What is the nature of your business and business model?
TLS is freight forwarder, forwarder, or forwarding agent, also known as a non-vessel operating common carrier (NVOCC). This is a company that organises shipments for corporations to move goods from the manufacturer or producer to a market, customer or final point of distribution.
Our business is a wholesale supply chain administration business that connects sellers of consumer goods – mostly food and beverages or industrials that make food and beverages, but also other items such as textiles, paper and tobacco – with local country distributors or buyers.
What is Drop shipping?
Drop shipping is a supply chain management method in which the retailer doesn’t keep goods in stock but instead transfers its customers’ orders and shipment details to either the manufacturer, another retailer, or a wholesaler who then ships the goods directly to the customer.
What are the industries with which TLS cooperates
Our largest industry sector is FMCG, specifically beverages. We have clients in textiles, tobacco, health and beauty.
Where are TLS’ clients based?
Most of our clients are in based in Europe, namely Spain, Italy, Belgium, France, Netherlands, Switzerland and Austria. We also have clients in the US and China.
Currently, all our buyers are in West Africa, mainly Senegal. We have plans to expand throughout the region.
Who are TLS’ main clients?
TLS is the trading name of The Last Slug. Copyright © 2020 The Last Slug - All Rights Reserved. Company number 12008447
GTC Global Trading Company is a subsidiary of TLS - All Rights Reserved Company number 12639344
The Last Slug (US), LLC 0450482541
Level 30, The Leadenhall Building, 122 Leadenhall St, London,
England EC3V 4AB, United Kingdom.
London Chamber of Commerce and Industry (LCCI): L632777.
ICO Registration number:A8694193