• MiniCo Self-Storage Opens Third Hong Kong Facility
    MiniCo Self-Storage will celebrate the opening of its third Hong Kong facility on Jan. 20. The site features “American-style” storage in a convenient location and offers extended access hours. ...More
    December 20, 2006 Posted in News
  • Insurance Is the 'Key'
    You hate to read about a storage facility—its owner and employees as well as tenants—suffering damage by natural disaster or vandals. But it's particularly difficult news to read this time of year, when you generally feel an onslaught of good will toward your fellow Man ...More
    December 19, 2006 Teri Lanza Posted in Blog
  • Exhibit Space Sold Out for Inside Self-Storage Vegas Expo
    Exhibit space for the ISS Expo in Las Vegas, the industry's largest international conference and tradeshow, is officially sold out, and its hosts are adding booths to accommodate incoming requests. ...More
    December 19, 2006 Posted in News
  • Murphy's Self Storage Owner Adds Lending Division
    T&T Business Group Inc., parent company of Murphy’s Self-Storage, has added of a self-storage commercial lending division. ...More
    December 18, 2006 Posted in News
  • SMARTBOX Moves Into Denver Market
    SMARTBOX, a provider of portable storage for commercial and residential use, is expanding its franchise into Denver and the surrounding areas. ...More
    December 15, 2006 Posted in News
  • ISS Welcomes Cartoonist in 2007
    Inside Self-Storage will introduce a new monthly feature in 2007, "Adventures in Storage," a cartoon by self-storage manager John Roser. ...More
    December 15, 2006 Posted in News
  • OpenTech Releases Self-Storage Kiosk Success Kit
    OpenTech Alliance Inc. released on online Success Kit for owners of self-storage kiosks, containing seven tips for marketing the unit as a facility enhancement and educating tenants in its use. ...More
    December 13, 2006 Posted in News
  • Storage Condos Continued
    On Friday, I posed an important question to the storage owners/operators/investors out there: Should those of you who run or support standard self-storage businesses in which units are RENTED feel threatened by the burgeoning storage-condo market in which customers purchase ...More
    December 11, 2006 Teri Lanza Posted in Blog
  • Inside Self-Storage Expo Kicks Off Switzer Football Giveaway
    The hosts of the Inside Self-Storage Expo - Las Vegas, the industry’s largest conference and tradeshow, are giving away four footballs signed by legendary football coach Barry Switzer. ...More
    December 11, 2006 Posted in News
  • The Month of Standing Still
    Ever notice how nearly impossible it is to get things accomplished during the month of December? A few religious holidays, and suddenly the entire country is paralyzed with some torporic fever. Need to get something fixed? Forget it. Trying to mobilize a project? Don't ...More
    December 8, 2006 Teri Lanza Posted in Blog