Suitable for time critical delivery air freight reduces transit times. We work with carefully selected and reputable air carriers offering direct, deferred, consolidated and hand carry services means we are able to fulfil your schedule requirements and delivery deadlines.
As our services are bespoke we can tailor delivery to suit any item however large or small, urgent or otherwise.
Our professional air freight services include:
- Same day/next day collections
- Import and export to/from anywhere in the world
- Most hazardous commodities and specialist products catered for
- Export packing for personal effects
For cost effective solutions, sea freight is often the preferred choice, using our contacts with all the major shipping lines we offer services with different transit times, enabling customers to make accurate forecasts and keep costs within budget.
Our professional sea freight services include:
Regular departures to/from all international ports worldwide working with various shipping lines.
Courier services for urgent cargo/documentation
Full Container Load (FCL)/Less than Container Load (LCL) shipments worldwide
Out of Gauge/special equipment and RoRo
All equipment available: 20ft and 40ft GP’s; High Cubes; Reefers; Open Tops; Flat racks
With a road network which reaches out to 36 countries, TPS covers Europe and beyond. We offer same day and next day deliveries, part and full loads as well as weekly trailers.
Our professional road freight services include:
- Express European Service
- Door to door collections and deliveries UK and worldwide
- Timed and next day deliveries
- Part and Full load deliveries
- A range of vehicles including Tail lift
Our experienced tech and telecom team includes a Polycom trained engineer, we can provide labour and vehicles for one off corporate events or complete server and data centre re-locations.
We operate specialist vehicles and double manned delivery schedules so our in-house team can install, decommission, dismantle, carefully pack, move and reassemble monitors, servers, audio visual and electronic equipment quickly and efficiently, with minimal disruption to the day to day business of our clients. Our 24/7 service enables our team to work through the night ensuring an office IT relocation takes place outside of business hours, so offices are fully operational during their working hours.
Using our specialist knowledge we cover all aspects of a corporate move, site surveys, a security cleared labour team for server and data centre relocations, installing and decommissioning equipment as required, assembling and positioning office furniture, and removing all obsolete IT equipment and data, packaging and materials, which we dispose of securely in accordance with the UK Waste Electrical and Electronic Equipment (WEEE) directive.
Our event service provides domestic and international transportation services to the audio/visual, tech and telecom industry. The team can cater for show freight, exhibitions and events with a white glove service, including in-house carnet printing for overseas events, secure short and long-term warehouse storage, and to complete the service one to one account management and an online tracking system to monitor the progress of equipment.
We use dedicated vehicles to offer extra peace of mind to our clients, these limit the possibility of damage to products and equipment and enable us to offer delivery within hours, handling is minimal and only by our own experienced team.
When minutes matter, our specialist time critical team at Aylesford can help with urgent needs no matter how big the cargo or its destination.
We oversee complex and time critical operations throughout the journey, taking into account ever-changing travel conditions, or high level security. Whether a shipment is multiple times a day or once a month, our flexible approach and long term partnerships enable us to get anything across the world in the shortest time possible.
We understand that the health, beauty and cosmetics sectors are largely driven by innovation and luxury packaging, time critical delivery, security and handling are important, our experienced teams and warehouses are fully equipped to support your product and fulfilment requirements. Our software system is compatible with all e-commerce platforms, we have a 99% pick accuracy rate and comprehensive stock management system, which allows you to control and manage inventory.
Our services include – contract picking, packing, labelling and reworking products to ensure they are securely packaged for delivery. With our UK fleet and worldwide network we can tailor transport to meet all your deadlines.
At the event our team can offer onsite services overseeing – load in/load out, using lifting equipment, and labour to build stands or install specialist audio/visual/tech and telecom equipment. Then post event we can dismantle, transport and store your goods until the next event, or arrange for onward distribution as necessary.
Our software and online management tools are compatible with all e-commerce platforms so you can manage inventory, track and trace deliveries, access shipping reports, delivery documents and book collection and delivery times for your goods.
We believe in partnerships and want to see your business grow, customer service is as important to us as it is to you – so we supply dedicated account managers for those times when you need to speak to someone and discuss your individual requirements.
Our supply chain excellence means that from the beginning to the end of your products journey we handle the whole process for you.
Our experienced cross trade team can organise movements of products from any origin to any destination in the world, providing booking, tracking and customs clearance services.
We use a network of trusted professional agents and partners, together with our resources and in-depth local knowledge to ensure the safe collection and delivery of your products or goods, and our dedicated account manager will be your local contact throughout the process.
Our scheduled service allows you to specify a time for your delivery to suit you or your customer, the destination could be local, national or European.
We are trade experts, and our experienced account managers understand freight, logistics and customs procedures for all goods and products, perishable, time critical, hazardous, fragile and oversized.
We oversee the planning, reporting and tracking of your goods, as well as organising the documentation required – consular documentation as well as customs formalities, temporary import procedures and carnets, bills of loading, certificates or origin and letters of credit, ensuring that your shipment is delivered without incident.
We can advise you on the most suitable packaging materials and requirements should you wish to self-pack, alternatively we can pack for you.