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Truck Team Tuesday – From Alaska

This week we look up North for the experiences from our Anchorage, Alaska franchise.  Ben and Eric, our Featured Truck Team this Tuesday, have shared many experiences together.  In case you were wondering the same thing I was; no, our Alaska franchise isn’t open for 24 hours during the summer just because the sun does…

What is going on!?

Big things are brewing up at 1-800-GOT-JUNK?’s head quarters…better known as The Junktion. Men in the office are convincing each other to do the unthinkable, the women of the office are getting scared and Brian Scudamore has been running around the office with a hilarious accessory. These strange antics are not going to stop anytime…

Truck Team Tuesday – Brenson Beer from Las Vegas

Truck Team Tuesday posts are so much fun to put together, our truck team members are definitely some of the greatest, most hard-working dudes I’ve ever met!  This week’s subject, Brenson Beer, works for our Las Vegas franchise. How long have you been working with 1-800-GOT-JUNK? 1 year and 2 months What did you do…

Overheard in Junk, September 24th Edition

It’s time for Overheard in Junk! There are so many interpretations of the word junk, so we’re taking a look around and bringing you some of what the world is saying about it. Enjoy! @AxiomNews: RT @1800GOTJUNK: The Globe and Mail and Brian Scudamore. (Includes a video of our secrets to sustaining a great corporate…

Get the Garage Junk-Free!

Hello, Fall!  Welcome to the world in 2010. Yes, it’s that traditional time of year when we lose weight raking leaves, gain it all back again eating turkey; spend more time indoors by the fire; and bundle up to get to the car. What?!! The car isn’t in the garage? Shame on you! And you,…

Overheard in Junk, September 17th Edition

It’s time for Overheard in Junk! There are so many interpretations of the word junk, so we’re taking a look around and bringing you some of what the world is saying about it. Enjoy! @therealExTex: Texas Sues to Block Bizarre “Global Warming” EPA Rules Lawsuit says science behind ‘global warming’ junk http://bit.ly/cG8pyg Bless’em #tcot @nrthwstgal:…

Good Old Days

Several weeks ago I received a forwarded email from my manager. The original message came from a former employee, Tyler Wright. Tyler was the first dedicated PR Manager 1-800-GOT-JUNK? hired. His passion for the business was infectious. His success in the role, substantial. Tyler landed one of our biggest media appearances to date in 2003,…

Truck Team Tuesday – Indy North’s Family Business

For this week’s Truck Team Tuesday, we are interviewing from our steadfast Indy North franchise out of Indianapolis, Indiana. Answering the TTT questions today we have Franchise Partner (man in charge), Randy Wheeldon!  We also include the musings of a man who runs the day-to-day operations (Ops Manager), Rex Wheeldon. Our trusty truck team member…

Hoarders Season 3 Premieres with a BANG!

A&E’s hit documentary series, Hoarders, premiered its 3rd season on Labor Day Monday last week.  If you tuned in, you know that 1-800-GOT-JUNK? crews were, again, in full force combating hoards of junk. Right away it was obvious that the premiere was a success.  Just by browsing popular Social Media platforms I could see how…

Overheard in Junk, September 10th Edition

It’s time for Overheard in Junk! There are so many interpretations of the word junk, so we’re taking a look around and bringing you some of what the world is saying about it. Enjoy! This week, the web is abuzz over the Hoarders season premiere – as you can see! @womenwithadhd: Can’t throw things out?…