21-04-15 – SEAFAST SAILS OFF WITH QUEEN’S AWARD

  Seafast Logistics, part of the UK-based Seafast Group, is delighted to announce, on the birthday of Her Majesty the Queen, that is has gained the highly prestigious Queen’s Award for Enterprise in the field of International Trade. Based in Suffolk, UK, Seafast Logistics provides logistics services to a wide variety of customers all over the world, and the award recognises the growth in overseas earnings the company has achieved.  Seafast Logistics was the only company in Suffolk to have won the award this year. The company works in some of the most difficult and inaccessible parts of the world, providing tailored strategic solutions for the delivery of mission- critical supplies, vehicles and equipment for customers including the UK Government and overseas clients. It focuses on aiming to achieve growth in difficult and emerging markets, and is renowned for its innovation and flair in tackling some of the most intractable logistical problems. Its services are directly tailored to clients needs: combining its strengths in sea, and overland transport with port-based warehousing and distribution capabilities. Seafast have been recognised within the logistics and transport industry, having gained several awards for their bespoke shipping and logistics operations.  They have been amongst Containerisation International’s winners of “Logistics Company of the Year”, and have been commended by Containerisation International and BIFA in their “Environment Awards”. “This is a wonderful recognition of the great team effort that lies behind our achievement in creating growth for our company in countries throughout the world, including some of the world’s most difficult and inhospitable logistical environments”, commented Seafast’s Chief Executive, David Halliday. “We have a reputation as...

25-03-15 – Landmark achievement for Seafast Group & Cargill Meats Europe

          Today has marked the handling and loading out of our 1000th container of a single product type for our key customer CARGILL MEATS Europe. SEAFAST GROUP is proud to be the Service provider to Cargill and handle CARGILL MEATS Europe UK Imports and multiple SKU types. SEAFAST manage the product from vessel arrival through to delivery to distribution centre working closely with our Customer, the Port Of Felixstowe and the Port Health department to ensure the smooth and cost effective transit of product between Port and Distribution centre, ensuring the product is palletised and labelled to final customer requirement. Seafast Group Operations Director David Baker commented; “We would like to take this opportunity to thank CARGILL MEATS EUROPE for their continued support and we look forward to continuing to build upon this working relationship and handling the next  1000 containers ensuring at all times we deliver “excellent customer...