Latest News

Welcome to our Blog. Take a look below to discover the latest industry news and internal business highlights from the team hear at IKON.

May 11, 2020

4 Ways to Adapt Your Business for Social Distancing

The world has gone a bit bonkers and with the new government guidelines and the words “social distancing” having a massive impact on how businesses operate.  Industries such as retailers, manufacturers and logistics are certainly feeling the pressure, having to work at increased distances whilst society relies on them more and more to continue in […]

September 17, 2019

Choosing the right Pallet Racking System for you 

Pallet Racking is an essential part of any storage facility including warehouses, distribution centres and manufacturing facilities.

September 10, 2019

A year on at IKON. Thought’s from the MD.

Ikon’s MD, Kyle Denham gives his thoughts a year into the business.

September 3, 2019

Do you want a more efficient warehouse?

Accessorise your pallet racking? No, we’re not talking about jewellery and handbags.

August 30, 2019

Does more stock put you in a better position?

Plenty of stock, great!  However, in many circumstances this can be a problem.  We’re all familiar with a local shop filled to the brim from floor to ceiling.

August 28, 2019

Warehouse safety – more than signage

  Warehouses are a wonderful place (well we think so) but can be filled with many hazards. From fork-lift trucks to heavy items stored on high racking, the list goes on.

August 21, 2019

Struggling with pallet sizes?

Have you struggled to store all types and sizes of pallets in your warehouse racking? Ikon’s got you covered with our warehouse decking.

August 16, 2019

(Long)span your horizon

(Long)span your horizon Longspan shelving is often overlooked in the world of storage, however, do not underestimate this product, let us tell you more…

May 7, 2019

Designing a new warehouse facility

Whether you’re designing a new warehouse facility or updating an existing one (exciting times), in our opinion it’s well worth giving the design dedicated time. 

April 16, 2018

Time is money, right?

Time is money, right? That’s why we understand that the main priority for a Builders Merchant is ensuring that your customers can locate what they need for as quickly, easily and of course safely as possible.