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No-Deal Brexit, Heat Treatment and ISPM15
August 15, 2019

As October 2019 draws nearer, a no-deal Brexit is looking ever more likely. This will obviously severely impact the logistics industry, as most…


7 Simple Pallet Projects For Complete Beginners
August 13, 2019

Starting a new craft can be daunting… so we’ve carefully selected 7 projects that you’ll be able to get stuck into without…


A Guide To Pallet Disposal For The Construction Industry
August 8, 2019

Pallets are valuable tools in the construction industry, providing a cost-efficient way to move and handle goods, requiring minimum manpower. However this can…


Getting To Know Universal Pallets: Q&A With Rachel
July 24, 2019

  Rachel Hardcastle, Managing Director of Universal Pallets, shares her journey into the pallet world and offers some words of wisdom for other women…


Surviving The Heatwave With Pallets!
July 24, 2019

As if you didn’t know, it’s ROASTING here in the UK at the moment. This week we’re due to see temperatures as…


Are Discarded Wooden Pallets Safe?
July 16, 2019

For those who are looking to get stuck into a pallet craft project, a wooden pallet can act as a source of…


Alternatives To Shrink Wrap For Pallets
June 24, 2019

We’re all trying to be more conscious of our plastic usage these days, at home and in business. And while wooden pallets…


Using Pallet Collars As Raised Beds In Your Garden
June 24, 2019

Here at Universal Pallets we love seeing people getting creative with pallets in their gardens. But there’s an even easier option for…


What The Greater Manchester Clean Air Zone Means For Local Businesses
May 8, 2019

We share an outline of the GM Clean Air Zone and how it could impact local businesses.


Tools and Tips for Pallet Craft Newbies
May 8, 2019

Have you been considering using wooden pallets for your next crafting project? Perhaps you’ve been putting it off because of the potential…