Author Archives: Patrico

How far should we go with our deliveries?

It’s not just the quality of our wholesale containers; it’s the extra effort we put into our service When we say ‘how far should we go’ we’re not simply talking about distance. You can take it as read that the first class Patrico wholesale containers delivery service covers every part of the UK. No, what […]

You can’t beat our drums

You can bang them, bash them, drop them, mistreat them… but you can’t beat our CurTec wide neck drums! The CurTec range of UN Approved wide neck drums have been supplied by Patrico for many years. We source them directly from CurTec, who are internationally recognised and regarded as manufacturers of some of the world’s […]

Patrico is helping industry to clean up its act

Our plastic jerrycans and other containers are now in big demand by the cleaning and janitorial sector  Janitorial supplies… at first glance we have to admit that the subject sounds pretty innocuous. But… when you think about it a little deeper you quickly come to realise that this important industry sector is heavily involved with a […]

Printing Inks? We could write a book.

Why our black plastic buckets and other containers have become so vital to the ink industry Ink manufacturing and for that matter paint and coatings manufacturing as well, are all extremely challenging and technical processes.  You might not fully appreciate it if you are not closely involved, but there are so many different kinds of […]

Doing our bit to find the pollution solution

All Patrico plastic bottles are fully recyclable There’s a lot been said and written about discarded plastic bottles, trays and containers that are blighting our environment.  Many retailers and especially the major supermarkets have promised to examine the problem and some of them have committed to ensuring that their plastic packaging will eventually be recyclable […]

Preserving our reputation for customer service

Patrico glass bottles and jars are ideal for this fruitful time of the year At Patrico we have an extensive range of glass bottles and jars that are constantly in demand by customers both large and small.  They are used to store a massive selection of products that range from tablets and semi-solids, to sauces, […]

It’s one of our favourite ‘PET’ projects

Donating PET plastic containers and financial assistance to our local schools is so rewarding As well as striving (and succeeding) to be the UK’s number one supplier of industrial and commercial containers, at Patrico we also believe it is very important to support our local community.  After all, the majority of our staff live locally, […]

Over 2000 choices … just one point of contact

Here’s why Patrico is the UK’s number one essential packaging source In today’s business world ‘time is money’.  You simply cannot afford to waste too much time (and money) on tasks that take up hours of valuable effort.  Procurement is a perfect example. Performed efficiently and you make money. Expend too much wasteful effort and […]

Perfect protection for paints and adhesives

Here’s why our open top drums and tighthead drums are industry’s ‘go-to’ solution                   There are certain industry sectors where second best is simply not an option.  So when it comes to specifying storage, transport and point-of-sale containers that promise outstanding product protection, we’re finding that more […]

Heaven Scent!

Our lacquered lined steel drums provide essential protection for precious fragrances and flavourings One of the age-old problems that are of constant concern to the food industry (and cleaning product industry too for that matter) has been how to protect the integrity of their essential flavourings, fragrances and fusions. By protection we mean the importance […]