Author Archives for Myra O'Neill

Visit us at Catex – Stand E20 – RDS 21st – 23rd February

February 20, 2023 5:17 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

CATEX – Ireland’s largest foodservice and hospitality returns to the RDS Dublin from Tuesday 21st to Thursday 23rd February. CATEX is an IFSA event, first showcased in 1965, and has grown in reputation and stature since inception to become a must attend event for the hospitality and foodservice industry. It provides a great opportunity for exhibitors and visitors alike to...

Allmed announce new partnership with Transnautica Global Logistics S.A. – Portugal

October 11, 2022 12:03 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

We are delighted to announce that due to the expansion and continued growth of our business in Portugal we have entered into a new partnership agreement with Transnautica Global Logistics, SA. Based in Porto with over 60 years in operation, Transnautica bring a wealth of experience and knowledge of the Portuguese market. They have an extended nationwide network, with distribution...

Brexit impact is now reshaping Dublin Port permanently as traffic patterns shift

August 18, 2022 11:04 am Published by Leave your thoughts

Brexit has accelerated the pace of change at Dublin Port. The port will reach its maximum capacity of 77 million tonnes throughput per annum by 2040. Prior to Brexit, a masterplan strategy was already under way to free up land within the main port, by encouraging non-core uses, particularly container storage, to locate at the inland site. Brexit, however, has...

Allmed announce New French Partnership with Transuniverse France

April 29, 2022 4:46 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Allmed are delighted to announce our new French Partner –  Transuniverse France. Located in 93616 Aulnay Sous Bois, Transuniverse France is part of the Transuniverse Group, headquartered in Belgium . They offer extensive coverage throughout all of Benelux, France , Central & Eastern Europe. Working with their main branch in Paris at Garonor, close to Charles de Gaulle Airport in Roissy,...

Shortage of Wooden Pallets throughout Europe

April 28, 2022 4:39 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

The European Pallet Association ( EPAL) and the European Federation of Wooden Pallets& Packaging Manufacturers ( FEFPEB) have both warned that wooden pallets – indispensable handling and storage products, may soon become harder to find in Europe. Normally Europe imports its wooden pallets and the materials to make them from Ukraine, Belarus and Russia.  The results for companies further down...

Hauliers Strike – Spanish and Italian Hauliers threaten strike from Monday 14th March

March 11, 2022 4:16 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Dear Customers, Please be informed that collection delays are anticipated due to the  strike action by Spanish and Italian Hauliers. This is expected to happen from Monday 14th March as a result of the rising fuel costs across this sector. We will keep you updated on a regular basis, but please allow for delays to occur when arranging your shipments.

Allmed are proud to announce our first PANECO container is loaded and en-route to Ireland

January 28, 2022 3:43 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

The Network of Networks… co-operation with our partner, PANECO, we are really excited to inform you that our first container is loaded and  en-route to Ireland.   With this expanded European wide network, Allmed can now confidently carry your goods to and from any destination in Europe. We can offer you affordable and reliable shipments with full traceability from start...

Permit system overhaul allows more non-European workers into Ireland

October 28, 2021 4:22 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

The Government’s scrapping of a cap on lorry drivers from outside Europe allowed to work in Ireland will not fill a huge shortage as a “nightmare” looms for the haulage industry in the run-up to Christmas, hauliers have warned. Minister of State for Business, Employment and Retail Damien English said an overhaul of the employment permits system for workers from...

Irish – French sea connections reach 44 with new Dunkirk terminal.

October 11, 2021 4:27 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Minister for European Affairs Thomas Byrne has today inaugurated a new Irish terminal at the French ferry port of Dunkirk, with Ireland-France sea routes rising from 12 before Brexit to 44 now. It has already handled nearly 50,000 freight units (trucks and unaccompanied containers) moving from Rosslare and back, as exporters side step the UK Land bridge since Brexit took...

UK Revises Timetable for Border Controls on EU Imports

September 16, 2021 11:29 am Published by Leave your thoughts

We would like to inform you that the UK Government announced today a revised timetable for the introduction of post-Brexit controls on imports from the EU. The Government has decided to postpone some elements of the new controls, especially those relating to sanitary and phytosanitary (SPS) goods including: The requirement for pre-notification of agri-food imports will be introduced on 1 January 2022 as...