Accreditations and Memberships
Everyone within Denholm Logistics Group works hard to maintain standards of excellence. Our operations have gained accreditations and awards that demonstrate an independent review that certain standards have been reached or exceeded.
Denholm Global Logistics is approved by HMRC as an AEO. AEO is an internationally recognised quality mark that assures clients that the holder's role in the supply chain is secure, and that its customs controls and procedures are both fully compliant and efficient. Denholm Global Logistics undergoes a continued series of site inspections and checks on its security and operational process by HMRC to ensure that the agreed processes are in force.
BIFA is the trade association for UK-registered companies engaged in international movement of freight by all modes of transport: air, road, rail and sea. BIFA has around 1400 corporate members, known generally as freight forwarders, which offer a wide range of services within these various modes.
BIMCO is the world’s largest direct-membership organisation for shipowners, charterers, shipbrokers and agents and works to promote and secure global standards and regulations for the maritime sector.
The Global Standard for Storage and Distribution is designed to ensure best practice in handling storage and distribution of products and promotes continuous improvement in operating practices.
Denholm Logistics Group and its subsidiary companies are certified by the British Standards Institute (No: FS652697) and adhere to the ISO 9001 certification, the internationally recognised Quality Management System (QMS).
Cruise Britain is a joint initiative between British cruise ports and service providers to ensure the smooth functioning of all services vital to the successful delivery of a cruise call. From specialised ground handlers to agency support and towage, members are dedicated to providing the best possible service.
Cruise Ireland is a marketing co-operative, which was formed in 1994 to promote the island of Ireland as a premier cruise destination. Its members include Port Authorities, ship agents, ground-handling agents, retail and visitor centres, transport companies, local authorities and tourist organisations.
DFA (Northern Ireland and Republic of Ireland): Today’s digital world demands we work in an entirely new way. Every business has to collaborate in a secure environment with partners and customers, deliver innovation faster, make services more accessible and less costly. DF Alliance gives you the opportunity to be part of a global network with the potential to become larger than any multinational competitor in the current market.
IATA is an international trade body, created over 60 years ago by a group of airlines. Today, IATA represents some 230 airlines comprising 93% of scheduled international air traffic. The organization also represents, leads and serves the airline industry in general. To be recognized as an IATA agent has become a hallmark of quality for the airlines and public at large. Any person involved in international airfreight and complying with appropriate licence and legal requirements may apply for registration as an IATA Cargo Agent.
IIFA (Republic of Ireland): Established in 1962, the IIFA has 120 members nationwide who between them employ more than 3,000 people and handle more than 90% of Ireland’s €148 billion international merchandise trade. The association’s overall aim is to ensure that the concerns of members and their clients are heard and acted upon, thus ensuring that the flow of physical trade between Ireland and the rest of the world is as efficient and cost-effective as possible. The IIFA is also a founding member and serving partner with the National Logistics Associate Apprenticeship Initiative.
The Institute of Chartered Shipbrokers is the professional body for all members of the commercial shipping industry worldwide. The Institute was founded in 1911 and awarded a Royal Charter in 1920. The Institute of Chartered Shipbrokers sets and examines the syllabus for membership providing the shipping industry with highly qualified professionals. The Institute of Chartered Shipbrokers is the only internationally recognised professional body in the commercial maritime arena and it represents shipbrokers, ship managers and agents throughout the world. Members of the Institute are committed to maintaining the highest professional standards across the shipping industry and, as part of a professional body, members enjoy the benefits of an enhanced career in the shipping industry.
Denholm UK Logistics is a member of the Road Haulage Association and is committed to meeting, and exceeding, the associated values and Code of Conduct.
Denholm UK Logistics has been a member of RHA since 2003.
Customers looking for high quality warehousing with exceptional service levels have the peace of mind of knowing that companies belonging to UKWA have demonstrated the highest standards in warehousing.
With over 9,527 member offices in 194 countries around the world, WCAworld is the world’s largest and most powerful network of independent freight forwarders. The combined logistics might of the WCAworld membership exceeds that of even the world’s largest multinational freight forwarders.
Worldwide Partners Alliance (WPA) is an independent and professionally managed global network of leading transportation and logistics providers that specialise in both air and ocean freight forwarding and niche/specialised market services.
Worldwide Project Consortium (WWPC) was established in 2000 to connect independent project cargo forwarding companies under one umbrella. Today the Worldwide Project Consortium represents a top brand easily recognized within the project cargo industry. Through the WWPC, shippers, carriers and forwarding partners have a first class reference source to locate the most professional project cargo specialists in the represented countries.