Chef Ready perishable |&| non-perishable food items, via overnight export or regular ocean export
Express export is also available with our ‘same-day’ delivery service in temperature controlled boxes and in temperature controlled holding areas.
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Questions & Facts
Our Ocean-freight ‘receiving terminals’ are in both Jacksonville and Miami, Florida. Our ‘mail-forwarding’ ‘receiving-terminal’ is located in Jacksonville Florida. Details of these locations are stated in our ‘New Membership Packet’ that is sent out to all Members, when they register on our website.
We also have receiving terminals in India and China, that are primarily used by our business/corporate clients that wish to move ‘bulk-cargo’ from manufactures in these Countries. We do both ‘ocean-freight’ and ‘air-freight’ from these regions. Once dispatched from these Countries, the cargo is then received in Florida, where they are further dispatched to our clients Country.
Our, building materials / electrical cables / lighting / winds and door items; are all USA Grade specified and to be more specific, 90% of our products are designed and tested for use in harsh Costal Region climate, where rust and the corrosive sails-air are prevalent. We also boost about our selection of ‘rust-proof’ lighting fixtures, which are primarily from various countries in Europe (some of our high-end door and windows also have these properties). All of our products are approved for sale in the USA, Canada, Central America and the Caribbean.
In addition, all our roofing and roofing materials are coded for Miami-Dade Hurricane Building Code. All Steel Re-bar, Lumber, Metal-tracks, Metal studs, Nails, screws are approved for the USA Registered Building Codes – as well as for the more stringent building codes such as in Bermuda, where rebar needs to be galvanized.
Additionally, we also ensure that all our electrical fittings / electrical cables / breaker-boxes / switches / and lighting fixtures are under UL Building Codes and approved for the USA market.
We have strict guidelines for all our products, especially our finished products such as our Decor Wholesale products. Our manufactures are selected based of the criteria of how their products withstand the ‘salt-air’ conditions and ‘hurricanes’ within the tropical regions of Florida, the Caribbean and Central America, and it is only until specific criteria-sets are met that we establish a distributorship agreement with those manufactures.
And it is on this basis that 90% of our lighting-fixtures are covered by our ‘Rust-proof Policy,’ and originate from manufactures in Europe and a few USA manufactures. Likewise, 85% of our plumbing fixtures and from the USA manufactures. 65% of our furniture split between USA and European manufactures while the rest are between China and Brazil. 95% of our wooden-floors are from Brazil, and are specified in the category of ‘hard-wood’ to prevent termite damage. Our TV’s, refrigerators, washing machines, dryers, stoves, ovens, microwaves are also governed under these principles and originate between the USA and Europe.
We offer 3 different levels of Wholesale Membership (see our, Mail/Cargo Forwarding & Logistics Service, page). Simply review the various membership options, and select the one that best suits you. Submit your request by pressing ‘submit button’ and begin your wholesale shipping. Please note that all our Membership packages last a period of 1 months and are renewed for a year automatically by our online system.
Our Specialty-baskets are dispatched via ‘same-day arrival’ air-cargo service
All packages and cargo are trackable from the moment they arrive at our ‘Receiving Terminal’ and are logged into our Virtual Mailbox. Each shipment that is logged in our Virtual Mailbox has a ‘package ID number’. This ‘package ID number’ also serves as the tracking number, and is used when requesting our collecting your package from our Branch Agent, or should you have any queries regarding your package.
All tracking information, invoices, and shipping information can be found by logging into your personal ‘Members Private Account’. Both the username and password were emailed to you when you registered.
This information and documents are also the very same details that will be required for clearing your cargo from your local customs.
Yes we do. Our Commercial Air-cargo Services is ideal for both small-bussines such as boutiques, auto-part stores, that might average around 10+ pounds in cargo – to our large-organizations such Postal Offices in the Caribbean, Central America or South America that seek a more economical solution to both consolidate and dispatch their mail/parcels in an efficient and more timely manner. This services is also trackable minute-by-
We also have ‘securly-locked metal vaults’ that are GPS-monitored, that are ideal for the shipment of high-value items such as jewelry for a Jewelry Store. All our cargo deliveries are finalized with a complete with ‘proof-of-delivery-signature’. And all for a fraction of the cost of what you would be quoted by FedEx, DHL, or UPS.
Simply request the use of any type of container, request a ‘booking-number’, and send all your items to our Miami ‘receiving-
In addition, note that all shipping details, invoices, shipment details and tracking information will be logged into your ‘Membership’ account, with added notification via email. This service is available for both perishable and non-perishable goods.
Additionally, LCL (Less than Container Load) packages are also handled in the same manner.
Yes, we do ‘Consolidated-packaging’ for Air-cargo shipments to ensure that the ‘dimensional-weight’ per package is as minimal as possible. And also that consolidated packages stay within the most economical ‘weight-rate’ as best possible.
We also provided a ‘Re-packaging’ service if a single shipment is to be broken-down and re-shipped to multiple destinations. As we strive to be an economical ‘express-bulk-air-cargo’ services our minimal shipping weight is 55-lbs per each re-package cargo. Smaller-packages are consolidated with weekly ‘Branch Agents’ shipments, to be more economical in cost per weight.
Yes, you can personally collect your package at your local international airport. This procedure is only done in countries where we do not have a Branch Agent currently present. In cases like this a PayPal E-invoice (online invoice paid via credit card), is emailed to the ‘Member’ that will be collecting the package for immediate payment either via credit-card or via a PayPal Account.
Upon receipt of payment the ‘Member’ is emailed the required documentation and ‘Cargo Release’ needed to receive your package from the ‘Air-cargo Ground Agent’ at the local international airport and also clear Government Customs.
However, all shipping charges must be paid in full prior to dispatch procedures from our Florida facility. The ‘Member’ will be responsible to gain knowledge of all Government Duty Fees from a local shipping-broker for the clearance of their cargo.
All packages are inspected for damages upon arrival to our receiving facility. If packages are received with any leakage of contents, it is removed, labeled as a DHG (dangerous and possibly harmful good), photos are taken to be emailed to the Member (as this is needed for the Member to file a claim with their sender). The package is then discarded under the guidelines of mail/cargo forwarding guidelines.
If cargo is received in ‘good condition’ it is immediately covered by our insurance until received by the Branch Agent. At which point the cargo is then placed under the Branch Agent’s insurance and protection package until the Member has received or signed that they have received their package (whichever comes first).
In addition, we do offer a Third-party Insurance, if requested by our Members, sometime required for high-valued items or certain perishable-goods.