Over 25 years specialising in worldwide freight forwarding and management services.

Over 25 years specialising in worldwide freight forwarding and management services.

The story so far



On August the 14th 1995 Quality Freight Services Ltd was born. I moved into a first floor serviced office with my second-hand desk & chair, a new typewriter – word processor and my phone book, and off I went...



Employing our first colleagues to cover for me. Once I was convinced they weren’t going to ingratiate themselves with my best clients and then leave, I opened the doors...



We saw the arrival of Steve Harris, followed quickly thereafter in 2003 by Duncan Winn. 2004 was the move to Shipley and our first ‘computer server’. Jo Broomfield joined in 2005, Keri MacInnes in 2006 and Jonathan Wilson in 2010. Newcastle opened in 2007 followed by Cannock in 2010.



Following the opening of Cannock, Manchester followed thereafter in 2014 and 2016 saw the opening of Sheffield. The East Midlands office began in 2017 and it was only 2018 when Heathrow opened. Early 2019 brought in the Leeds office and 2020 Hull arrived...


January 2021

Internal Customs Department Opened - Due to Brexit and the changes in process which were then required for shipping outside the UK, it was decided to establish an in-house customs department. QFS Customs are based at the Manchester office.


November 2021

Quality Freight Services Ltd: Haulage Division Started Operations - The Operator Licence, ‘O-Licence’, was granted by the Traffic Commissioner to QFS in September 2021. November saw the first QFS HGV’s operating across the UK.

Our Satisfied Customers

“Each member of the Quality Freight Services Ltd team has extensive knowledge and are highly experienced in every aspect of freight, offering an efficient cost-effective service. We offer a professional and bespoke service to all of our customers. Shipping cargo to and from anywhere in the world with a no hassle service guaranteed. We are a growing company but are still small enough to care about your specialised requirements. Your freight is safe in our hands.”

- Martin Johnson (MBE)

Company Director

Our Services include

Air Freight

Same day collections from the UK

Sea Freight

Shipments available worldwide

Road Freight

International and the UK


Express door to door service

We also specialise in Custom Clearance…