Descartes Sponsors Extra Mile Category of the BIFA Freight Service Awards 2023


Descartes Systems Group, the global leader in uniting logistics-intensive businesses in commerce, announces its sponsorship of the Extra Mile Award at the BIFA Freight Service Awards 2023 for the 7th year.

Open to all members of the BIFA trade association, the BIFA Freight Service Awards is widely recognised as one of the most prestigious events on the industry calendar, celebrating special achievements in its different sectors. The Extra Mile Award is a specialist category for members that can provide specific examples of innovation and/or customer care by adding value and exceeding their customers’ expectations.

Descartes provides international freight forwarders and shippers a single customs filing platform to import and export freight across international borders. Descartes’ software is used by most major forwarders and shippers in the UK to optimise speed of entry with single data entry for multiple countries, boosting productivity, improving data quality and helping to ensure regulatory compliance.

“We’re delighted to again sponsor the Extra Mile Award of the BIFA Freight Service Awards 2023 and celebrate those companies in the forwarding industry that excel at serving their customers,” said Howard Marsh, Customer Success Manager, Descartes Systems UK. “Descartes’ customs, freight and transport management solutions are an integral part of helping to ensure efficient operations and high service for many freight forwarders was well as shippers.”

The awards ceremony takes place at The Brewery, EC1Y 4SA on January 18th. Good luck to all finalists!

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