Case Study: Self Storage Riga

 January 20, 2021

CEO and Co-Founder Augusts Iesalnieks Location Riga, Latvia Website About the company SELF STORAGE RIGA is a conversion facility in Latvia which opened in summer 2020. This was an existing building that was bought for the purpose of modernising and converting into a site to house self storage and

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Supply chain disruption January 2021

 January 11, 2021

Customers will be aware that supply chains across Europe (especially road haulage) are being severely disrupted by a combination of the COVID-19 pandemic and the new UK/EU customs regulations imposed with very little notice.   Janus International is committed to working through these issues with our customers to ensure that

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Open for business in Europe

 December 16, 2020

  Janus International has a long history of providing European self-storage operators with high quality products and solutions. We have been working closely with our partners to prepare for post-Brexit trading from 1st January 2021 and are delighted to have been granted Authorised Economic Operator status under Article 38 of

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The All-New, All-In-One External Smart Lock

 November 25, 2020

  Janus Releases “Nokē® ONE” External, “On-Door” Smart Lock   Janus International Europe (“Janus”), the leading global manufacturer and supplier of turn-key building solutions and new technology for the self-storage industry, announced the release of their all-new, high tech external smart locking solutions, the latest in their suite of Smart

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Highlights of the FEDESSA Online Conference 2020

 October 09, 2020

Janus International Europe supported the self storage industry once again as major sponsor of the FEDESSA Online Tradeshow & Conference This year the FEDESSA board decided to hold the first ever Online European Self Storage Conference, which took place from 6th-7th October 2020. The two days were packed with seminars

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Sustainability and our environment

 September 23, 2020

    Like You, Janus cares for the Planet and steel is one of the few materials with a truly closed recycling loop as it is not consumed but is recycled without the loss of quality or strength. In a world concerned with the changing climate, increased population, and a

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Janus Europe announces resumption of factory production from May 11th.

 May 07, 2020

Dear Customers and Partners, Janus Europe is delighted to announce that factory production in Europe will resume next week. We will be gradually increasing our production capabilities in line with our supply chain restraints and most importantly the new safe manufacturing procedures we have designed to comply with Government advice

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Janus Europe announces a temporary factory closure to combat covid-19.

 March 27, 2020

  Dear Customers and Partners, Further to the Government advice, concerns from our client base and most importantly the health & safety of our employees and their families we have taken the decision to close the European factory for production. We hope this (short) temporary interruption to our production will

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Coronavirus Update

 March 12, 2020

Given the escalating situation of the coronavirus across the globe we would like to take this opportunity to inform you what actions we are taking to protect you and your investments during this difficult period. At Janus we already have clear policies and procedures in place on how to handle

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Janus International Acquires Steel Storage Asia & Australasia

 January 16, 2020

Acquisition Expands the Global Availability of Janus’ Automated Product Suite Focused on Smart Entry, Electronic Access Control, Doors, Hallways and Mobile Storage Solutions   Temple, GA, January 16, 2020 – Janus International Group, (“Janus”), the leading global supplier of turn-key building solutions focused on a product suite of automated smart

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Highlights of FEDESSA Tradeshow, Oct 2019

 October 11, 2019

The FEDESSA Tradeshow and Conference was held over the 1-2nd of October 2019 in the heart of London. With famed Westminster Abbey as our backdrop, the Queen Elizabeth II Conference Centre proved a fantastic venue for two days of seminars, networking and discussion. Please scroll to the bottom to see

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Janus International Europe Granted AEO Status

 September 11, 2019

Janus Europe is delighted to announce that HMRC has granted the company Authorised Economic Operator status under Article 38 of Regulation (EU) No 952/2013 – the Union Customs Code (UCC). This certification gives companies operating within the Single Market and the Customs Union a clear advantage when exporting internationally. The

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Highlights of Annual SSA UK Awards Dinner, June 2019

 June 28, 2019

The Annual SSA UK Awards Dinner was held at the Malmaison Hotel in Manchester on the 27th June, 2019. It was a great evening of networking and entertainment with a humorous rendition by a string quartet to finish off the evening after the awards had been announced.  Congratulations to the

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Highlights of the Spanish Self Storage Conference, May 2019

 May 24, 2019

On May 23rd, 2019, the annual Spanish Self Storage Conference & Trade Show took place in Barcelona at the Hotel Occidental Atena Mar. There were an estimated 25 companies and 150 guests in attendance at the event organised by the AESS (the Spanish self-storage association), while we were a major

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Highlights of AISI Italian Conference, Venice May 2019

