How long should I keep business records

Most businesses generate paperwork that needs to be retained and accessed regularly. There are many different forms of paperwork – business records, tax figures, expenses, employee records and many more. Whilst many companies will have some form of digital storage for this important information, there are certain documents that need to be physically retained and […]

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Business stock storage units – how to organise and manage

Whatever goods your company trades in, stock management is a vital component of your business. Whilst other aspects of your business need to be efficient and effective – marketing, advertising, customer service – failing to correctly organise and manage your stock levels will adversely affect your business performance. Here are some aspects of business stock […]

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A quick to do list for storing business items

The ‘new world’ of business premises and the requirements for space compliance, brought about by the pandemic, may likely mean that you will have to be reconfiguring your work premises – flexible business storage can be a great aid in achieving that goal. Many workplaces have furniture or equipment that is surplus to everyday requirements […]

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How business storage can help you downsize after the lockdown

Nobody could have predicted the events of the previous months and the Covid-19 pandemic – it has had a grave impact on all aspects of life and every business has been affected in some shape or form. One of the major issues going forward is adapting to the “new normal” with companies reassessing many aspects […]

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How self storage is helping businesses move online

There has been a growing trend in recent years for businesses moving their operations online and the pandemic has seen this movement greatly accelerated as businesses have had to be more flexible and adaptable in the much-changed business arena. Business storage can be an effective and affordable aid in providing the flexibility required in the […]

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A quick guide to preparing for office storage

With the easing of lockdown, your business may need to start thinking about how you are planning to move forward by bringing people back into the workplace. You may find that your current environment requires some significant restructuring and removing of furniture in order to comply with social distancing measures. That’s where flexible office self-storage […]

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Tips on preparing for your business for Christmas 2020

For very many businesses Christmas is a vital trading period – you need to consider marketing and advertising campaigns, stock management – and the business storage that the potential excessive stock will require to take full advantage of your Christmas trade. It can be a hectic and stressful period at the best of times but, […]

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How effective stock storage can save you money

Storage space is always a major consideration for businesses dealing in any form of merchandise and stock. Whether you are renting business storage units, or have your own on-site stockroom, making the most of that space is important. Here are some storage tips and aspects to think about when organising your storage space: Think about […]

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How local retailers can use storage for their products

Self storage is ideal for retailers to store additional items that they don’t have space for on their premises. Space in large cities, such as London, is at a premium and so it is often more cost effective to store items that are not needed on the shop floor in a self storage unit rather […]

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What’s the best way to archive business documents

There is no doubt that running a business requires you to keep a lot of business documents for a variety of reasons; from accounting to product packages and prices, from marketing history to customer records. However, these documents can often take up a lot of space which is when you may want to consider business […]

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