• Summer Heat Makes Sales Sizzle for Devon Self Storage
    Emeryville, Calif.-based Devon Self Storage reported an increase in its climate-control and RV/boat storage sales, citing higher than normal summer temperatures as the driving force. ...More
    August 11, 2006 Posted in News
  • Feedback From Mobile Attic
    After posting yesterday's blog entry, "Industry in a Box," I received a well-constructed message from Ben Terrell, a member of The Mobile Attic, a reputable mobile-storage company. He agreed to share his comments with our readers. Keep in mind, my questions to the ...More
    August 10, 2006 Teri Lanza Posted in Blog
  • Pogoda Cos. Changes Headquarters
    Farmington Hills, Mich.-based Pogoda Cos., the state's largest self-storage operator and broker, will relocate to larger offices on Aug. 22. ...More
    August 10, 2006 Posted in News
  • ISS Announces Sponsors for Vegas Expo 2007
    Inside Self-Storage (ISS) has announced the sponsors of its 16th annual Las Vegas Expo, which will take place at the Mandalay Bay Resort & Casino, Feb. 20-23. ...More
    August 10, 2006 Posted in News
  • Industry in a Box
    This week's self-storage news includes several items regarding a touchy subject: mobile (or portable) storage. I say touchy because the jury is still out on whether this is a fantastic ancillary service to complement self-storage or a fiersome competitor snatching potential ...More
    August 9, 2006 Teri Lanza Posted in Blog
  • PODS Blossoms to $200M Annual Company
    Former firefighter Pete Warhurst's claim to storage fame is the 1998 launch of PODS, Portable on Demand Storage, which grossed $200 million in revenue last year. ...More
    August 9, 2006 Posted in News
  • SMARTBOX Brings Portable Storage to Jacksonville
    SMARTBOX, a provider of portable storage for commercial and residential use, is expanding to the Jacksonville market. ...More
    August 9, 2006 Posted in News
  • Storage Delivers 'Hot' Returns for Australian Investors
    Self-storage is the latest enterprise to deliver rental returns to small Australian investors, reports The Sydney Morning Herald. ...More
    August 8, 2006 Posted in News
  • Future's Bright for U.K. Storage
    Britain's storage industry has doubled in size since 2002 and now generates an income of £310 million a year. ...More
    August 8, 2006 Posted in News
  • New Website Provides Free Access to State Self-Storage Lien Laws
    Ron VanVarden has launched a new industry resource, the Storagelaws Network, a website providing free access to information regarding state self-storage lien laws. ...More
    August 4, 2006 Posted in News