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Monthly Archives: July 2012

July 2012 - The Workplace Depot

Indoor and outdoor cable protectors

Posted under Health and safety, Office, Warehouse on July 31, 2012

Internal and external cable protectorsCheck out our huge range of indoor and outdoor cable protectors


The tragic news recently about a scientist accidentally killed by power cables, serves as a reminder that organisations are legally required to take precautions against the risk of death or injury from electricity and/or trip hazards. Although this recent accident was caused by running into the cable, accidents have also occurred when someone has stepped or tripped on a live cable. The best way … Read more

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Top three most important things you need to know about security cylinders

Posted under Expert Commentary, News, Security on July 27, 2012

Door lock securityAnti Snap, Anti Pick, Anti Bump – Why is this so important?


Its is becoming more apparent to the general folk on the street that our uPVC doors are perhaps not as secure as they used to be. The BBC produced a program about it back around Easter time showing how vulnerable uPVC door locks were and in particular the Euro Profile Cylinder (the part you put your key into).


As I have been in … Read more

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New feature: Multi-buy discounts

Posted under News, Website & Features on July 26, 2012

MultibuyWe’re certain that this will be a feature that our customers will love! We have now added the ability for customers to receive discounts based on the order quantity of any item on our website.


The majority of emails our sales team receive seem to be along a similar theme; “how much would it cost if we were to order this amount?”. To bypass the need for a customer to wait for a response they … Read more

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New feature: Customers also bought

Posted under Website & Features on July 25, 2012

TrolleysWe are now introducing yet another feature to hit The Workplace Depot website in a short space of time. The customer experience has improved drastically as we continue to test and tweak.


The latest addition to our product pages is an added section underneath the product information. It allows visitors to see the 4 most popular items based on what people have purchased at the same time as purchasing the item you are looking at. … Read more

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Setting up a distribution warehouse for a small business (Guest post)

Posted under Expert Commentary, Storage, Warehouse on July 25, 2012

Warehouse trucks and safety steps

One of the problems for successful start-ups is where to store everything! If you’re using drop-shippers you run the risk of poor service, failure to fulfil orders and having to respond to angry and disappointed customers. So if you want better control of your stock and already have an over-flowing garage or storeroom, then it’s probably time to consider upping your game and setting up a your own warehouse. Here are a few things to … Read more

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New feature: Product warranty information

Posted under Website & Features on July 17, 2012

Industrial Supplies from the UK with WarrantyThe Workplace Depot have a huge understanding of the UK market and we realise that the majority of our visitors would rather purchase UK manufactured products. Being safe in the knowledge that products are manufactured in the UK brings peace of mind and assures quality control.


Due to this, we have decided to add another new feature to our product pages on the website. To go hand-in-hand alongside our “country of origin” feature as seen Read more

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