• New Jersey Storage Operators Fight Sales Tax
    New Jersey self-storage operators and the state association are taking action to fight a new sales tax that will apply to storage rentals starting Oct. 1. ...More
    August 15, 2006 Posted in News
  • BETCO Sponsors the ISS Legal Learning Webinar Series
    BETCO Inc., a single-source manufacturer of self-storage building components, has signed on as the premier sponsor of the Inside Self-Storage Legal Learning Webinar Series. ...More
    August 14, 2006 Posted in News, Construction
  • NYPD Appeals for Cooperation of Storage Facilities
    Self-storage operators are being approached to participate in Operation Nexus, a project by NYPD that aims to battle terrorist activity. ...More
    August 14, 2006 Posted in News
  • Flash Report Feature
    We're making a few upgrades to the Inside Self-Storage website, one of which you can enjoy right now. Access the ISS Flash Report right from our home page! If you're not familiar with this monthly offering, published exclusively in ISS magazine, check it out. It is ...More
    August 11, 2006 Teri Lanza Posted in Blog
  • Boston Police Seek Owner of Self-Storage Arsenal
    A man who stored an arsenal comprising a rocket launcher, guns, ammunition and knives at self-storage facilities in Kingston and Pembroke, Mass., is wanted by police. ...More
    August 11, 2006 Posted in News
  • 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