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phs Teacrate stands as the leading service provider for crates, handling equipment, and packaging products in York. Facilitating the movement of over 9 million crates annually and catering to industries such as removals and storage, food processing and distribution, retail, and fit-out enterprises, we proudly hold the position of the UK's foremost crate rental service.

Our Devoted York Services

Equipped with seasoned sales, account management, and customer support teams, we present an industry-leading service dedicated to ensuring customer contentment. Boasting a history of 99%+ customer satisfaction scores, our team imparts specialized knowledge and tailored guidance to suit the unique needs of our York patrons.

In York, we fully comprehend the distinctive requirements of our customers. We guide them in identifying the optimal crate size and type that aligns with their specific demands, while also ensuring punctual deliveries. Our standard delivery choice commits to next working day arrivals at any location within York. Supported by a robust operational infrastructure that includes over 100 skilled staff members and a fleet of 29 vehicles, we guarantee efficient and dependable delivery services spanning the entire city. Additionally, our strategically positioned depots in York ensure seamless customer collections as well.

Innovation at phs Teacrate, York

In our pursuit of elevated service excellence, we've introduced an exclusive barcoding innovation tailored for York. This technology facilitates smooth tracking of your items from the initial delivery to the ultimate collection. Supported by a multitude of available management reports, the process of tracking your crates in York has been made remarkably straightforward.

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 York and beyond.

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Fun Facts about York

1. Viking Legacy

York, also known as Jorvik, was a major Viking settlement in medieval times, and its Viking heritage is still evident in its streets, museums, and archaeological sites.

2. Gothic Grandeur

The stunning York Minster is one of the largest and most famous cathedrals in Northern Europe. Its intricate Gothic architecture and impressive stained glass windows are awe-inspiring.

3. Chocolate Capital

Did you know that famous chocolate brand Kit-Kat was born in York? The city has a rich history in the chocolate industry, with names like Rowntree's and Terry's originating here.

4. Shambles Charm

The Shambles, a narrow medieval street, is renowned for its timber-framed buildings and overhanging upper floors. It's often cited as an inspiration for Diagon Alley in the Harry Potter series.

5. Ghostly Encounters

York is considered one of the most haunted cities in the UK. With its ancient streets, medieval buildings, and eerie history, it's a hotspot for ghost tours and spooky stories.

6. Roman Relics

York was once a Roman fortress called Eboracum, and remnants of its Roman past can still be seen in sites like the Roman walls and the multi-level York Roman Bath.

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7. Railway Marvels

The National Railway Museum in York houses an impressive collection of historic locomotives, carriages, and artifacts, making it a paradise for train enthusiasts.

8. Guy Fawkes' Connection

The infamous Gunpowder Plot conspirator, Guy Fawkes, was born in York. The city celebrates Bonfire Night on November 5th with spectacular fireworks and festivities.

9. Museum Magic

The York Castle Museum offers a unique experience with its recreated Victorian street, Kirkgate. Visitors can step back in time and stroll through the bustling 19th-century shops.

10. Literary Links

The Brontë sisters, authors of classics like "Jane Eyre" and "Wuthering Heights," spent time in York, drawing inspiration from its landscapes and architecture for their novels.