COVID-19 and Its Impact on the Relocation Industry

Industry Experts Weigh in on the Tough Questions  JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – On Wednesday, a panel of leading relocation experts discussed how global companies are handling the COVID-19 coronavirus pandemic across a range of industries. Panelists shared insights on how the crisis has impacted every part of the relocation process, including real estate, transferee welfare, household […]

New Ownership for Irish Relocation Services Ltd.

Former IrishRelo owners acquire the corporate and intra-Europe moving services businesses as Dwellworks focuses on delivering destination and corporate housing services in Ireland. Dwellworks LLC, the leading provider of global destination and housing support services for workforce mobility has announced the sale of its Dublin-based global removals business, Irish Relocation Services Ltd., to William Tighe and Paul Coy.

Gerson Relocation promotes Nikki Browne to Supply Chain & Agent Partner Relationships Manager

Gerson Relocation are delighted to announce the promotion of Nikki Browne to Supply Chain & Agent Partner Relationships Manager. With immediate effect she will be responsible for managing agent relationships for international moving and relocation services. Nikki’s role focuses on nurturing relationships with our agent partners, managing performance and costs, and ensuring service continuity worldwide.

Because it’s there

Ian Waters from OMNI argues that, for the mobility industry to continue to thrive, change needs to be more than embraced, it must be driven. When George Leigh Mallory, a British mountaineer, was asked 1923 why he wanted to be the first to climb Mount Everest he answered: ‘because it’s there’. It was that drive, that ambition that […]

Vehicle imports to Peru

The Peruvian Government has approved on February 3rd 2020, the Decree 005-2020-MTC that regulates the importation of used vehicles to Peru. It states that  new or used vehicles can only be imported if: 1. It is no more than 2 (two) years old. Only models 2019 or 2020 will be accepted. 2. It must not […]

Paxton International receives gift of appreciation for refugee help

North Virginia-based Paxton International has been given a gift of appreciation by the NOVA Relief Center for its long-term support of the Syrian Refugee Blanket and Coat Drive. The gift was accepted by Mary K Paxton on behalf of the company. Paxton has been actively involved in this humanitarian effort, providing a range of support including donations of […]

Suddath Announces Scott Perry as President of Moving & Logistics

Suddath have announced today the promotion of Scott Perry to President, Suddath Moving & Logistics. In this role, Perry will oversee multiple lines of business at Suddath, including interstate household goods, global logistics, commercial moving and local moving. He will have full responsibility for Suddath’s branch network and distribution center operations across the country, keeping […]

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 […]

Crown’s new 2020 fleet additions

Crown Worldwide Moving and Storage, LLC has recently expanded its local fleet to include 13 new 26-foot bobtail trucks. This updated fleet is now more fuel efficient, has GPS tracking and has been branded with new Crown-Armstrong graphics specific for the business divisions they were built to serve.

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.