Why didn’t the peanut cross the ocean?
Health and safety in food transportation is one of the strictest areas of customs compliance. But how does this apply to the humble peanut, and what’s changed recently? Find out in this article.
A Client Review: Koornstra & Co
What are the unique challenges of working in perishable goods when thinking about Customs? We spoke to Koornstra & Co to find out:
Foodstuffs customs: trick or treat? How to keep your supply chain sweet this Halloween.
Importing food presents a health risk, with inadequate shipments known to cause disease if they haven’t been prepared, treated, or checked correctly. Therefore, clearing your foodstuffs through customs requires more than a standard import declaration.
Christmas shortages expected in the UK again this year
With less than ten weeks remaining until Christmas, retailers around the UK are beginning to display festive goods in store. However, could shelves be emptier than last year with the cost-of-living crisis, ongoing logistics problems, and a clear reduction in shipments from the Far East?
New Food Labelling Requirements Delayed Until January 2024
Following the delay of EU foodstuff customs clearance requirements in July, further regulations surrounding labelling have now also been delayed.
All You Need To Know About Import Declarations For Organically Grown Products
Companies that want to sell imported products in the European Union as organic products need to make sure they have all the necessary documents in order. One of the most important documents, in this case, is the Certificate of Inspection.