We constantly strive to offer the best service in the
industry. We aim to provide both tangible savings as well as
hidden benefits that contribute to the bottom line.
Below you will find some real world examples of how
we provided our customers with real benefits that have helped them achieve
their goals and more.
The purchasing manager wanted to rationalise their
packaging through one company that could provide a responsive
supply and reduce the amount of purchase orders needed to be raised.
"Our company had been purchasing bespoke
cartons, printed cartons and other sundry supplies through three separate
The carton manufacturers insisted that we order large quantities of
their product to gain the price point we needed to achieve; This led
to an excessive in-house stockholding."
became apparent that this situation needed resolving as storage space
was at a premium and cash flow was being compromised.
We put a competitive package together to supply all
of the required products while stock-holding at one of our RDCs and delivering
The customers bespoke
boxes and printed tape are manufactured at our Newmarket
production facility which allows us the flexibility in the supply chain
to supply as required without the need for excessive stockholding.
We have been able to offer a true one-stop solution
with real savings compared to the incumbent suppliers.
has been reduced with the warehouse manager ordering what is needed
as required, freeing the purchasing team to concentrate on more
Space has been freed up in the warehouse to store
products that make the company
store their packaging and provide what they need when they need it,
The customer was experiencing a significant returns
cost and disruption as a result of paint tins opening during shipping.
They were also accumulating a relatively large amount
of scrap boxes and cardboard that was expensive to dispose of.
To address the issue of the opening tins,
an automated strapping machine was demonstrated and subsequently purchased;
is now strapped closed, replacing the previous unsuccessful solution
taping the tins closed.
The unrequired cardboard was shredded using a
and used as void fill in stock boxes, that replaced the bespoke
boxes the company obtained from their previous supplier.
Strapping the tins closed has reduced
the losses caused by opening tins to zero. This measure has reduced
and the cost of courier surcharges incurred when
the leaked paint caused damage.
Shredding the waste cardboard has reduced spend on
void fill materials and has provided a good durable void fill for the
product the company ships, it has also reduced the cost of disposal
of this material to zero.
Using stock boxes instead of bespoke, has reduced
the cost per box and meant the despatch department, order what they
when they need it, rather than stocking large numbers of boxes made
"The dual benefits of customer satisfaction
and the reduction of the staff overhead dealing with customer complaints,
was enough to justify the solution UK
Packaging put in place for us. The fact that in doing so they managed
to save us money on our packaging spend, was a significant bonus."
If you wish to learn more about
how we can offer you a similar solution please contact us on 020 8801