• A Little Charity Can Go a Long Way
    In Goose Creek, S.C., a Boy Scout has taken it upon himself to collect school supplies for those in need. Word of his cause was published in the local newspaper, which advises those who are interested in donating notebooks, pens, pencils, markers and the likes to stop by ...More
    August 20, 2008 Drew Whitney Posted in Blogs
  • Back to School
    Even if you don’t have kids still at home, it’s impossible not to recognize back to school season. The stores are crowded with pencils, papers, pens and notebooks. Clothing stores are displaying new trends and hocking dorm essentials. School buses and droves are ...More
    August 19, 2008 Amy Campbell Posted in Blogs
  • Owners of O'Meara Camping Ireland Invest $14.7 Million in Self-Storage
    The owners of O’Meara Camping Ireland Ltd. have invested more than €10 million ($14.7 million) in Elephant Self-Storage in Dublin. ...More
    August 19, 2008 Posted in News
  • The Unexpected Everywhere
    We humans tend to take a lot of things for granted, even the simplicity of a daily routine. It's easy to wish away our time, to want to speed through the tedious, mundane tasks that consume much of our existence ... until the unexpected happens. On Friday, ...More
    August 18, 2008 Teri Lanza Posted in Blogs
  • Revest Management Renamed, Appoints New President and CFO
    Revest Management Services, which specializes in third-party management of self-storage facilities, has reorganized and re-incorporated as Storage Management Associates Inc. ...More
    August 18, 2008 Posted in News
  • Suspect Hides Counterfeit Tennis Shoes in Five U.K. Self-Storage Facilities
    Zheng Liang was sentenced to a three-year jail sentence for smuggling counterfeit branded running shoes into England. Brent and Harrow Trading Standards investigators found 17,000 running shoes at a London warehouse and five self-storage units in South London, ...More
    August 15, 2008 Posted in News
  • PGI Commercial Launches Self-Storage Insurance Program
    PGI Commercial has launched an insurance program for self-storage facilities that can include coverage for property, liability and crime as well as customer-goods legal liability and sale-and-disposal legal liability. ...More
    August 15, 2008 Posted in News
  • Amazing Spaces Launches Self-Storage Franchise Program
    Houston-based self-storage provider Amazing Spaces has launched a new program that provides industry franchise opportunities for select investors. ...More
    August 14, 2008 Posted in News, Finance
  • Big Yellow Shares Drop 13 Percent
    Shares in Big Yellow Group, the U.K.'s largest self-storage operator, dropped 13 percent, the largest decline since the company began trading on the London stock exchange in May 2000. ...More
    August 14, 2008 Posted in News
  • Shout Out to ISS International Supporters
    There is a joke in my family that instead of being English we are really Gypsies. In the past 50 years we have scattered over the entire globe. I can pop in—figuratively speaking—on family members in Australia, Canada, Corfu, New Zealand and South Africa as well ...More
    August 13, 2008 Elaine Foxwell Posted in Blogs