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

“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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Mark Hyndman

Alpha Animation

‘The strength of our relationship with Import Services is based on their information systems.’

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Jon More

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“You have provided us with a robust start to the year with the consistent shipping of high numbers, your output was hard, fast and relentless, thank you very much.”

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6th Annual Forklift Competition!

Now entering its 6th year, Import Services skilled forklift drivers compete in a series of challenges, designed to test... read full story

Import Services Passes Reassessment of AEO Accreditation

Import Services is delighted to announce that we have confirmation that the AEO criteria continues to be met in... read full story

AllMates bed-in for UK Success with Import Services!

AllMates GmbH has appointed Import Services Ltd as logistics partner to underpin planned growth in the UK. AllMates supply garden,... read full story

DKL Marketing LTD Appoints Import Services as its Logistics Partner

DKL Marketing Ltd, renowned for distributing and marketing quality children’s products, has appointed Import Services as its logistics partner... 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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