclaim ...
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eori number

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 ...
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brexit impact on businesses

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 ...
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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 ...
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cliffs in the Solent

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 ...
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New Fleet June 22

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 ...
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Matthew Robinson forklift training

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 ...
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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 ...
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Ship Your Christmas Shopping- Acclaim Logistics

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 ...
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