Features

  • Booming housing markets to stabilise

    Oct 13, 2021
    Kunal Sawhney, CEO, Kalkine Group, gives his opinion of the world’s housing markets
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  • Saying goodbye to Jack

    Oct 05, 2021
    Jack Dorrington, an icon of the world of trade shipping for the household goods moving industry, died in August. Steve Jordan went along to his funeral to pay his respects and find out a little more about this man of many parts.
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  • Three new industry leaders join the IAM Hall of Honor

    Oct 05, 2021
    The IAM Hall of Honor was established in 2008 to pay tribute to those industry leaders whose careers reflect exceptional and distinguished service to their companies or the Association, or who have worked to elevate the industry as a whole.
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  • Business as usual in China

    Oct 05, 2021
    Steve Jordan talks to Asian Tigers’ Country Manager for Mainland China about the relocation industry, some of the challenges, and why it’s business as usual despite what others might think.
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  • Doing it the Tippet-Richardson way

    Oct 05, 2021
    Steve Jordan talks to Scott Naylor from Tippet-Richardson, probably the most iconic name in the domestic, long distance and international moving market in Canada.
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  • An uncomfortable truth

    Oct 05, 2021
    Steve Jordan looks at the international moving industry of the future - and doesn’t much like what he sees.
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  • MoveHub.com: getting the enquiries

    Oct 05, 2021
    Steve Jordan talks to Ben Tyrrell of lead generator MoveHub.com about getting moving enquiries, and converting them.
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  • Business travel set to boom

    Oct 05, 2021
    According to a report from AltoVita, the furnished housing specialist, 68% of the flexible rental sector is seeing an increased demand for extended stays, and 59% are seeing a demand for large spaces.
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  • Tony allen: And finally... A potpourri

    Sep 20, 2021
    Writers are constantly searching for the perfect opening sentence. I read somewhere that once you’ve found this initial panacea, the rest is plain sailing. Whether or not I’ve achieved this is something you must decide, but I spy choppy seas ahead!
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  • Shippers stunned as long-term rates surge by almost 30% in a month

    Sep 08, 2021
    July saw the container shipping industry enter uncharted water, as long-term contracted rates surged by their largest ever monthly increase, climbing by close to one third.
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  • Shipping in crisis

    Sep 06, 2021
    Steve Jordan talks to Harm Meierdirks, Managing Director of freight forwarder Carl Hartmann, about the current, and debilitating crisis in shipping that has created eye-watering price hikes and delays in recent months.
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  • The evolution of lead generation

    Sep 03, 2021
    Marco Maruccia has started a new lead generation company. It’s called ReloAdvisor. Steve Jordan spoke to him to find out a little more and to establish what is different about his new venture.
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  • Bill Cain: Putting on your best hat

    Sep 03, 2021
    Steve Jordan chats to Bill Cain about starting something new, making people feel good and hats.
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  • IAM: The big issues

    Sep 03, 2021
    As IAM (International Association of Movers) runs up to its second COVID-affected annual conference, Steve Jordan talks to Brian Limperopulos, the organisation’s vice president, about the plans for the event and the key issues in the industry today.
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  • Breaking free from the supply chain mentality

    Sep 03, 2021
    Thoughts from Larry Kruger, Customer Development, McWilliams Moving & Storage, Ontario, Canada, on resetting the moving industry post-pandemic.
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  • Pandemic exposes underfunded cyber defences

    Sep 03, 2021
    Adopting to new working practices, as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic, has businesses exposed to more and increasingly sophisticated cyber attacks and brought underfunded cyber defences into the spotlight, according to the EY Global Information Security Survey 2021 (GISS).
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  • Robby Wogan: Together through technology

    Sep 03, 2021
    Steve Jordan talks to Robby Wogan about his company’s new assignment management software and how it has the potential to bring the industry together as never before.
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  • Mitigating the effects of COVID-19 for overseas staff

    Aug 18, 2021
    Global health insurance specialist Towergate Health & Protection is warning UK employers with workers overseas not to underestimate the severity of the COVID pandemic and the impact this will have on their health and wellbeing and what they can do to mitigate the effects.
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  • How international pet transport to Australia has changed because of COVID-19

    Aug 17, 2021
    Australia is one of the few countries that responded swiftly and effectively to the outbreak of COVID-19 from China and is also one of the few nations that is largely free of the virus.
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  • Where did people move abroad in 2020-21?

    Aug 13, 2021
    International relocations brand MoveHub.com reviewed 89,000 international relocations between March 2020 and March 2021 to see how the pandemic has affected international moves.
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