ABC Analysis – The Ultimate Guide to Inventory Classification

Whether you’re managing a heaving warehouse or a humble shop stockroom, inventory classification is a valuable tool that can take your inventory management to the next level. At its heart, grouping inventory or stock is a powerful way to determine the value of stored items to your business, improving transparency, speeding up storage tasks and enabling informed decision making.

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Defending Our Design: A Ruling in Favour of eXtreme Lockers

When it comes to our flagship Atlas Steel Lockers® and eXtreme Plastic Lockers®, design is a vital part of what we do. Both ranges are the product of months of research and development, backed by decades of experience in the storage industry. Each unique feature was crafted with care to provide schools, businesses and other organisations with a versatile personal storage solution that ticks every box.

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See Our Lockers at Dubai’s GESS 2017!

We’re excited to announce that we’ll be exhibiting at the Global Educational Supplies and Solutions Show (GESS) from March 14-16th at the Dubai World Trade Centre. And with the opportunity to meet 11,500 education professionals, from teachers to government ministers, joining us from 39 countries, there’s little wonder why we’re so excited.

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Supporting Physical Education in China with eXtreme Lockers

On June 23, China’s State Council released the new 2016-2020 National Fitness Plan, the latest in a long line of large-scale programs to increase the health and fitness of the whole nation. This drive builds on previous initiatives, including the 1995 Outline of National Fitness Program, by encouraging ever greater numbers of the population to engage in regular physical activity.

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Water Hall Primary School Installs Atlas Steel Lockers

“The quotation was very quick, and we were kept in the loop at every step. The installation team were fantastic – very approachable guys and great problem solvers.” – Sam King, School Business Manager

Before a large scale renovation in 2008, staff at Water Hall Primary School struggled gallantly to deliver a first class education amidst broken windows and holes in the roof. Today, Water Hall Primary School is the definition of a forward thinking learning space – a ‘unique work of art’, as described by the young students that study there.

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School Lockers: The Ultimate Buyer’s Guide

Buying school lockers can be a daunting prospect. With so many options available today, a seemingly simple purchase can throw up a lot of questions: What’s the difference between steel and laminate? How many compartments do I need? Which lock type works best?

At Action Storage, we’ve helped answer these questions and many more for hundreds of schools across the globe. If you’re struggling with questions of your own, the following is our definitive guide to buying the perfect lockers for your school.

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Revealed: What’s Wrong with Britain’s Education System

At Action Storage, we conducted an online study to find out where Brits believe our education system is falling short. With options covering everything from increased government funding and dealing with bad behaviour to simplifying the exam process and adopting a more eco-friendly approach, we wanted to find out where Brits think schools could be improved most.

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A History of the Warehouse

Since our foundation in 1986, we’ve supplied thousands of miles of adjustable shelving and racking to warehouses across the globe, as well as installing mezzanine floors, steel and wire mesh partitioning, canopies and more. In that time, warehousing and the supply chain have seen a whole host of fundamental developments, from the proliferation of warehouse management systems to the introduction of low-cost RFID tags and even the coining of ‘supply chain management’ itself.

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