Types of logistics

What’s the Difference Between the Types of Logistics Provider?

Discover the difference between the types of logistics providers and how each provider can help your business. What’s the difference between the types of logistics provider? The definition of 1PL, 2PL, 3PL, 4PL and 5PL. 1PL – FIRST PARTY LOGISTICS 1PL refers to an individual or a business who ships, imports and exports or manufactures…

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Sea, air or land freight

Sea vs Air vs Land Freight – What is the Best Method of Transport for You?

When it comes to freight shipping, whether it’s for private or commercial purposes, you’ll first need to decide upon the most appropriate form of freight transportation for your requirements. Typically this will be decided by factors including the size, weight and type of cargo needing to be transported, as well as the cost limitations and…

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How Third Party Distribution And Warehousing Helps Costs

  The warehousing and distribution for your goods and stock can be a daunting task, especially as it’s the crucial end-link in the whole supply chain. There are two main options that your business has to consider in handling these roles; owning your own warehouse facility, managing it, equipping it and manning it in its…

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Wooden Freight Pallets

11 Creative Ways to Recycle Wooden Freight Pallets

Wooden pallets are used for shipping all kinds of products across the whole world. However, once they get to their destination you can be left with unwanted pallets that you don’t know what to do with! We work with a range of companies internationally to help them ship their products, so we understand the need…

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Chinese New Year

Ensure your business is prepared for Chinese New Year

From 1st February – 15th February, it is Chinese New Year, with 2022 being the year of the Tiger. For many businesses, this celebration will have little impact but for those that import goods from China, the Chinese New Year holidays can be disruptive. With factories and businesses shutting down and shipping lines adjusting their…

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Calendar of Dates

Key Dates in the UK Logistics Calendar for 2019

With 2018 coming to a close and 2019 rapidly approaching, you should be well underway with planning your strategy for the next year. Whether you have your plan in place, or have a few tweaks to make, there are some key dates in the logistics calendar that could cause issues with your plan. These extra…

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Container Import UK

UK Import Guide: All You Need to Know About UK Imports to Avoid Delays

When considering importing for your business, it can be very daunting to try and get your head around all of the rules and regulations that come along with the process. At Seaspace International, we are accredited logistics professionals that have a wealth of experience with importing into the UK. We have put together some helpful…

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Brexit Checklist Header

A Logistics Guide to Preparing for Brexit

With so much uncertainty surrounding the UK leaving the European Union, it can be difficult to plan for the future. However, there are a few steps that you can take to get as prepared as possible for Brexit. Take a look at our checklist below to help you ensure your business is ready. Transcript Keep…

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Sea Freight v Air Freight

Sea Freight or Air Freight?

There are many factors to consider when you are looking at logistics for your business. We have put together the below infographic with our four top considerations to help you understand the differences between Sea Freight and Air Freight and how to choose the right path for your business. Transcript Sea Freight Versus Air Freight…

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Container Port

How to Boost your Competitiveness by Using Expert Logistics

Finding a company to handle your business’ logistics and distribution can be a daunting task, as your final supply or sale lies in their hands. Choosing a reputable, reliable and expert logistics company will boost your market competitiveness, placing you a cut above the rest. Discover how using an expert logistics company, such as Seaspace…

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