Features

  • Suddath: Driving Innovation for 100 Years

    May 31, 2019
    A century ago, Carl Suddath had little more than a dream when he bought a failed moving company to start up his own business. Armed with a couple of small trucks, two mules and a cart, Suddath saw opportunity in a 7,000-square-foot warehouse.
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  • A friend indeed

    May 14, 2019
    The late great (in my opinion) Frank Sinatra once used the inimitable phrase ‘A friend in need is a pest!’ which although very amusing, does not necessarily express a sentiment with which I agree.
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  • Breaking into the UK moving market

    May 12, 2019
    An interview with Allports Group as the company makes inroads into the UK moving industry, by Steve Jordan
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  • Focussing on family

    May 09, 2019
    An interview with Alain Taieb, Chairman of Mobilitas Group, by Steve Jordan
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  • Making friends at FIDI

    May 08, 2019
    A report from the 2019 FIDI conference in Amsterdam, by Steve Jordan
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  • The trials of shipping into Lagos

    May 08, 2019
    Steve Jordan talks to Kehinde Arowoselu from Koeman Nigeria Ltd about the difficulties of shipping into Lagos and the alternatives that should be considered.
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  • Time for change

    May 08, 2019
    Steve Jordan asks, with prices in the industry more depressed than ever before, is it time movers refused to play the game anymore?
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  • Darwish Logistics: the next chapter

    May 08, 2019
    Steve Jordan talks to Samer Darwish from Darwish Logistics in Syria. If you think business is tough in your country – read this.
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  • AMSA and IAM challenge the US Department of Defense

    May 08, 2019
    Both the AMSA (American Moving and Storage Association) and IAM (International Association of Movers) have challenged the report of the meeting hosted by Gen. Stephen Lyons, Commander of US Transportation Command (USTC), to discuss potential ideas to improve the relocation process for service members.
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  • Tackling the lump sum market in Thailand

    May 08, 2019
    An interview with Kris Snidvongs of Thai Movers in Bangkok, by Steve Jordan
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  • All change please

    May 08, 2019
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  • Would you buy a driverless car?

    May 02, 2019
    David Jordan, Deputy Editor of The Mover, questions whether the world will ever see driverless cars on public roads.
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  • Are you ready to face the power of reviews?

    Apr 18, 2019
    Jessica van Muijlwijk, from Sirelo (part of TriGlobal), offers five tips to help you get the best out of your online reviews.
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  • A different kind of conference

    Apr 11, 2019
    A report from the unique ARA conference set in the mountains of Thailand, by Steve Jordan.
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  • Networking IMA style

    Apr 11, 2019
    A report from the IMA conference in Bangkok, by Steve Jordan.
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  • New load sharing service in Australia

    Apr 11, 2019
    Jordan Panos in Australia has recently launched a new company called Ecoloads. The company aims to link up transport providers with customers to reduce costs for customers, help transport companies fill vehicles and cut the volume of traffic on the roads.
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  • Preparing for the peak

    Apr 11, 2019
    Thoughts on how to manage the seasonal rush from Ray daSilva from Mobility Exchange.
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  • Heaven only knows!

    Apr 10, 2019
    When my father (usually at Christmas) had consumed a little too much alcohol, he would always volubly produce the phrase “Life – what’s it all about?”
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  • Who’s in the back?

    Apr 10, 2019
    John Heaton of Backhouse Jones Solicitors discusses some of the issues surrounding clandestine entrants and the current guidance in respect of the same.
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  • FEDEMAC goes commercial

    Apr 10, 2019
    FEDEMAC, the European Movers Federation, established in 1959 as a lobbying organisation dedicated to influencing the law-makers and authorities both in the EU and worldwide, has introduced a new level of Commercial membership.
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