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Is That a Plastic Duck in Your Self Storage Unit or are You Happy to See Me?

by Tony Gonzalez February 21, 2014 11:39 PM
All sorts of things can be stored in self storage units. It’s kind of the nature of the business. The customer needs space for their bike, couch, clothes, boat, books, or anything really (with the exception of anything illegal) so they go to their local self storage facility. [More]

Soccer and Self Storage Goes in Hand in Hand in the UK

by Holly Robinson August 3, 2013 12:46 AM
There are some things that are meant to go together and there are some things that are not. Chocolate chip cookies and milk, steak and potatoes, Bert and Ernie, movies and popcorn—all clearly belong together. What about self storage and soccer? In the UK the answer would be a resounding yes! [More]

BiG Storage in Chester, England, Sponsors Football Team

by Winnie Hsiu July 11, 2013 9:38 PM
BiG Storage in Chester, England, is extending their sponsorship of the Chester Football club for its fourth year in a row. Andrew Donaldson, partner of BiG Storage said that his company is proud to be one of the founding sponsors of the club and pleased to continue its sponsorship. For BiG Storage, it was a ‘no brainer,’ according to Donaldson. [More]

Successful Self Storage Entrepreneur Up For Prestigious Ernst & Young Award for 2011

by John Stevens May 6, 2011 7:21 AM
Andrew Donaldson, a partner in U.K. self storage operator BIG Storage is a finalist on a list of candidates for the prestigious Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year award for the North and Midlands region of England. The Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of The Year is a global business award for entrepreneurs. If Donaldson wins the award for his region, he’ll go onto to compete for the United Kingdom title. [More]

UK Storage Facility Opens Zoo and Is Recognized at Berlin SSA Conference

by Kim Kilpatrick June 24, 2010 2:18 PM
A UK storage facility, BiG Storage, has received two industry awards at the annual conference of the European self storage industry. The conference, which included representatives from the U.S. Self Storage Association, the U.K. Self Storage Association, and the Federation of European Self Storage Associations (FEDESSA), took place from June 16 to 17 in Berlin. BiG Storage received the Support to the Community 2010 and the UK Facility of the Year awards. [More]