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JRS Traction Ltd acquired by EFS Global

Posted On: June 26, 2018

EFS Global are pleased to announce the acquisition of JRS Traction Ltd.

Burnley based EFS Global which is one of the North West’s largest freight and haulage groups and currently has eight depots and offices across the UK, offering a wide range of services from UK and European Haulage with their own fleet, warehousing, air and sea freight, to commercial vehicle repair and maintenance services.

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New China Customs Data Requirements

Posted On: June 5, 2018

As you may already be aware of ‘The General Administration of Customs China (GACC) Announcement No.56’ effective 1stJune 2018 which requires further data included on all MAWB, HAWBS, MANIFESTS for destinations within China and those transiting to another Country outside China (excluding Hong Kong and Taiwan) and is applicable for all consolidated or direct shipments.

Here is an outline of the information requirements that EFS Global will require:

SHIPPER
Full address, postcode, contact name & number, VAT number.
If personal effects then Passport Number or CN ID number.

CONSIGNEE
Full address, zip code, contact name & number, Unified Social Credit Identifier (USCI 18 digit number)

‘ORDER OF’ OR NOTIFYING PARTY
Full address, zip code, contact name & number, Unified Social Credit Identifier (USCI 18 digit number).

DESCRIPTION OF GOODS
Must be detailed, general descriptions are not allowed.

CONSOLS
MAWB, MANIFEST and HAWBs must also comply.

For freight from/to the UK please complete the relevant online form here:

Air Freight

Ocean Freight

or call 01282 410044

EFS attain BRC Global Standard

Posted On: September 22, 2017

EFS Global has been awarded the BRC Global Standard for Storage and Distribution. The BRC Global Standard is considered as a benchmark guarantee of quality, safety and operational performance for the UK retail industry.

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We’re Hiring

Posted On: August 9, 2017

Our staff are at the heart of everything we do, to be the best we work with the best, due to continual growth EFS are looking for people to step up and play their part within our talented team.

If you want to work for a company that will help you to learn, progress, and excel, then you should apply today.

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Euro-Tran Despatch Join EFS Global

Posted On: May 24, 2017

We are pleased to announce that EFS Global has completed the acquisition of Euro-Tran Despatch based in Skipton, West Yorkshire, Euro-Tran Despatch who offer a comprehensive and competitive parcel and pallet collection and delivery service throughout the UK and Europe, joined EFS Group in April.

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#WeLoveMCR

Posted On: May 24, 2017

EFS Global would like to offer our sincere condolences to all affected in this atrocity and wish those injured a speedy and full recovery.

#WeLoveMCR #WeStandTogether