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Road Freight Operator

March 15, 2022 | Barrington Freight

Road Freight Operator Job Title: Road Freight Operator Salary: £24,000 – £35,000 (per annum) Employment: Permanent, Full Time Location: Basildon, Essex   Job Description Barrington Freight are looking for the next person to join our team at our Basildon office. You’ll be working closely with our European Operations Manager, looking after all aspects of road […]

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The Advantages of Using a Freight Forwarder

January 26, 2022 | Barrington Freight

At Barrington Freight, we operate in a professional manner that means our expertise in the global logistics system is at the disposal of each and every one of our clients. We’ll help your business to import and export goods so they get to their intended destination on time and with the most cost-effective methods. It […]

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How e-Commerce Is Impacting Freight Forwarding

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At Barrington Freight, we have a wealth of knowledge in providing freight forwarding services to our customers all over the country. Not that long ago, it was manufacturers of components and finished goods who needed to access our expertise and experiences when they were exporting goods outside of the European Union. Nowadays, exporting to the […]

Freight Forwarding Tips for 2022

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Looking back, 2021 was quite a year in international logistics. Not only was there the infamous blockage of the Suez Canal that caused so much disruption for trade between Europe and Asia, but the pandemic was still causing problems, as well. It is worth noting that 2020 and 2021 both saw a great deal of […]

Which Types of Shipping Containers Are Best for General Cargo?

January 7, 2022 | Barrington Freight

Shipping containers come in all shapes and sizes. There are some that have very specific designs for certain classes of goods. That said, most shipping containers are designed to be all-rounders. They will protect their contents in  transit, for example. They will protect the items stored inside from seaspray and, when locked, they should also […]

6 Signs You Need A Freight Forwarding Provider

January 5, 2022 | Barrington Freight

Experienced freight forwarding companies like Barrington Freight can be worth their weight in gold when it comes to organising both imports and exports. If your business is involved with either, then there are usually some tell-tale signs that turning to us to help you could be one of the best business decisions you ever make. […]

Run a Drop Shipping Business? Here’s How Barrington Freight Can Help

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Drop shipping has become an increasingly popular business model in the UK. More and more British entrepreneurs are making use of the international shipping system to provide their customers with exactly what they want without ever holding anything in stock. Instead, when orders come in they simply instruct their suppliers to ship directly to their […]

Barrington Freight Ltd Awarded by Clutch as a Top Global Provider of Freight Services

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Barrington Freight Ltd has been a committed deliverer of logistics solutions to businesses since 2007. We offer cost-effective international freight forwarding that’s fast and efficient. With years of experience, we guarantee that your shipments arrive at peak conditions. Additionally, we can help you identify specific challenges and suggest the best solutions to avoid any risk. […]

Where Are All the Containers? The Global Shipping Container Shortage Crisis Explained

November 23, 2021 | Barrington Freight

Don’t worry – the widely reported global shortage in shipping containers isn’t going to last forever. They are still being manufactured and no one is destroying them or stockpiling them to create an artificially high level of demand. That said, there has been a problem in obtaining nearly all classes of shipping containers over the […]

Importing Your Goods From China to the UK Post Brexit

October 26, 2021 | Barrington Freight

As most importers from China will already know, there are no free trade agreements between the UK and the People’s Republic. That said, the European Union does not have one with China, either. In fact, China only has free trade deals with the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) along with a few other countries, […]

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