Self-storage is a booming industry, one that has seen remarkable growth in the United States and Europe, and across the rest of the world. While an obvious success story, new research shows that by taking a unique facility design approach, warehouse operators can do much to maximise their revenue potential.

Business processes, logistics & information systems
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This article is based on the paper Increasing the revenue of self-storage warehouses by facility design, written by Yeming (Yale) Gong, René B. M. de Koster, J.B.G. (Hans) Frenk, and Adriana F. Gabor, and published in Production and Operations Management Vol. 22, No 3, May-June 2013, pp. 555-570. DOI: 10.1111/j.1937-5956.2012.01380.x
Rotterdam School of Management (RSM), Erasmus University

de Koster, M.B.M. (2013). Boosting revenues in the self-storage warehouse industry. RSM Discovery - Management Knowledge, 16(4), 8–10. Retrieved from http://hdl.handle.net/1765/50725