Volumetric weight is a calculation formula used by courier and freight companies to determine whether the actual space taken up by a shipment (i.e. the volume weight) is greater or less than the actual dead weight. Shipping charges are then calculated on the greater weight of the two. Use this Online Volumetric Weight Calculator to Read More
To show our appreciation of the support from our clients, suppliers and contacts over the year, and instead of sending cards (as part of our eco policy), we’ve created this digital card. Instead of buying and posting paper cards we ask staff each year to nominate local charities or causes with which they have a Read More
The mark of quality. The safest way to protect your valuable and fragile artwork in transit is to involve a professional packer, and if it’s got the ShipArtTM name on it, it’s a double whammy! Why? Because any box that has our name stencilled on it says: the contents of this box are protected Read More
Below is an outline of the services that will be available over the festive period and into the New Year. As always Flight Logistics Group will endeavour to meet any of your delivery requirements during this time, but obviously not all of the standard routes will be operating, and it may be necessary to send Read More
Understanding the art market – perspectives from buyers and sellers. Part One – Natasha Kumar (artist) gives her views
Do artists and galleries get more interest and better sales at fairs, in a gallery, or selling online? Does one drive footfall to the other? Do you simply get a different type of buyer at a fair rather than a gallery? Do you get a lot of viewings at fairs but not many sales? And Read More
We are always interested in how people buy and sell art. Do artists and galleries get more interest and better sales at fairs or in a gallery? Does one drive footfall to the other? Do you simply get a different type of buyer at a fair rather than a gallery? Do you get a lot Read More
Flight Logistics announces its latest recommended posting dates for the UK and overseas destinations to ensure that businesses are prepared for the irregularities brought about by the Christmas period.
The first ever piece of art to have been created from start to finish within a Sotheby’s gallery, was produced recently by Dean Stockton better known as D*Face, as part of last week’s “Against The Wall” project. A first in Sotheby’s 250-year history, the mural is a striking contemporary piece that stands 3m high and Read More
E-commerce – Are you prepared for the effects of “Black Friday”, “Cyber Monday”, and the Christmas period?
Have you ever seen a Chinchilla take a dust bath? If you have, then you’ve got the perfect vision of events when Black Friday and Cyber Monday are in town. According to a report released by Adobe, Cyber Monday hit a new record of approximately $6.5 billion online sales last year in the US Read More
Hats off and congratulations to Movember UK, Sothebys, and D*Face who successfully led the Against The Wall project in support of Movember. It culminated yesterday in Sotheby’s selling artwork created and donated by 9 leading street artists and raising substantial funds in aid of men’s mental health.