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As the leading service provider for crates, handling equipment, and packaging products, phs Teacrate excels in Plymouth. Handling over 9 million crates every year, we provide vital support to industries such as removals and storage, food processing and distribution, retail, and fit-out companies, solidifying our position as the UK's premier crate rental service.

Our Dedicated Service in Plymouth

With our experienced sales, account management, and customer support teams, we deliver an industry-leading service that ensures unparalleled customer satisfaction. Our track record showcases 99%+ customer satisfaction scores, and our team provides expert knowledge and tailored advice to meet the unique needs of our Plymouth customers.

We comprehend the distinctive requirements of our Plymouth customers, assisting them in finding the perfect crate size and type for their specific needs, all with a guarantee of timely deliveries. Our standard delivery option ensures next working day delivery to any location within Plymouth. Equipped with over 100 staff members and a fleet of 29 vehicles, our robust operational infrastructure enables efficient and reliable delivery services throughout the city. Additionally, our strategically located depots in Plymouth facilitate easy customer collections, delivering a seamless experience from start to finish.

Innovation at phs Teacrate, Plymouth

To elevate our service quality, we have pioneered a unique bar coding technology. This cutting-edge system enables seamless tracking of your products from the initial delivery to the final collection. Supported by numerous management reporting features, crate tracking is now more convenient than ever.

phs Teacrate extends full support, 24 hours a day, through Cratelink, a market-leading online crate management system. Cratelink empowers you to amend orders, specify deliveries or collections, access historical information, and generate detailed reports, providing you with ultimate control over your crate management process in Plymouth.

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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 Plymouth and beyond.

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Fun Facts about Plymouth

1. Mayflower Steps

Plymouth is famous for being the departure point of the Mayflower in 1620. The Mayflower Steps mark the spot where the Pilgrims boarded the ship to sail to the New World, leading to the founding of Plymouth, Massachusetts.

2. Britain's Ocean City

Plymouth is often referred to as "Britain's Ocean City" due to its maritime heritage, historic harbor, and strong connections to the sea.

3. Royal William Yard

This historic naval victualling yard, dating back to the early 19th century, is now a trendy waterfront destination with restaurants, shops, and apartments.

4. Smeaton's Tower

Plymouth's iconic lighthouse, Smeaton's Tower, is a popular landmark and offers stunning views of the city and the coastline from the top.

5. Plymouth Hoe

The Hoe is a large public space with panoramic views of Plymouth Sound and the English Channel. It is a favorite spot for locals and visitors to enjoy picnics and leisurely walks.

6. Marine Biology and Oceanography

Plymouth is home to the Marine Biological Association and Plymouth Marine Laboratory, contributing to its status as a leading center for marine science in the UK.

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7. Plymouth Gin

Plymouth Gin has been produced in the city since 1793. The Black Friars Distillery is one of the oldest working gin distilleries in England and is open for tours and tastings.

8. Sir Francis Drake

Plymouth is associated with the famous English sea captain Sir Francis Drake, who played a significant role in defeating the Spanish Armada in 1588

9. Plymouth Argyle FC

The city has a passionate football following, with Plymouth Argyle Football Club, known as the Pilgrims, representing the region in the English Football League.

10. Plymouth Pavilions

This multi-purpose entertainment venue hosts concerts, comedy shows, sporting events, and exhibitions, adding to Plymouth's cultural scene.