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How can we improve your pooling operation?

Exporta has long been known as one of the UK’s foremost suppliers of Plastic Pallets with a broad and diverse range of products to suit any pallet application. As we continue to work with our manufacturing partners to further broaden and deepen our range, we bring into stock a full line of pallets in virgin HDPE material that are particularly suited to the pooling market, building on the success and proven performance of the same line in recycled material introduced nearly 2 years ago. Typical closed loop pooling operation Over... Read More

The Key Benefits of Plastic

The Key Benefits of Plastic Ideal for Export – exempt from ISPM15 regulations and accepted in all countries without the need of a heat treatment certificate! Lighter – saving up to £40/pallet on airfreight costs and reduces amount of CO2 emissions in transport of goods! Hygienic – no dirt or dust ingress into factory, and no contamination issues which is ideal for food and Pharmaceutical industries! Easier to Handle – lighter for safer manual handling and no sharp edges or splinters Easy to Clean – can be steam cleaned or... Read More

Charity of the Month – December 2018

Every Month we nominate a good cause to be our Charity of the month and any money we raise that month will be donated to that cause. Our Charity of the Month for last Month was: Save the Children We took donations for wearing Christmas jumpers and for cakes as well as our normal ‘tuck shop’ profits.

It’s time to clear up the clutter…

The request always comes up from the shop floor – I need some more shelving to put away all this stuff lying around! – then you ask, well what do you need? The standard response is – I just need something strong, looks good and just “works” – Exporta has the answer..   Longspan shelving never ceases to be the great middle of the road product that sits at the top end of the shelving range but is a lot more compact than pallet racking and is designed for manual... Read More

New year, new space?

New Year, New Space? All companies will have set a sales target for this year and that target would usually filter down through the organisation and each department would have the opportunity to make changes to align to that target. With the internet having already changed the world considerably and indeed still continues to do so at an ever-increasing rate, have you considered how your stores, distribution centres, or warehouses have had to adapt and change to keep up with the pace of change? Having worked in the Distribution sector... Read More

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