For every problem a solution

Handling products that are designed to provide protection and security requires technical expertise coupled with a customised logistics concept. And because the processes involved are often delicate, complex and challenging, it’s good to know that you have an expert TENESO partner at your side in Austria who can handle these requirements…and more. ATMs, safes, lockers,…

Broughton Top of the League!

A BIG thank you to all at Bishopsgate on your Match Day Sponsorship, and your continued support Over the last 18 months. In a season which you have helped us move forward from only winning a handful of games in a couple of seasons, to being 5 points clear in a very tough Raging Bull division. Thanks from all…

Bishopsgate supports Transaid Christmas Appeal

“Without affordable access, without adequate mobility, Africa’s poor will be unable to take full advantage of any improvements in education, health, or other services.” The World Bank and Economic Commission for Africa Good quality transport is often unavailable or unaffordable in developing countries, resulting in life-threatening delays in reaching appropriate healthcare. Pregnant women are especially…

Super Computers needs Super Movers

Super Computers needs Super Movers Bishopsgate were recently asked to move an IBM Super Computer from The Met Office in Exeter following a successful relocation the previous year of a similar system, from the European Weather Centre in Reading. Bishopsgate therefore already had first-hand experience on what was required with a crew that had ‘hands…

Consignment Barcode Scanning

It wasn’t so long ago that faxes were the next best thing in all things called ‘communication’. We used to receive our orders by fax and send across POD’s the following day when the drivers got back from their runs. We had to be at the forefront of technology way back then and this pressure…

Bishopsgate continue to help the local community!

The sponsorship of the Swindon RFU under 15 Fatboys was renewed for another year and then Bishopsgate was approached to help www.wheelsworkshop.org. It was explained to Bishopsgate that Wheels Workshop required some racking to help with a storage issue, which if resolved would allow the workshop to introduce a car. Bishopsgate have a large (50,000…

Recycling Update!

You may remember a year ago in May 2013 we published a story focused on the ingenious ways some of us and our local neighbours had re used the waste wood packaging which had been removed following some our specialist two man deliveries and installations. Refer back to see the Cycle Shop (Velolife near Maidenhead),…

The Fact of The Day

Here at Bishopsgate we have some fantastic road crew who work hard delivering the product to your customers. It is important to us in the office that we keep in contact with the road crews to receive on site Proof of Deliveries and updates throughout the working day. The POD’s can be seen on the…

The Ultimate Recycling

One of the biggest challenges Bishopsgate face is recycling waste packaging. Bishopsgate have a zero landfill policy, and in the past have had to work with customers to alter packaging solutions when it has not been possible to recycle or reuse materials used. The used packaging consists mainly of wood, cardboard, plastic (clear and coloured),…

Vending Taken to New Heights

Vending Machines are used throughout modern day life so much so they are just taken for granted and now probably go almost unnoticed unless you are thirsty or hungry! Historically it is thought that early machines existed that could have been described as vending machines but the modern machines did not come into wider use…

Delivering alongside Nelson on Trafalgar Square

One of our experienced London based porters, Lee Simmons, recently suffered a motorcycle accident which left him unable to carry out his usual duties as a Bishopsgate road crew member.  Bishopsgate recognise the skill involved in carrying out our deliveries and the wealth of experience that Lee has, having been with us since 10 December…