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  • Sterling Lexicon launches Sterling Xpress

    Nov 21, 2019
    Sterling Lexicon, a leading provider of global relocation services, has upgraded its popular household goods small shipment service with the introduction of Sterling Xpress.
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  • Santa Fe sells its relocation business

    Nov 13, 2019
    On 25th September the Santa Fe group announced that it had sold subsidiary Santa Fe Group Limited, which holds the group's relocation activities, to Santa Fe Intressenter AB, a company controlled by Lazarus Equity Partners with support from Proventus Capital Partners.
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  • Maritime digitalisation takes a step closer

    Nov 13, 2019
    DNV GL, the data management company, has recently opened a new base in Singapore for its Veracity industrial data platform that aims to stimulate closer collaboration in the maritime sector through the sharing of data.
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  • FIDI Global Alliance and LACMA announce collaboration

    Nov 13, 2019
    FIDI Global Alliance (FIDI) and the Latin American and Caribbean International Movers Association (LACMA) have announced the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on the use of the FIDI Professional Cooperation Guidelines (PCGs).
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  • What kind of food is best for drivers?

    Nov 11, 2019
    It is very important that drivers of all kinds of vehicles pay attention to what they eat before setting off and during a long journey. Eating the wrong food can cause drowsiness, fatigue, anxiety or stomach upsets that affect concentration and can considerably increase the risk of having an accident.
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  • Young Movers goes to Dublin

    Nov 11, 2019
    The Young Movers Conference 2020 will be held in Dublin from May 28 to May 31. The organisers are promising an information-filled, exciting weekend for all potential attendees.
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  • SIRVA, Inc. to acquire Realogy’s Cartus Relocation business

    Nov 09, 2019
    SIRVA, Inc., a leading global relocation and moving company, today announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire the relocation assets of Cartus global relocation company from Realogy Holdings Corp. (NYSE: RLGY). The agreement does not include Cartus’s Affinity or Broker Services businesses.
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  • New networking group for movers

    Oct 31, 2019
    A new networking group for the moving industry has emerged.
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  • Maritime digitalisation takes a step closer

    Sep 28, 2019
    DNV GL, the data management company, has recently opened a new base in Singapore for its Veracity industrial data platform that aims to stimulate closer collaboration in the maritime sector through the sharing of data.
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  • Uber Freight to open global HQ

    Sep 28, 2019
    Uber Freight – a subsidiary of the global brand behind the ride-hailing app – is to open a new global headquarters in Chicago, underlining its belief that the global freight and logistics industry is ‘ripe for change’.
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  • Taming the weather

    Sep 27, 2019
    A new global partnership, lead by the UK Met Office, is aiming to make one billion people safer from the increasingly devastating effects of dramatic weather events.
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  • US military moving contract tender

    Sep 27, 2019
    The US military household goods moving contract, managed by US Transport Command (US TRANSCOM) recognised as the largest contract of its kind in the world, is now up for grabs.
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  • Santa Fe sells its relocation business

    Sep 26, 2019
    On 25 September the Santa Fe group announced that it had sold subsidiary Santa Fe Group Limited, which holds the group's relocation activities, to Santa Fe Intressenter AB, a company controlled by Lazarus Equity Partners with support from Proventus Capital Partners.
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  • A good read

    Sep 01, 2019
    Juca Serrado, who is well known on the conference circuit as Laura Ganon’s husband, has launched his second book Sob o Olhar do Guardião (Under the Eyes of the Guardian).
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  • Perfect storm for peak season shipping

    Aug 26, 2019
    The digital freight forwarder iContainers has advised that IMO 2020, and early Chinese New Year and the ongoing uncertainties over Brexit and the US-China trade war, will combine this year to “throw a wrench” in the day-to-day management of the shipping peak season.
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  • Nathalie Lagae joins American Chamber of Commerce in Belgium

    Aug 20, 2019
    Nathalie Lagae, Global Services Consultant at Altair Global, has been accepted as a member of the Human Resources Committee for the American Chamber of Commerce in Belgium.
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  • Maersk reports strong improvements in earnings

    Aug 20, 2019
    AP Moller – Maersk has confirmed an increase in EBITDA (Earnings Before Interest, Tax, Depreciation and Amortization) of 17% during the second quarter of 2019 compared with the same period last year.
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  • Eid Al-Adha holidays

    Aug 12, 2019
    The offices of some companies may be closed in observance of the Eid Al-Adha holidays.
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  • OMNI recognises its leading members

    Aug 08, 2019
    OMNI (Overseas Moving Network International) has recognised the achievements of its leading shippers with its annual tonnage awards presented at the network’s conference in Seville.
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  • Cartus announces MovePro360

    Aug 04, 2019
    Cartus Corporation has announced the launch of its centralised mobility hub, MovePro360.
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