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04/27/2018

I want to begin selling boxes at our storage facility

Oleander Self Storage - Julie Rae Foss


I want to begin selling boxes at our storage facility, but I don't know what sizes to order. I would appreciate some input on that. Thanks : )

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Kevin Leebrick on Tuesday 05/01/2018 at 01:24PM wrote:

I would start out with just the basic small medium and large.

Jonathan Peterson on Thursday 05/03/2018 at 04:34PM wrote:

Hi Julie,

Kevin is correct. You would want to start with small, medium and larges. The mediums tend to be the better sellers. You may want to offer rolls of tape as well. I would be glad to answer any questions you may.

Julie Rae Foss on Friday 05/04/2018 at 08:28AM wrote:

Thank you Kevin and Jonathan, I appreciate your help. Where may I ask did you purchase the boxes?

Kevin Leebrick on Friday 05/04/2018 at 08:52AM wrote:

We use Packaging Supply Direct.

Jonathan Peterson on Friday 05/04/2018 at 09:05AM wrote:

I am the owner of Packaging Supply Direct. We are a regional packaging supplier based out of Ramseur, NC.

Julie Rae Foss on Saturday 05/05/2018 at 11:19AM wrote:

Wonderful Thank you,
Since you both have been so helpful, may I ask if you have purchased swooper or feather flags from anyone that you could recommend?

Jonathan Peterson on Monday 05/07/2018 at 12:28PM wrote:

I do not have a source for those.

Kevin Leebrick on Tuesday 05/08/2018 at 02:21PM wrote:

We've used featherflagsale.com We did custom flags from them. Pretty Good stuff but need to bring in during windy conditions.

Kris in NC on Thursday 05/17/2018 at 04:28PM wrote:

small 'book box', medium, large and even wardrobe boxes. Then you can get into the specialized ones-I find that the 'picture boxes' sell well-you can pack a flat screen tv in the larger sizes and numerous pictures/paintings in all of them. Mattress covers are also a good idea for moves-I think U-haul has the best ones b/c have you ever moved a mattress? It's like holding life sized spaghetti-Uhaul mattress covers have handles for ease of moving a mattress. Worth it, let me tell ya.

Julie Rae Foss on Friday 05/18/2018 at 09:24AM wrote:

Thanks Kris in NC. I will take your advice : )

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