Dixon Forwarding LimitedSpecialists in wine transportation

Our services

We specialize in the collection, transportation and delivery of wine, sprirts and beer from any area of France, Spain, Italy, Portugal, Germany and Benelux.

We will arrange the collection direct with your suppliers and deliver either under bond, to a bond of your choice, or duty paid to any address in the UK.

Consignments are delivered either on the carrying vehicle or via one of our depots on smaller vehicles, depending on your requirements and size of consignment.

We work closely with our REDS registered customs agent and are able to deal with your duty paid consignments, if you are not registered, and can deal with any customs or excise queries that may arise .

We can collect any size of consignment from 1 pallet up to full loads.

Prices are by quotation upon request.

Meet the team

Gillian Smith - Managing Director

Sarah Tomkinson - Director

About us

Dixon Forwarding Ltd was founded in 1990 by Dennis Dixon.

Having previously worked in freight , transport and customs clearance for over 30 years. Dennis started Dixon Forwarding with his daughter Sarah and Gillian Smith , as a forwarding company for wine shipments. His aim was to offer a competitive and efficient groupage service for wine importers .

Dennis retired in 2002 and moved to the South of France. Gillian Smith took over the running of the company assisted by Sarah and between them they have over 50 years experience in the trade (they started very young).