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  • Atlas Canada names new president

    Dec 20, 2020
    Fred Haladay has been named by Atlas Canada, a subsidiary of Atlas World Group, Inc, as the company’s new president and COO.
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  • DAF truck prices frozen until March

    Dec 18, 2020
    DAF has pledged that the prices of all its new trucks ordered before the 1 March, 2021 will be honoured irrespective of the outcome of Brexit talks.
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  • Suddath wins award for fourth year running

    Dec 18, 2020
    Suddath has won the titles of ‘Best Moving Company’ and ‘Best Place to Work’ in the 2020 Bold City Best competition, hosted by the Florida Times Union.
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  • Cartus Global Network Conference

    Dec 17, 2020
    Cartus Corporation recently hosted its 20th annual Global Network Conference, held virtually from October 7-16, 2020. The annual event recognises extraordinary achievements by network members in serving Cartus' customers and clients worldwide.
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  • Suddath collects sweaters for charity

    Dec 17, 2020
    Suddath has again participated in the annual Mister Rogers’ Neighborhood Sweater Drive from 1-30 November, 2020. Suddath collected gently-used sweaters and other winter apparel for donation to local non-profit organisations.
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  • Give your views: autonomous vehicles and driver training

    Dec 16, 2020
    IAM RoadSmart is part of a project called Drive2thefuture. It wants your views on developing training programmes, policies and other cost efficient measures to help people to use autonomous vehicles safely.
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  • Check if you’re Brexit border ready on new government website

    Dec 16, 2020
    Hauliers and commercial drivers are now able to log on to the Check an HGV is Ready to Cross the Border service to register their details and prepare for any upcoming journeys they plan in the New Year.
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  • Calls to pause CAZ roll out

    Dec 15, 2020
    The All-Party Parliamentary Group (APPG) on Road Freight and Logistics has published a report recommending that the plan for roll out of nationwide Clean Air Zones (CAZ) is paused.
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  • Teamwork moves in São Paulo and Rio

    Dec 13, 2020
    Teamwork in Brazil has moved into new facilities in São Paulo and Rio de Janeiro.
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  • Premier opens in Spain

    Dec 13, 2020
    Premier Relocation in the UK has opened operations in Barcelona and Madrid, known as Premier Spain, both run by James Broggi.
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  • The Movers & Storers Show 2021 confirmed

    Dec 11, 2020
    The organisers of The Movers & Storers Show have confirmed that the 2021 event will take place on 9-10 November, 2021 at Hanger ’42, Bruntingthorpe. The Leicestershire venue previously hosted the show in 2017.
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  • UK – EU haulage will be permit free until June 2021

    Dec 10, 2020
    Today, 10 December, the European Commission has announced the contingency measures that will apply to international road haulage in early 2021.
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  • Ban on tyres over 10 years old starts 1 February, 2021

    Dec 10, 2020
    From 1 February, 2021, Construction and Use Regulations in the UK will not allow tyres over 10 years old to be used on the front steered axles of HGVs, buses, coaches or on other single wheels fitted to a minibus.
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  • Report on UK’s preparedness for Brexit

    Dec 10, 2020
    The National Audit Office (NAO) in the UK has issued a report into the preparedness of the UK for the end of the Brexit transition period describing the government's progress in implementing changes required to manage the border after 31 December, 2020.
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  • Stacy Draper takes on security at Atlas

    Dec 09, 2020
    Atlas World Group, the parent company of Atlas Van Lines, Inc, has announced the appointment of Stacy Draper as chief security officer of Atlas Van Lines. Most recently, Stacy was the chief information security officer at the University of Southern Indiana.
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  • Major new study backs biomethane for road transport

    Dec 09, 2020
    The findings of the new Low Emissions Freight Trial (LEFT) report published on 18 November, 2020 by the Low Carbon Vehicle Partnership acknowledges that Heavy Goods Vehicles fuelled by biomethane (gas) can provide significant carbon reductions.
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  • Bringing storage home

    Dec 08, 2020
    An interview with Jim Petzel of GetStored, as the company sets out its stall in competition with self storage.
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  • A heavy business

    Dec 08, 2020
    Neftaly Rodriguez has been a familiar face on the household goods conference circuit for many years. But back in February 2019 he left his old company La Rose del Monte in Puerto Rico and made a short hop and a skip over the Caribbean to The Dominican Republic to launch Mega Movers.
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  • The RMC’s perspective

    Dec 08, 2020
    Joleen Lauffer is executive vice president at Aires in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA. Aires is a Relocation Management Company (RMC) with its roots firmly planted in the moving industry. Steve Jordan talked to her about COVID-19 and the long-term outlook for the industry.
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  • The state of IAM address

    Dec 08, 2020
    Charles White, President of IAM, was centre stage (if that’s the right expression) for his traditional ‘State of IAM’ address during the virtual IAM conference in October. It was a somewhat strange environment for Chuck, to be speaking without an audience, but he carried it off well.
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