Welcome

OUR HISTORY

  • 2008
  • April 2008Import House founded
    With three other experienced members of staff, The Import House is formed, immediately bringing together over 50 years of experience.
  • May 2010Consolidation
    With two years of proven service to clients and rapid growth, The Import House confirms its position in the Import industry.
  • August 2011Trade Finance
    The Import House introduces its own Trade Finance service – helping fund clients purchases while bank funding remains difficult.
  • October 2012Chinese Nationals
    The Import House employs its own members of staff who are Chinese Nationals. This leads to greater success with negotiations and quality control.
  • November 2012Bespoke Wholesale
    The Import House rolls out its unique Bespoke Wholesale service. All of the core principles in a package designed to assist growing companies.
  • February 2013 Extension of Trade Finance
    We place further funds into our trade finance pool, extending our purchasing ability.
  • March 2013Sister Shipping Company Launched
    Horizon Shipping is launched to manage The Import House’s international shipping requirements.
  • April 2013 USA Operation Launched
    We expand our operations to San Francisco, where a 120,000ft2 fulfilment centre allows our clients to sell directly into the USA retail market.
  • June 2013 Company Staff Structure
    Re-Organisation
    A new staff structure is implemented to provide enhanced performance for our clients.
  • April 2014R e-Branding
    The Import House launches new website.