Quality Freight Group was founded in Ireland in 1990. The business has evolved to becoming an operator in its own right as a Shareholder of Geest Ireland, operating its own feeder vessels and its own state of the art port facility at Ellesmere Port on Merseyside, UK.
Quality Freight Ltd. established in Dublin.
Geest Ireland JV Under the set up we became a vessel operator on NL / Ireland route pioneering 45ft Door Door trade.
Quality Freight UK Ltd. was established.
Quality Freight Ltd. acquired Edward Nicholson Ltd. which had traded over 120 years with stevedoring, agency and chartering operations at Ellesmere Port on the Manchester Ship canal.
Edward Nicholson Ltd. was merged into Quality Freight UK Ltd., which now holds the long term licences at both Ellesmere Port and Liverpool Main Port.
Geest Ireland And Geest North Sea Line NL sold the service to Samskip, thus allowing QFG to maintain strong European links.
Quality Freight Ltd. pioneered as major shareholder the creation of Bulk Logistic Solution Ltd., a dedicated bulk food specialist. See for more information: www.bls-bulk.com
2010 and 2011
“BLS Chemical Ltd” and “Global Liner” (BLS BV) were introduced to the business. See for more information: www.bls-bulk.com
Quality Freight Netherlands commenced operations in Rotterdam Port area with warehouse / office facility.
Created a specialist Deepsea Forwarder Click Freight Ltd. Now fully owned by Quality Freight UK Ltd. and operating out of Ellesmere Port.
Quality Freight UK Ltd. commenced operations in Alexandra Dock Liverpool: A dedicated grain facility. Quality Freight Ltd formed Quality Freight Express Freight: LCL – Trailer operations (UK/IRE).
Quality Freight Ltd takes equity stake in Manifests.ie incorporating: ships agency, chartering, AEO, customs clearance and port services.