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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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ULEZ Boundary Map

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 ...
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new trailer for pallet delivery company in Southampton

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 ...
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Jo Jo Hampson, Isle of Wight Customer Service Manager

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 ...
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Jo Jo Hampson, Isle of Wight Customer Service Manager

Meet Our New Isle of Wight Customer Service Manager!

Acclaim Logistics is pleased to welcome Jo Jo Hampson to our Isle of Wight team! As the new Customer Service Manager, Jo Jo will be your friendly, approachable contact for any day-to-day operational queries or concerns.    At Acclaim, we understand that delivering parcels and pallets is only part of what we do.  Customer service, and particularly proactive communication, is equally as important, and we hope that bringing ...
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Isle of Wight Team

Isle of Wight Team Delivers Excellence!

2020 has been a challenging year for everyone, and with online shopping busier than ever, our team has worked tirelessly to deliver huge numbers of parcels and pallets to residents and businesses across Southampton and the Island.  That's why we we're so thrilled to see our Isle of Wight team's efforts acknowledged and appreciated in a review received last week from Shellie Heather, Isle of ...
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logistics company southampton

Not the Usual Track and Trace for the Acclaim Team!

Acclaim Logistics’ team members on the Isle of Wight have been getting used to a track and trace system quite different to the usual APC parcel tracking system, instead acting as frontline testers of the COVID-19 ‘Test, Track and Trace’ app which is being trialled on the Island. Since lockdown and social ...
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Driver Wellness During COVID-19

As key workers, transport and logistics operators, administrators and drivers are on the front line of the COVID-19 pandemic, ensuring that supermarket shelves stay stocked and local hospitals and pharmacies have the PPE and medicine they need to protect both themselves and their patients. Following the government’s recent adjustment of ...
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