Comply Direct partner company, Uniserve, turns 30 on the 21st of June. In a series of articles our news team take a look back at how a small time cargo transporter became a global enterprise . With companies such as Comply Direct , London Stansted Cargo, CPi and End of the Line wholesalers in its group, Uniserve is no longer just the UK s largest privately owned freight and logistics company.
On the 21st of June 1984, Iain Liddell hatched the idea for Uniserve 1 the day before his 21st Birthday. Having worked for Ellerman City Liners, gaining insider industry experience of the new era of container consolidation for transporting cargo on a large scale, Iain set the ground work for the largest freight service provider in the UK Uniserve are masters of sea, air and land freight and by relentlessly focusing on delivering value to its customers, Uniserve has become synonymous with quality, reliability and innovation. Find out more about Uniserve services in partnership with Comply Direct > > 2 The freight and logistics services provider operate by tailoring everything around the end user, ensuring that costs are kept low and the quality of service high.
Having developed the freight side of the business into a globally recognised brand, Uniserve has since diversified into retail and supply chain development services as well as investing in valuable start-ups like producer compliance scheme Comply Direct . Today Uniserve employs over 500 staff across 11 different sites in the UK and Ireland alone and in 2012 opened its new headquarters and base for the Supply Chain Academy at Upminster Court in Essex. Iain Liddell and Uniserve celebrate 30 successful and diverse years of business in 2014 with a celebration event planned for the 21st of June where staff, supporters and key stakeholders will join together to revere over how far the company has come.
Comply Direct are very proud to operate in association with the Uniserve Group and we wish Iain and company an ever prosperous future.
Keep an eye out for our next spotlight article on Uniserve in the near future.
To find out more about our partnership or the services provided by either the Uniserve Group or Comply Direct please get in touch > > 3 References ^ Uniserve (www.uniservegroup.co.uk) ^ Find out more about Uniserve services in partnership with Comply Direct > > (www.complydirect.com) ^ To find out more about our partnership or the services provided by either the Uniserve Group or Comply Direct please get in touch > > (www.complydirect.com)
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