Metropolitan appoints Dora Sayegh USA Commercial Representative

Metropolitan would like to proudly announce that as of January 2020 Dora Sayegh has been appointed as USA Commercial Representative. Dora has worked in the mobility industry since 1998 and has a vast knowledge of relocation, immigration and customised solutions for multinational companies and RMCs. Dora will be responsible for liaising and working closer with […]

Asian Tigers China appoints Edwin Tan as General Manager

Asian Tigers are pleased to announce that Mr Edwin Tan has been appointed to the position of ‘General Manager – Southern China’, based in Guangzhou, for Asian Tigers China (mainland) effective from 10 January 2020. Edwin, a Singaporean national, has been in the moving services industry for over 16 years, of which 10 years was […]

Relocation Services Global Colombia SAS joins OMNI

After many years as an active OMNI member in Venezuela, Mudanzas Internacionales Global CA have had their subsidiary office in Colombia approved as an OMNI member, effective 1st of January 2020. Juerg Degenmann, CEO said “We are looking forward to build up a strong relation with all the OMNI partners, the same way we have […]

Gerson Relocation appoints Ricky Hibburt as Client Service Manager.

Ricky Hibburt has joined the Gerson Relocation Client Service Team in the UK.  He is responsible for working with Corporate HR and Global Mobility teams to help manage their employee relocation programmes and cases. Ricky brings with him a great deal of moving and relocation management experience, having previously worked with clients from a broad range of sectors […]

Aspire Mobility Staff Enjoy Company Weekend

Staff at Aspire Mobility Group recently joined colleagues from Bach & Salicath, Møbeltransport Danmark National and Møbeltransport Danmark Fine Art Reloc, for a company weekend at the Trinity Hotel, located on the beautiful island of Funen in Denmark. Aspire’s Group Director Sara Lyrum Kronkjaer said, “Beside spending time with our great colleagues from all our offices and enjoying […]

Joëlle Castro receives France’s highest honour

On 22 October 2019, Joëlle Castro, Director of Mobilitas, was presented with the award Chevalier of the Legion of Honour by the French government. The Legion of Honour is the highest French decoration and one of the most famous in the world. For two centuries, it has been presented on behalf of the French Head […]

Suddath Appoints Jana Lowenstein as Director of Business Development

Industry veteran will lead Suddath business development in the Midwest. Suddath, have announced the appointment of Jana Lowenstein as director of business development in the Midwestern United States. In this new role, Lowenstein will focus on marketing Suddath’s global and domestic transportation products and services, along with driving continued growth.

Ward Van Lines closed on 21st October

Following the events of recent days, Ward Van Lines in Chile has advised it will not be open for business on Monday 21st October. This is to ensure the safety of their staff and customers. They hope to reopen on the 22nd should the situation improve.

Suddath Voted 2019 Best Moving Company and Best Place to Work

 Suddath is proud to have won the titles of ‘Best Moving Company’ and ‘Best Place to Work’ in the Bold City Best competition, hosted by the Florida Times Union. Bold City Best is an annual competition that gives people in the Jacksonville community the opportunity to vote for their favorite people, places and businesses in more than 150 categories.

The Changing World of Corporate Moving

OMNI (Overseas Moving Network International) is a network of some of the world’s largest and most active corporate moving companies. In this article, Ian waters, OMNI General Manager, looks at one way in which the corporate moving world has changed dramatically in recent years: the lump sum customer.

Is Global Mobility in Fashion?

According to a recent study by Sterling Lexicon, the answer to this question is a resounding yes. They recently engaged with a number of organisations in the luxury goods sector to better understand which Global Mobility (GM) trends and issues are currently impacting their companies and mobility programmes. Here’s their press release… JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — Representing […]

OMNI Recognises its leading members

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. Each year OMNI presents its prestigious tonnage awards to those member companies that shipped the most within the network and those that most increased their cooperation with other group members.

Graebel expands Mobility Strategy service

Graebel has expanded its consulting service that helps Fortune 500 and Global 1000 companies imagine and introduce a tailored mobility strategy designed entirely around their business needs. Graebel’s Mobility Strategy Service responds to the needs of global mobility professionals who want to elevate their roles and programmes. In fact, Graebel Global Mobility Summit research found mobility professionals today spend 80% of […]

Six new companies accepted into the OMNI network

OMNI (Overseas Moving Network International) has recently announced that it has accepted six new probational members into the network as they have achieved the high standards required for membership. The new members are: Kings International Removers (Pty) Ltd, Cape Town, South Africa Gerson Relocations, London, UK Freeline Movers, Islamabad, Pakistan M. Dyer & Sons, Inc., Hawaii, USA […]

Delays to UK Transfer of Residence (ToR)

OMNI Would like to thank Gerson Relocation for providing the following update…   We have received reports of delays in relation to the processing of ToR applications by UK Customs (HMRC) on household goods shipments into the UK. In the build up to the summer peak period, Gerson Relocation is advising clients and overseas partners […]