John Mason International’s Moving Gang gains a new member

Global removal specialist John Mason International has extended its popular Moving Gang with a new family member – Lenny the Lion.

The ‘gang’ is a collection of cartoon characters designed to help younger movers relate to and cope with the experience of relocating abroad. And now Lenny the Lion has prowled onto the scene, to represent his home country – South Africa.

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United Van Lines agents ‘ride for those who died’

United Van Lines agents in the USA have supported police officers who have died in the line of duty with their annual Unity Tour for Fallen Police Officers.  The event took place on 12 May 2017 and involved 2,200 motorcycle riders from around the country converging on The National Law Enforcement Officers Memorial in Washington DC.  Over the last 20 years the Unity Tour has raised $23 M for the National Law Enforcement Officers Memorial Fund.  Once again United Van Lines agents were honoured to logistically support.

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New e-book from Graebel helps mobility professionals

Graebel has launched a new e-book designed to help mobility professionals analyse their own mobility programmes and transform them into key differentiators for their companies.

The book looks at why mobility is important; what a good mobility programme can do for a company; who should be involved; the process of making it work and even takes a longer look at the future of workplace mobility.

Please click here to download the E-book.

Strikes and service interruptions in Venezuela

Juerg Degenmann, General Manager of Mudanzas Internacionales Global in Venezuela, has advised of a worsening situation in his country including strikes and service interruptions.

Juerg writes:

As you already know, the situation in Venezuela is getting worse every day. Our country has become a constant scene of atrocities where the government has taken the social and economic balance that was once the best in South America and the Caribbean to the lowest level of poverty and insecurity.

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New branch manager for Metropolitan in Rio

Daniel Rodrigues has joined Metropolitan Group as the manager of the company’s Rio de Janeiro branch.  Daniel was brought up in Rio and has been in the moving business for 20 years.  “Daniel’s energy and drive makes him the perfect fit to further enhance Metropolitan’s strategy,” said Fabrico Bertoldo, Deputy CEO.

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