01392 311420

Unexpected shipping costs! How to avoid them.

Unexpected shipping costs can decimate your profit margin or make a project nonviable, so you need to avoid them whenever possible.  The story below explains what happened to one of our new customers recently. We were asked by a new customer to arrange the clearance and delivery of some items they had bought from a […]

Christmas 2016 Opening Hours

                    Thank you from all of us, for all your support in 2016 As in previous years, the money that would have been spent on Christmas Cards, will be donated to St. Petrocks to help Exeter’s homeless. Our Opening hours over the festive period are as […]

Brexit Planning Workshops

The I.O.E. are running Brexit Planning Workshops Designed to look at how your Imports or Exports are going to be affected in the short and longer term, as well as how you can spread your risk. Dates and full details can be found at: http://www.export.org.uk/shop/brexit-workshop Dates available: 25/10/2016 – London 24/11/2016 – Manchester

ISCA Fine Art Logistics

Horizon antiques shipped by ISCA Forwarding

Specialist fine art logistics company launches in Exeter As reported in the Exeter Daily News, We have  launched a new specialist division, Isca Fine Art logistics. The article explains: Established in 1981, Isca Forwarding has spent the last 35 years shipping consignments around the world. Over the last 10 years the company has seen a significant […]

Hanjin Shipping

You may have read or seen in the press, reports about the South Korean shipping line, Hanjin Shipping’s bankruptcy. We would like to reassure all of our customers that we do not have any shipments in transit or scheduled to be shipped by Hanjin Shipping who went into receivership yesterday. If you have any questions about […]

Shipment of the Month – Catering Kiosks

Pinlk catering kiosk

A fabulous kiosk, which is so flexible and easy to use. We have been working with www.cateringkiosks.co.uk for many months now, bringing to the UK these unique trailers. The Catering Kiosks are ideal for many types of trading, including the sale of  Coffee & Cakes, Pizzas, Baked Potatoes, Burgers & Hot dogs, Popcorn,Fresh Gourmet Wraps, Sandwiches, Mac […]

ISCA Fine Art is coming

For many years ISCA Forwarding has worked closely with many local artists, sculptors, antiques, collectors and auction houses to pack and send goods all over the world. Over the years we have packed and shipped hundreds of items, all of which are priceless to their creator and buyer. Virtually all of the work we have […]

Container Weight Verification update

SOLAS (Safety of Life at Sea & Container weight verification.) ISCA Forwarding a very pleased to confirm that we have been approved by the MCGA (Maritime & Coastguard Agency) as a “Registered verified weigher” for the goods & containers that we load on behalf of our customers. The charge for this service is £15 – […]

Pack wisely to avoid problems

Careful when packing When you pack your goods to send overseas, it’s really important that you are very clear about exactly what you are sending. We have had a couple of occasions where customers have “popped in a couple of extra items” and when we have found them we have had to remove them. Not […]

Marine Insurance

We are guilty of having posted this topic before, but it’s always worth repeating. If the worst happens and your freight is damaged or lost, the parties responsible for carrying it only have limited liability. This means that when you come to claim, you may find that you get a settlement far lower than the […]

1 2 3 5