Rapid Racking founded by Terry Mills in Woodchester (Gloucestershire) first corners the market and is first to supply boltless racking by mail order to businesses throughout the UK.
Rapid Racking expands and moves to larger premises at Spring Mill Estate (Nailsworth) and later gains BSI Quality Standard, ISO 9001. In 1996, Rapid Racking celebrates their 10th anniversary of business and launches their first website, leading the company towards their strength within shelving and storage e-commerce. In 1996, the company relocates to Kemble Enterprise Park due to further expansion.
Rapid Racking win their first ECMOD award (Every Channel Mastered Optimised Delivered) in the Warehouse Materials Handling category, followed by 4 more ECMOD awards in following years, and the Gloucestershire Business of the Year award.
Rapid Racking introduces extended product ranges including shoes, packaging and office furniture, and win the Silver Award in the 2005 International B2B category for multi-channel retailer at the 20th Catalogue Awards held in Orlando.
The storage experts win their 6th ECMOD award and become part of the Manutan Group.
Rapid Racking achieve their BSI Environmental Standard, ISO 14001 in 2010, and celebrate their 25th anniversary in February 2012. The Rapid Racking blog is launched in December 2012, giving information and guidance to their customers.
Rapid Racking launch new Project Management services and a fantastic new website to provide secure online purchases and the support their customers require for achieving their storage goals.
In February 2014, Rapid Racking re-launch as the fastest supplier of shelving and storage products within the UK, offering next day delivery on all products nationwide.