As the leading service provider for crates, handling equipment, and packaging products, we move over 9 million crates every year, extending support to industries such as removals and storage, food processing and distribution, retail, and fit-out companies. This solidifies our position as the market-leading crate rental service provider across the UK.
Our Dedicated Service in Islington
Benefit from our industry-leading service with experienced sales, account management, and customer support teams, ensuring utmost customer satisfaction. With a track record of 99%+ customer satisfaction scores, our team provides tailored expert knowledge and advice to meet our customers' unique needs in Islington.
Understanding the distinctive requirements of our customers in Islington, we assist them in finding the perfect crate size and type, guaranteeing timely deliveries. Our standard delivery option ensures next working day delivery to any location within Islington. With a robust operational infrastructure, boasting over 100 staff members and a fleet of 29 vehicles, we deliver efficient and reliable services throughout the city. Additionally, our strategically located depots in Islington make customer collections hassle-free.
Innovation at phs Teacrate, Islington
To elevate our service quality, we've introduced a unique bar coding technology, enabling seamless product tracking from the initial delivery to the final collection. Supported by comprehensive management reporting, crate tracking couldn't be simpler.
Experience round-the-clock full support through Cratelink, our market-leading online crate management system. This empowers you to amend orders, specify deliveries or collections, access historical information, and produce reports, all available 24 hours a day for your convenience in Islington.
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.
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 Islington and beyond.
Fun Facts about Islington
1. Vibrant Borough of London
Islington is a diverse and lively borough located in North London. It is known for its unique blend of historical charm and modern cosmopolitan atmosphere.
2. Historic Origins
Islington has ancient origins, dating back to the Saxon era. The name "Islington" is believed to be derived from "Giseldone," which means "Gisla's hill."
3. Upper Street: The Longest High Street in London
Upper Street, located in the heart of Islington, is often touted as the longest high street in London. It is famous for its eclectic mix of shops, restaurants, and theaters
4. Birthplace of the Suffragette Movement
The first meeting of the Women's Social and Political Union (WSPU), founded by Emmeline Pankhurst, took place in Islington in 1906. This marked the beginning of the suffragette movement, which fought for women's right to vote.
5. Angel Tube Station
Islington is home to Angel Tube Station, one of the few London Underground stations named after a geographical feature (Angel Islington). The station's name also inspired the title of the romantic comedy film "Four Weddings and a Funeral."
6. Arsenal Football Club's Roots
The famous Arsenal Football Club has its origins in Islington. In 1886, a group of workers at the Royal Arsenal in Woolwich formed a football team, which later became one of the most successful clubs in English football history.
7. Antique and Vintage Markets
Islington hosts various antique and vintage markets, attracting collectors and enthusiasts from all over London. Camden Passage, in particular, is well-known for its charming antique shops and stalls.
8. Islington's Literary Legacy
Many renowned literary figures have been associated with Islington. Charles Dickens, the famous Victorian author, lived in the area, and his novel "Oliver Twist" features scenes set in Islington.
9. Arts and Culture Hub
Islington is a thriving arts and culture hub with numerous theaters, galleries, and performance spaces. The Almeida Theatre, in particular, is known for producing critically acclaimed productions.
10. Historic Pubs and Drinking Establishments
The borough boasts a plethora of historic pubs and drinking establishments, some of which have been serving patrons for centuries. These pubs often have unique and fascinating stories to tell, adding to Islington's rich heritage.