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Hacking Self Storage

Jan 14, 2022

Craig Conway is Janus Europe's Production Director and responsible for the company’s Manufacturing, Logistics and R&D/ Innovation.

During his career, Craig has held a range of senior management positions in Engineering, Manufacturing, Operations and R&D.

Craig is a qualified Engineer and holds an HND in Manufacturing Engineering and an ILM in Management.


On today's Podcast:

00:00 - Dean thanks the sponsors of today’s episode, Willbox

01:42 - Getting to know Craig Conway

02:20 - What does Craig love about the self-storage industry

03:20 - Where is the Janus Europe range of self-storage doors, partitions and relocatable units produced?

04:04 - The Vault and Mass Units.

08:55 -Dean thanks the sponsors of today’s episode, Janus International Europe

09:55 - What changes Craig have seen in the manufacturing sector during the past 5-10 years?

11:26 - How does Janus Europe comply in terms of processes and materials.

14:30 - Craig talks about the new more sustainable steel solution GreenCoat by SSAB and how it benefits operators

17:15 - How can operators ensure that they opt for a supplier that complies with current sustainability standards.

19:36 - What does Craig predict will be the biggest 2022 trends for self-storage manufacturing and perhaps the industry as a whole.

23:57 - Dean takes a moment to thank the final sponsor of today’s episode, StorageBox Marketing


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