Services

International Express Courier

 

Fast, efficient, trackable door-to-door services to almost every country in the world with competitive and measured transit times, managed and monitored continuously by our customer service team. Whether your shipment is a small envelope or a heavy parcel, it will always command a high level of service.
  
When extra speed and attention is required, we can provide tailor-made, timed delivery solutions to most countries worldwide with proof of delivery.
  
In addition for complete peace of mind, shipments can be accompanied from your desk to your customers' desks using our bonded on-board courier services.
 
UK Express Courier Same Day 
 

This is the fastest possible solution to meet your door-to-door critical deadlines. When you need an urgent courier we will respond immediately with the vehicle and service best suited to your needs.

We specialise in urgent nationwide same day collections and deliveries, providing a non-stop premium service day and night - as standard.
Using bikes, vans and trucks we take pride in our commitment to provide you with the best possible solution to your time sensitive delivery requirements. Utilising the very latest in satellite technology, we have constant communication with all of our drivers 24 hours a day, 365 days a year!
UK Express Courier Next Day
A high quality door-to-door service cost effective service providing excellent value, specialising in time critical services and pride ourselves on exceeding customer expectations through our service reliablility and accuracy with a range of timed delivery options available, including:
  • Next working day delivery by 0900 hrs
  • Next working day delivery by 1030 hrs
  • Next working day delivery by 1200 hrs
  • Next working day delivery by 1700 hrs
  • Economy delivery (up to 3 days)
  • Saturday timed deliveries
  • Returns and 3rd party collections
Freight Forwarding By Air, Road and Sea
A complete range of international freight forwarding services by air, road and sea to meet all of your requirements. For heavier shipments worldwide, our experienced freight team will provide the best solutions at competitive prices.
For all freight services, we are delighted to provide individual quotations for the services detailed below:
Air Freight - For time sensitive, heavier shipments, we offer worldwide services either from door-to-door or door-to-airport using high quality airline services and full monitoring and tracking services to give piece of mind
Road Freight - When sending parcels or pallets of a less time sensitive nature and when cost is an important factor, we have a range of door-to-door services into Europe, which are efficient, trackable and cost effective
Sea Freight - For large shipments where the delivery time is less critical, cost effectiveness is important, we can offer sea transportation door-to-door or door-to-port worldwide
Excess Baggage Freight Forwarding
We offer excess baggage freight forwarding services by air, road and sea and are currently one of the UK's largest off-airport baggage freight forwarding companies.
We provide a competitive freight forwarding solution and quotation for the discerning traveller with a range of services services tailored to your budget and travel plans.
Student Freight Forwarding
We understand that as a student cost are very important and with this in mind we have developed a tariff that allows students to transport their personal effects throughout the UK and worldwide by air, road and sea at very competitive prices. In addition we offer competitive student UK storage rates during term breaks.
Unaccompanied Baggage Freight Forwarding
Wherever you're shipping unaccompanied baggage from you want your possessions to be delivered on time and in perfect condition. We are one of few specialist unaccompanied baggage companies in the UK and we continually strive to fulfil these objectives. In the last 10 years we've safely delivered over 100,000 consignments worldwide, exactly as promised.  
Import Freight customs Clearance
Courier Clearance - Through our computer links to CNS we are able to offer a full clearance package for courier arrivals at both Courier Facilities Limited and British Airways Courier Facility seven days per week. Our deferment bond allows us to extend duty and VAT payments on behalf of clients with favorable credit terms eliminating “up front payments”  

Freight Clearance - Through our computer links to ASM we are able to offer a full clearance package for freight arrivals at both London Heathrow and Gatwick airports. From early 2007 with the introduction of a centralized Customs EPU, this will be extended to all UK airports. Our membership with CASS and our long trading history gives us account facilities with all major airlines and shed operators at both Heathrow and Gatwick airports. This allows airline handling and related charges to be billed direct to us eliminating cash payments to airlines on collection of cleared freight

Seafreight Clearance - We work very closely with our clearance agent in Southampton who deals with all seafreight arrivals at any UK port directly on our behalf. With their vast knowledge and our network of delivery agents we can arrange both customs clearance and delivery of containerized traffic through to personal effects throughout the UK

Exhibition Transport Services

Our Exhibition Transport Services division are now one of the largest dedicated exhibition logistics and lifting contractor in the industry with over 100 representative offices around the world.
 
