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Moving in Harmony



Steve Jordan visits the Harmony Relocation Network head office in The Netherlands to find out more about this rapidly-growing organisation.

s the Harmony Relocation Network head office in The Netherlands to find out more about this rapidly-growing organisation
Steve Jordan visits the Harmony Relocation Network head office in The Netherlands to find out more about this rapidly-growing organisation

EDITOR'S PICKS

Is £40 enough?

Joe Warren, a partner and solicitor from Carbon Law Partners, looks at whether the £40 per item liability limit is appropriate in today’s market..

EUROMOVERS in Prague

EUROMOVERS had its 2018 convention in the stunning city of Prague in May. The location was the Grand Majestic Plaza close to the centre of the city, just a short amble to Old Town Square and the famous Charles Bridge.

 

BAR 2018 Conference report

This year’s BAR Conference held on 18 -20 May in Bournemouth again delivered a successful, high quality annual event.

Mexico: A Country of Expats and Exports

Rick Hosea from Dewitt Move Worldwide looks at the Mexican market from his grandstand position just across the US border in San Diego.

GInter, back in household goods in Miami

GInter has recently opened a new operation in Miami and acquired Coco’s International in Florida to support the company’s household goods business in the region.

Harry Potter welcomes Britannia Muggles

Aubrey Park Hotel in Hertfordshire was the venue for the 2018 Britannia Conference, with a visit to the nearby Harry Potter Studio adding a touch of magic to the Gala Dinner.

Moving in Harmony

Steve Jordan visits the Harmony Relocation Network head office in The Netherlands to find out more about this rapidly-growing organisation.


Ray DaSilva from IAM’s Mobility Exchange explains IAMX, a universal directory for the mobility industry.
Ray DaSilva from IAM’s Mobility Exchange explains IAMX, a universal directory for the mobility industry.
Ray DaSilva from IAM’s Mobility Exchange explains IAMX, a universal directory for the mobility industry.
Ray DaSilva from IAM’s Mobility Exchange explains IAMX, a universal directory for the mobility industry.

LATEST ISSUE



Steve Jordan, Editor of The Mover, gives an overview of the stories appearing in the July issue.

THE WHITE & CO MYSTERY MOVER COMPETITION - JULY



 

Congratulations to Angie Boreham from Fox Group who last month correctly identified a very fresh-faced Mark Jeffrey, who was then with Trans Euro. This time it’s slightly different: he’s recently been featured in The Mover, but can you tell who’s underneath the hat? Please send your answer to editor@themover.co.uk for a chance at winning the White and Company Red and Black watch.

LATEST NEWS

Bishop’s Move franchisees meet in Edinburgh


Branch manager Kenny JanczykFollowing on from last year’s Bishop’s Move Franchise Conference at Chelsea Football Club’s ground at Stamford Bridge, this year’s event was held in Scotland’s capital city, Edinburgh.

Avoid clean air knee-jerk response

Richard Burnett

The Road Haulage Association (RHA) is calling on the UK government to avoid a knee-jerk response to clean air legal action from the European Commission.

BIFA calls for end to surcharges


The British International Freight Association (BIFA) has called for an end to surcharges imposed by shipping lines.

Two new senior appointments at Aires


Aires has announced the appointment of Larry Matthews as a global account manager based in its Gulf Coast Regional Office, and also Aires has announced that Fiona Williams has joined the company as director of strategic solutions for the EMEA and APAC regions.

Heavy vehicle test certificates are changing


From Saturday 14 July 2018, heavy vehicle test certificates in the UK have changed to make them clearer and easier to understand. 

Bishop’s Move sponsors girls’ footballThe Oakwood Under 12s Girls’ football team


The Bishop’s Move sponsored Oakwood Under 12s Girls’ football team can hold their heads high after becoming runners up in the first ever Sussex Girls Challenge Cup Final

Bournes win at RelocateJedremy Chandar, Bournes


Bournes Relocation Solutions from the UK took home Relocate awards at the gala awards dinner hosted by Relocate magazine on 10 May at the Shakespear’s Globe Theatre on London’s South Bank.

EuRA recognises exceptional partnersDr Walter Woolf and his wife Linda receiving the award


The Executive Group of the European Relocation Association the founders of Air Animal Pet Movers by presenting them with the Exceptional Partnership Award during its annual meeting in Dubrovnik.

A cardboard bed! Whatever next?


Happy Beds' cardboard bedThere is much talk about how people have less to move nowadays.  This cardboard bed illustrates that perfectly, it can be erected in seconds with no tools and can be easily moved or stored when not in use. 

Canal Movers achieves AEO certification


José Gómez Núñez, National Director of Panama Customs Authority and Gioconda Bazán, Canal Movers & Logistics Operation ManagerCanal Movers & Logistics Corp in Panama has achieved Authorized Economic Operator (AEO) certification. It is the first international moving company in Latin America and the Caribbean to do so.

ULEZ starts in London in July

ULEZ starts in London, July 2018An Ultra Low Emission Zone (ULEZ) will come into force in Islington and Hackney in London in July 2018.

New version of Operation Stack 

aims to keep traffic moving

The proposed Operation Brock will keep the M20 open using a contraflow system.A new interim strategy to keep traffic moving on the M20 during Operation Stack is to be introduced by the Department of Transport in early 2019.

Driver licensing to be relaxed

for electric and hybrid vans

Renault electric vanThe announcement that licence regulations are to be relaxed for drivers of some alternatively-fuelled vans has been warmly welcomed by the Freight Transport Association.

‘Mars’ the Persian cat
travels first class


Greetings from MarsTarget Logistics in Karachi has recently flown Mars from Karachi, Pakistan, to Manila in the Philippines. Nothing unusual perhaps, except that Mars travelled in the passenger cabin of a Turkish airline’s scheduled flight.

FMC starts investigation
into demurrage

 
Seattle, a major US port.Commissioner Rebecca Dye has launched the first phase of her investigation into port demurrage, detention, and free time practices by ordering ocean common carriers to provide information and documents explaining those practices. A similar effort with respect to container terminals at major US ports is also underway.

TruTac hosts Earned Recognition

‘drop-in’ session at CV Show

The TruTac team at the CV ShowTruTac, the compliance and tachograph software provider, hosted an Earned Recognition ‘drop-in’ session on its stand during the last day of the Commercial Vehicle Show, following the official launch by the Driver and Vehicle Standards Agency.

McCarthy’s celebrates 50th birthday 
with record-breaking year

 
McCarthy's Removals and StorageMcCarthy’s Removals & Storage is celebrating its 50th birthday with the news that 2017 was a record year for the firm.

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EDITOR'S BLOG

Something for everyone


There should be something for everyone in this July issue.  I did a little globetrotting to talk to GInter in Miami now that the company has included household goods shipping as part of its service following its acquisition of Coco’s International; and, a little closer to home, I popped over to The Netherlands to find out more about Harmony

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