Karl King transport Limited has added a Port-centric logistics operation to its existing supply chain solutions, with a 125,000 sq ft warehouse facility within the Port of Felixstowe, The UK’s busiest port to further expand it’s port-folio and logistics capabilities.
Our UKWA (United Kingdom Warehouse Association) award winning Port-centric logistics operations can provide our customers with; a customer specific seamless one-stop shop process, including, Importation and storage of containerised goods via port of Felixstowe, within our 125,000 sq. ft warehouse facility, provide own transport container collection from quay, Container de-vanning, palletisation to customer specifications, Strategic order pick and load planning, rework, onward delivery to final destination via own transport and third party logistics partnerships, Pallet network delivery service, On time in full and Key performance indicators (KPI) reporting, stock reporting via company WMS system.
With in excess of 300,000 sq ft. of modern secure warehousing and over 3,000 high bay racking spaces Karl King Transport can find a solution to your warehousing needs. From import de-vanning to export consolidation we have handled it, from Aerosmith’s European Tour Set and Elton John’s Rolls Royce to everyday items for the high street and supermarket chains and E-COMMERCE logistics management.
A comprehensive range of specialized equipment coupled with a split shift system means we are flexible enough to handle the most urgent of cargo allowing shipping lines agents and importers to massively reduce the time from ship arrival to final delivery saving demurrage costs and ensuring a reliable Just In Time service.
The implementation of supply chain innovations such as on-line stock control/reporting coupled with order picking, labelling and re-working has seen us offer customers a tailor made answer to whatever their handling or storage needs are.
- 300,000 sq ft. modern secure warehousing
- 3,000 high bay pallet spaces
- Prestige vehicle specialists
- Established Export Consolidation System
ERTS + BOND
Karl King Transport has its own ERTS (Enhanced Remote Transit Shed) authorised and monitored by HM Customs. This allows customers to remove their consignments from consolidated containers without awaiting HM Customs clearance of other parts of that container. ERTS customers enjoy a discounted and faster delivery of their consignments due to the ease of collecting from our own facility.
Karl King Transport operates HM Customs Bonded warehousing allowing us to retain the goods in the UK until the customer is ready to pay his VAT and Duty prior to delivery. This improves the customer’s cash flow and allows for stage deliveries from charges free stock with the peace of mind which comes from knowing their goods are secure in a customs approved warehouse.
- HM Customs monitor and authorised ERTS
- HM Customs Bond