What Solutions Can UNITS® Offer Thrift Stores?

At UNITS® Moving and Portable Storage of Southeast Massachusetts, we profoundly understand the unique demands encountered by thrift stores in the Southeast Massachusetts region. Our team is fully equipped to deliver convenient and cost-effective storage and moving solutions tailored precisely to meet individual requirements. We also take immense pride in extending an invitation for thrift stores to participate in our National Accounts Program, granting them privileged access to our array of specially discounted services.

Our moving and storage solutions include:

Accommodates Big Donations:

  • UNITS® containers generously provide the room required to store sizeable donations, simplifying the task for thrift stores to effectively handle substantial contributions without overwhelming their premises.

Seasonal Inventory Management:

  • Thrift stores can seamlessly manage the rotation of seasonal inventory using UNITS® containers. This ensures that items remain easily accessible when needed and securely stored during off-peak periods.

Donation Events Made Simple:

  • UNITS® containers simplify hosting donation events by offering a designated and secure area for incoming donations. This enables organized collection and efficient processing.

Off-site Donation Collection:

  • UNITS® containers facilitate off-site collection efforts, such as coat drives, empowering thrift stores to expand their outreach and gather items from diverse locations. These containers ensure the safe storage of donations until they are ready for distribution.

Temperature-Controlled Warehouse:

  • UNITS®’ climate-controlled warehouse located in Braintree provides an ideal solution for storing temperature-sensitive items, including antiques and wooden furniture. This preserves the condition and value of these items over time.

Overflow Storage Solution:

  • Thrift stores grappling with overflow storage challenges can turn to UNITS® containers to effectively manage surplus inventory during peak seasons or special sales events. This prevents clutter and upholds a pleasant shopping environment.

Large Capacity for Big Sales:

  • The substantial 12′ and 16′ UNITS® containers, boasting capacities of up to 6,000 pounds and 8,000 pounds, respectively, prove invaluable during significant sales or clearance events. They ensure surplus items are readily accessible to meet customer demand.

Oversized Items and Furniture:

  • UNITS® containers’ spacious interiors are ideally suited for storing oversized furniture and bulky items. This simplifies logistics and enables thrift stores to efficiently handle a diverse range of inventory.

Why a UNITS® Container is Right for You

UNITS® containers are the ultimate storage solution perfectly tailored to meet the distinctive demands of thrift stores. Thrift stores often grapple with inventory fluctuations, and UNITS® containers offer the flexibility needed to seamlessly manage significant donations, seasonal items, and overflow storage challenges. With the impressive capacity to hold up to 6,000 pounds in a 12′ container and 8,000 pounds in a 16′ container, thrift stores gain the confidence to store a wide range of items, including bulky furniture, a typical inventory hurdle. This streamlined approach enhances operational efficiency and ensures every inch of the store is utilized effectively.

Moreover, thrift stores frequently host donation events and offsite collection initiatives like coat drives. UNITS® containers simplify these endeavors by providing a secure and accessible space for storing incoming donations until they can be sorted and processed. The weather-resistant design of the containers ensures the safeguarding of items from the elements, offering thrift stores peace of mind during outdoor events. Additionally, UNITS®’ climate-controlled storage warehouse plays a pivotal role in preserving the condition of temperature-sensitive items like antiques and wooden furniture, safeguarding the value of these treasures over time, and offering a convenient offsite storage solution for long-term needs.

UNITS® containers resonate with thrift stores’ commitment to sustainability and resource management. By offering a convenient and efficient storage solution, these containers help thrift stores reduce reliance on costly off-site storage facilities and the unnecessary transportation associated with them as we manage all the logistics. This ultimately leads to cost savings and fosters a more eco-conscious approach to inventory management. As thrift stores strive to create organized and shopper-friendly environments, UNITS® containers emerge as an indispensable tool in maintaining order, optimizing space, and ensuring items are readily accessible to both staff and customers.


Contact UNITS® of Southeast Massachusetts


Thrift stores have multiple convenient avenues to reach out to UNITS® of Southeast Massachusetts for their storage requirements. They can swiftly obtain a precise estimate tailored to their needs by completing the Instant Quote Form available on our website. Alternatively, they can engage with us directly via phone to delve into the specifics of their storage needs. What sets UNITS® apart is our unwavering commitment to being locally owned and operated, ensuring a personalized touch and a profound understanding of the community’s storage needs. Moreover, thrift stores seeking to optimize their storage solutions can substantially benefit from our National Accounts Program, granting access to specialized discounts and services meticulously designed to efficiently support their unique operational demands. Let UNITS® of Southeast Massachusetts empower your thrift store to thrive on every front – contact us today!