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Dachser win the Staff Development category.

Dachser win the Staff Development category.

Dachser saw an intake of 12 new apprentices in September and October 2017 across all 4 of their UK branches into their Customs and Business Apprenticeship scheme. The programme provides A-level students with an apprenticeship in the logistics industry. The process which is monitored and assessed by Dachser’s chosen DFE and OFSTED accredited training partner [...]

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Southampton Welcomes Milan Maersk

Southampton Welcomes Milan Maersk

Southampton Welcomes the Largest Container Ship Ever to Visit the Port, more news here

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Brexit: UK suggests ‘temporary customs union’ with EU

Brexit: UK suggests ‘temporary customs union’ with EU

The UK has set out the “ambitious new customs arrangement” it wants to secure with the EU after Brexit. Ministers said the plans would mean the “freest and most frictionless possible trade” with the rest of Europe.

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Matt Sturrock rejoins Albacore

Matt Sturrock rejoins Albacore

We are delighted to announce that Matt Sturrock will be rejoining Albacore on Monday 10th July. Matt first came to work at Albacore in June 1998 which were the early days of Albacore and I’m sure he is very well know to many of our customers, its great to have him back with us.

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BIFA Awards 2017-18

BIFA Awards 2017-18

The British International Freight Association – www.bifa.org – has added a culinary touch to its annual Freight Service Awards event as this year’s competition opens for entries. BIFA’s Director General, Robert Keen has revealed that the celebrity host for the awards ceremony in January 2018 will be entrepreneur and musician Levi Roots. “I am often [...]

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25th anniversary today!

25th anniversary today!

Thursday 23rd March 2017 sees Albacore celebrate our 25th Anniversary. We were formed on the 23rd March 1992 and have specialised in providing IT services to the Freight and Logistics industry from the start. Here’s to the next 25!

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Visit Multimodal 2017

Visit Multimodal 2017

Join us on stand 7002. This year to celebrate our 25th anniversary we are also sponsoring the Multimodal Hog Roast join us on Wednesday 5thApril between 18:00 – 20:00. To register or upgrade to an Albacore VIP use the code VIPALB – put this in the priority code box when registering. www.multimodal.org.uk See you there!

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Celebrating 25 years

Celebrating 25 years

This year Albacore are celebrating our 25th anniversary Albacore was formed in March 1992, to mark our anniversary this year we will be sponsoring the ‘Hog Roast’ at Multimodal on Wednesday 5th April starting at 5pm. Everybody is invited and it will be great to see as many of our associates and customers as possible.

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DSV – win, CCL – Highly commended

DSV – win, CCL – Highly commended

Demonstrating a commitment to staff from day one the Young DSV programme sees trainees follow a two-year apprenticeship combining on-the-job training with classroom learning and examinations. Trainees are coached on all aspects of the industry as well as the DNA of DSV ensuring true engagement with the DSV brand and reducing attrition. Also in the [...]

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BIFA Freight Service Awards 2016

BIFA Freight Service Awards 2016

For the 8th consecutive year Albacore are sponsoring the Staff Development Award, the registration deadline is 5:00pm on Friday 23th September. The award ceremony will be held on Thursday 19th January 2017 at The Brewery, in the City of London. The event will be hosted by former competitive swimmer and television presenter, Sharron Davies MBE [...]

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