September Update – Supply Chain

Supply Chain Following on from our August update, we believe that it is important to continue to brief you on events happening in the Supply Chain World. We are doing this to provide you with relevant information and detail that may help you in forecasting or heading off supply issues as we enter the peak [...]

October 2nd, 2021|


Free training classes to prepare your business for Brexit Your Local Enterprise Offices are continuing to offer freetraining classes to prepare your business for trading with theUK after 31.12.20. They ask… Are you Importing or Exporting to/from the UK? Do your goods pass through the UK on route to other markets? Will you continue to [...]

September 9th, 2020|


BREXIT NEWSLETTER NO. 5 We are where we are however we got here, now we need to figure out where we are going. In 1822, Great Britain withdrew from the “Concert of Europe” (Initially comprising Austria, France, Prussia, Russia and GB) and put herself into what was termed “Splendid Isolation” until 1902.The reasons are summed [...]

July 15th, 2020|

Business All Star – Accredited

Business All Star - Accredited Hawthorn Logistics are proud of our recent accrediation to the Business All-Stars national recognition programme . Our partnership - "Today more than ever it's important to stand out in a way that not only gets you in front of your ideal audience but also allows you to illustrate the value you bring [...]

March 2nd, 2020|

The development of new air freight surcharge system

The development of new air freight surcharge system It is well known that current airline surcharge system is causing difficulties for airlines, freight forwarders and, most importantly, shippers. Under the current system overall freight rates fluctuate according to changes in oil prices, causing instability for shippers and interfering with their long term planning. [...]

September 9th, 2015|

Asia-Europe freight rates continue to fall

Asia-Europe freight rates continue to fall Following up on our recent post about sea freight rates fluctuations, the quoted predictions from SeaIntel proved to be correct. The supply-demand imbalance continues and cutting capacity does not help to avoid rate erosion. The latest Shanghai Containerised Freight Index shows that only during the last week [...]

August 25th, 2015|