Mark Jepson's Posts

Providing solutions for the Food and Drink Industry

The challenges faced by the Food and Drink industry requires them to maximise the available space, manage different storage temperatures and respond to a high turnover of stock, whilst maintaining hygiene levels and product traceability. Some of the key issues that our customers face are: Fast moving and perishable foods require different storage methods Ambient, chilled and frozen goods may need accommodating under one roof Storing seasonal goods with various shelf lives Running a chilled area can be costly Maintain optimum shelf life of goods Storing bulky items with various...

Read more...

Premier Storage Web Site Launch

As some of you may of noticed our Premier Storage shop site has changed quite a bit all of a sudden, this comes after months of hard graft from the guys and girls over at 2J Design who have helped us in every aspect of the redesign of our website. We know there are still a few bugs and we appreciate all of your patience with us during this launch period! If you do happen to run into any trouble on the site then please as ever don't hesitate to give us a call on 01302 300200 and someone in the office will be happy to help you with your request. We have designed it around the customer to try and make...

Read more...

Dexion will attend at the internet Retailing Expo 2014

Dexion will attend at the internet Retailing Expo 2014

Dexion ‘s clever storage solutions can next be seen at the internet Retailing Expo, on 26-27th March at the NEC. The Internet Retailing show is aimed at progressive retail businesses and aiming to change the landscape of how retailers interact with the consumer through the multichannel shopping experience. If you’re in the business of selling goods on line you’ll know the importance of correctly picking and sending out your goods efficiently and on time. Our Storage systems aim to make that process easier, faster and with fewer mistakes, while also saving you space and thus money. To...

Read more...

Dexion Joins the UKWA

Dexion Joins the UKWA

        Constructor Group UK Ltd, Trading as Dexion, has become a member of the United Kingdom Warehousing Association (UKWA), widely recognised as the country’s leading trade organisation for warehousing and 3PL services, across its 650 member companies the UKWA covers around 2000 depots, inturn accounting for nearly 10 million square metres of warehousing space. "We became associate members of UKWA to demonstrate our dedication to warehousing in the UK. Being a member of the UKWA shows that we are dedicated to the highest standards of service based on the best...

Read more...

Get Shelved This Christmas With some Dexion from Premier Storage!

2013 has been a busy year for Premier Storage and things can get a little hectic and untidy. Sometimes we may wish for an Elf or two to come and tidy up our warehouse or office. See the video below of Premier Storage, believe it or not, getting a visit from some Elves. [youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aKhs3EbLD0w[/youtube] If you haven't been visited by Elves and you’d like some help reorganising your office or warehouse, Click this link to leave your contact details and we'll come back to you. To all our existing and potential customers we’d like to wish you a relaxing...

Read more...

Dexion are a founding member of SEMA

Dexion are a founding member of SEMA

The Storage Equipment Manufacturers’ association - SEMA, was formed back in the Sixties when a number of the industry’s manufacturers got together to improve standards and influence regulations governing the manufacturer and installation of storage systems. Over the past 45 years these have been updated and honed into the standards and codes of practice we see today. Dexion was one of the founding members of SEMA and still upholds the values today. The aims of SEMA are to: Consider everything relevant to the Storage Equipment Industry. Benefit the industry through the distribution...

Read more...

Tyre storage solutions from Dexion offer cost-effective flexibility as the economic recovery gets underway

Tyre storage solutions from Dexion offer cost-effective flexibility as the economic recovery gets underway

With autumn 2013 showing signs of economic growth emerging in Europe, the automotive sector in general and tyre suppliers in particular are looking for ways to position themselves for growth while continuing to keep their cash-flow under tight control. No business involved in the supply of tyres wants to miss out on the opportunities for increased sales that we all hope lie ahead, but increasing the range and number of tyres held in stock can be expensive. As relatively high volume, low value items, the storage and retrieval of tyres can account for a substantial part of a retailer's profit...

Read more...

Dexion 3 Peaks Challenge – COMPLETED

Dexion 3 Peaks Challenge – COMPLETED

The Dexion 3 Peaks Challenge team completed their 3 peaks challenge (The above picture shows the team the morning after their challenge was completed) Having set off at 4.35 am on Saturday 8th June the team successfully climbed Ben Nevis, Scafell Pike and then Snowdon, completing their challenge with an impressive walk time of 15 hours. The weather was ideal over the weekend for the challenge. This was all in aid of the charity, Action Medical Research, who are raising funds for children’s medical research. To make a donation to the team please go online, details below. Make a donation...

Read more...

Dexion Warehouse efficiency

Dexion Warehouse efficiency

Optimising the warehouse for maximum warehouse efficiency For all warehouses, especially those serving businesses where there is a fast turnover of goods, operating efficiently is important. An ideal warehouse at any given time should hold only the stock necessary to provide an optimum cash flow to service ratio.   Getting an accurate picture The first step to achieving maximum efficiency is ‘thinking inside the box’to work out how the warehouse is being operated at the moment. This might sound simple, but perception can be different to reality.Warehousing processes may appear...

Read more...

Dexion 3 Peaks Challenge – UPDATE

Dexion 3 Peaks Challenge – UPDATE

The Dexion 3 Peaks Challenge team complete a successful practice walk up Snowdon [Most of the team at the summit] On Saturday 27th April, the Dexion team, who are taking part in a 3 Peaks Challenge later this year in June, successfully climbed mount Snowdon as part of their training. The weather was ideal as the team set off from Lanberis at 9am in the morning, reaching the summit a little before midday. On the 8th June  the Dexion team will be taking part in a challenge to climb the three highest peaks of Great Britain, within 24 hours, all in aid of the charity, Action...

Read more...