In a world where our carbon footprint is - quite rightly - becoming increasingly scrutinised, it makes sense to embrace eco-friendly lifestyle choices where we can. The decision to lead a greener lifestyle also extends to the choices we make about how to store our belongings, or manage large-scale events ... Read More
Big, sturdy and hard-wearing, storage containers are an invaluable tool for the construction industry, with a variety of uses. Large steel containers can provide a number of functions without putting too much of a dent in a project's budget, with plenty of options to hire on a job-to-job basis, or ... Read More
Storage containers on the silver screen? Most of us have probably never given it a second thought. And yet storage containers crop up in many of our favourite films throughout the decades. So let's take a look at where, why and how this somewhat unusually popular movie prop has been ... Read More
Although "thinking outside the box" is a common example of business buzzwords, there are actually many educational benefits of staying inside the box every once in a while. Much like in the classic Schrödinger's Cat thought experiment, which debunks quantum physics by means of a cat in a box (we ... Read More
What better time to address construction site hazards than during Health and Safety Week? Construction is a high risk industry – it accounted for 32% of employee fatalities in the British workplace throughout 2013/2014, according to the Health and Safety Executive (HSE).
Many of you probably know the general dos ... Read More
As the festival and sporting seasons are now in full swing, plenty of events will be using shipping containers to ensure that a good time is had by all.
The British Grand Prix, Glasgow Commonwealth Games, Glastonbury and the Edinburgh Festival, have all used shipping containers over the years for extra ... Read More
The 18th May is officially known as International Museum Day and to celebrate all things (or at least some things) old and fusty, we're taking a look at some of the truly weird and wonderful objects found in storage containers over the years. Some containers are – quite literally – ... Read More
As we all know, shipping containers are widely used in today’s global age, however, not many people know about their origins and how something as simple as a shipping container could have such a profound impact on the world.
Containerhomeplans, have recently produced an infographic named 20 Ways The Shipping ... Read More
Last year we were enraptured with the mouth-watering burgers coming out the kitchen of an enthusiastic beardy chap who called himself the Burger Bear. Tom Reaney's wild and delicious disco-fuelled burger van had been bouncing around London for a couple of years, and they had just started a crowdfunding campaign ... Read More
Retail is an incredibly demanding sector, with a serious requirement for flexibility. To succeed, you need to be able to deliver products to consumers in a wide variety of dynamic and inventive ways. Keeping people interested and beating the competition is a constant challenge.
Storage containers are becoming a de facto ... Read More