Archive for July 5, 2013
When starting up a business, where you are going to store your product, and how much of it you are going to have, is the last thing on your mind. However, it is an important aspect to the affordability and efficiency of your business. Taking advantage of high volume storage opportunities that are also affordable to small business owners is a must.
Industrial metal shelving units are one of the best options for high volume storage. They will allow you to stack heavy products, in a space saving and safe manor. They are often the most affordable option for businesses like retail stores and ware houses. Industrial shelves are built to hold a lot of product in an area with little space. Industrial warehouse shelving will allow for you to get the most use out of your storage space.
The durability of industrial
For Mike Lafferty, moving to Florida and starting up a small business was always a dream. “I had an image of me at the front of a store, chatting with people as they walked by,” said Lafferty. “It is how I always pictured my retirement.” That dream nearly became a nightmare. After retiring from his 37 year career as a mechanical engineer, Lafferty and his wife Ella picked up stakes in their former home town of Scranton Pennsylvania and moved to sunny Coral Gables Florida. Within a month, Lafferty had sunk most of their life savings into starting up a small business, a flower shop, that would allow the couple to spend their golden years enjoying what used to be just a hobby.
“For years, we gardened in Scranton,” said Ella, “and we thought it would just be perfect to move to a warmer climate and make a going