Woodland offers Czech route

Woodland Group has launched a road freight service to and from the Czech Republic. Full load, groupage, and express solutions are available with UK nationwide coverage and full ADR capabilities for dangerous goods. Free carbon reporting is available. [+]

Woodland buys Yorkshire warehouse

Essex-headquartered forwarding and logistics company Woodland Group has acquired a 35,800sq ft warehousing and distribution facility in Dewsbury, UK. It adds to its existing warehouse portfolio in Yorkshire of 335,458sq ft at two facilities in Doncaster. [+]

Woodland offers all-water LA link

Freight forwarder Woodland has launched a direct all-water service from Los Angeles to the UK in response to growing demand and an easing of congestion at US West Coast ports. It offers weekly sailings and a 37 day port-to-port transit. It also produces less emissions than other options involving road ... [+]

Updated: Shanghai ports still open but trucking disrupted

Ports in Shanghai are so far still operating normally, following the start of the city-wide Covid lockdown which began on 28 March, reports forwarder Woodland Group. However, there is significant disruption to truck movements already, particularly from neighbouring provinces with trucks being forced to turn back on their way to ... [+]

Shipping lines halt Russia bookings, says Woodland

Shipping lines are not accepting any new bookings to or from Russia except for humanitarian goods such as food and medical supplies while temporary suspensions have also been announced for air and rail movements, reports forwarder Woodland Group. It says that the aim is to reduce the risk of overwhelming congestion ... [+]

Pandemic puts Irish imports in unchartered waters, says Woodland

Woodland Group Ireland reports steep price hikes and acute delays for Irish businesses shipping from Asia. Since October 2020, seafreight rates out of Asia have increased by 450% as demand far exceeds capacity and with reduced vessel, routing, and equipment availability. The situation has been exacerbated by an array of factors: originally ... [+]

Woodland opens e-commerce warehouse

Essex forearding and logistics company Woodland has opened a new 45,000sq ft facility in Marks Tey, Colchester. The new warehouse will expand capacity by 5,000 pallets, has over 4,000 pick faces dedicated to e-commerce and boasts some of their latest carbon-conscious warehousing initiatives. [+]

No-let up in US freight crisis, says Woodland

There has been little respite in the “perfect storm” that had gripped the freight industry in North America, reports UK forwarder, Woodland Group. The Essex-headquartered operator said that there continued to be sgnificant labour shortages (especially drivers), increased freight volumes into ports, reduced rail operations and lack of equipment (chassis) ... [+]

AEO for Woodland in Ireland

Woodland Ireland has gained AEO accreditation from Irish Revenue and Customs. It establishes the forwarder as a customs intermediary acting on behalf of companies exporting and importing to and from the country. [+]

Woodland delivers PPE to Essex

Essex-based Woodland Group has delivered the first of several PPE orders from China to two local councils in the UK, in response to the COVID-19 outbreak. Woodland provided its end to end procurement support system to ensure costs were kept low, appropriate inspections took place and the correct customs documentation ... [+]

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