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How to Break the Ice…

International Export Packers were presented with a problem – to deliver time sensitive freight from Lincoln to Chatham Ontario.  Straightforward enough for the guys here at IEP and the International Logistics Centre group.

This was an out of gauge item with a weight approaching 40, 000 kilos. Time sensitivity was tested when the end users’ factory was forced to close, unable […]

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IEP at the NEC – Supply Chain Management Event

Yesterday two senior members of the International Export Packers team,  Ian and Clair headed off to the National Exhibition Centre in Birmingham for the Multimodal Supply Chain Management Event. Multimodal is the UK and Ireland’s premier freight transport, logistics and supply chain management event. Shippers and cargo owners visit to find ways of moving cargo more efficiently and to meet new suppliers.

It […]

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Bon voyage to the Coxless Crew

The Coxless Crew are a team of women who will be achieving a world first by rowing 8,446 miles unsupported across the Pacific Ocean in 2015, from America to Australia, and in the process aim to raise quarter of a million pounds for their two charities Walking With the Wounded and Breast Cancer Care.

International Export Packers would like to wish the women all […]

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A Tailor Made Chain Reaction

Here at IEP we pride ourselves on our tailor made export packing services. Unique requests often require unique solutions and to get to that solution we endeavour to assist our clients beyond the box.

A recent example of this can be seen in the picture below, a drag chain to be packed for a leading oil and gas industry manufacturer. When […]

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ISPM15 cases

We use only ISPM15 heat treated timber in our export packing and all timber used is stamped with our unique Forestry Commission identifier so you can be sure that our cases and crates can be shipped anywhere world-wide.  It is our policy to be environmentally responsible by using only timber & plywood from renewable sources & by recycling all packaging […]

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Exhibition transport case for F1 car

Manufacture and supply of 1 x re-usable exhibition transport case to hold a Formula  1 car.
One end of the case was to be manufactured in such a way that the car can be safely loaded/unloaded by way of a ramp.

All support beams, including the sides and ends were coach screwed, allowing easy unpacking and re-packing when required.
This exhibition case was […]

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Exporting Worldwide USA, Australia, China

The International Logistics Centre based in  the East Midlands, England is home to Trade Freight International, International Export Packers and Irish Groupage Services. We are proud to be  leaders in the packing and exporting worldwide USA, Australia, China of FCL and LCL.  Container shipping (otherwise known as sea freight) is as easy as ABC and we can offer the following  sea […]

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The benefits of using Road Freight to transport your goods.

Despite the recent problems in the economy, road haulage in the UK is still big business and more than 60% of goods are still moved by road, compared with less than 10% by rail. So just why are the roads still the first choice for moving goods? What are the benefits of using road freight to transport your goods?

Rail haulage may initially look […]

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Warehouse storage in Newark upon Trent.

International Logistic Centre is based in Newark upon Trent, Nottinghamshire covering two sites based either side of the very busy  A1 road. Incredibly convenient for the East of England, the A1 is the longest numbered road in the UK, at 410 miles (660 km). It connects London, the capital of England and the United Kingdom, with Edinburgh, the capital of Scotland.

Why choose […]

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Shipping cars from England to China – MGB’s on display at MG HQ.

Shipping cars from England to China. We had a couple of MGB sports cars delivered to the International Logistics Centre earlier today, they’re real beaut’s’! International Export Packers will be packing them up carefully into a shipping container ready to set sail for Shanghai, China. The cars will be resident at a museum in association with the company who now […]

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