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Brunel Shipping Donate Life Saving Bleed Unit For Ricky Hayden Memorial Charity

Brunel Shipping were recently given the opportunity to donate a Bleed Unit in Barking to help save lives against knife crime for the Ricky Hayden Memorial charity. Ricky Hayden lost his life to knife crime in 2016 outside his home in Marks Gate. Since then, his mum Sue and her […]

BIFA Finalists Two Years Running

The Brunel Group are very proud to have been finalists at the BIFA Freight Service Awards for two consecutive years, winning the Supply Chain Management Award and being named Finalist in the European Logistics Category The Supply Chain Management award was specifically aimed at companies that have worked with their […]

Port of Felixstowe Strike Action – 27th September – 5th October

The Port of Felixstowe have confirmed that they have received notice from Unite of further strike action from 07:00 on 27th September through until 06:59 on 5th October. This eight day strike will coincide with strike action at the Port of Liverpool, taking place from 19th September to 3rd October. […]

Customs Clearance Systems Changing from CHIEF to CDS

The Customs Procedure for handling Clearances Declarations is changing from (CHIEF) to the new Customs Declarations Service (CDS). CHIEF, which is the system currently in use and managed the process for over 25 years cannot be adapted to the new CDS requirements and therefore, will be turned off in two […]

BIFA Freight Service Award Winners

We are extremely proud that our European division, Brunel European, has won the Supply Chain Management Award at the 2021 BIFA Freight Service awards. This award was specifically aimed at companies that have worked with their customer to provide an innovative solution enabling them to manage their supply chain more […]

Changes to French VAT Rules in 2022

There are significant changes to French VAT law being made on 1st January 2022 The management and collection of import VAT in France will be transferred from the French Customs (DGDDI) to the French Tax Authority (DGFiP). From this date, the declaration and payment of import VAT will be made […]

Customs Rules set to change 1st January 2022… Are You Ready?

Full customs controls will be introduced as planned on 1‌‌‌ ‌January‌‌‌ ‌2022 Full customs declarations and controls are due to be introduced as planned on 1‌‌‌ ‌January‌‌‌ ‌2022. This means that the option to delay your customs declarations for up to 175 days, without an authorisation from HMRC, is coming […]

New Cold Chain Federation Members

We are very pleased to have recently become a member of the Cold Chain Federation, the voice of the temperature-controlled supply chain in the UK. Brunel Shipping have a key understanding of the various logistics and temperature-controlled issues that come with cool chain and supply chain management operation. We provide a […]

Brunel Win ‘Extra Mile’ BIFA Award

Brunel Air Cargo –  Winners of the ‘Extra Mile Award’ at the BIFA Awards 2019 Brunel Air Cargo attended the BIFA Freight Awards on Thursday 16th January 2020 held at the The Brewery, Chiswell Street, London. The BIFA Awards are held annually to recognise the best talent within the British freight […]

WCA eCommerce Member

We are very pleased to be a new member of the WCA eCommerce Network, consisting of selected companies within the cross-border eCommerce supply chain. Brunel Shipping now offers an extensive range of eCommerce services. We operate bonded warehouse/ ERTS solutions for FBA business at Felixstowe and Heathrow including LVBI imports, bulk […]