Outsourcing your freight forwarding management system and logistics functions to Wallis Shipping allows you to concentrate on your core business activities. We can manage all, or part, of your requirements, operating from your premises or from our head office in Colchester, Essex. Our freight software has been developed within our own IT division and can be designed to link directly to your IT department and supply chain freight management systems.
freight management services
We are pioneers in the field of outsourced freight management with an impressive track record, with currently three on-site teams in our client’s premises. We offer a truly international service with company-wide expertise on a vast range of commodities and industries. Our capabilities have been tested and proven with new and existing teams under TUPE (Transfer of Undertakings and Protection of Employment Regulations).
Wallis can take care of any of the following services for you from a completely neutral and independent perspective because we don’t own our own ships, aircraft or trucks.
Our on-site logistics service includes:
- Sea and airfreight management
- UK and European trucking
- Sea and air charters
- Customs management, IPR/OPR and export licensing and CAP Management
- Warehousing, pick and pack, and consolidation
- On-site packing
- On-site supervision of cargo loading / discharging
- Commercial export and import documentation
- Letter of credit management
- Courier management
- International logistics management is our primary activity – let us take care of everything, from A to B and beyond. Use our expertise to configure efficient response solutions for your overseas customers, controlling both your resources and budgets.
Your management and staff will have more time to focus on your core activity, eliminating personnel-related overheads and the need to cover for holidays and to secure additional support during times of peak workload. This saves you money.
Most importantly, as a Wallis client you will gain access to the combined logistics expertise of our highly skilled staff. Your company can benefit from the experience of outsourcing and the ability to adapt best practice in international logistics.
ON SITE SUPERVISION OF CARGO LOADING
Our on-site teams are part of cargo handling operations and are often involved with packing, warehouse and dispatch teams to ensure the goods are loaded into and off the containers correctly. This gives our customers confidence that their cargo is being handled safely and effectively. As we will work with our customers on container stowage plans we can make sure loading goes to plan.