Air, Sea and Road Freight Operations:

ForwardOffice provides a fully integrated operational environment for all modes of international transportation – and all types of shipments – with flexible, fast and user-friendly data entry and a host of documentation and reporting options. Operational functionality can be further enhanced through a wide range of optional ForwardOffice modules – from Order Management through to auto-charging, invoicing, Job Costing and e-Document generation, to name but a few.

Transport Operations:

With flexible configurations, sophisticated planning tools, automated Communications and comprehensive Job Costing facilities, ForwardOffice Transport Operations allows you to control all the activity of your transport department for your own and/or sub-contracted vehicles, allowing you to accommodate all types of road transport, from simple domestic to inter-depot trunking and international movements.

Warehouse Management:

Providing all of the functionality required to maintain complete control over both transit goods and goods in long-term storage, across multiple virtual warehouses, our Warehouse Management system includes barcode labelling and a variety of HHT and RF solutions. Naturally, it includes direct interfaces with freight and transport operations.

Management Information:

ForwardOffice includes an extremely wide range of flexible and sophisticated reporting tools. Data may also be accessed directly by standard Windows reporting tools for subsequent manipulation.


FCL has a long involvement with e-Commerce, from the early development of EDI links with UK customs, through to a variety of unilateral and bilateral EDI solutions for customers, partners and carriers. ForwardOffice incorporates facilities for data exchange through a variety of interfaces and formats, including XML. Through our “FCL-ASP” platform, we provide our customers with highly cost-effective web-based solutions.