Features

  • Navigating the European Union posted workers revised directive

    Apr 05, 2020
    Continued workforce mobility within the European Union (EU) has created challenges in defining and protecting posted and local workers.
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  • Diversification vs Specialisation

    Apr 05, 2020
    Ray daSilva from Mobility Exchange looks at diversification for movers and, in particular, pet transportation.
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  • How to get started in the self storage business

    Apr 05, 2020
    Self storage is an increasingly popular way for removals businesses to make extra money. With the rising costs of running a business and pressures on time, leaving land unutilised just doesn’t make sense. Chris Williams, Managing Director of shipping container supplier Willbox, explains how to get started.
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  • The heart of mobility visits Cambodia

    Apr 05, 2020
    So, the conference season is upon us again. And for those who attended, there was a real treat in store at the International Mobility Alliance (IMA) meeting in Siem Reap, Cambodia, themed The heart of mobility. By Steve Jordan.
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  • Tony Allen: And Finally... Don’t get me wrong

    Mar 19, 2020
    Sometimes it seems like a major responsibility working on a nascent article for ‘The Mover’ especially as it’s fundamentally the last item to be read and you really want to conclude having created some sort of an impact.
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  • Is it really about health?

    Mar 10, 2020
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  • Rebuilding the red horse

    Mar 10, 2020
    As Santa Fe begins to re-emerge as a major force in the moving and relocation industry following its financial difficulties, Steve Jordan interviews its new CEO, Yann Blandy, to find out what went wrong, and the plans for putting it right.
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  • Diversifying the diversification

    Mar 10, 2020
    In the February issue of The Mover, we interviewed Jean-Luc Haddad of Grospiron in Paris on the subject of diversification. Seven years ago, his company ventured into the world of relocation by buying Cosmopolitan Services Unlimited (CSU). Here we talk to Ludovic Lemoine and Philippe Mirault about the industry, and the changes that have taken place since.
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  • Risky business

    Mar 10, 2020
    According to Eduard Pfeifer and his son, Andreas, from HVD Insurance Brokers in Hamburg, it’s all to do with relationships. Steve Jordan caught up with them for a chat to find out a bit more about the company and insurance in general.
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  • US domestic relocation trends to watch in 2020

    Mar 10, 2020
    Sterling Lexicon offers an insight into what to expect from the US domestic relocation market in 2020.
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  • A Mobility Shyft for Peggy

    Mar 10, 2020
    Peggy Smith likes workforce solutions, and she likes a challenge. For nearly ten years she was CEO of Worldwide ERC®. Now she’s joined Shyft, a technology company. Steve Jordan asked her about the dramatic change in direction.
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  • The Last Mile

    Mar 10, 2020
    Ray daSilva, President, Mobility Exchange, looks at what might be an opportunity for the moving industry, given the right leadership
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  • Insurance: 2020 and beyond

    Mar 10, 2020
    Wondering where the relocation and mobility vertical is headed in the coming decade? Here’s a snapshot of where we are today, along with some predictions for the future.
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  • It pays to be Smart!

    Feb 24, 2020
    My friend Bob possessed what I think was one of the first truly commercial mobile phones on the market. He used to swear by it - and sometimes at it - but he always maintained that it had changed his life.
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  • How will consolidation affect the global moving business?

    Feb 07, 2020
    A recent podcast issued by IAM Learning looks closely at the increasing consolidation in the moving industry and considers how it will continue and what affect it is likely to have over time.
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  • Toyota to build prototype city of the future

    Feb 07, 2020
    Toyota has revealed plans to build a prototype ‘city’ of the future on a 175-acre site at the base of Mount Fuji in Japan.
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  • IMA Conference, February 28 – March 3, Cambodia

    Feb 07, 2020
    This year the IMA Conference (International Mobility Alliance) moves to an exciting new location, the resort city of Siem Reap in the north-west of Cambodia. For many this will be their first time in Cambodia, so apart from the conference, what is there to do and see and what do you need to look out for?
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  • Making the switch

    Feb 07, 2020
    Steve Jordan talks to Paul Fahey, a moving man who turned to self storage and found the road to success.
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  • The fine art of diversification

    Feb 07, 2020
    An interview with Jean-Luc Haddad of Grospiron in Paris about how he diversified his business to make sure it could remain independent. By Steve Jordan.
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  • Ten vital UK moving statistics from 2019

    Feb 07, 2020
    Home move comparison site reallymoving has revealed ten statistics that together tell the story of UK home movers during 2019, including when people moved, how far they went, the most popular destinations and of course, what it all cost.
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