Monday 08 October, 2012

How to Color Code Your Organizational System with Bins – Part 1

Whatever industry you’re in, odds are you have a lot of supplies you need to keep organized, be those medical supplies, industrial supplies, electronic parts, or merchandise for a retail shop. Or perhaps you simply need an organizational system for your own home or your crafts. Whatever the case may be, you can get most […]


Monday 08 October, 2012

How to Effectively Showcase Your Retail Products Using Bins – Part 3

Another benefit of using bins and racks in your store is that by organizing your merchandise in a logical system, you increase the odds that a customer will purchase more products. Many shop owners think that up-selling is something you can only do with words. In reality, you can visually up-sell your merchandise simply by […]


Friday 05 October, 2012

How to Effectively Showcase Your Retail Products Using Bins – Part 2

In what ways can bins and displays help you to increase your revenue? The benefits of organization through a bin display start the moment your customer strolls through the door. Customers are often overwhelmed if they enter a chaotic shop where things are out of place. If a customer walks into your store and sees […]


Wednesday 03 October, 2012

How to Effectively Showcase Your Retail Products Using Bins – Part 1

Anyone who works a store knows that how you showcase your products can have a major impact on your bottom line. While bins are useful for organizing items for your own convenience, they play an even greater role for the customer. Retail display bins help organize your displays for shoppers as well, making it easier […]


Friday 28 September, 2012

Creating a Retail Display with Bins – Part 3

Setting up a new retail display is hard work, but it can pay off in terms of not only higher revenue, but also greater efficiency. It’s easier to stock a shop which is well organized to begin with. You’ll spend less time dealing with clutter and your store will be more presentable, making a better […]


Tuesday 25 September, 2012

Creating a Retail Display with Bins – Part 2

If clothing is your specialty, you’ll probably want to purchase some retail dump bins along with commercial clothing racks. Wire shelving which includes cubbyholes for different items can help you to easily display folded shirts. You’ll notice that retail display bins are available in many different colors and materials. In general, you should try to […]


Friday 21 September, 2012

Creating a Retail Display with Bins – Part 1

Whether you’re opening a new store or you are simply trying to find a better way to organize your existing shop, one indispensable tool in your organizational toolbox is the retail display bin. There are many different types of bins, shelves, and racks which you can use to display your products. How you display your […]


Monday 26 September, 2011

Roughneck Shed = Happy Family

Greg and Rachel are dear friends who got a Roughneck shed last winter. Below is what Greg has to say about their new shed. Here is the pic of the shed in their backyard. GREG WROTE… “As new homeowners, my wife and I didn’t know what we were getting ourselves into.  We had to combine two […]


Wednesday 21 September, 2011

A Step-by-Step Guide to Organizing Your Recipes

This guest post was written by Certified Professional Organizer® Tiffany Engler – St. Louis, Missouri – www.yourlifeorganizedstl.com. Supplies you will need Pen 1 – 4 Hardcover 2” Binder(s) 100 top load Page Protector 5 packets of 5-tab sheet protectors Preparations Clear off the biggest table in your home. Gather all of your loose recipes into […]


Monday 12 September, 2011

Green Means Go

So, one of the tips I learned from our professional organizer friends is to use visual cues to help you organize.   Example….for kids, use photos so they can easily identify contents.  For office, label file folders and tabs certain colors so it becomes easier to recognize things you need based on first sight.  For putting things […]


Friday 02 September, 2011

RackBin Pallet Rack 42 Inch Plastic Containers

The first and only plastic containers designed specifically to fit pallet rack. These extra large storage bins offer a generous 42″ (3-1/2 feet) in length, ensuring no wasted space on 42″ deep rack or wire shelving […]


Wednesday 17 August, 2011

Get Organized For the School Year

This guest post was written by Certified Professional Organizer® Tiffany Engler – St. Louis, Missouri – www.yourlifeorganizedstl.com. The start of the school is fast approaching. So how do you get your children organized for it? Below are some tips to help as you prepare to send your children off to any year of school.    […]


Monday 15 August, 2011

Organizing Junk Drawer

In a previous blog I talked about reorganzing my Laundry Room.  Well, that led to reorganizing my kitchen junk drawer.  I was able to take a lot of what was in there and add them to the Clever Store containers in the Laundry Room as well as tossing what wasn’t needed.  It took me about 20 […]


Friday 12 August, 2011

Organizing the Laundry Room

For months now I’ve been wanting my husband to help me straighten out the Laundry Room.  He has a lot of things in there that either needed to be tossed or could go into our newly organized shed.  He kept saying we’ll get to it…blah, blah, blah.  So I decided last Saturday that if he […]


Monday 08 August, 2011

Organizing at the Charlotte Family Housing

This guest post is written by Stephanie Hunter, Channel Marketing Intern. She is one of the awesome interns that worked at Rubbermaid this summer 🙂 Everyone has heard the phrase ‘actions speak louder than words’, and since the start of summer the Interns have heard “organization” everywhere at Rubbermaid.  Rather than just hearing and reading […]