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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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Acclaim’s New Pallet Distribution Partner: A Profile on Palletline

We’re pleased to announce that Acclaim Logistics is now a member of Palletline – one of the leading pallet distribution networks in the UK. This new partnership will enhance our existing coverage and offer our customers greater choice in terms of pricing, pallet sizing and distribution options for their palletised ...
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Coronavirus Advice for HGV Drivers

With the coronavirus pandemic at its peak, it has never been more important for Britain’s roads to stay open and for essential goods to reach keyworkers. As part of this effort, our team at Acclaim Logistics have helped to keep supermarket shelves stocked, and to deliver PPE to NHS staff ...
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The one-stop-shop for all your logistics needs

Logistics is often made more complicated than it needs to be. Many hauliers and couriers specialise in just one type of freight or geographical focus, forcing the customer to utilise several carriers to meet their distribution requirements.  These needs can typically include: Pallet collection and delivery; Parcel distribution; Full loads; ...
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Moving abroad? Let Acclaim take the stress of storage and shipping!

Moving home or business is regularly included in ‘Top 10’ lists of stressful life events, but when this move includes relocation overseas, the level of stress and complication is magnified.  At a time when you are trying to organise your new life, job, schools and home, you want to know ...
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How Can Acclaim Help Your eBay or Gumtree Business?

Are postage costs crippling your successful eBay or Gumtree business? Here at Acclaim, we are often asked whether we provide parcel or pallet distribution for small or adhoc consignments, like those relating to eBay or Gumtree sales, and the answer is always yes!  We offer fast, reliable and efficient distribution ...
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It’s the Most Wonderful Time of the Year….

This festive season, Acclaim are proud to be sponsoring ‘Age UK Isle of Wight presents- A Christmas Film Festival’.   Age UK are inviting Island residents to Newport’s Cineworld Cinema for the fourth annual event of the ‘Christmas Film Festival’ to watch exclusive screenings of Christmas classics. For a donation ...
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brexit impact on businesses

The Importance of EU Drivers post-Brexit

The current HGV driver shortage is one of the most significant challenges facing the transport sector, with an estimated deficit of 59,000 drivers.  Reasons given for the shortfall include an ageing workforce, low unemployment and difficulties in attracting younger people into the industry; however, a significant and growing reason includes ...
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Why Are More Areas Banning HGVs from Driving on Rural Roads?

It is not uncommon for news articles to be published focusing on the chaos caused by HGV drivers attempting to drive on country lanes. In recent years, the number of issues reported has increased, with an equal rise in calls from the public to penalise those that break traffic regulations. ...
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