16/01/2019 - Containers

By Huska Cehic

Start Your Own Business Using A Shipping Container

Human ingenuity is a wonderful thing, and it often leads us to find alternative uses for standard products. A recent example of this in action is with the humble shipping container. Originally used to mass transport goods across oceans, we’ve recently learned that it can be used for a variety of purposes other than transportation. One that might pique your interest as an entrepreneur is using it to start your business.

Using a container for a business

A shipping container can be useful to your business even if you’re not a shipping or transport company. You can use a container as office space or storage space, and you can start using it immediately without any construction required. You don’t need to concern yourself with the constructing a building or securing rental space, especially if your business is growing fast and you need to move immediately. All you need is some space, and you can set up a shipment container office. You can create a space that’s as large or small as you need to be, adding or detracting containers to meet your space needs.

Ideas for businesses

The basic structure of a container can be used and converted into dynamic spaces with multiple rooms. You can also modify the actual containerto accommodate your business. If you’re in the clothing industry, you can have racks and strategically placed divisions to showcase your clothing items. If you’re in the food industry, you can convert your container into a makeshift food truck by modifying the sides and cutting a serving window in the container. If you’re interested in creating accommodation, you can create a hotel by stacking containers on top of each other. You could even start a mall with no construction but by placing many containers next to each other and renting each one out as individual shops.

Rent or buy

Affordable Containers allows you to buy or hire shipping containers, depending on your business needs. Whether you want a small pop up shop for a few weeks or permanent office space, we can help, and we’ll even help you move containers exactly where you need it. It’s the perfect space and money-saving solution for savvy entrepreneurs.

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