The company offers the delivery, collection,
asset tracking, washing, rental and repair of returnable equipment, including
fish boxes. With the opening of the new site, PPS will be expanding its
services even further.
At 68,000sqft the new
premises are significantly larger than PPS’s former site and will offer
numerous opportunities for PPS to increase capacity and employee numbers.
has invested £1.5 million in the purchase and
refurbishment of the site. Before the purchase the site had become run down and
unusable and remained empty for almost a decade.
an investment in the development of PPS as a growing business and employer in
the region, North East Lincolnshire Council provided a grant of £300,000
towards the purchase.
PPS has had a presence in Grimsby for more than 27 years initially
working with the busy Grimsby fish auction market providing the local fishing
industry, and Humber fish auction markets with rented plastic boxes to pack and
transport fresh fish.
Peggie, chief executive of PPS, said, “We’re delighted to be opening our new
site and moving ahead with our plans for the growth of the business. We’re
proud to have been a part of Grimsby for almost three decades and our new site
will bring us even more opportunities to expand our services and work with new
has grown rapidly over the past 13 years and the significant expansion of our
site in Grimsby is the next step in our plan to bring an all-encompassing, top
quality service to those looking for re-usable packaging.”