Taking logistics to a new dimension

Port-Centric Logistics

Port-Centric Distribution Centres

From product origin,
to customer delivery

Import Services manages retail supply chains from product origin to customer delivery in the UK and across Continental Europe. Our Distribution Centres are located in Southampton, the first UK port of call for container ships plying from the Far East to Northern Europe.

If you need a logistics partner to move your product to market, for the major and multiple retailers to independent stores or direct to consumer; Import Services is the optimum route.

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EFFICIENT PICKING

PIC

Picking orders in a fast moving retail operation, requires systematic accuracy, which is why Import Services invests continually in technology and new picking processes.

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FAST-PACED PACKING

pac

PAC processes all PIC’s orders ready for despatch, a highly disciplined and reliable operation.

Marshalling PIC’s electric carts, managing order segregation, scanning and recording picked items into selected shipping cartons.

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STRENGTH AND FLEXIBILITY

stac

STAC now oversees >50,000 pallets.

STAC is capable of reaching up easily to 7 pallet levels high using sheer power and WiFi commands to put-away and retrieve pallets. Although STAC is robust, he is also surprisingly flexible, moving within narrow aisle racked areas with ease.

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ADVANCED TRACKING SOFTWARE

trac

Information flow is now central to the new world of retail logistics. TRAC gives you the ability to access, monitor, download and decide in real time via the Web.

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“Our previous experience with other logistics firms made us focus upon the importance of finding a contractor with a management team which can maintain a true ‘hands on’ approach”.

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Mike Weiss

Operations Manager, Melissa & Doug

“Import Services provide flexible logistics operations, necessary for our Web-driven business. Their service levels are consistently high and we enjoy working with them”.

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Garry Mills

Director, Fun 4 Kids

“Our decision to work with Import Services is based on their impressive knowledge of UK retail logistics which, combined with web enabled systems and their port-centric location in Southampton, presented us with a compelling business case”.

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Alpha Animation

Brexit: Are European Hubs the Answer?

With over 30 years’ experience in the logistics industry, it’s fair to say that Import Services has seen a... read full story

University Games UK Makes a Move with Import Services!

University Games UK, manufacturers and distributors of board games, and mini games, has selected Import Services as logistics partner,... read full story

Innovative Europium Appoints Import Services!

Europium World has appointed Import Services as logistics partner to underpin planned growth in the UK and Internationally. read full story

Great Looking FSDU Direct to Retailers!

Floor Standing Display Units (FSDU’s) are assembled by our adept pre-retailing teams, working around the clock at our Southampton... read full story

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SOME GREAT THINGS ABOUT IMPORT SERVICES

If you need a logistics partner to move your product to market

24/7 ACCESS

Web portal systems to access your operation from home on the move or from your office 24/7.

52,000

Number of pallet locations operational in Southampton UK

03

Number of high performance, multi-user Distribution Centres in the UK.

DUTY FREE

CFSP / Bonded storage operations

Port-Centric Logistics at Southampton Docks with Import Services

Import Services specialise in retail supply chain logistics from purchase order management, to customer delivery.

We operate Port-centric warehousing and store, order process, pre-retail and distribute multi-channel retail orders, right across the UK and Continental Europe.

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