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Paws2rescue's Christmas shoebox appeal and volunteers, the Turrall family
30 October
When a friend called on International Forwarding Ltd for help with a Christmas charity delivery, IFL was happy to assist. Sue Turrall, an office manager from Coleshill, Birmingham, asked IFL for help using to send a pallet of donations to Surrey. Her family supports the Paws2Rescue charity, which supports rescue dogs abandoned in shelters in Romania. The UK charity raisesRead more
1 October
It’s safe to say that International Forwarding (IFL) enjoyed taking part in the World’s Biggest Coffee Morning last Friday 27 September in aid of Macmillan Cancer Support, raising £205 in total. It was great to see the boardroom fill up with a buffet of biscuits, cakes, sponges, cupcakes, Viennese whirls, Swiss – and sausage – rolls. Tea and coffee wereRead more
year in review – International Forwarding
19 December
It’s the most busiest time of the year as we take final delivery orders for Christmas and the New Year (here’s our schedule of final pallet delivery dates.) Looking back at 2018, it’s been a year of uncertainty for UK freight forwarders as Brexit continues to be negotiated. It’s no surprise that our most popular post this year was Three BrexitRead more
2 October
Some team events are sweeter than others. After doing the Wolf Run and a paintballing day out this summer, Team IFL took part in the World’s Biggest Coffee Morning last Friday 28 September in aid of Macmillan Cancer Support. Staff made and brought in biscuits, brownies, tarts, tray bakes, flapjacks, fancies, cupcakes, Viennese whirls, three-tier sponges and sausage rolls. TeaRead more
6 June
Young Solihull football players will be stepping out in style next season after landing a sponsorship deal with nearby Coleshill freight and logistics firm International Forwarding Limited (IFL). The under-8s team, who play for Kingshurst Sporting Club Football Club, have been freshly kitted out in their own teamwear for the 2018/19 season, thanks to their manager Matthew Graham. Mr Graham,Read more
13 October
Congratulations to Team IFL, who all successfully completed the SECO Alcester 10K run on Sunday morning. Thanks to everybody who sponsored us and we are very pleased to say that we raised £425 for the Cystic Fibrosis Trust (CFT). Here are the before and after shots… Catch up on the full story of why we were running for CFT, in memory of AndrewRead more
Road runners
24 September
We are fundraising for the Cystic Fibrosis Trust – please help by sponsoring Team IFL in the SECO Alcester 10k run. The race takes place on 11 October and we are aiming to raise £1,000 as nine plucky IFL staff members get out from behind their desks and driving seats to take part in the 10km run. International Forwarding’s Sales & CommercialRead more
8 September
The UK summer is just about over and, fortunately for International Forwarding, it’s been a hot one as our MD Rob Pike spent much of it in cold water. Here he is after finishing a one-mile swim to raise money for Maddie’s Fighting Fund, a local charity set up to help 10-year-old Maddie Hems get proton therapy treatment after sheRead more