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Home / Resources / Introducing Smiota Service: Helping You Efficiently Manage Daily Facility Operations

Introducing Smiota Service: Helping You Efficiently Manage Daily Facility Operations

in Corporate News

Managing day-to-day business operations can be an overwhelming task. So the last thing you need to be thinking about is whether or not your building’s rooms, offices, and meeting spaces are clean and ready for the day ahead.  That’s why Smiota developed Smiota Service, a software solution aimed at improving operational efficiency at the workplace by managing operations and maintenance … Read More

Home / Resources / Seamlessly Manage Mail and Package Delivery with Smiota Mailroom Software

Seamlessly Manage Mail and Package Delivery with Smiota Mailroom Software

in Package Management Systems

The daily flood of mail and packages can overwhelm mailrooms and staff, resulting in misplaced, damaged, or stolen deliveries. And that, of course, leads to dissatisfied tenants.  Even if your property doesn’t have the space for package lockers, there’s still a way to organize your mailroom operations — implementing Smiota Mailroom Software. With this tool at their fingertips, mailroom staff … Read More

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Home / Resources / Multifamily Trends to Watch in 2020

Multifamily Trends to Watch in 2020

in Multifamily Building Development, Multifamily Property Management

Multifamily housing is in great demand. Occupancy rates were at a record high of 96% in 2019, and we could see as many as one million new renter households entering the market with each new year.  Several factors play into a person’s decision to rent rather than buy, including:   The desire for a flexible city lifestyle Need for community Lack … Read More

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Home / Resources / Smiota’s Top 10 Articles of 2019

Smiota’s Top 10 Articles of 2019

in Commercial Building Development, Multifamily Building Development, Multifamily Property Management, Package Management Systems, Package Theft, Retail

This past year, we’ve covered everything from package theft to buy online, pick up in-store (BOPIS) as we delved into why package lockers are a leading solution for retailers, businesses, and property managers. To help you catch up with the headlines, here are our ten most-read articles from 2019. #1. 6 Shocking Stats about Package Theft E-commerce growth has resulted … Read More

Home / Resources / How Building Guests Can Use Smiota’s Smart Lockers for Package Delivery & Securing Personal Items

How Building Guests Can Use Smiota’s Smart Lockers for Package Delivery & Securing Personal Items

in Package Management Systems

Occasionally, the need may arise for visitors of your business or building to use Smiota’s package lockers. They may be looking for a safe place to drop off deliveries or a means of temporarily securing personal items.  Rather than entering these visitors into the system, they can simply register as guest users and gain temporary access to the lockers. And … Read More

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Home / Resources / Head Into the New Year With New Workplace Amenities

Head Into the New Year With New Workplace Amenities

in Commercial Building Development

Thanks to advancements in technology, the way we work is rapidly changing. Remote jobs and flexible positions have popularized co-working spaces and spurred a departure from traditional office designs.  Today’s workplace is becoming an all-inclusive destination, offering features like social and leisure activities, restaurants and cafes, access to the latest technology, and convenient on-site services. To provide this, commercial real … Read More

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Home / Resources / Supercharge Your Student Housing With These Tech-Powered Amenities

Supercharge Your Student Housing With These Tech-Powered Amenities

in Student Housing Management

College is expensive, so students these days prioritize affordability over luxury when it comes to their living arrangements. But at the same time, Gen Z doesn’t know a world without technology — it’s essential to their academic and personal success. And, as a result, it’s something they look for when choosing their housing. So if you’re looking to wow incoming … Read More

Home / Resources / Safeguarding Your Residents’ Holiday Packages This Season

Safeguarding Your Residents’ Holiday Packages This Season

in Multifamily Property Management, Package Theft

What’s a porch pirate’s favorite time of the year? If you guessed the holiday season, you’re correct. No other time rivals the flood of deliveries we see as the year winds down. So it’s no surprise that nearly a quarter of holiday shoppers have concerns about package theft this year.  And the number of package theft victims is steadily climbing … Read More

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Home / Resources / Could Smart Lockers Solve the Package Problem for Your Building or Business?

Could Smart Lockers Solve the Package Problem for Your Building or Business?

in Package Management Systems

Whether you’re dealing with a multifamily property or managing a business, you’ve probably noticed how the rise of online shopping has dramatically transformed day-to-day operations. Plans that worked for mail management a decade ago are no match for the avalanche of packages coming in today.  If your staff is getting overwhelmed with the package burden and your tenants seem disappointed … Read More

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Home / Resources / How to Drive In-Store Traffic During the Busy Holiday Season

How to Drive In-Store Traffic During the Busy Holiday Season

in Retail

E-commerce could take its greatest cut of the holiday sales yet — more than half of consumers are planning to shop online this year. But even though it’s clear that more customers are comfortable with online gift ordering, they aren’t crossing in-store shopping off the list just yet. So what convinces them to buy from brick-and-mortar stores over shipping to … Read More