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Priority on the move in Frankfurt

Dover-headquartered Priority Freight has relocated its German air freight hub to a new, larger facility in Frankfurt. It has taken a 325sq m office in Kelsterbach, close to the Cargo City North and is looking to recruit additional members of staff. [+]

(Less than) 24 hours Le Mans

Urgent logistics firm Priority Freight arranged a rapid courier delivery of £110,000 worth of microchips from Manchester to Le Mans in less than 20 hours recently to prevent a production line shut-down. Within an hour of the initial enquiry, it secured a driver and van, arranged ferry crossings, completed customs ... [+]

Priority Freight moves life-saving spare 7,000 miles in 48 hours

Urgent logistics firm Priority Freight delivered a life-saving spare part for a hospital scanner from the Netherlands to Namibia in 48 hours recently. The hospital faced problems when the only scanner on-site suffered a rare breakdown. Despite the best efforts by local engineers, the only way to resolve the issue was ... [+]

Priority promotes Poole

Priority Freight has promoted Martin Poole (pictured) to general manager at its Coventry control centre. He takes over the role from managing director Carl Partridge who will shortly take on a new role within the Group. Martin Poole joined Priority Freight as Operations Manager in  and has played a significant ... [+]

New German chief for Priority Freight

Priority Freight has appointed Frank van Doorn as general manager of the company’s Krefeld office in Germany. He will be responsible for driving the company’s premium road freight business in Germany, the biggest European market for automotive logistics, heading up the 20-strong team of logistics experts and working closely with ... [+]

Queens Award for Dover fast freight firm

Time-critical logistics operator Priority Freight has received the Queen’s Award for Enterprise. It was presented to the company’s group managing director Neal Williams by the Lord Lieutenant of Kent, Lady Annabel Colgrain, at a ceremony it its head office in Dover.Priority Freight’s highly experienced multilingual logistics specialists are committed to ... [+]

Clearance on Wheels for Priority Freight

Priority Freight has received ‘Clearance on Wheels’ status for its truck park and warehouse in Dover and warehouse in Coventry. This new simplification procedure was brought in by the UK Government to speed up the clearance process at UK borders but Priority Freight says it is one of only a few ... [+]

Priority donates 180,000 medical masks

Time-critical logistics specialist Priority Freight has donated 180,000 medical face masks, costing over £100,000, to charities and organisations affected by the COVID-19 pandemic. The largest charitable donation the company has ever made is being shipped and personally delivered by employees at Priority Freight to 30 organisations and charities across Bulgaria, ... [+]

Priority offers Brexit airbridge lifeline

Time-critical logistics specialist Priority Freight and charter airline company Jota Aviation are to set up an ‘air bridge’ between mainland Europe and the UK from January. It says it will offer clients some peace-of-mind, by guaranteeing on-time delivery of critical goods.The air bridge will offer return flights twice daily, using ... [+]

Priority Freight prepares for Brexit

Time-critical logistics specialist Priority Freight has set up a dedicated customs management team to carry out clearances in-house for its customers. It has also gained Authorised Economic Operator Full (AEOF) status with MMRC at its three UK locations (Dover, Coventry and Heathrow), giving it the power to operate quicker customs procedures, ... [+]

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