European News

  • Clockwork celebrates its 25th birthday

    Jun 17, 2021
    Nationwide removals company Clockwork Removals and Storage is celebrating 25 years in business. It may have started small, but Chairman Courtenay Morison has turned a man and van start up into a UK-wide success story.
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  • Move4U achieves ISO certification

    Jun 14, 2021
    Move4U Web Applications BV, a leading provider of software applications to the moving and logistics industry, has achieved ISO certification for its entire information technology production and data protection processes.
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  • Britons on the move

    Jun 06, 2021
    Millions of Britons are set to move home permanently, as a consequence of the pandemic, according to new research by property developer Romal Capital, a property developing company from Liverpool. The main drivers are remote working and quality of life.
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  • Maersk secures daily rail services from Felixstowe to respond to Brexit and COVID-19

    May 20, 2021
    A P Moller – Maersk has reached an agreement with BGRf, the third largest rail freight operator in the United Kingdom, to operate a rail service from Felixstowe to Newell & Wright in Tinsley, Sheffield all working days in the week.
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  • UK Parliament forms All Party Group to support relocation sector

    May 13, 2021
    The Association of Relocation Professionals (ARP) and British Parliamentarians have launched an All-Party Parliamentary Group on Relocation in an historic meeting. The new group signals a new era of partnership between politicians and relocation experts in the interests of professional relocation services.
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  • Buyer demand high in UK

    May 09, 2021
    Demand from homebuyers for conveyancing quotes was 101% higher at the end of March 2021 than the average for the same date during the previous four years (2017 – 2020) according to data from reallymoving, the comparison site for home movers.
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  • Britannia at 40

    May 09, 2021
    In March this year Britannia Movers turned 40. Over those 40 years the group, which grew from a conglomerate of domestic movers in the UK, has grown to become a major player in the international moving sector.
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  • UK home buyer demand double normal March level

    May 03, 2021
    Demand from homebuyers for conveyancing quotes was 101% higher at the end of March this year than the average for the same date during the previous four years, according to data from the comparison site for home movers, reallymoving.
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  • Business Moves Group to relocate Leeds Building Society

    Apr 30, 2021
    Workplace change and relocation specialist Business Moves Group (BMG) has won a major relocation contract with Leeds Building Society.
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  • De Haan wins Project Mover of the Year Award

    Apr 27, 2021
    Netherlands-based De Haan Project Movers has been awarded the Recognised Project Mover Award 2021 by the Dutch moving industry association’s Commercial Moves chapter Erkende Projectverhuizers (EPV).
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  • Masons Moving Group moved COVID beds

    Apr 22, 2021
    Masons Moving Group in Wales recently completed the moving and storage of beds, equipment and PPE to the new Lakeside Wing based at The University Hospital Wales. The company has played an integral role in the rapid response needed to combat COVID-19.
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  • Young entrepreneur aims to be No. 1 in students’ storage market

    Apr 20, 2021
    Young entrepreneur Michael McCreadie’s dream of growing his burgeoning students’ storage service, Kit Keeper, into the UK’s number one supplier, moved a step closer recently following the signing of a four-year contract with York University.
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  • IMHX 2021 pivots to week-long digital event: IMHX Connect

    Apr 19, 2021
    This year’s International Materials Handling Exhibition (IMHX 2021) will be delivered as a virtual event with the physical show returning in September 2022.
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  • Business Moves Group joins Minority Supplier Development UK

    Apr 09, 2021
    Business Moves Group (BMG) has joined Minority Supplier Development UK (MSDUK) as a corporate member. BMG believes membership will help it achieve its diversity goals by accessing the most diverse network of ethnic minority owned businesses (EMBs) in the UK. ​
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  • DKV expands Circle K supply network in Ireland to 380 stations

    Apr 07, 2021
    DKV Euro Service has more than doubled its network coverage with the Circle K supply network.
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  • UKWA to sponsor Transaid’s 2021 UK cycle challenge

    Apr 01, 2021
    The UK Warehousing Association (UKWA) has become the lead sponsor for Transaid’s 2021 UK fundraising event, ‘Way of the Roses’, a 170-mile coast-to-coast cycling challenge, that will take place from 24-26 September, 2021.
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  • New customs pre-arrival security and safety programme

    Mar 26, 2021
    The European Union is implementing a new customs pre-arrival security and safety programme, underpinned by a large-scale advance cargo information system – Import Control System 2 (ICS2).
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  • Business Moves Group wins at PFM Awards 2020

    Mar 25, 2021
    Workplace change specialist Business Moves Group (BMG) has won the Partners in Relocation award for its work with Aviva at the PFM Awards 2020 held on 17 March. The event had been delayed due to the pandemic. ​
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  • UK government announces £54 million funding for greener transport

    Mar 25, 2021
    Innovative green projects creating the next generation of electric trucks and hydrogen-powered buses are set to secure nearly 10,000 UK jobs and save millions of tonnes of carbon emissions, thanks to over £54 million funding announced on 22 March by UK Business Secretary Kwasi Kwarteng.
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  • Maritime Transport secures new contract with Maersk

    Mar 23, 2021
    Maritime Transport Ltd has secured a two-year contract with global container operator and long-standing customer, A P Moller – Maersk to provide space for the movement of containers by rail across the UK.
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