We are an established company, offering a full range of exhibition logistics and associated exhibition transport services, for both domestic and international events and specialist projects.
We provide an unparalleled level of service for all types of events, from small trade shows right through to major international exhibitions and project logistics.
A Complete Service for exhibitors, exhibition organisers and stand builders
Much more than just exhibition freight forwarders – our worldwide network of agents is complemented by a highly skilled team, all of whom have first-hand experience of exhibition handling and working at major international venues.
Our expert team support you by managing all your domestic and international transport, Customs and on-site handling requirements – including using our contacts and the latest technology, to monitor all shipments throughout their journey, to the final destination.
In addition, our team will always be available to help – the systems and processes we have created deliver the highest standards in our industry and mean we can always be relied upon.
Why B Group?
Great events and special projects require precise planning and attention to detail – our business has grown by working closely with customers to provide a level of trust, reliability and quality of service that always delivers the best possible results.
We have a range of bespoke logistical services – from simply shipping a box of literature, to chartering an entire aircraft, ensuring our customers always achieve a successful event with a minimum of pressure.
Full Logistic Service!
Our comprehensive service includes all the advice and guidance you are likely to require with regard to Transport, Customs and On-site assistance.
Whether you are an exhibitor, exhibition organiser or stand builder, we understand that everyone has different needs and our aim is to provide a range of services that take the worry out of managing event logistics.
We provide all methods of transport, land, sea or air to virtually anywhere in the world, efficient and cost effective support, whatever your requirements.
No matter how big or small your requirements, you can be rest assured your shipments will be delivered safely and on time, using our integrated air, sea, and road networks.
We always use the method of transport most suited to your needs, depending on size, weight and timescales involved.
Our Services Include
- Express, dedicated vehicles, arranged at very short notice
- Domestic or worldwide pick-ups
- Return transport at close of show to origin or onto another event
- Interim storage from one event to the next, short and long term
Knowledgeable, capable support with a range of road transport options, providing a delivery service to and from your event. We can accommodate the carriage of small or large shipments at very short notice – domestic or worldwide.
Air freight services to most global destinations, accommodating urgent timescales, from small packages to chartering an entire aircraft.
Sea freight provides a highly cost-effective method of transporting a range of large, heavy or non-urgent loads to your destination. We will identify the most cost effective shipping routes and schedules for you.
There are a multitude of Customs regulations and clearance requirements depending on your global destination.
We have the right contacts and understand the essential requirements to ensure your shipment passes smoothly through Customs.
We also provide clear guidance and help with completing any necessary paperwork for all the countries we ship to.
Our Customs and Export Services include:
- Domestic import and export Customs procedures at all ports and airports
- Worldwide Customs clearance – either by temporary or permanent entry
- Re-export procedures at the close of the exhibition, event or project.
- Assistance with completing all necessary Customs invoices and associated paper work.
Complete ATA Carnet Service.
The ATA Carnet is an international Customs document, which allows duty-free and tax-free temporary import of goods for up to one year.
This allows exhibitors and organisers to make advance Customs arrangements and if required, use their ATA Carnet for several trips, as it is valid for a year.
The ATA Carnet is accepted into most countries, but not all – contact us for full details.
Our experienced team provide excellent on-site customer service for all events.
We are able to provide lifting, storage, logistical services and assistance to help ensure your event runs effortlessly.
Our On-Site Handling Services include:
- Unloading from vehicles and delivery to stand
- Reloading back onto vehicles at the close of the show
- Re-lifting and positioning of exhibits, using necessary lifting equipment
- Provision of lifting equipment to assist in stand erection
Collection, interim storage and the return of empty boxes before, during and after the event.
We are also able to offer long and short-term storage at our secure warehouse facility in Essex.
Our storage option is Ideal for exhibitors and contractors who don’t have the room to store their equipment, or as a temporary overspill warehouse.