As an established UK and International Express Courier, Freight and Mail Forwarding Logistics provider and a member of the World Express Group we call upon the resources of one of the largest organizations of its kind in the world. The division handles goods destined for, or originating from exhibitions. We fully understand the obstacles associated with moving this type of freight, the critical deadlines and the constraints imposed by venues. 
 
We seamlessly combines freight forwarding and on-site handling services to provide a complete “door-to-stand’ package varying from a single box of literature to any kind of heavy machinery. Our show management and operational expertise is unrivalled within the industry allowing us to handle events ranging from defense to cosmetics, renewable energy to oil and gas as well as lifting aircrafts and powerboats over 100 feet in length and in excess of 75 tons. Our ever-growing portfolio is a testament to our position in the industry as a market leader.
 
In the UK we have two office's based in London and Birmingham supporting both domestic and international exhibition cargo and events. Our team has a vast knowledge of the exhibition industry with over 40 years of show management experience. These events include official appointments and "one off" shipments to various destinations worldwide.  

We have a long established relationship with event organisers and venue management across the UK and abroad.  These relationships enable you to focus on what you have to do at the exhibition.
Household Removal
We offer room, apartment and full house removal services throughout the UK and mainland Europe and understand that moving home is an extremely stressful time so we will do everything to make your move as easy as possible with our friendly, fully trained staff always available for help and advice.
At the time of our free on-site (no obligation to book) survey we will discuss and plan every element of your move with you to fit in with your timetable, and leave our Service Specification Form with you confirming exactly what has been discussed.
We will ensure that we deliver the exact service you require, whether it’s a full packing service, packing a few items which require special care or simply providing the materials for you to pack your goods yourself and then supplying a crew on the actual day of the move.
But whichever service you chose, you can be sure that your possessions will be handled with the same level of care and attention throughout.
Perhaps that’s why 80% of our business comes from referrals by satisfied customers  
Office Removal
Whatever the size of your organisation, whether it’s one person or several hundred who are moving, call us for a free on-site (no obligation to book) survey.

We understand that your move must be completed seamlessly, with no interruption to your normal business activity. Our professional, friendly, trained operatives arrive at your building to carry out the relocation in modern, reliable vehicles with all the necessary equipment to ensure your office effects and buildings are protected.

After your move we can provide on-site porters to help with adjustments to your layout.In addition we can also offer a range of extra services to support you including; furniture storage, archive storage, crate hire and project management.
Mail Forwarding
IEC Direct Mail provide the complete solutions for your Marketing Campaign. Holding contracts with all major Postal Service providers we can offer competitive prices on your postage and courier, both domestic and international, saving you time and money.
If you would like to provide us with details of your mailing requirements we would be pleased to provide you with a competitive quotation.  
 
Packing  
We offer professional packing services on-site and at our warehouse and the supply of packing materials to business and private users.
Supplying the best quality materials we buy in bulk and our are able to pass significant cost savings on to our customers.
Room, Apartment and Full House Packing - If you prefer to pack your own personal effects, or you want specialist materials to wrap a few valuable items, we can assist by supplying the right packaging materials for your own use in advance of your move. These will be the right quantity and size of cartons, paper and tape as worked out by our Estimator following their visit and will be delivered to your door

Alternatively, you can order a Starter Pack, Handy Pack or Mover Kit which contains a pre-packed and convenient selection of cartons and materials for all your moving requirements or we can collect and pack at our warehouse

Commercial Goods and Office Packing - Professional packing services available both on-site and at our warehouse
Pallet Forwarding
We provides a range of next day and economy nationwide delivery options for palletised consignments and can move anything from a single pallet through to a full load via the following options:
  • Next working day delivery by 0900 hrs
  • Next working day delivery by 1030 hrs
  • Next working day delivery by 1200 hrs
  • Next working day delivery by 1700 hrs
  • Economy delivery (up to 3 days)
  • Saturday timed deliveries
  • Returns and 3rd party collections
Storage
Our state of the art warehouse provide more than one million cubic feet of clean, secure storage space available to business and private users on a short or long term basis. For your complete peace of mind, our facilities are protected by CCTV, the latest alarms, fire detection and response systems.