Cost-Effective International Shipping

August 10, 2021 | Lewis Ward

Having an experienced Freight Forwarder on your side for international shipping via air, ocean or road shipping will save you time and money finding the best deals and methods when sending a consignment of goods. The `forwarding’ company takes charge of the transport agreed from start to finish and arranges everything. Many, like Barrington Freight, […]

The Global Shipping Container Shortage of 2021

July 27, 2021 | Lewis Ward

There is a shortage globally of shipping containers, so you’re not mistaken thinking prices are inflating rapidly. Covid-19 is a primary cause of the issues which have increased delays for shipments and deliveries. The problem isn’t shipping container quantities internationally – it’s that many of them are stranded due to lockdowns and trade restrictions that […]

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How Barrington Freight Can Help You With Your Ecommerce Business

June 22, 2021 | Lewis Ward

Barrington Freight has many years of freight forwarding experience and was on the frontlines of when eCommerce became essential in the commercial and business sector. There are three ways we can support your eCommerce freight forwarding needs – direct to client, Amazon, also known as FBA, and Alibaba/ AliExpress.  Direct to Client No matter your […]

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Shipping From the UK to Europe After Brexit

April 28, 2021 | Lewis Ward

For some time, businesses which have enjoyed export markets in the European Union have complained about one thing above all else – uncertainty. It was perhaps always inevitable after the UK decided to leave the EU that there would be a period of change. What most exporters – and many importers, for that matter – […]

Why you should use a fast, safe, direct express European courier service to and from the UK

February 21, 2020 | Stuart Barnett

Using a dedicated vehicle and driving team, the client’s urgently needed printed goods leave for Paris, France. Their trans-European courier collects from two Southern England locations on Thursday and Friday. The clock’s ticking and delivery in central Paris by 07:00 on Monday morning is critical. To make things tougher, the second pick-up is only ready […]

Tuk Tuk World Record Holders!

May 14, 2019 | Matt Everard

Barrington Freight are now the proud owners of a WORLD RECORD BREAKING TUK TUK! On Monday 13th May, Matt Everard, Managing Director, set a new world record of 74.306mph (119.583km/h) at the famous speed test track at Elvington Airfield in Yorkshire. Matt was “over the moon” at receiving the award for driving the fastest tuk […]

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The Fastest Tuk Tuk in the World – Barrington Freight

April 9, 2019 | Matt Everard

Speed and Reliability are words already associated with Barrington Freight and we intend to prove that via our upcoming Guinness World Record Event. On Monday 13th of May, Barrington Freight Managing Director, Matt Everard, (46) and his cousin Russell Shearman, (49), will be completing a world record attempt as driver and passenger and plan to […]

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5 New Year’s Resolutions Your Retail Business Should Be Making

January 9, 2019 | Barrington Freight

With the New Year underway, too many of us have probably already broken our resolutions to get fit or abandon chocolate, but for businesses, this is the perfect opportunity to change up how you work and actually stick to it. The Christmas and New Year rush probably took a lot out of your business, so […]

New Year, New Supplier: Our Tips For Launching Into 2019

December 29, 2018 | Barrington Freight

The phrase New Year, New Me is already being thrown around and you could very well have your own resolutions ready and raring to go. Personal goals like losing weight, quitting smoking and doing one good thing every day are common, but in the world of business, things are a little different. Goals like improving […]

The Ultimate Festive Playlist For Truckers

December 19, 2018 | Barrington Freight

Christmas is well and truly upon us and while some of the population might already have their feet up by the fire, toasting their toes and sipping at hot chocolate in true festive tradition, some of us are still out there working to get the world’s gifts to the right destination in time for the […]