We do not see many issues going forward especially now we have a deal in place, but we have no doubt there will be some initial things to learn as we go forward during the early period. We are not expecting any tarriffs for the products we supply to apply to shipmments, but we will be required to produce customs paperwork for all shipments - either a simple CN22 sticker on normal post to a full commcial invoice for DHL shipments. We ship worldwide so this is not new for us, but just means we need to be apply the same process to all shipments outside of the UK.
Please note that we have received information from DHL that although duty and tariffs will not apply to European shipments local VAT will be charged and this will need to be paid by company / perspn receiving the shipments. Obviously if you are TAX registered you. will be able to claim this back in your accounting procedures.
Please note at the current time Royal Mail suggesting there are delays to post to Europe a
NFC Tags Buy: Which are best?
What NFC tags should you buy? So many choices, how do you know what NFC tag to buy?
NFC tags have many uses for example, payment, pairing devices and authentication. Here at SIRV we use NFC tags to help our clients:
- Evidence who has been where and, when (proof of presence)
- Track assets
- Track people
To satisfy customer demand we’ve purchased tens of thousands of tags from ZipNFC.
NFC Tags Buying Mistakes
Over the years we’ve made mistakes:
- Putting the right tags in the wrong place
- Buying tags too small to be seen
- Branding tags that didn’t need branding
These mistakes are expensive and reputationally damaging; no one wants to be responsible for replacing hundreds of NFC tags from beautiful new building
We are now preparing for our move from our current base in Essex to Suffolk which takes place next week w/c 23rd November 2020. As we are moving the business and distribution centre we will not be shipping any new orders from 20th November 2020 at 2pm to 27th November 2020 inclusive - as such any orders made during this period will be dispatched on Monday 30th November 2020. If at all possible to ship sooner we will let you know but for now assume they will be shipped on the 30th November.
As always if you have an urgent order that can not wait for shipping on the 30th November during this week please get in touch with us we will endeavor to find a way of dispatching to you sooner.
We will be available on email and by telephone if required although email will be safer in case our phone lines are down around moving day.
We do not sell ready made sample packs as we have set the shop up so you can order down to a single item across our range. This way you can decide which items you feel will suit for project. If you are uncertain you can always contact us and we can provide some advice and suggestions for you.
COVID-19 Service Update
29 December 2020
Shipping within the UK, Europe and to the rest of the world
Update - 29/12/2020 : Shipping within the UK, Europe and Worldwide has worked quite well over the summer and autumn with some delays, but generally good. However as the Covid-19 cases have increased and resctrictions have come into play around Europe we are starting to see delays to packages arriving. As such please be aware that both Couriers, Royal Mail or local postal companies will sometimes experience delays. For UK deliveries Special Delivery is still the safest option as it is guaranteed next working day even if they do not alw