Boxpert Blog

How to Create Restaurant Storerooms with Conex Containers

Posted by Paige Welsh on Thu, Aug 23, 2018 @ 10:27 AM

Inventory management is an unsung but critical part of running restaurants and cafeterias. To quickly add space for non-refrigerated ingredients like canned goods, more and more businesses are turning conex containers into restaurant storerooms.

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Tags: Commercial and Retail Solutions, Storage Solutions, Climate Control Solutions

The Sudbury Community Food Pantry Scales up its Services

Posted by Paige Welsh on Tue, Jul 10, 2018 @ 09:00 AM

Hunger is not just a problem for distant nations. It happens right here in the United States. More than one in ten (12.3%) American households were uncertain they would have enough food for all members of their household at some point in 2016, and of those households, around two out of five had members who missed meals (USDA ERS).  The Sudbury Community Food Pantry has been working for 28 years to move the needle on hunger in the Boston Metro West Region of Massachusetts.

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Tags: Storage Solutions, Climate Control Solutions

Three Ways Shipping Containers Scale Up Rapidly Growing Companies

Posted by John McAlonan on Wed, Jun 20, 2018 @ 09:00 AM

While the CEO thinks about long-term strategy, the COO, chief operating officer, focuses on the internal side of the company. If the company is a steam engine, the CEO is mapping the course, and the COO is the mechanic that keeps the train running. According to John McAlonan, Falcon’s COO, his job means knowing something about everything.

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Tags: Storage Solutions, Mobile Container Office

Mobile Car Garages: A New Piece of Equipment for Black Swan Racing

Posted by Paige Welsh on Wed, Apr 25, 2018 @ 09:50 AM

Black Swan Racing is a ProAm (professional-amateur) car racing team competing in the Intercontinental GT Challenge, a four race championship that will take them and their vehicles across the globe. They’ll push their cars and their team to the limit with endurance races, including a race in Spa, Belgium that will last 24 hours. As the team travels the world, their iconic car, a beautiful green Porsche 911 GT3R, has to come with them. Many racing teams use a plain, tried and true shipping container to transport their vehicles overseas. But Black Swan Racing saw the opportunity for a shipping container to be something more: a mobile garage worthy of the high-performance vehicles it would carry.

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Tags: Storage Solutions

Ordering Structures from a Catalog: How Shipping Container Product Lines Make Life Easier.

Posted by Paige Welsh on Thu, Feb 08, 2018 @ 09:12 AM

Custom container-based structures are an important part of our business, but did you know that an overwhelming majority of our customers order a pre-designed product from our catalog? Similar to how companies like Honda, Ford, and Toyota build specific models of cars, we build most of our container-based structures according to the pre-designed specs of our product lines.

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Tags: Storage Solutions, Mobile Container Office

Stay Cool!  Climate Controlled Shipping Containers Beat the Heat

Posted by Krista Short on Tue, Jul 26, 2016 @ 10:06 AM

It’s July, and it’s HOT - there’s just no other way to describe it. Air conditioners all across the country are turned to high. So what to do if you have valuable items, equipment or even employees in the field that need to stay cool? Storage sheds or outdoor tents just don’t provide the protection, security, and most off all cool comfort that’s required. Choosing a climate controlled shipping container will help keep the heat outside where it belongs.

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Tags: Storage Solutions, Climate Control Solutions