 May 13, 2019

The AISI (self-storage association of Italy) hosted an industry conference at Hotel NH Venezia Laguna Palace on Saturday 11th May, in Venice. The event drew 50 Italian self-storage operators and included activities such as seminars, networking events and Q&A sessions. Janus International Europe were proud to be the main sponsor

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The ISS World Expo and the Self-Storage Asia Expo 2019 Highlights

 April 30, 2019

The Inside Self-Storage World Exposition: April 2019  On April 2-4, 2019, the Inside Self-Storage World Expo was held in Las Vegas, Nevada. There were eight European clients and over 3500 people in attendance. Adrian Starling, Sales Director, represented Janus International Europe and supported our partners, Janus International Group.  It was

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Highlights of Swedish Conference: Stockholm, April 2019

 April 12, 2019

The Swedish Self Storage Association hosted an industry conference in Stockholm on the 11th of April, 2019. The event drew many Swedish self-storage operators and included activities such as seminars, networking events and Q&A sessions. Janus International Europe were proud to be the main sponsor of this year’s Swedish Self

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The Self Storage Market Update 2019

 March 11, 2019

The JLL Self Storage Market Update 2019 is now available to download here. The report highlights: UK listed self storage market Operator overview Key updates from self storage operators: Big Yellow Safestore Lok ‘nStore Shurgard Find out more about key updates over the past year by downloading the report today. Click

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Announcing the Acquisitions of Nokē, Inc. and Active Supply and Design (CDM) Ltd

 December 15, 2018

The partnership will further the growth and development of the Nokē® Smart Entry System. Janus International Group, LLC (“Janus”), the leading global manufacturer and supplier of turn-key building solutions and new technology for the self-storage industry, today announced the acquisition of Nokē, Inc. (“Nokē”) the creators of high tech smart

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Merger Announcement

 November 13, 2018

Introducing Janus International Europe Ltd The Janus International Group are pleased to announce that effective from the 1st of January 2019, Steel Storage Europe Ltd will be merging with Janus International (UK) Ltd to form one company, Janus International Europe Ltd. The Highlights Product lines You will continue to benefit

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A Great Day of Golf and Networking

 June 20, 2018

14th June, Thursday morning, a group of budding self storage industry professionals gathered at the Forest of Arden Marriott Hotel for a day of golf, networking and the SSA UK AGM. This year’s Golf Day was sponsored by Janus International and Basil Fry. It was just the right weather to

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Shooting Day-Out With Steel Storage and RADical Systems

 May 31, 2018

On the 11th of May, Steel Storage (a Janus International company) and RADical Systems co-hosted a clay shooting day at Bisley Shooting Ground. The day started with a meeting in the Bisley clubhouse where it seems that time has stood still for the last hundred years. Everyone’s favorite, the bacon

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4 Signs You Need a Self Storage


Thinking about self storage? This infographic will clear all your doubts and highlight why and when you may need self storage and make the most out of it.               

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Janus International Named in the ‘Inc. 5000’ List

 September 29, 2017

Janus International Group LLC, a manufacturer of self-storage roll-up doors and building components, has been named to “Inc.” Magazine’s “Inc. 5000” list of fastest-growing private companies for the fourth time in the last nine years. Janus ranked No. 2,391 on the 2017 list, nearly 2,000 positions higher than when it

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Make Sure Your Cyber Security Plan Is In Place

 May 02, 2017

Self-storage builders often find themselves in charge of property that has a very high value, not only financially, but also to your reputation. People will store their valuables with you, whether that is a family heirloom, or a company’s important electronic equipment. Though you might think of yourself as a

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Should the Storage Sector Prepare for Greater Automation?

 March 28, 2017

The storage and transport industries are among those most likely to be affected by greater automation in the UK. This is according to research conducted by PwC, which found that by the early 2030s 56 per cent of jobs in this category could be at risk as a result of

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Self-Storage Represents a ‘Stable’ Investment Option

 March 07, 2017

With the UK’s economy evolving following the Brexit vote, and much uncertainty surrounding the economic prospects of the country once it officially leaves the EU, it’s only natural for investors to be looking for new investment opportunities that can bolster their portfolios. In an article for IPE Real Estate, Russell

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How to increase your net worth with self storage investment

 February 01, 2017

Self storage investment is a great, risk free way to increase your net worth quickly. Any investor will tell you that the key to being a successful investor is to owe several low-risk, high value properties. This will stabilize your portfolio and allow you to make greater financial risk in

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A buyer’s guide to self storage construction

 January 23, 2017

Doesn’t matter whether you are thinking of starting a self storage business or an existing self storage operator, answers to these 3 questions will help you understand your self storage construction better. Question 1: Aren’t steel gauge and steel grade the same thing? Answer: Steel gauge is an initial indication

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