Trading with the EU post-Brexit

We’re open for business in Europe, are you?

With borderless trade soon coming to an end, UK businesses will have to adapt to meet new customs regulations, and this could include Duties & Taxes.

We’ve been preparing for these changes for 4 years, working closely with our partners and carriers to expand our service offering and evolve our software to make this transition as smooth and seamless as possible for customers, so their business is protected. This includes: 

1. Cross-border delivery

2. Intra-Europe Warehousing and Fulfilment

3. Returns

We can help you do the same.

Trading with the EU post-Brexit

We’re open for business in Europe, are you?

With borderless trade soon coming to an end, UK businesses will have to adapt to meet new customs regulations, and this could include Duties & Taxes.

We’ve been preparing for these changes for 4 years, working closely with our partners and carriers to expand our service offering and evolve our software to make this transition as smooth and seamless as possible for customers, so their business is protected. This includes: 

1. Cross-border delivery

2. Intra-Europe Warehousing and Fulfilment

3. Returns

We can help you do the same.

1. Cross-border delivery

Break down Brexit barriers with GFS Checkout

Retailers say Duties & Taxes are the #1 barrier to international expansion*

Our delivery options platform GFS Checkout now includes a Duties & Taxes Calculator to provide full transparency of delivery costs – even after Brexit.

Watch the video to see how!

*GFS and Tamebay international survey 100+ decision makers, eCommerce businesses with £1m-£50m turnover– September 2018.
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Level up the customer experience

  • 1000+ global carrier services across 200+ countries to give customers choice of delivery
  • Intelligent rules engine tailors delivery to each customer based on their order type and location
  • Duties & Taxes Calculator presents full cost transparency including import/export duties
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Simplify cross-border delivery

  • Automatically calculate Duties & Taxes with choice of DDP or DDU
  • Incorporate D&Ts with the cost of delivery or present to the customer to pay at the end
  • Dynamic delivery options can be switched on/off in real time in line with demand and operational capacity
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Globalise your delivery operation

Integrate with our GFS International eCommerce Services to get access to our specially selected couriers, chosen for their quality of service and cost-efficiency in each country.

Combine with our multi-carrier labelling platform GFS Selector to despatch parcels anywhere in the world with paperless trade for full customs compliance – through one single solution.

2. Intra-Europe Warehousing and Fulfilment

GFS Europe: Adapt your EU fulfilment to manage delivery and returns across Europe

GFS Europe can offer its Carrier Management & delivery services across the EU as well support your warehousing & fulfilment needs, allowing you to improve your service proposition and manage costs when border-free trade ends on 1st January 2021.

By moving parts of your supply chain to Europe you can bypass onerous customs processes and avoid import/export duties to reduce the risk of delays for a smooth and seamless customer experience.

Avoid delays & cumbersome admin to give your customer the seamless, best-in-class service they deserve:

  • Full GFS Enterprise Carrier Management, including labelling, tracking & returns
  • Optional Storage, fulfilment and pick & pack from  convenient EU locations
  • Parcel collections, deliveries and returns from/to anywhere in the EU and globally

3. Returns

Complete the circle with GFS Global Returns Pro

Simplify your global returns process and reduce costs with this fast and affordable solution that offers a market-leading consumer experience.

Give customers a high-end returns experience without the high-end cost:

Immediate access to a global network of 200+ returns services, localised in 35 languages

Electronically generate customs declarations for duty relief on cross-border returns

Quick and easy deployment in 1-2 days with a flat affordable monthly fee