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Here Are Some Of Britain’s Weirdest Exports

July 18, 2018 | Barrington Freight

Every country has their main export, whether it’s oil, petrol, manufactured goods, transport or any other wealth of materials we’ll see jetting from country to country. However, beyond these standard exports, each country also has their fair sure of unusual collections leaving home soil to destinations across the globe and Britain is no exception. From […]

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8 Things You Probably Never Knew About The Shipping Industry

July 11, 2018 | Barrington Freight

For decades, the shipping industry has been a pretty secretive place. While companies are quickly working on transparency of the supply chain itself, the ins and outs of all things sea freight are still pretty foreign to anyone outside of the tight-lipped freighting community. Here at Barrington Freight, however, we want to give you a […]

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Consumer Psychology: The Power Of Shipping Times

July 4, 2018 | Barrington Freight

Any business looking to offer delivery to their customers needs to consider how their product is going to reach the doorstep of their eager customer. However, with industry leaders like Amazon offering everything from next day and free standard delivery to minute-by-minute tracking and full transparency, smaller companies looking to keep up could fall behind […]

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Why Air Freight Could Be The Right Choice For Your Business

June 28, 2018 | Barrington Freight

Choosing the right delivery service isn’t always as simple as finding the best price. While the cost will factor into your international shipments, there is more that you need to think about. While sea freight can often come with the lowest price tag, for businesses looking for a speedier service, air freight could be the […]

Travelling On A Cargo Ship: What You Need To Know

June 21, 2018 | Barrington Freight

Everyone wants to get out and see the world, but some of us aren’t quite satisfied with the all-inclusive beach breaks that countless families across the globe have quickly become accustomed to. For those ‘some’, the thought of laying on a beach for a week or two can have us pulling our hair out before […]

The Biggest Delivery Fails To Avoid When Shipping

June 14, 2018 | Barrington Freight

With millions of shipments travelling around the world on a daily basis, it’s statistically likely that some will go wrong. Whether it’s unavoidable issues like extreme weather or road accidents, or it’s a case of human error before shipment, there are some huge delivery fails that grace the industry each and every day. While there’s […]

The Top Exports Around The World

June 7, 2018 | Barrington Freight

The Top Exports Around The World Every country in the world has an economy, and while some are certainly stronger than others, the imports and exports between countries can often make up for a good chunk of it regardless. With oil, petrol and transport-related equipment sitting high up as a globally traded product, knowing which […]

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International Road Haulage: What Do UK Drivers Need To Know?

May 29, 2018 | Barrington Freight

Here at Barrington Freight, we offer international road haulage and as you may expect, there are certain licences, permits and other passes that we need to be able to get your goods from A to B. For drivers from the UK, the gov.uk website has plenty of information and guidance, but we’ve decided to sum […]

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The Changes Making The Supply Chain More Eco-Friendly

May 22, 2018 | Barrington Freight

Across the globe, millions of deliveries take place every day from postcards and letters, to mass deliveries and container movements. As a result, the supply chain is one of the biggest contributors to environmental issues of all the industries. However, we’re starting to see changes slowly being implemented across the world, with companies adopting eco-friendly […]

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Your Guide To Becoming A Freight Cargo Pilot

May 15, 2018 | Barrington Freight

Gaining the job title of ‘Pilot’ is the dream of countless children across the globe and only a few truly go on to follow that dream – but how do they do it? Becoming a cargo airline pilot is no easy feat. Between schooling, further training and logging up more flight time just to get […]

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