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An extraordinary story

An interview with Andy Wells of Premier Relocation as his company shrugs off misfortune and carves its space in a competitive world, by Steve Jordan.

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.

OMNI makes Dow Jones vetting compulsory throughout its network

OMNI (Overseas Moving Network International) has become the first mobility commercial network in the world to have 100% of its members, and their supply chains, vetted for risk and compliance through a third party.


A Twitter guide for moving companies

As of the fourth quarter of last year, Twitter averaged around 330 million monthly users worldwide.

You can make money from baggage

It’s been a problem in the moving industry forever: how to make money from baggage.

Why I gave up being a NIMBL

What do Artificial Intelligence, chatbots and automated self-service technologies have to do with the moving business? ... and what the heck is a chatbot, anyway? IAM's Ray daSilva gives his views on the march of new technology.

LACMA in Puerto Rico

From February 26 to March 1, LACMA met in San Juan – Puerto Rico for its 2018 convention.

Four nights in Bangkok

A report on the first ever IMA conference in Bangkok, by Steve Jordan.


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



Well done to Antonio Gil from Mudanzas Clara del Rey S.L. in Madrid for spotting Henry Moise of Venezuelan International Packers last month. Apparently Henry’s widow, Harriet Stokes, is an avid reader of The Mover. This month it’s pretty easy, but it is an old picture. If you know who it is e-mail your answer to for a chance at winning the White and Company Black and Red Watch.


Ray Inskip joins Alchemy Recruitment

Alchemy Recruitment Limited has announced the appointment of Ray Inskip as moving & relocation manager.

Buzzmove works to reduce CO2

Buzzmove has embarked on an initiative to plant trees as a way of offsetting the carbon emissions its customers make when performing removals.

Slim Pickings!

Tony Allen's topical monthly column.

Crown Records Management appointed by Turning Point for GDPR

Turning Point, a leading social enterprise operating in the health and social care sector, has appointed Crown Records Management to help it prepare for the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) that comes into force in May this year.

Suddath partners with the RES Forum

Suddath has announced its new partnership with The RES Forum as its Americas technical partner for international moving.

Zero tolerance on speeding

West Mercia Police Chief Constable Anthony Bangham has called for the 10% buffer on speed limits to be scrapped and for an increase in the use of fines and penalty points for those caught.

Moving into moving

Select Uniforms Ltd has been supplying workwear uniforms for over twenty years, but until recently has not been a major player in the removals business. Deputy Editor David Jordan took a trip to its factory in Leeds to see what it has to offer.

UK government spends £6m on unused emergency truck park

The UK government has spent almost £6m renting Kent’s Manston Airport as an emergency parking area in case of Operation Stack, but never used it.

BOONMA signs MOU with major Thai school

Mobility company BOONMA in Thailand has recently signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with PREM Tinsulanonda International School.

Mandata Vehicle Checks app saves workshop time and money

Transport management technology specialist Mandata has developed an easy-to-use smartphone app to improve the way drivers capture and record daily vehicle checks.

Bishop’s Move moves library for the University of Surrey

Bishop’s Move has worked with the University of Surrey to update shelving in its library.

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