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Windows 7 End of Life approaching.
Windows 7 End of Life approaching.

For close to a decade, Windows 7 has been at the cutting edge of technology for businesses around the world. Now, it’s reaching the end of its support, potentially putting businesses at risk of security breaches. If you are still using... READ MORE

Keep safe!
Keep safe!

A recently vulnerability was reported with RDP (Remote Desktop) in Windows, Microsoft have released a patch. This highlights the need for good IT support, and considered advice. TCP Port 3389 should not be opened to the web, and Network... READ MORE

Press release – Hosted IT is the future says Albacore
Press release – Hosted IT is the future says Albacore

Southampton, UK, May 2019 – The leading supplier of IT solutions, support and connectivity to the freight industry have been providing hosted servers for more than 10 years and continue to see an increased uptake by their customers... READ MORE

MIES International Limited
MIES International Limited

Established in 1977, MIES International offers a comprehensive range of multi-modal transport services, incorporating customs clearance, warehousing, cargo handling, export packing and an extensive range of value added services. They operate... READ MORE

31 May is Brexit Grant application deadline
31 May is Brexit Grant application deadline

Contact Albacore if you need assistance with your grant application. End of Intermediaries Grant Scheme As part of an £8 million investment to support training and automation in the customs intermediaries sector, a £5 million grant scheme... READ MORE

New account manager
New account manager

We are pleased to welcome Mehran Ravandi to the Albacore team as a new account manager. Mehran will be dealing with customer liaison and consultancy in helping to deliver Albacore’s IT services to our ever increasing customer base. READ MORE

HMRC extends deadline for Brexit grants
HMRC extends deadline for Brexit grants

Many of our customers have applied for, and received, Brexit grants to improve their IT systems. The deadline for applying has now been extended by HMRC until 31/05/2019, it is the final opportunity to apply. https://www.gov.uk/guidance/grants-for-businesses-that-complete-customs-declarations... READ MORE

Press release, end of Windows 7
Press release, end of Windows 7

The leading supplier of IT solutions, support and connectivity to the freight industry warns that shippers and freight forwarders need to act during the first half of this year to ensure that their IT systems are ready for the end of extended... READ MORE

Brexit Grants Available
Brexit Grants Available

On Friday, the Government laid a number of Statutory Instruments in Parliament relating to Customs in a no deal scenario. Please see the attached link for more details: https://www.gov.uk/government/collections/customs-vat-and-excise-regulations-leaving-the-eu-with-no-deal... READ MORE

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BIFA Awards 2018-19

Finalists announced in the BIFA Freight Service Awards 2018     26 freight forwarders make BIFA’s freight service awards shortlist   26 freight forwarding companies have been shortlisted as finalists for the nine service-related... READ MORE