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IFL's board of directors in 2019 (l-r): Nigel Parsons, Rob Pike (MD), Trisha Slater, Andy Grubb, Roy Baker.
25 March
2020
To our valued customers and suppliers, we hope you and your families are keeping well in these unprecedented times. The health and wellbeing of our staff, customers and suppliers is of the utmost importance to us in these uncertain times. We want to reassure that we remain dedicated to serving our customers and suppliers while strictly observing the freight transportRead more
Rob Pike MD IFL coronavirus update
18 March
2020
Dear International Forwarding Ltd Customers, Suppliers and Colleagues, Amid the coronavirus (COVID-19) global outbreak, I want to reassure you of our plans and priorities over the coming months. We plan to continue operating as usual where possible, ensuring service is maintained through this difficult time. While taking our own precautions, we will follow government advice on the best course ofRead more
Incoterms 2020 book
30 January
2020
As the UK departs the EU this Friday, International Forwarding (IFL) offers the following recommendation for import-export customers to allow for a smoother trading transition. With new post-Brexit procedures due to be introduced from 1 January 2021, IFL strongly recommends exporters and importers not already using Incoterms to take steps to show them on their commercial documentation. What are Incoterms?Read more
pallet-delivery-swtizerland-GLOB-SPED
22 January
2020
For shipping to Switzerland, be sure to check out our flagship Swiss service. Over 30 years, International Forwarding (IFL) has built a reputation for fast, reliable, cost-effective pallet delivery to and from Switzerland. It is one of our most popular services used by import/export businesses shipping freight to Switzerland from the UK, and vice versa. Full and part loads areRead more
IFL Christmas schedule for freight to UK and Europe
10 December
2019
Don’t miss the boat, truck or plane. If you are shipping freight to Europe, make sure it gets there in time for Christmas or New Year with our holiday road freight shipping schedule and last delivery dates. Please note, our last guaranteed European trailer departures are as follows: Last departure to Italy – Friday 13 December. Last departure to AustriaRead more
Pallet delivery to Spain flyer
26 November
2019
International Forwarding (IFL) provides fast, reliable, driver-accompanied pallet delivery to Spain and its offshore islands. Download our latest flyer for details. We have 30 years’ experience in freight forwarding to the Spanish market and have an excellent logistics partner in Barcelona. We offer a full complement freight services to and from Spain, including cargo haulage, groupage, palletised freight delivery andRead more
Intertransit-IFL-Barcelona-Birmingham
14 November
2019
International Forwarding Ltd (IFL) of Coleshill, Birmingham, has joined forces with Spanish operator, Intertransit, to run a brand new UK-Spain freight forwarding service. The Birmingham-Barcelona deal offers a twice-weekly road freight service. This is a new route for experienced transport operator, Intertransit, which had been looking to fulfil demand for Midlands-bound traffic. IFL offered the ideal combination of location, expertiseRead more
IFL team discuss Brexit and more at the MBN Expo for B2B businesses.
8 October
2019
Brexit was top of the discussion agenda at last month’s Midlands Business Network Expo at the Ricoh Area in Coventry. International Forwarding (IFL) was exhibiting for the first time at the B2B show to talk transport and freight forwarding with potential new customers in the region. Both importers and exporters at the show wanted to know how Brexit would affectRead more
IFL is exhibiting at the Midlands Business Network Expo
29 August
2019
International Forwarding Ltd (IFL) will be exhibiting at the Midlands Business Network Expo 2019 on Thursday 12 September at the Ricoh Arena in Coventry, from 10am-2pm. We look forward to meeting you. We’ll be there to answer your questions about transport, freight and logistics, and import-export to and from Birmingham and the Midlands region. Potential topics you may want toRead more
Brexit and IFL: Our guide for freight and logistics customers
26 August
2019
To support our customers through Brexit, we’ve put together a short guide to how International Forwarding Ltd is dealing with Brexit. We’ve also included some recommendations for anyone using freight forwarding and logistics services in the UK and some technology changes you need to be aware of. 1. Weekly Brexit briefings The board is holding weekly update Brexit briefing meetings. ThisRead more