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Industry Focus Product Spotlight
The Best Trolley for Offices
July 10, 2017

The Best Trolleys for Offices If you have ever worked in an office, you will know how easy the average office accumulates files, folders, and everything else you could imagine. If you work in a large building, these items might need to be transported to another department or stored appropriately, taking into account the fact […]

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Advice & Tips Workplace Safety
Use Trucks and Trolleys to See the Back of Injuries
July 3, 2017

Use Trucks and Trolleys to See the Back of Injuries If your job involves frequent lifting and handling of heavy items, you are at an increased risk of back injuries. But back injuries can be avoided by using lifting and handling aids which can largely remove or reduce the risk. Why are injuries at work […]

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Advice & Tips Industry Focus News
Sack Trucks 101 – All You need to Know
June 27, 2017

Sack Trucks 101: All You Need to Know A sack truck is an upright two-wheeled trolley with an L-shaped design. Sack trucks are often used in warehouses and other commercial environments to move and handle large, heavy items. Sack trucks come in many different designs, but every truck has a push handle (or a pair […]

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Advice & Tips Industry Focus News
Pallet Trucks 101 – The Ultimate Guide
June 19, 2017

Pallet Trucks 101: The Ultimate Guide What is a pallet truck? A pallet truck is a device on wheels, which is designed to assist with the handling and moving of goods. The design and features of pallet trucks can vary, but the standard pallet truck design is a truck that is an L shape, that […]

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Industry Focus News
Industry Focus: Mail Services
May 31, 2017

Industry Focus: Mail services A busy mailroom in any office, hospital, or public building needs a safe and efficient way of moving large amounts of important mail and packages around, and what better way than a mail trolley? People expect their mail to be delivered on time, and the people delivering it need to be […]

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News Product Spotlight
Industry Focus – Healthcare
May 8, 2017

Trolleys Industry Focus Healthcare In any general hospital, there are many departments, which carry out a wide variety of treatments and procedures. To carry out these procedures, safely and efficiently, equipment has to be moved between departments constantly. Using a trolley is the easiest way of doing so. In any health centre or hospital, space […]

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News Product Spotlight
Industry Focus – Hospitality and Catering Industry
April 24, 2017

Trolleys Industry Focus: The hospitality and catering industry When you think of trolleys, you might automatically think of them being used in warehouses, but in fact, they come in very handy in a number of different industries. Hospitality and catering are areas where trolleys have an essential part to play in the everyday running of […]

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Advice & Tips Product Spotlight
How to Choose the Right Trolley for Your Needs
April 10, 2017

How to Choose the Right Trolley for Your Needs If you’re browsing our website, you will no doubt notice the quality of the products we have on offer. We stock one of the biggest ranges of trucks, trolleys, platforms, and carts you will find online, so you’re sure to find the product that best meets […]

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Advice & Tips Product Spotlight
Trolleys Aren’t Just for the Warehouse
February 10, 2017

Trolleys Aren’t Just For The Warehouse   When you think of trolleys and trucks, what comes to mind? It’s probably the warehouse, where big, heavy loads need to be moved to and from various places; it’s the place where the goods and equipment are shipped out. But trolleys have other uses too, and if you […]

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Advice & Tips Industry Focus News
The History of the Hand Pallet Truck
February 7, 2017

The History of the Hand Pallet Truck   Can you imagine a world without a hand pallet truck within it? It may not sound like such a dire set of circumstances, but when you stop to consider just how much they are used in all industries across the world, managing without them would make life […]

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Industry Focus News Product Spotlight
Different Types of Pallet Truck
February 3, 2017

Different Types Of Pallet Truck   A pallet truck is a pallet truck is a pallet truck, right? Well… no. Not quite. Although we may think of pallet trucks are being the go-to piece of equipment for moving anything and everything around the warehouse, yard, and even lorries, there are different types. Each different kind […]

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Advice & Tips Industry Focus Product Spotlight
Pallet Trucks Can Reduce Your Carbon Footprint
January 30, 2017

Pallet Trucks Can Reduce Your Carbon Footprint   Everyone wants to – or should want to – reduce their carbon footprint. It may seems as though offices and warehouses are behind the times when it comes to saving the planet, but there are ways and means to ensure that it happens, at least as much […]

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Advice & Tips Industry Focus
Manual Versus Electric: The Great Debate
January 25, 2017

Manual Versus Electric: The Great Debate   Pallets trucks come in all shapes and sizes, and it all depends on what you need to move around as to which type you should buy. But when it comes to the question of whether you should have an electric pallet truck or a manual one, what is […]

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Advice & Tips Industry Focus Product Spotlight
What Are The Benefits of a Pallet Truck in the Transport Industry
January 20, 2017

What Are The Benefits of a Pallet Truck In The Transport Industry?   Pallet trucks are such a usual sight in warehouses and factories that they are almost unnoticed. They are just there, they just get used, they are stored neatly away, and they don’t cause any trouble. But without them, work for many thousands […]

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Advice & Tips Industry Focus Product Spotlight
What Good Are Stainless Steel Trolleys
January 15, 2017

What Good Are Stainless Steel Trolleys?   Stainless steel trolleys seem to be a fixture in a number of different offices, warehouses, and workplaces. You can even find them in village halls and schools. They are everywhere. But the very fact that they are so ubiquitous means that, for a lot of the time, we […]

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Advice & Tips Industry Focus
The Right Wheels Make A Difference
January 2, 2017

The Right Wheels Make A Difference   Imagine the scenario – you’ve got an old pallet truck and the steer wheels no longer steer, and the load rollers no longer roll. Now, at www.trucksandtrolleys.co.uk, at this point it’s likely that we (and many other people too) would recommend a brand new pallet truck. But if […]

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Advice & Tips Product Spotlight
Which Sack Truck Should You Choose?
December 24, 2016

Which Sack Truck Should You Choose?   A sack truck – also known as a dolly, trolley, box cart, sack barrow, bag barrow, box cart… the list goes on – is a useful piece of kit. This L-shaped hand cart has a fulcrum right in the middle, meaning that once it is tilted, even the […]

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News
Trucks, Trolleys & The Festive Rush
December 23, 2016

Trucks, Trolleys & The Festive Rush   December is the busiest month of the year for shopping – and that’s no surprise. Although we might say each year that this year will be different, that we will buy earlier, spread the cost and the deliveries, we very rarely remember to do it. And then along […]

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Industry Focus Product Spotlight
What Is A Stair Climbing Trolley
December 22, 2016

What Is A Stair Climbing Trolley?   Ever since mankind came up with the idea for a basic platform on wheels that makes moving heavy loads from once place to another easier, we’ve also been looking for ways to improve it. That’s humanity – we can’t leave well enough alone. In the case of the […]

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Advice & Tips Industry Focus
Do Pallets Need To Be Weighed?
December 20, 2016

Do Pallets Need To Be Weighed? Do pallets needs to be weighed before they are put on your pallet truck? It’s a good question, and in many warehouses it’s not something that happens all that regularly. But it should. It should because it can save time and money, and can lead to safer working practices. […]

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