Author: Ken Stewart


03 Nov ForwardOffice SalesTrip formally launched

SalesTrip, a next generation Mobile App from Forward Computers, is fully integrated with the backoffice ForwardOffice CRM module and, as part of our cross-platform family of mobile Apps, can run across Apple, Android or Windows smartphones and tablets. It provides your Sales team with the means...

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19 Apr FCL welcomes Scanlink Transport & Logistics AB

Congratulations to Gothenburg-based Scanlink Transport & Logistics AB, who recently placed an order for ForwardOffice and are now in the process of a phased implementation and integrating it with their own internal systems. Scanlink wanted more efficient and productive ways of working and needed a system...

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10 Feb FCL welcomes LTS Distribution

Forward Computers offers a warm welcome to Birmingham-based LTS Distribution, who recently completed their implementation cycle and went live with ForwardOffice. The LTS management wanted a functionally-rich system that would meet all of the requirements for their freight forwarding and supply chain solutions – while at...

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26 Jan BIFA Freight Service Awards 2015

The ceremony for the BIFA Freight Service Awards 2015 took place on Thursday 21st January at The Brewery in London. In its sixth year as sponsor of the "Specialist Services" category, Forward Computers was delighted to present the award to the very worthy winner, Dynamic International...

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13 Jan CHIEF “Technical Refresh”

CHIEF Import/Export services unavailable on Saturday 16th January. FCL has been notified by HMRC that there is to be a four hour outage for the CHIEF Technical Refresh on the 16th January between 10.30 and 14.30. The current CHIEF servers and operating systems are coming to...

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08 Dec e-AWB adoption in the UK

Although its e-Freight initiative - and e-AWB adoption in particular - has been much slower than IATA would have liked, penetration has nonetheless been growing year-on-year. However, this appears to be moving up a gear in the UK with IATA's recent press announcement that 15...

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14 Sep Version 7.2F released

Version 7.2F is released containing 16 significant enhancements. In addition to further streamlining ForwardOffice Quotations and Operations, this version also delivers powerful new drag-and-drop functionality into the Hub Entity Security model....

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05 Aug Version 7.2E released

Version 7.2E is released containing 14 significant enhancements that deliver valuable new functionality in various areas of the system including Operations Workbench, Operations Dashboard, Customs Worksheets, Transport operations and ForwardVision Order Management....

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03 Jul Version 7.2D released

Version 7.2D is released containing 25 significant enhancements. These provide additional functionality in various areas of the system including Quotes, Operations, Invoicing, Credit Control, Job Costing and Corporate Reporting. This version also delivers a completely revised UI for the "Transport Drag-and-Drop" program, which includes a...

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23 Jun FCL welcomes Paul Davis Freight Services

Headquartered in Bristol, and with facilities in Southampton, Jersey and Guernsey, Paul Davis Freight Services specialises in both consolidation and distribution services to all the UK's offshore islands and Northern and Southern Ireland. To further improve the efficiency of its freight operations, Paul Davis Freight Services...

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