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Food and Drink

EV Cargo is the intelligent link between food and beverage manufacturers, producers and brewers requiring distribution solutions to retailers, wholesalers and end-users. Utilising our vast resource of warehouse, full-truck, part-load and courier capabilities, we can provide immediate and cost-efficient access to consumers.

Food and Drink at a glance

Leading food and beverage brands from all over the world entrust EV Cargo to fulfil their orders, 365 days of the year.

Our highly experienced and technology-led warehouses pick over 3.3 million cases per week, while our transport operation delivers 130,000 pallets of food and drink products with both full and part loads. Having BRC accredited facilities allows us to deliver best-in-class and scalable fulfilment for competitive differentiation.


As omni-channel fulfilment and logistics specialists, we have dedicated teams supporting eCommerce and retail. We provide our clients with access to a comprehensive suite of flexible delivery services and, through our economies of scale, we can leverage competitive pricing.


Facilities with BRC, ISO9001, Soil Association, AEO, HMRC wet and dry bond accreditation.

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EV Cargo employs leading edge WMS solutions that are fully integrated into our customer ERP systems, offering control, efficiency and full visibility.


With over 1.6million sq ft across the UK, we offer a full range of capabilities for receiving, storing, handling and dispatching pallets, cases or individual items for both long and short-term projects.


With shifts in trends becoming ever increasing, we have over 20,000 delivery vehicles and a comprehensive range of approved partner hauliers allowing you access to an agile and efficient transport structure catering for every need.

Customer support

We pride ourselves on our service and building robust and healthy long-term partnerships. By providing a dedicated team for client engagement, we encourage regular communication where customers benefit from enhanced KPI reporting through to regular continuous improvement initiatives.

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Seasonal focus

Seasonal demands for most products can be planned, however, as an industry we are now experiencing events that can make orders unpredictable. EV Cargo employs a partnership approach to ensure any spikes are negotiated, maximising your product availability on-shelf or to the consumer direct.

Our operational teams have the experience and understanding to forward plan and adapt and, with the extensive resources available to EV Cargo including our On Demand Warehousing function or flexible 4PL offering, we are perfectly positioned to effectively deal with challenges while maintaining the highest standards.

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How EV Cargo works with the food and drink sector

Whether arriving by sea or road, products can be available for dispatch at an unrivalled speed. This ensures food arrives fresher with longer shelf life – a benefit for the manufacturer, retailer, and consumer.

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Our expert air, road, ocean and rail freight services ensure you are in safe hands every step of the way. Our scale and resourcefulness has been proven to unlock savings of up to 20% of the cost of inbound logistics to the UK.


You’ll have access to over 50 years of industry wide experience, knowledge and successful relationships through our proactive client relations team.

Bespoke service

We tailor every supply chain solution, ensuring product availability in this dynamic marketplace. Be it a 3PL/4PL combined solution or providing immediate warehousing support through our On-demand Warehousing platform, our powerful products can provide an ideal solution.



Our leading cloud-based technology offers the ultimate in supply chain transparency, allowing you full visibility and control of your food and drink products throughout the supply chain, from manufacturer to end user.

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Frequently asked questions about Food and Drink?

Yes, our systems are already linked to Shopify and Amazon, along with many of the other online platforms. Our FBA support service provides the flexibility to prepare and send goods into the Amazon network to the required specifications, as well as operating Vendor Fulfilled Prime. nically on our web portal within 24 hours of receipt at our processing facility. And after each trading period we provide a set of Key Performance Indicator (KPI) reports which indicate the delivery performance achieved.

Within our warehouses we have both dedicated areas or employ specific segregation where appropriate, which are both Soil Association and BRC accredited. Where applicable, our drivers will check products or potential hazards once loaded to minimise the chance of rejection.

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Best bar none

At EV Cargo we understand the complexities of unloading, storing, shipping and distributing your alcoholic beverages both nationally and internationally, which is why our trusted global network ensures the arrival of your goods in pristine condition.

We operate HMRC bonded facilities and can provide the benefit of transporting under Movement Guarantee. Through our pallet distribution and courier services, we can deliver palletised freight and cases overnight to every postcode in the UK.

Speak to our Food and Drink team of experts

If you’ve got a query about our food or drink delivery service, a member of our team is waiting to hear from you.

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