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Forward Computers is the UK’s leading independent national supplier of software and e-commerce solutions to the freight and logistics industry. Its flagship product, ForwardOffice, is a comprehensive and fully integrated freight management system, capable of handling every aspect of the freight forwarding, logistics and transportation industries, from initial sales lead, through operations, to cash receipts and management reporting. In this fast-moving and ever-evolving sector, Forward Computers stands apart from the crowd. Knowing the industry inside-out, and leading the way in developments within it, we are the experts you can depend upon. We’re here to deliver complete IT solutions to the sector. Solutions that rise to the demanding challenges our industry presents and free you to focus on your core business.

Impatex is the UK’s largest supplier of Customs processing software, and is a growing force in freight forwarding systems:

ICE (Integrated Customs for Europe) is a new-generation, full-service Customs processing system for high volume users, and a replacement for Customs Manager, which handles over 50% of all airfreight clearances, and is used by over half the UK’s top 20 airfreight agents.


NetFreight is a browser-based Customs and forwarding solution that can be hosted on your own or a third-party server, and uses office-based PCs, (uniquely) iPads and iPhones, or any device with an internet connection. Users can provide quotes, process bookings and clearances, and track shipments anywhere, 24/7. NetFreight is primarily aimed at small/medium users, but is equally suited to larger users with multiple locations.