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Case Study: Unified Transport, Warehousing and Site Installation

Blacksmith Freight was appointed by a major automotive manufacturer to manage the transport, storage, and installation for a substantial equipment …

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Automotive Industry Supply Chain

Automotive Industry Supply Chain Challenges 2024

The automotive industry has had to navigate a lot of challenges over the last few years from Covid-19 – the …

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Roxanne Rimmer promoted to Business Development Manager

Roxanne Rimmer has been promoted to a newly created role of Business Development Manager at Blacksmith Freight Services Ltd. Roxanne …

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Celebrating 25 years in the freight forwarding and 3PL industry

Blacksmith Freight services is pleased to be celebrating its 25th year in the freight forwarding and 3PL industry. Founded by …

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How to avoid shipping delays during Thanksgiving, the US peak shipping season

The Thanksgiving Rush Thanksgiving kicks off the busy holiday shopping season, celebrated on the fourth Thursday in November, with Black …

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Do Freight Forwarders Handle Customs?

Freight forwarding and customs clearance If you are importing or exporting goods from overseas using a freight forwarding company,  you …

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King Charles III Coronation Bank Holiday

To celebrate the King’s Coronation on Saturday 6th May 2023, the UK government has confirmed that there will be an …

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food logistics

Importing and Exporting Perishable Goods: 5 things you need to consider

Freight specialists in perishable goods If your business deals with the import and export of perishable goods, including raw materials, …

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Tips to improve your freight forwarding process in 2023

How robust is your freight forwarding process?  Finding a reliable logistics company to successfully manage your freight forwarding process is …

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