News


  • Remote Account Manager 6.1
    DoorKing released version 6.1 of the company’s Remote Account Manager software, which is used to program DKS telephone-entry and access-control systems. ...More
    October 23, 2008 Posted in News
  • Protective Guardrail System
    The Ideal Shield Protective Guardrail System is designed to eliminate the need for costly scraping and painting of guardrails. ...More
    October 23, 2008 Posted in News
  • Book: How to Make Money in Self-Storage
    RK Kliebenstein and Jennifer LeClaire, self-storage industry veterans, co-authored the recently released book, How to Make Money in Self-Storage, an A-to-Z resource guide for self-storage operators who want to increase revenue, decrease expenses and create equity. ...More
    October 23, 2008 Posted in News
  • Call-Center Solutions
    SMD Software Inc., maker of SiteLink for self-storage and portable-storage management, and PhoneSmart announced a partnership to give SiteLink Web Edition users real-time call-center solutions. ...More
    October 23, 2008 Posted in News, Technology
  • Nashville Conference a Terrific Success for Inside Self-Storage Expo
    More than 1,100 self-storage professionals gathered in Nashville, Tenn., Oct. 7-10, for the largest fall conference and tradeshow ever hosted by the Inside Self-Storage Expo. ...More
    October 22, 2008 Posted in News
  • StorageMart Makes Play for Canada's InStorage REIT
    Last week, Columbia-based TKG-StorageMart Partners made an unsolicited bid to take over Canada-based InStorage Real Estate Investment Trust. ...More
    October 21, 2008 Posted in News
  • Police Seize $1.4 Million at Australian Self-Storage
    Fort Knox Self Storage has lived up to its name after a police swoop found $1.4 million in cash in the Australian self-storage facility. Officers also found 519g of heroin with a street value of $260,000 and a loaded 9mm pistol when they swooped on the Dandenong South ...More
    October 21, 2008 Posted in News
  • Canadian Trading Partners Buys Stake in InStorage
    A U.S. operator of self-storage facilities has taken a 19.6 percent stake in InStorage Real Estate Investment Trust and indicated it may increase its holding and make a takeover bid for Canada's biggest self-storage owner. Canadian Trading Partners LLC (CTP), part of ...More
    October 16, 2008 Posted in News
  • Michigan Self-Storage Businesses Benefit From Small Tax Victory
    On Oct. 2, the Michigan Senate took a step toward annihilating the 21.99 percent surcharge on the Michigan Business Tax (MBT), which will benefit businesses of the state, including self-storage facilities. ...More
    October 15, 2008 Posted in News
  • Mobile Self-Storage Survey Report Released by MiniCo and MS-SA
    MiniCo Publishing, in a joint initiative with the Mobile Self-Storage Association (MS-SA), has released the "2008 Mobile Self-Storage Survey Report," the only report of its kind focused the mobile-storage industry. ...More
    October 15, 2008 Posted in News