Over 35 years experience & some of the most advanced pallet manufacturing facilities in Europe

INTRODUCING HLC

HLC has earned its heritage in manufacturing wooden pallets – having provided quality products efficiently, and cost-effectively for over 35 years. We have been successful in providing market leading products at exceptional prices.

Through ambitious investment in the highest quality machinery and fantastic people we have been able to improve our business efficiency and cost to market whilst reducing waste and the environmental impact of our manufacturing processes.

With significant growth in the last 2 years we have increased our capabilities and now have the potential to produce in the order of 200,000 pallets per week from strategically located sites from which we are able to provide national coverage.

We look to seamlessly integrate into our customers supply chain and to provide them with value, security and innovation that in turn offers them the necessary edge within their own marketplace.

Highly Efficient

Fully automated production lines

We have worked hard to make sure our plant functions as efficiently as possible. With our multiple sites and production lines, we can build standard and bespoke pallets simultaneously with minimal downtime between production runs.

Production capacity of

Pallets each week

Our production capacity gives us the capability to react to customer demand and produce high quality and high volume pallet production day in, day out.

OUR BUSINESS SUPPLIES OUR CUSTOMERS WITH PRODUCTS THAT FULLY MEET THE QUALITY STANDARDS THAT HAVE BEEN AGREED WITH THEM, OUR TIMBER IS SOURCED WITH SUSTAINABILITY AND QUALITY IN MIND, OUR PRODUCTS ARE MANUFACTURED IN AN ADVANCED FACTORY ENVIRONMENT WHICH IS SAFE, EFFICIENT AND CONSTANTLY IMPROVING IT’S PROCESSES. WE RECOGNISE THAT WE ARE AN INTRINSIC PART OF OUR CUSTOMERS’ BUSINESS; WE WORK COLLABORATIVELY AND PROACTIVELY WITH OUR CUSTOMERS TO IMPROVE QUALITY, COST AND SERVICE BEYOND THEIR EXPECTATION. WE ALWAYS GO THE EXTRA MILE.

Our solar and biomass plants  provide enough power for

Kiln Dried/ heat treated pallets

We produce 4MW from our Biomass plant. This provides heat to our 13 kiln Chambers. We have the capacity for 45,000 Kiln Dried/Heat Treated pallets per week.

Dedicated logistics

Articulated Lorries

&

Trailers

We have our own dedicated logistics which eliminates any reliance on third-party delivery partners and gives us complete control of our logistics.

Latest News

Logistics partnership

We are delighted to announce a logistics fleet management partnership with Renault. We are replacing our entire transport fleet with new Renault T Series vehicles. This managed fleet provides us with greater reliability with brand new vehicles and the resource of...

SCOTT GROUP ACQUIRES HLC

Scott Group has acquired HLC (Wood Products) Ltd in a multi -million pound deal bringing together the UK’s pallet market leaders. It is expected that the deal will deliver real customer benefits particularly in relation to customer service and security of supply...

Gone but not forgotten…

Colin London was a well-respected & hard working member of the HLC team for 14 years, before his life was tragically cut far too short. Colin was a loving family man who had a passion for life and love of football. The annual Colin London Cup Charity Match took place...

Accreditations

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