The XtraSpace Blog
Emerging young fashion designers, manufacturers and retailers are managing overheads by tapping into self-storage as a single-source storage, logistics and distribution solution. As well as low overheads, strategically located self-storage facilities in South Africa’s major cities now offer a... Read more.
Professional caterers often use industrial catering equipment and food processors and buy in bulk in order to remain competitive. They may source fine wines to complement the cuisine they offer and, as well as food, they may supply chairs, tables, utensils and décor. For these and other reasons,... Read more.
Antiques, original paintings, silk carpets, tapestries, silverware and other objects d’art have to be properly stored if they’re to maintain their intrinsic value. Many of these collectibles are old and fragile, and susceptible to damage. For example, too much natural light or heat can cause the... Read more.
Whether you collect comic books just for fun or are a serious collector hoping one day to cash in on your investment, it’s important to protect your DC/Marvel treasures properly before putting them in storage. Follow this handy guide to make sure that your comics are in the same condition when you... Read more.
South Africa’s online marketplace is expanding rapidly. Several standalone eCommerce businesses , such as Spree, Takealot.com, Style36 and 5 Rooms, have made names for themselves, and retail and auction platforms like Gumtree.co.za, Kalahari.com and bidorbuy.co.za are wildly popular. However, like... Read more.
The days of spending hours hunting for items in storage, forgetting what you’ve left where and making stock errors are soon to be over. Personal inventory organisers and iStorage applications are dynamic, interactive tools that can record and track stored items in a flash. They make it easier and... Read more.
XtraSpace self-storage facilities and flexi-offices offer cost-saving and logistical solutions to meet a wide range of business needs. For startup businesses For a business just finding its feet, XtraSpace offers the Flexi-Office . This is a fully equipped office space that’s available on short or... Read more.
Times are tough and business is difficult to come by. Liquidations, insolvencies and business rescues are on the increase. To survive the economic slump, it’s essential to implement cost-saving measures sooner rather than later. We’ve compiled a number of ways that small to medium enterprises can... Read more.
XtraSpace is proud to announce the launch of XtraSpace Flexi-Office – intelligent workspaces which offer small and medium sized businesses, a turnkey business solution, without the commitment to a lengthy lease. Whilst XtraSpace has had offices attached to its storage facilities for some time,... Read more.
The demand for storage rental space has soared in South Africa. More and more people are migrating between cities in search of jobs and require safe storage for household contents. Others simply need additional storage space to stow furniture , books, business files , retail stock and other unused... Read more.