Press Release: Channel Ports chooses ClickSend to manage vital Brexit SMS
London – 26 Aug, 2019 – Channel Ports announced it is partnering with ClickSend, a global leader in business communication solutions, to send Brexit updates to drivers and customers via SMS.
British ports are on the frontline of Brexit in terms of being directly affected and with a potential No Deal Brexit some changes could be complex and rapid.
Channel Ports are the leading neutral Customs clearance agent in the UK with a proven track record of quickly and efficiently keeping vehicles and consignments on the move through the customs clearance process. Good communications are key within the process.
This is why Channel Ports are fully committed to keeping all its customers informed of Brexit and any changes that directly affect them. They have partnered with ClickSend business communications software to utilise their SMS capability to rapidly distribute information during this period of great uncertainty. Drivers will be kept informed in real time of live status updates as and when Brexit unfolds.
“Channel Ports are fully prepared for Brexit, Deal or No Deal and will be working with ClickSend to inform drivers of live status updates by automated SMS.” Says Paul Wells, Director Channel Ports
ClickSend are proud to be helping Channel Ports deliver time-critical SMS to drivers across the UK. “We love the forward-thinking nature of Channel Ports to leverage SMS, which has open rates of 98% so messages get read and are delivered in seconds. While most companies would default to email, they understand how vital this information may be to their drivers and customers who require it in real time, using ClickSend means they’ll be updated quickly and effectively” says Martyn O’Brien, Sales Manager (Europe) ClickSend.
ClickSend is cloud-based business communication software that anyone at any level can use to easily create unique, integrated communication campaigns using SMS, Email, Voice, Fax and Post globally. ClickSend continues to revolutionise company-customer interactions, making contact easier, more efficient, and more accessible than ever before. ClickSend is business communication, solved.
About Channel Ports
ChannelPorts are the leading neutral Customs clearance agent in the UK with a proven track record of quickly and efficiently keeping vehicles and consignments on the move through the customs clearance process.
They provide a complete customs clearance service for trucks through the Port of Dover and via the Channel Tunnel.
Freight tickets for most ferry services in and out of the UK can be purchased from Channel Ports at discount prices. They offer rates to cover everything from small vans through to roadtrains.
Phone: 01304 203105 (+44 1304 203105)