health and safety in the warehouse

How warehouse health and safety can benefit your business

Part of our in-house strategy for looking after our customers is looking after ourselves. That’s why at John K Philips we take warehouse health and safety incredibly seriously, offering our entire team regular training in everything they require to get the job done.

For over 40 years we’ve been supplying transport and distribution solutions to businesses both big and small, and it’s largely thanks to our thorough training that we’ve become a go-to distribution company in the North West.

But how do we make warehouse health and safety work for our business?

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Bonded warehouse

Does your business need a bonded warehouse?

If your business benefits from strong overseas customer relations, then the chances are you have used a bonded warehouse before. Otherwise known as a customs warehouse, these offer a financially beneficial storage solution to businesses intending to export goods to other countries.

Using bonded storage offers a multitude of benefits for your business – and at John K Philips, we have years of experience in both distribution and storage to support your logistics operations. Our bonded warehouse in St Helens comprises of 250,000 sq. ft of space, equipped with the most up to date system allowing us to track and trace every item that comes through, so you can be rest assured we’re taking care of it.

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Postal tracking services at John K Philips, St Helens

How postal tracking can improve your customer service

Are you looking for more effective ways to improve your customer service? Perhaps your business has grown, and you want to keep up with demand, or maybe you just want to provide a more efficient distribution service. Whatever the reason, at John K Philips we understand that even with the most finely tuned products, no business can be successful without a strong distribution strategy. That’s why we pride ourselves on our state of the art postal tracking technology to help you, help your customers.

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Three things to consider about warehouse storage for your business

Has your business started to see growth in recent years? Perhaps you are starting to outgrow your own facilities and are now looking for a warehouse that suits your needs. Whatever the reason, choosing a warehouse for your business can seem like a daunting task, and with so many different options out there it can be difficult to know what to look out for.

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third party logistics warehouse and logistics staff

5 signs that you need a third-party logistics company

Most businesses start out by managing their own logistics; after all, it is a great way to save money. However, as your company starts to grow and change, there will come a point at which this inevitably has to change. Logistic processes will become an increasingly time-consuming task and, by keeping them in-house, you may actually start to hinder your business’s growth and development.

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