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Filplastic appoint new North West Business Development Manager

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Filplastic’s new Business Development Manager will enable the company to focus on its North West customers. The Yorkshire-based commercial storage and display solutions company has recruited Kerri Shepherd, who brings nearly 20 years of experience in shelving and racking industry to the role, to cover the region. Her patch extends from Shrewsbury and Telford in the south to Preston, Blackburn and Burnley in the north, and west into Wales. According to Managing Director Paul Taylor, North Wales and the North West has historically been one of the company’s most productive patches, but in recent years the company has not been..  - Read More

15 year old Wire Storage Baskets still going strong!

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Tags: Builders MerchantWire Storage Baskets

Filplastic has received images of our wire storage basket range ‘Filplastic Baskets’ still in use by one of our customers.  From a distance, you may be mistaken that these are brand new but the baskets were sold in June 2003, making them 15 years’ old! Whilst there’s obvious wear and tear to the baskets after 15 years of use, the vast majority of the baskets are still in excellent condition and fit for purpose. The images below are of the C2DS range. In this instance, the baskets have been used for storing building plastics in a warehouse. Whilst some might..  - Read More

Filplastic retain IIP accreditation until 2021

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Filplastic is delighted to announce that we have successfully retained Investors in People (IIP) accreditation until 2021. IIP are a Community Interest Company, who lead the drive for better leadership and better workplaces. Having started out as a UK Government project, IIP is now an independent, not-for-profit company that helps thousands of organisations to lead, support and manage people well for sustainable results. Alison Taylor, Personnel Director for Filplastic commented “This is such an important accolade and reflects what a fantastic team we have at Filplastic.”   - Read More

JTD gets Filpastic helping hand

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Tags: Builders MerchantCantilever RackingFilplasticnewsPallet RackingPigeon Hole RackingShop Shelving

Racking specialist, Filplastic has delivered a £75k contract to help growing merchant, JTD Building Supplies establishing a new base. JTD moved from its original location in Meltham near Huddersfield to Brockholes near Homfirth in July this year, after extensive design and fit out work carried out by Filplastic. The regional business saw off competition to win the contract in a competitive tendering process. Filplastic designed and fitted out the trade counter, shop warehouse and yard, supplying display plinths and shelving, and pallet, cantilever and pigeon hole racking as part of the contract. JTD Building Supplies was established in 2011 in..  - Read More

Transform your shed for less than £75 (including VAT & Delivery)

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Transform your shed for less than £75! You often see Blogs and Pinterest posts utilising creative ideas to declutter and enhance your shed storage options. Whilst there are some absolutely fantastic ideas out there, sometimes you just don’t have the time and resources to utilise these projects fully. Therefore, we set up a quick task to see if we could transform this shed for under £75 (inc VAT & Delivery). The shed in its original state (see image below) is probably a familiar site across the country… Cardboard boxes used to ‘store’ small parts (including paint brushes, screws, and spare..  - Read More

New Handling & Access Website www.storage-equipment-online.com

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Announcement! You may have noticed that a large amount of stock is no longer available on our website. This is because we have opened up a new specialist handling and access website: www.storage-equipment-online.com The new website will provide a huge range of products including: steps, sack trucks, trucks and trolleys, lifting equipment, office furniture as well as many other products. The current Filplastic website (www.filplastic.com) will continue to provide our stock products with fast delivery, whilst combining our continued high quality with low prices.        - Read More

Filplastic Coffee morning raises over £700 for local hedgehog sanctuary

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Our first event of the year has been a success! The coffee morning held at our Eastrington Office on Saturday 14th July was set up in order to raise money for local charity ‘Pricklington Palace’, a voluntary hedgehog sanctuary. Pricklington Palace is a small (13 bedded) sanctuary for hedgehogs.

Filplastic host Coffee Morning in support of local charity

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Filplastic are proud to be supporting local charity 'Pricklington Palace' this coming weekend (14th July). Pricklington Palace are a completely voluntary not for profit hedgehog sanctuary in Howden, East Yorkshire. We will be hosting a coffee morning at our sales office in Eastrington (details on image) which will take place from 10am - 1pm. Entry is £3 (children free) and will include tea/coffee and a large slice of cake. See image attached for further details.      - Read More