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Helping to protect YOUR identity – Home shredding in Darlington

Helping to protect YOUR identity – Home shredding in Darlington

Good afternoon, Hope everyone had a great weekend and enjoyed bonfire night and the fireworks 🙂 Here at the Shred Centre, we had a very successful week, with lots of happy customers. In particular we provided a home shredding service in Darlington, to customers interested in protecting their personal identity and preventing ID Fraud by adopting […]

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The Shred Centre team’s peak performance !

The Shred Centre team’s peak performance !

The Stats: Ben Nevis – 1343m Scafell Pike – 978m Snowdon – 1085m Total ascent: 9700 feet/2957m Total distance: 26 miles Total duration: 24 hour target I joined The Shred Centre team in May and by June, we had already set ourselves a challenge, a big challenge! The National 3 peaks challenge to be precise. […]

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Data Protection – Who are you sharing your business information with?

Data Protection – Who are you sharing your business information with?

Good afternoon everyone! How many of us leave paper documents on our desks when we leave the office? At the weekend, myself and Patrick were on a city break in Sweden. It was great to have a break, it will be our last trip away before our baby is here in December. However as a […]

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How much is in house shredding costing you?

How much is in house shredding costing you?

Hi Guys, We hope you have had a great bank holiday week, we have! I thought today I would share with you a recent discussion I had with a now new customer, who called our office today. The customer called to enquire about the costs of a secure shredding service in Darlington, where he is […]

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Important information for Barristers, Solicitors and those in the legal profession.

Important information for Barristers, Solicitors and those in the legal profession.

Happy Tuesday Everybody, Today we want to pass on some vital information from the Information Commissioners Office for those that work in the legal sector. Last week the Information Commissioners Office issued a stark warning to barristers and solicitors. The warning is for them to take greater care with personal information and ensure it is kept […]

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Support for our North East secure shredding service

Support for our North East secure shredding service

Happy Monday! North East Secure Shredding Service Last week we had a great week at The Shred Centre. Our mission was to contact some of the largest businesses who are based in the North East. As a region we have some very strong businesses, who are recognised nationally and indeed internationally as industry leaders. It […]

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The Document Shredding Process

The Document Shredding Process

Hey Guys,   We wanted to try and explain our document shredding and paper recycling process, so we made a video. It follows our mantra of keeping things simple, we shred and recycle paper documents across the North East. Our secure shredding process, which is conducted in line with EN15713 (the European Standard for Information […]

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The Shred Centre gain CHAS Accreditation

The Shred Centre gain CHAS Accreditation

Happy Monday everybody! We are delighted to announce that with the help of our newest team members Stuart and Louise Mackenzie, The Shred Centre have achieved CHAS accreditation. This accreditation shows that as well as offering secure shredding services across the north east in conjunction with the highest levels of customer service, we can also […]

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Some recent customer feedback…..

Some recent customer feedback…..

Over the past couple of weeks we have been conducting some satisfaction surveys with the businesses we protect, were very please to announce that we have recieved some great feedback and our NPS (Net Promoter Score) is 9.8/10! Our aim is to improve this score to 10/10. Take a look at what some of our […]

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Schools and Document Shredding

Schools and Document Shredding

Sensitive information held by schools includes but is not limited to health, religion, age, nationality, criminal offences and trade union ships. The nature of this information and the environment in which it is produced, means secure disposal of this information should be considered a priority by Schools. As a School you have a duty of […]

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