Seabrook Export Services
Seabrook Export Services Ltd, Shippers of fine & rare wines worldwide, has been established nearly 30 years and still going strong.
Operating from a secure 180,000 sq ft approved premises in Barking, with facilities for both Duty Paid and Under Bond stock, we specialise in the collection, warehousing, preparation and export of fine and rare wines Worldwide.
We currently employ a team of 10 staff who has worked for us for over 20 years, we feel we are strong leaders in the fine wine shipping market as our staff are very knowledgeable and have been highly trained to tell the difference between Petrus and Lafleur Petrus. We are proud to say we employ staff who are loyal, vigilant and take the extra care when handling this precious high value commodity.
We offer a comprehensive service available to both corporate and private Investors and Collectors, we specialize in strip and body labeling, the bottles (which is a legal requirement in the U.S.A),we also offer an inspection service, which includes checking, labels, corks, seals, and levels.
The security of client stock is paramount which is why we provide a secure environment for the storage of client goods. Our sites have:
>> 24/7/365 on site security guards.
>> Theft & Fire Alarm monitored via central station.
>> CCTV & Security Patrols
>> Stock Control & Auditing System
>> Secure Perimeter Fencing
>> Number Plate Recogniton camera for all in/out vehicle movements.
Fine & Rare Wine Expertise
Our warehouse team make concise judgments of the suitability of the case/carton for export
purposes, this all comes down to the numerous years of experience our team have acquired whilst working with us.
We can offer re-packaging into our own approved reinforced export cartons, polypacking, bubble wrapping are all part of our service, our packaging is one of the best in the trade, we have tested all the latest product’s over the years and we are completely satisfied with the packaging we now use, as Colin Powell once said “if it ain’t broke, don’t fix it”
All documentation is computerized and done on the chief system which is recognized worldwide, we are fully aware of the documentation which is required for different destinations.
All wines stored with us, are all indentified individually with a unique rotation number.
All client’s have the option of applying for their own individual account & password,
where they can check their stock online at their own discretion, we can also offer an escrow service for each individual.
We currently photograph every shipment which leaves our premises, this is then held onto a hard drive, so if any claims should arise in the future, we would have the evidence on record, we also use photography regularly to show overseas’s clients some of the conditions of the wines which have arrived into us, or to get them to verify this is indeed the condition of the wine they had purchased.
Trusted Flexible Services
We can organize single bottle shipments, to full container loads, we are very flexible in the services we offer,
in addition we offer clients a service where they can consolidate orders at our premises, and our experienced professional
staff can get your wine to you with the utmost expediency and ease.
We offer a daily collection and delivery service. Substantial insurance cover, including Liability and Professional Indemnity, is in force and we can also offer clients competitive premiums on ‘All Risk’ Marine Cargo cover, which is activated only upon written instructions. The company is a full trading member of British International Freight Association and trades under B.I.F.A. Standard Trading Conditions.