what is a customs broker

How to Tell If You Need a Customs Broker

Does dealing with customs send a shiver down your spine? Just thinking about the paperwork involved is headache-inducing, so any opportunity to reduce the stress of importing is tempting. But is using a customs broker right for your business? Let’s take a look at what they do, and then you can make your mind up. What Read More

E-commerce VAT rules

How do the New E-commerce VAT Rules and IOSS Affect Couriers?

E-commerce is booming, but how do the new E-commerce VAT rules and IOSS affect couriers? Our growing addiction to buying online has been expedited by the impact of COVID and its associated lockdowns. As a result, an increasing number of us are seeing the convenience of buying from the comfort of our homes. This increase Read More

fulfilment outsourcing

What is Fulfilment, and Should it be Something You Outsource?

We need to talk about fulfilment outsourcing. If you sell a product, it’s something you’re doing daily. Essentially, fulfilment is the process of preparing and delivering your customers’ orders. However, it’s a lot more involved than grabbing it off the shelf, shoving it in a box and talking to the Post Office. It goes a Read More