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In the last six months, the cost of timber used for wooden pallets and packaging manufacturing has increased by 25%. This means that the price of brand-new wooden pallets continues to rise. That’s not the only thing escalating. Due to the higher cost of new pallets, the demand for reconditioned pallets has increased as more […]
At RPS, the wellbeing of our employees is paramount. Sir Richard Branson once said: “Clients do not come first. Employees come first. If you take care of your employees, they will take care of the clients.” We share the same sentiments. Last year, we introduced the ‘Cycle to Work’ scheme to our employees. The scheme […]
Did you know there are an estimated 250 million pallets in circulation in the UK? Pallets come in all shapes and types and can be used in many industries – most can be recycled and reused to reduce waste and optimise an existing product for multiple trips. RPS collects and supplies recycled pallets and we […]
In a 2019 study, it was found that UK employees ‘waste’ two hours a day searching for data and information, resulting in a 16% drop in workforce efficiencies. If there is one thing we don’t like doing at RPS, it’s wasting anything and our pallet collection for reuse service is testament to that. That is […]
At RPS, our team is here to take the hassle out of pallets by collecting, supplying or recycling them. We thought we would offer an insight into how our national pallet collection service works and also share our latest service video for you to watch. We collect all different sizes and specification of pallets from […]
As we recently blogged, with the rise in the number of both home and business deliveries made during lockdown, there would almost certainly be an increase in timber prices – and that seems to be the case. According to the European Federation of Wooden Pallet and Packaging Manufacturers (FEFPEB), further price increases are inevitable in […]