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  • Make Standards work for you

    Sep 04, 2018
    Steve Jordan interviews David Woodhouse, General Manager of Quality Service Standards Ltd (QSS) to discuss the relevance of Standards in today’s market and what the future holds.
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  • Reading The Mover online just got even better

    Sep 04, 2018
    The Mover will be available online via PageSuite, a state-of-the-art market-leading platform that transforms the way The Mover appears on screen and gives extra functionality to make viewing and navigating the magazine even easier.
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  • Keeping hold of your assets

    Sep 04, 2018
    How the industry deals with staff retention, by Steve Jordan
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  • Moving superheroes

    Sep 04, 2018
    Thoughts on the moving industry’s greatest asset, by Martin Giles, Director of Quality for Armstrong.
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  • Social media news – threat or friend?

    Sep 04, 2018
    Are you happy to get your news from social media? Here, David Jordan, Deputy Editor of The Mover, suggests that maybe it’s not a good idea.
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  • CAZs – is there a case to exempt removals trucks?

    Sep 04, 2018
    David Jordan, Deputy Editor of The Mover, argues that the moving industry should lobby for an exemption to Clean Air Zones across Europe.
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  • Yes, £40 is enough!

    Sep 04, 2018
    Peter Gower, from Pickfords, explains why, 26 years after its introduction, the £40/item liability limit for moving companies is probably still about right.
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  • How AI and machine learning are transforming the global moving industry

    Aug 29, 2018
    Lucas F Thierfelder, a HR consultant and writer with a lifelong interest in automation and Artificial Intelligence, discusses how the moving industry could be set to leverage artificial intelligence and machine learning.
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  • Pause for thought

    Aug 15, 2018
    It had just turned 11:30 pm on a dark and humid night. We were driving back from a jazz concert in Tunbridge Wells with our friends Mike and Dawn and full of the joys of a very entertaining evening.
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  • Sarah Jones: criminologist, chicken farmer, and container company boss.

    Aug 15, 2018
    Mr Box Director Sarah Jones had a varied career before joining the Ipswich-based container company and discovering her true vocation: this is her story.
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  • Ten things you need to know about your back

    Aug 14, 2018
    The Chartered Society of Physiotherapy tells you ten things you need to know about your back.
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  • Keeping it in the family

    Aug 14, 2018
    Deputy Editor David Jordan takes a trip down the M1 to Luton to visit Stephens Removals, one of Bedfordshire’s oldest family run moving companies.
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  • SMEs struggle with global mobility

    Aug 13, 2018
    Peter Sewell, Regional Director at Crown World Mobility, warns that some SMEs might run into trouble if they expand internationally too quickly.
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  • Understanding the Professional Cooperation Guidelines

    Aug 13, 2018
    In June of 2018, the IAM and FIDI Global Alliance made a joint announcement that it had entered into a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on the use of the FIDI Professional Cooperation Guidelines (PCGs) (see page 19 of The Mover, August 2018). But what exactly does this mean and what are the benefits to the industry? Ray DaSilva from IAM explains.
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  • Two years of the expanded Panama Canal

    Aug 13, 2018
    On 26 June, 2018 the Panama Canal passed its two year anniversary since its expansion, the largest enhancement project in the waterway's 103-year history.
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  • Making moving work in Brunei

    Aug 13, 2018
    Steve Jordan talks to Patrice Faivre of Intermovers in Brunei to learn more about this tiny country and why, exactly, he’s there.
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  • The Master Removers Group

    Aug 13, 2018
    David Jordan, The Mover’s Deputy Editor, braved the delights of the Park Royal Estate in London to find out a little more about a new moving group that has emerged in recent years and is inviting new partners to join.
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  • The future of container shipping

    Aug 13, 2018
    A new report - Container shipping: the next 50 years - has been issued by consultants McKinsey. The report predicts a period of disruption for the shipping industry and the potential total demise of the freight forwarding function.
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  • You’re having a laugh (I hope) …

    Aug 05, 2018
    Being on holiday at the moment, we spent a very enjoyable evening with two Dutch families. Apart from their almost superior knowledge of English, they also had a very good understanding of our sense of humour. Either that or they were very good at pretending ….
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  • Bringing customer service online with live chat

    Jul 22, 2018
    Andy Soloman, Founder and CEO of Yomdel, says that he has always been interested how the digital customer experience can be improved. He wanted to provide the same level of service that customers get on the high street, online, where customers had been expected to do everything for themselves.
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