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Knowing your pallet

Apr
28

When looking to send something bulky, heavy or unwieldy then pallet delivery may be just what you need. In fact, if you’re sending multiple items to one address then it’s also worth considering using a pallet and consolidating your delivery costs. As with parcels, pallets come with a variety of delivery options from economy to […]

Piano Removals – And Labour of Love

Apr
10

There’s a big difference between a pianist and someone who just plays the piano, and often the best way to tell is how they treat their instrument. Pianos are expensive items to buy when good quality is a must, and keeping them in tune and tip top condition is a labour of love. When it […]

How do you want your vehicle moved!

Apr
6

Vehicle transportation is a great way to get your vehicle delivered from A to B when you can’t (or just don’t want to) drive it yourself. There may be any number of reasons why your car needs to be transported or your van delivered, and there are a number of different ways you can get your […]

What’s included in the cost of transportation!

Mar
31

When listing an item, vehicle or general moves it’s difficult to understand the transport costs associated with your listing.  Sometimes you may think it’s a great quote but others wonder why is higher than you expected. So before buying your antique bureau for a bargain price on eBay consider how much it’ll cost to get […]

The Mechanics Of Freight Forwarding

Mar
30

If your company is looking to expand into international imports/exports, then sourcing yourself a good freight forwarder is going to be within your best interests. To those new to freight, essentially a term to describe the cargo being loaded on to a transportation vessel, freight forwarders will make all the difference to your logistic needs. […]

Getting The Most Out Of Delivery Quote Compare

Mar
26

Delivery Quote Compare is a fabulous resource for anyone looking for cheap courier, man and van, home removals, pallet or parcel delivery services, but there are a number of ways you can ensure you’re reaping the benefits in full that you may not be aware of. It may sound simple, but remember to check your emails. There’s […]

The costs and calculations of a transporter!

Mar
21

Many people who start transport companies approximate the cost of running a vehicle without taking into account all aspects of its operation and upkeep. Consequently, the vast majority of new owner-driver couriers tend to underestimate the amount. It is important to be as accurate as possible when assessing your overheads because you don’t want any costly surprises […]

eBay Courier Tips

Mar
20

We’ve all done it; you’re rummaging around eBay to waste some time during a particularly slow moment of your day when suddenly there it is, the perfect item that’ll make your life complete! And then you take a closer look and realise it’s being sold from somewhere 200 miles away and is collection only. Today […]

Free Home Removals Quotes

Mar
19

Moving is stressful enough without having to worry about the cost of a removals company. You know how it goes: plan everything, box everything, pay a fortune for someone to move everything (or, worse, move it all yourself) and still you can’t find the one box containing the kettle and all your mugs. Not to mention the […]

Making sure you get what you pay for when buying a vehicle!

Mar
13

We all know that your car or van is an incredibly important part of many peoples life. However, maybe now it’s time to move on to something new. You’ve been looking around and found the perfect vehicle. The only problem is, what are you going to do with the old one? It’s not going to […]