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DeRoyal Industries, Inc. and DeRoyal Global Healthcare Solutions, Limited (DGHS) announce their new partnership agreement with the third party logistics company (3PL), Seabourne Group, Ltd., based in Egham, UK. Commencing 1 September 2013, DGHS will ship its orders and inventory of DeRoyal-branded products through Seabourne’s warehouse located in Eindhoven, Netherlands for customers located throughout Europe. With products readily available at the warehouse, this will allow DeRoyal’s European distributor customers to receive orders with much shorter lead times. Lessening inventory, allowing customers to order smaller quantities, and an overall lower cost will equip customers with more freedom, flexibility, and better cash flow. “It is an exciting time for DeRoyal and we are delighted to announce this partnership. It is our strategic goal to strengthen and deepen customer relationships by providing the best service possible, and an improved supply chain is a major element in this,” stated Michael Lekeler, Vice-President of International for DeRoyal. For nearly two years, DeRoyal has operated an Irish company, DeRoyal Global Healthcare Solutions, Limited, in Ireland. This was the initial step to provide better customer service to the European customer base. Since opening this office in March 2012, DeRoyal has expanded the European customer service operations to cover the Middle East and Africa, giving customers the option to conduct business in either US dollars or Euro. “The opening of this 3PL warehouse will further allow DeRoyal to bolster our business in Europe”, stated Bill Pittman, DeRoyal’s President and Chief Operating Officer, “while offering them better and more reliable logistics.”
The directors of Seabourne Group Limited are pleased to announce the latest addition to the Group’s ever expanding range of logistical services. PLI (International) Limited, based in Luton is a very successful company which provides publishers with a fulfilment and international distribution service. The company was acquired on 30th April from Mr Martin Berriman who will remain with the organisation ensuring continuity and optimum integration of the company into the group
As of 1st April Israeli customs have introduced new customs clearance procedures.
All dutiable items over $100 to companies will require their Vat number for clearance. In order to avoid delays, please ensure Vat numbers are clearly written on the invoice or awb. If you are not able to obtain one please provide a valid telephone number for the consignee.
Shipments to private individuals will require their I.D number or Passport number. Again please ensure these are written on the invoice or awb for shipments over $100. Telephone numbers will be required for any private and po box addresses.
Documents or printed matter over 5kg will be classed as a dutiable item and will be subject to local clearance charges. These shipments will also require an invoice with a value of at least $5per kilo and consignee’s Vat number regardless of the value.
The current weather conditions in the Netherlands may cause disruptions for our delivery service and collections.