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phs Teacrate, the market-leading crate rental service provider in the UK, extends its exceptional services to Birmingham. With a strong reputation for handling equipment, packaging products, and crates, we move over 9 million crates annually, supporting various industries including removals, storage, food processing, distribution, retail, and fit-out companies.

Our Dedicated Service in Birmingham

In Birmingham, we extend our industry-leading service to cater to the specific needs of our customers. Our experienced sales, account management, and customer support teams are committed to delivering exceptional satisfaction, with a proven track record of 99%+ customer satisfaction scores. We understand the unique requirements of businesses in Birmingham and offer expert advice to help them find the ideal crate size and type.

Timely deliveries are a priority for us, and our standard delivery option ensures next working day delivery to any location within Birmingham. With over 100 staff members and a fleet of 29 vehicles, we have a robust operational infrastructure to provide efficient and reliable delivery services throughout the city. Our strategically located depots in Birmingham enable convenient customer collections, ensuring a seamless experience for our valued clients.

Innovation at phs Teacrate, Birmingham

To enhance our service quality, we have developed a unique bar coding technology. This technology allows seamless tracking of your products from the initial delivery to the final collection. Backed up with numerous management reporting now available, the tracking of your crates couldn’t be simpler.

phs Teacrate gives you full support 24 hours a day via Cratelink, a market leading online crate management system. This allows you to amend an order, specify deliveries or collection, access historical information and produce reports.

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Our products

With crate capacities ranging from 25 to 165 litres, no job is too big or too small for phs Teacrate. We serve the needs of households and businesses undertaking home or office moves, re-organisations, refurbishments or complete relocations.

We offer rental and outright purchase options and complimentary custom logo branding. Our crates are manufactured with phs Teacrate owned equipment, from tough polypropylene and provide a high level of protection for contents. They may be stacked when full and nested when empty for space saving. All our crates are 100% recyclable at the end of their life, therefore fully adhering to the waste framework directive and helping the environment.

We have a wide range of RTP products to meet the requirements of the food and retails sectors as well as logistics operations across a range of industries. Our products include bale arm crates, plastic pallets and pallet boxes.  We also offer a full wash service where we collect, clean and return your food crates ready to use. We have the capacity to wash up to 400,000 crates every week.

Our accreditations

At phs Teacrate we are an Investor in People, a member of the British Association of Removers and holders of ISO 9001:2000 and ISO 14000.

phs Teacrate are part of the phs Group, the leading UK workplace services provider.

phs Teacrate is dedicated to delivering exceptional crate rental services in Birmingham and beyond.

Fun Facts about Birmingham

1. The City of a Thousand Trades.

Birmingham is known as the "City of a Thousand Trades" due to its history of being a major manufacturing and industrial center.

2. Cadbury was founded in Birmingham

The iconic chocolate brand Cadbury was founded in Birmingham in 1824. The city still houses the Cadbury World visitor attraction, where visitors can explore the history and indulge in chocolatey delights.

3. More canals than Venice!      

Birmingham has more canals than Venice! The city's extensive canal network spans over 35 miles and offers picturesque views, waterfront attractions, and leisurely walks.

4. Famous author J.R.R Tolkien drew inspiration from Birmingham. 

​The famous author J.R.R. Tolkien, known for writing "The Lord of the Rings" series, spent a significant part of his life in Birmingham and drew inspiration from the city's landscapes in his works.

5. Home to the oldest working cinema in the UK.

Birmingham is home to the oldest working cinema in the UK, the Electric Cinema, which first opened its doors in 1909. It continues to screen a diverse range of films, combining historic charm with modern technology.

6. Creative and vibrant city 

The city boasts a vibrant street art scene, with numerous murals and graffiti artworks adorning its buildings and public spaces. The annual City of Colours street art festival celebrates Birmingham's creative spirit.

7. Home the one of the largest retail destinations in Europe.

Birmingham's Bullring shopping center is one of the largest retail destinations in Europe, housing over 200 stores and attracting millions of shoppers each year.

8. Birmingham Botanical Gardens.

The Birmingham Botanical Gardens, established in 1832, showcase an exquisite collection of plants and flowers spread across 15 acres of beautifully landscaped grounds.

9. Distinctive accent and dialect.

Birmingham is famous for its distinctive accent and dialect known as "Brummie," which is characterized by its unique pronunciation and vocabulary.

10. Birmingham's significant role in the Industrial Revolution. 

The city played a significant role in the Industrial Revolution and was home to notable inventors and pioneers, including Matthew Boulton and James Watt, who developed the steam engine that revolutionized industry worldwide.