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Contingency Plans Around Brexit and Beyond

November 2018       Dear Customer   Contingency Plans Around Brexit and Beyond   Exporta, like all businesses is setting out plans to ensure seamless operations throughout 2019. We are a well-funded and resourced business, currently operating with buffer stocks in our UK warehouses of between 3 and 10 months dependant on country of origin and forecasted sales.   While it is impossible to predict outcomes and all possible scenarios, we are putting in place the following measures: –   Sufficient warehouse space has been created enabling buffer stock... Read More

Charity of the Month – September 2018

Originally posted by Don Marshall, 27/Sep/18   This September we are supporting MacMillan Worlds Biggest Coffee Morning  Every Coffee Morning changes lives. The World’s Biggest Coffee Morning on Friday 28th September is Macmillan’s biggest fundraising event for people facing cancer. They ask people all over the UK to host their own Coffee Mornings and donations on the day are made to Macmillan. The first ever Coffee Morning happened way back in 1990. It was a rather small affair with a simple idea: guests would gather over coffee and donate the cost... Read More

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Not all pallet collars are made equal

Originally posted by Craig Dunn, 30/Jul/18   The world of Pallet Collars should be a simple one.   Need some collars Find a supplier with a good reputation Negotiate price Buy the collars Take delivery Get the cigar out.   But there’s a flaw in this stepped plan.  And it occurs in step 1. You see not all collars are equal.  A collar from one supplier could have a load limit of 6,000KG and be made of planed, chamfered timber, from sustainable resources with galvanised, riveted hinges.    Another supplier... Read More