Features

  • Helping Metropolitan maintain its edge

    Mar 16, 2022
    Fabricio Bertoldo from Metropolitan Transports in Brazil, explains how the company’s membership of OMNI has helped it through difficult times in the past and helps it plan for a successful future.
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  • Tony Allen: And finally ... Pull the other one!

    Mar 15, 2022
    We were three days away from a recent and long awaited overseas holiday. Everything was duly prepared; appropriate COVID regulations dealt with and all we had to do was to sit back and wait in a miasma of anticipation.
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  • Inventories made easy

    Mar 15, 2022
    Everyone knows the difficulty of working with hand-written inventories. They can be hard to read, there are differences in terminology and they can get lost or torn.
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  • Driving 140 years of culture

    Mar 04, 2022
    Steve Jordan talks to Brian and Dominique Brooks, co-owners of E. E. Ward Moving & Storage, the oldest African-American company in the United States.
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  • Building the 39 Club for the future

    Mar 04, 2022
    An interview with the president of the FIDI 39 Club, by Steve Jordan.
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  • Mac’s Trucks celebrates 50 years of success

    Mar 04, 2022
    This year marks the 50th anniversary of Mac’s Truck Sales. Deputy Editor, David Jordan took a trip up the M1 to Huddersfield to visit the family behind one of the most successful removal truck suppliers in the UK.
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  • The challenge of Scope 3 emissions

    Mar 04, 2022
    Steve Jordan considers some of the wider implications of the sustainability debate and lays down a challenge for companies and organisations to work together to tackle an existential threat.
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  • OMNI World Series focusses on sustainability

    Mar 04, 2022
    OMNI (Overseas Moving Network International) hosted the latest in its World Series Forums on 12 January, 2022, highlighting the subject of sustainability.
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  • A generational problem

    Feb 14, 2022
    What ever happened to those good old days? You know, wake up in the morning, light a fire, nip out and kill a dinosaur for breakfast and then sit around amusing the family by whittling away at a large branch of a tree to form a cudgel to be used against the tribe of Neanderthals down the road before they become extinct.
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  • Practical sustainability advice for movers

    Feb 10, 2022
    At The Movers and Storers Show in November, Charlotte Parslow from Britannia Movers International offered some advice to moving companies on how to operate in a more environmentally sustainable way.
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  • Doing Good at Pound Gates

    Feb 10, 2022
    Neil Matthews, Relationship Manager for Pound Gates Chartered Insurance Brokers explains the approach taken by the company to supporting charitable causes both locally and overseas, the benefits the initiatives bring and how other organisations can get involved with their own fundraising activities.
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  • Groupage for the new age

    Feb 03, 2022
    An interview with Fred Delahaye, by Steve Jordan.
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  • Spreading the love

    Feb 03, 2022
    Steve Jordan interviews Ben Cross, the charismatic star of Love + Relo, to find out more about the phenomenon it has become and the work that he does to promote inclusivity in the moving industry.
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  • A West Country view

    Feb 03, 2022
    An interview with Mark, Sarah and Matt Lane from Britannia Lanes of Cornwall, to look at succession, staffing, attitudes to change, and being first. By Steve Jordan.
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  • GOTO Group looks for movers

    Feb 03, 2022
    The GOTO Group in the UK was launched in January 2016. At first the company specialised in providing independent private property surveys for people wishing to move house.
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  • The present and future of self storage

    Feb 03, 2022
    During The Movers and Storers Show in the UK last November, Rennie Schafer from the Self Storage Association UK painted a picture of the self storage industry, how it changed during COVID and what it can expect in the near future.
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  • Post-pandemic predictions for corporate accommodation

    Feb 03, 2022
    Vivi Cahyadi Himmel, CEO and Co-Founder of corporate housing specialist AltoVita, looks at the future of corporate housing and what the industry needs to do to meet client expectations.
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  • Tony Allen: And Finally... Whoops – there goes another one!

    Jan 21, 2022
    So here we go again, another hole pegged on the crib board of life: and what a year it’s been!
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  • Don’t get caught out by shipping container scammers

    Jan 19, 2022
    Rising costs have led to an upsurge in both the sophistication and number of criminals offering shipping containers for sale with no intention of delivering them. Here Andrew Jones, Managing Director at S Jones Containers, outlines a number of ways to avoid being scammed.
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  • Staff: recruitment, training and retention

    Jan 18, 2022
    The Movers and Storers Show in November included the Seminar Theatre, giving attendees the opportunity to listen to industry speakers and join in debates on a range of subjects topical for the industry.
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