Simple Ways to Make your Storage Facility More Competitive

The storage facility business has become increasingly competitive, and facility owners must stand out from the rest to acquire and maintain a thriving customer base. One key factor customers have when choosing a storage facility is security. A 2012 study by Sparefoot showed that 90% of self-storage customers considered security as “very” or “extremely” important. While security is crucial to the success of your self-storage business, in today's market, it will take more to remain competitive. 

In addition to offering a secure storage location, there are many things facility owners can do to stay competitive. Keeping a clean facility and having friendly customer service are common sense ways to stand out, but there are a number of less apparent tactics that can be employed to attract customers.

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Make the Connection with On The Move at Inman Connect

Connections are everything in real estate, and the Inman Connect conference connects agents, brokers, franchisees, association principals, tech innovators, and marketing leaders together during a week-long event based solely on making connections. This year’s Inman Connect is just around the corner, scheduled from July 17th through the 20th, in San Francisco—the beautiful City by the Bay. The 2018 annual event will play host to insightful summits, showcases, sessions, learning labs, networking and social gatherings sure to delight over 4,000 attendees.

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Active Retirement Communities Make Moving In Easy with Truck Leasing

With about 75 million members, the Baby Boomer generation has enough buying power to shape segments of the country’s economy. As life expectancy grows and Boomers have plenty of years in retirement, the over-55 crowd is looking for a better place to spend their autumn years. In fact, 58 percent of this population would prefer to live in an active retirement community. While these communities can offer many benefits, there are some hurdles that would-be residents must clear first.

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Food Trucks and College Campuses are the Perfect Match

With more than 4,000 food trucks across the United States, the industry has become a juggernaut. With young people driving this growth across the country, it’s clear that hungry college students prefer food that is fast, affordable, and easy to carry. 

College campuses that want to satisfy current students and attract new learners should embrace this trend. Not only does this move satisfy students, but budget hawks and innovation leaders at the university will also find reasons to smile.

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Fit in by Standing Out

There are no better options than a custom truck wrap for businesses that use trucks in regular operations and want to bring in more customers. With an engaging wrap, companies can turn each truck into a moving billboard without paying rental fees and more. The only downside is that many business owners don’t know where to start. 

On The Move makes it quick and convenient for you to wrap your fleet in graphics that will grow your business. With options like an in-house design team, 3M graphics, and quality installation, On The Move has become the one-stop shop for effective truck wraps. Perhaps best of all, business owners can offset the cost of a truck wrap with additional options. 

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Is Your Food Truck Making the Right Impression?

No matter how fantastic the food you serve, it can be challenging to build a successful food truck business without exceptional branding. While a food truck's mobility is one of its most essential features, it can make branding a little more difficult. Customers need to know your brand at first sight. For that, you need a high-quality, engaging truck wrap.

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For On The Move, High-Quality Partners Mean High-Quality Products

Partnerships are a point of pride for On The Move, as these strong ties have allowed mutual growth and innovation over the years. Unicell is one of On The Move’s most important relationships. As a well-respected company that builds van and truck bodies, Unicell helps to ensure that On The Move is providing high-quality products to their customers. While both companies are certainly industry leaders, this partnership has only served to enhance customer satisfaction. 

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On The Move Is Opening New Doors

Anyone who has rented a truck will tell you that operating the rear roll-up cargo door can be a challenge, regardless of your age, size, or gender. Dealing with these doors can reduce efficiency in a project or even cause serious injuries. That’s why On The Move has been looking for a solution for more than two decades.

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On The Move and Marini’s Open House Partnership

If you’re in or around Houston on February 22, and love great food, swing by the Revolve Kitchen & Bar at Hotel Derek. From 5:00 PM to 8:00 PM, On The Move will be hosting an open house, showing off their newest trucks and offering up delectable eats as well!

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Rolling Billboards Help Fleets Leave a Lasting Impression 

Without a logo or graphic on the side of your trucks, it can seem as though you are driving around with a wasted opportunity for key advertising. Some fleet managers, however, are worried that the cost of wrapping their vehicles may outweigh the return on investment. Understanding the costs as well as the options available can help determine if wrapping your vehicles is the right option. 

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On the Move Keeps Fleet Services Moving

The fleet industry is transforming, mainly due to consumer demand. Instead of delivering goods to warehouses, they are being shipped directly to the buyer. This last stretch of the product journey is called the “final mile.” In this scenarios, there is a huge need for a better, easier to handle truck.

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On The Move Receives Best of Business at ISS 2018!

The ISS (Inside Self Storage) World Expo 2018 was held in Las Vegas from April 3 to April 6 at the Paris Hotel and Resort. With 200 exhibitors, 3,600 attendees, and 100 educational events, the show was a huge success, and the professionals from On the Move were thrilled to take part! 

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Action 2.0: Make Leasing a Breeze

When On The Move decided to improve our ACTION Software, we worked with a third-party company to review current truck rental programs and see how we could make it more functional and more efficient for our licensees. We wanted to improve the existing technology, so our customers aren’t just well-cared for, but to strive to be a leader in the comprehensive rental industry too. 

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How Current Market Trends Showcase Benefits from Commercial Truck Leasing

More than a decade after the real estate crash, the housing market is heating up. A recent report from Zillow found that, on average, housing prices increased by 6.5% in 2017. And according to USA Today, 2018 is on track to continue this trend, with home values expected to rise another 4.6%. All signs point to a hot real estate market over the next few years, with more people buying and selling homes. Naturally, that means more people are going to be moving, leading to an increasing need to transport their belongings. That’s why this is a great time for real estate agents to provide vehicles for home buyers through the On The Move Commercial Truck Leasing Program. 

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On The Move Hosts BIG Reveal to Showcase Its Latest Innovation

Everyone is obsessed with food trucks these days, which is why there was so much excitement surrounding a recent open house event hosted by On The Move. The company, which is famed for its innovative food truck designs, had an exciting new product to reveal. So, the team put together a big party for the unveiling and streamed the REVEAL live on Facebook. Every attendee waited in anticipation to see what, exactly, On The Move had cooked up. There were a couple of interesting hints: the theme of the open house was Slide out to Boerne, and the team served sliders to all of the guests! Still confused?

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