Over the years we have also helped food manufacturers and retailers import food into the UK, including herbs and spices from Asia, which have then gone on to be made into herbal teas. Importation of food can be a challenging task; especially if it is fresh, chilled or frozen. However, our food industry logistics specialists can offer customers fast and reliable supply chain solutions.
Some of our longest standing customers are from the food and drink industry. We work with one of the world’s largest confectionery manufacturers, and have for over 25 years, exporting their snacks and chocolate to Africa, Australia and other parts of the world. Our on-site experienced freight forwarding team work from their headquarters as part of their logistics department and supply chain management.
COLD AND FROZEN FOOD LOGISTICS
At Wallis we also concentrate on cold and frozen food logistics. We provide food traders with technical solutions to challenges such as keeping perishable goods fresh during sea transport, with reefer containers (refrigerated transport – see reefer container specs here. We can ensure your goods are kept in a controlled temperature throughout transit, and our food industry logistics specialists can organise an uninterrupted cold chain for both fleet, packing and warehousing. For reefer container specifications click here to view the dimensions in our shipping resources.
Wallis Shipping services support these food commodities:
- Agricultural crops and seeds
- Herbs and spices
- Fresh produce
- Processed products
- Frozen processed foods
- Drinks and beverages
- Pet food
"Exporting and importing food and drink can be a challenging task. Customers value our practical expertise and the consultancy services we are able to bring to the table."