Taylor launches UK-wide bin refurbishing service for local authorities

Published:  01 November, 2012

The UK's largest manufacturer of four-wheeled galvanised steel bins, Taylor, has taken courtesy services to the next level following the launch of its latest offering – a Courtesy Bin Service.

The service, which has just launched throughout England, Scotland and Wales, has been designed to provide local authorities with continuity of service when they need to refurbish their bins.

The UK manufacturer, which celebrates its 50th anniversary this year, sends a team out to a local authority's bring site and swaps the organisation's bins with Taylor's Continental 1,280L Courtesy Bins. Once refurbished the original bins are dropped back at the bring site and the Courtesy Bins are taken away.

The programme complements Taylor's existing refurbishment programme, which launched over 20 years ago.

Julian Gaylor, Taylor's Sales and Marketing Director, comments: “Most of us have benefitted from a courtesy service such as a courtesy car at some point. Taylor's Courtesy Bin Service is no different. We've launched it to take the hassle out of coordinating a replacement service for local authorities when they embark on a refurbishment programme. We've taken a tried and tested approach to consumer service and made it work in the waste sector. The feedback has been extremely positive and we're confident that it will continue to be a success.”

Taylor refurbishes all waste containers at their own 20-acre site in Worcester. Its rapidly increasing portfolio of service products follows the company's expansion since its acquisition by Sullivan Street Partners almost one year ago.

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