Publications


  • ISS Moves Vegas Expo to Mandalay Bay
    Inside Self-Storage (ISS), the industry’s largest convention and tradeshow, will relocate its event to the Mandalay Bay hotel in 2006. ...More
    May 22, 2005 Posted in News
  • Atta Girl, ISS
    In attempts to extricate himself from the doghouse (where he frequently resided), an ex-boyfriend used to say to me, “It only takes one small blunder to kill 10 good deeds.” In life, people pay far more attention to what you do wrong than what you get right. Sometimes you ...More
    April 1, 2005 Teri L. Lanza Posted in Articles
  • The Florida Self Storage Association
    The Florida Self Storage AssociationThe ‘best start under the sun’ By Kimberly Hundley Though some might like to believe it, creating a strong state self-storage association is not as simple as mixing up a delicious pitcher of Florida orange juice. Self-storage advocates ...More
    September 1, 2004 Kimberly Hundley Posted in Articles
  • Back to School
    If you’re college bound—or have someone in your family who is—you don’t want to miss this opportunity. Inside Self- Storage has reinstated its educational scholarship program. Five worthy recipients will each be given $2,000 toward tuition at the college or university of ...More
    April 1, 2004 Posted in Articles
  • Winning Women
    They are business owners, consultants, company presidents and industry experts. Many of them have been working in self-storage for 10 years or more. While there are many wonderful women of note working in the business, for this special feature, ISS chose a few of these ...More
    December 1, 2003 Amy Campbell Posted in Articles
  • Rumors in Red
    WHILE I AGREE WITH THE ASSERTION OF NOTABLE 1920S JOURNALIST WALTER WINCHELL that "Today's gossip is tomorrow's headline," I prefer the more contemporary rendition of columnist Liz Smith, who wrote, "Gossip is news running ahead of itself in a red satin dress." This ...More
    December 1, 2002 Teri L. Lanza Posted in Articles
  • Steel Prices Continue to Rise
    Self-storage is just one of the many industries hit hard by the increase in steel prices. Inside Self-Storage asked metal-building experts why steel prices are on the rise and how it has affected their businesses. Our panel comprised of Dave Cook, president of Tech-Fast ...More
    September 1, 2002 Amy Campbell Posted in Articles
  • Program Partners Shurgard With Independent Operators
    ISS: We understand you have been meeting with independent operators at recent tradeshows. What have you learned? Independent operators are keenly concerned about ways to improve their competitiveness and remain independent. They want to be able to compete effectively in ...More
    December 1, 2001 Posted in Articles
  • State of the Industry
    State of the Industry In addition to the introduction of our annual State of the Industry report, my comments here should be of particular interest to this audience. At the close of each year, Inside Self-Storage speaks with several of this industry's most knowledgable and ...More
    January 1, 2001 Teri L. Lanza Posted in Articles
  • Numbers Don't Lie...
    Numbers Don't Lie...Unit sequencing demands planning By Matt Morgan Since 1985, self-storage owners Joe and Lolita Bader have been specializing in self-storage unit-door numbering through their Corpus Christi, Texas-based business, Quik# - Door Numbers. The Baders, whose ...More
    January 1, 2001 Matt Morgan Posted in Articles