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Rowlinson Timber Expands its Operations to the South East

Rowlinson Timber Expands its Operations to the South East Rowlinson Timber Ltd is pleased to announce that due to large/sustained and successful growth over the last few years, it has seen the need to open a main distribution hub in the South East of the country. We are therefore pleased to announce that from 1st [...]

By |October 11th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Cereals 2018

Rowlinson Packaging are once again pleased to be at the Cereals event this year. You are assured of a friendly welcome so please visit our stand to see our excellent Potato boxes with full size cases available to view. Also enquire about our box testing machine as we are one of few manufacturers to offer [...]

By |June 13th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Machinery investment shows improvements

The investment of a new Delta pallet machine that was installed late last year has led to improved consistency and quality of the products produced on it. This has proved particularly valuable in the manufacture of Potato boxes which have to meet the rigorous standards laid down by BS7611. The machine is capable of manufacturing [...]

By |May 10th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Why are timber prices increasing?

  This is probably the most often asked question from our customers in the current market. There is no single simple answer unfortunately which means there is no single simple solution. The biggest problem at the moment is that there is not enough timber to satisfy the current demand. Prices have been rising for two [...]

By |April 15th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Bespoke Potato Box Design, Construction and Delivery in the UK

It’s important to look after your produce after it’s been harvested. So much effort has been invested in planting, fertilising, watering, and harvesting, that improper storage resulting in loss of product is a waste of time and money. Wooden potato boxes from Rowlinson Packaging will help keep your produce in pristine condition. How can proper [...]

By |April 6th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Importance Of Packing Onions In Wooden Boxes For Transportation

Onions though strong on the outside, are quite delicate inside. You don’t really need a storage rack to keep onions in your kitchen, unless you need to store them for a long time. You don’t need to refrigerate onions, all you need to do is make sure you keep them in a well-ventilated place. Things [...]

By |March 14th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Is burning wood bad for the environment?

A recent article on the BBC made us sit up. The headline reads ‘Most Wood Energy Schemes are a disaster for the environment’. As Rowlinson Packaging and the wider group is heavily involved in the timber market this gave us pause for thought. The article refers to a report that questions the benefits of producing [...]

By |March 3rd, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

How To Pack Potatoes Correctly?

Long before you pack potatoes in wooden boxes for transportation, you need to store them. And it is important that you store them correctly, so that you don’t end up making a loss due to the potatoes being damaged. How Do You Store Potatoes? You need to cull and cure the potatoes before storing them. [...]

By |February 27th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

New Lighting Range Launched!

We are updating our brochures and website with some current photographs and it has revealed an artistic streak in our Operations Director Steve Jackson. Please be assured that if you are in the market for new packaging it does not normally come with lights fitted, unless you specifically need them. However if anyone would like [...]

By |February 9th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Rowlinson Packaging at YAM 2017 – 8th February 2017

The Rowlinson team is all set up and ready to exhibit at this year’s YAM’s show! Find us at stand FM22. We are looking forward to meeting with customers, both current and new and sharing our exciting plans for the coming year. Our stand at YAM 2017

By |February 8th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments