November 08, 2011 // Franchising.com // For its second time, Zippy Shell Mobile Self Storage has been named a top franchise concept by Entrepreneur Magazine. This year it is among Entrepreneur’s Moving and Storage Franchises “Hot List.” The list, comprised of 10 franchise companies that deliver unique services within the moving and storage industries, also discusses factors that make the industry a compelling investment opportunity for prospective franchisees, and one that drives tremendous value for customers.
“We couldn’t be more excited about Zippy Shell Mobile Self Storage being recognized again by Entrepreneur Magazine and Entrepreneur.com,” said Rick Del Sontro, President, Zippy Shell USA, LLC. “For over three decades, Entrepreneur has been an invaluable resource for business owners; their magazine and website provide places to learn about how to face business challenges head-on and find relevant business opportunities”
The Entrepreneur.com article explains that although the American economy has suffered in recent years, the demand for moving and storage services has remained strong. As quoted from the US Census Bureau on Entrepreneur.com, “the average American moves more than 11 times in his or her lifetime.” The market demand exists, and companies who are innovative and affordable will lead this industry segment into the future.
“Anytime a respected organization like Entrepreneur publishes a list of hot franchises, people listen. We’re thrilled to be among what are considered leaders in the moving and storage industry” said Del Sontro. “Entrepreneur has essentially validated what we have believed since day one. We are a unique concept in a very strong business segment, and by providing a business concept that allows franchisees to quickly become the best value solution in their respective markets, we have built a winning formula.”
The Zippy Shell system is a smart and easy self storage solution for residential and business customers. It offers a tremendous value solution to the marketplace by providing the convenience of portable storage with the cost effectiveness typically associated with traditional storage. The Zippy Shell solution allows for a storage container to be delivered to a customer in a street registered vehicle which provides much greater flexibility than other mobile storage solutions. In short, Zippy Shell Mobile Self Storage customers can take advantage of a unique service that is that is not only convenient but affordable as well.
Customers interested in more information about Zippy Shell Mobile Self Storage in can visit http://www.zippyshell.com follow us on Twitter at http://twitter.com/zippyshellusa, “Like” our Facebook fan page at https://www.facebook.com/ZippyShellUSA or call (888) 947-7974. Anyone interested in reading the Entrepreneur Hot List can check it out at http://www.entrepreneur.com/slideshow/220484#10.
Zippy Shell USA, LLC is a domestic franchisor of a patent pending and unique mobile self-storage system. The Zippy Shell system currently has 14 independent owned operators of the Zippy Shell Brand in 33 markets, including The Mid-Atlantic States, Michigan, Georgia, Florida, the San Francisco Bay Area, Tennessee, Texas and more. Zippy Shell USA, LLC is headquartered in Jersey City, New Jersey. Entrepreneurs interested in learning more about Zippy Shell franchise opportunities should visit http://www.zippyshell.com.