Shipping Food & Beverage from Italy to the UK

With Sogedim you can plan your imports from Italy to anywhere in Great Britain!

As a specialized freight forwarder on the Italy – UK route with over 30 years of experience in managing formalities and requirements related to international transport, Sogedim has become the leading supplier for Italian food & beverage imports to the United Kingdom.
If you are either a retailer or a wholesaler or restaurant owner and you are interested in importing Italian beverages, wine and food products to the UK, you can rely on our shipping service designed exclusively to provide BRITISH importers with the best rates on the market.


Food & Wine from Italy?

  • Beverages, fruit juices, water
  • Shipping Fruit and vegetablesFresh fruits and vegetables
  • Shipping Frozen foods and ready-made mealsFrozen foods, ready-made meals
  • Shipping Food spices, ethnic cuisineFood spices, ethnic cuisine
  • Shipping wine beer spiritsWine, beer, spirits
  • Shipping Pasta and ricePasta, rice
  • Shipping tea and cofeeTea and coffee
  • Shipping chees yogurt dairy productsCheese, yogurt, dairy products
  • Shipping meat and cold cutsMeat and cold cuts
  • Shipping oil vinegar and seasoningsOil, vinegar and seasonings
  • Shipping pastries sweets snacksPastries, snacks
  • Shipping Pet foodPet food

Sogedim SpA is a leading freight forwarder well known for the efficient management of food & beverage exchanges between Italian companies and foreign distributors with a specialized division in the import transport of ambient and perishable foods (fresh and refrigerated), including fruits and vegetables, dairy products, processed meats, alcoholic/non-alcoholic beverages, spices and condiments of Italian origin.

Our operators offer transport solutions suitable for the proper and secure management of the Cold Chain. In-house customs formalities, full procedures related to VAT, CUSTOMS DUTIES and EXCISE, attentive and fully computerized management of beverage storage, packaging and shipping procedures, combined with strict adherence to industry regulations make Sogedim the ideal partner to meet all transport needs of any B2B partner looking to expand in the international market.

Several factors contribute to the added value that makes our TEAM one of the best in the logistics field for restaurant owners, distributors, wineries and wine companies:

  • ongoing training to provide and manage a high-quality service in line with current regulations;
  • specialized knowledge of products and packaging processes;
  • extensive expertise in customs matters;
  • a wide variety of shipping options and commercial solutions.


The best quality/price ratio!


The extensive partner network built by Sogedim has expanded over the years, ensuring increasingly efficient and widespread freight transport to the United Kingdom for our customers.

As partners in important domestic networks for pallet and groupage distribution, Sogedim offers tailorized, fast and secure collection services throughout Italy for any food and beverage category.

Other value-added services for British companies operating in the food sector include:

  • capillary distribution network across the British territory (48-72 hours);
  • reliable and on time collection and delivery services covering the whole of Italy;
  • daily connections Italy-UK-Italy;
  • several hubs throughout Italy and a fleet of more than 1500 vehicles on the road every day;
  • fast and safe road freight services at all stages;
  • continuous and guaranteed assistance;
  • online tracking;
  • competitive rates.

The ideal partner to move goods from Italy to the UK: superior import, designed for the food and wine industry throughout the United Kingdom

We handle wines and food products in line with the best commercial strategies to help your business excel in the market.


For the complete management of every organizational aspect of your shipment.

FTL Freight forwarding

FTL Freight forwarding

LTL Freight forwarding

LTL Freight forwarding

Groupage Freight forwarding

Groupage Freight forwarding

Express Freight forwarding

Express Freight forwarding

Contact us to find out more about importing Italian food products into the United Kingdom! Relying on a Leader in GROUPAGE distribution in a competitive and complex regulatory market like the UK can make a difference! Especially when dealing with fresh and perishable products, which require attention at every stage.

Before any transport begin, a meticulous inspection of the packaging is conducted and, after a serious check, our Food & Beverage department give the green light for shipping to Great Britain. If a shipment is considered as not properly packaged, our specialists will report any identified issues to the customer with the aim of guaranteeing safe services, prevent any hazard and build trusted and long-term relationships.
Customer-centricity and expertise in cold chain logistics are the keys to our success in ensuring products arrive on time, minimizing risks.

As a specialized freight forwarder on the Italy – UK route, Sogedim offers British importers the advantage of using vehicles equipped with refrigerated units for the reliable temperature controlled transport of cheese and dairy products, as well as all other perishable foods, such as fruits, vegetables, meat, wine, beverages, fresh pasta and mushrooms.
Sogedim provides customers with a highly reliable transport service for temperature-sensitive products with proven track record and smooth coordination during the supply chain, with commercial and operational advice at all stages.

The company support customers to solve any cold chain transport challenges, thanks to fast transit times to the UK and safe transport, ensuring goods will reach destination in alignment with customer requirements and goals.
Trust Sogedim for your temperature-controlled transport service to England, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland: ask our experts and in just few steps you will be able to have your fresh and perishable goods planned for transport to the UK!


from Italy to the UK?