tips for smooth customs clearance

6 Tips for Smooth Customs Clearance

Customs clearance is probably one of the most complex and intimidating aspects of global freight shipping. Small businesses must devote a lot of time and energy to make sure they get the process right if they are to avoid fines and delays. Whether you opt to use a broker or decide to go it alone, Read More

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Should You Outsource to a 3PL Provider or Invest in a Warehouse?

At some point, all e-commerce businesses have to decide whether to outsource to a 3PL provider or invest in warehousing facilities. As your business grows, your operations must evolve to meet the growing demands of your business. E-commerce means getting your head around burgeoning fulfilment needs. At some point, you will reach a crossroads: do Read More

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The E-commerce Boom and The Impact It’s Having on Couriers

Did you know that e-commerce accounts for more than a quarter of all retail sales in the UK? Yes, we are fast becoming a nation of online buyers. It won’t come as a surprise to hear that COVID 19 and its associated lockdowns have had a massive impact on our growing e-commerce addiction. Being forced Read More

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E-commerce and Brexit – taxes, rules, and regulations

What you’ll learn What the new VAT rules for e-commerce sellers are How to best prepare for the latest customs regulations The health and safety impact What to tell your customers Brexit continues to have an enormous impact on UK businesses, especially for those involved in e-commerce. For e-commerce sellers, it means more bureaucracy and Read More