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        Russell Start: back from the garden

Steve Jordan visited Russell Start, the new managing director of AGM Group, to talk about his reasons for leaving Pickfords, his 12-month garden leave and his plans for his new role.


Malcolm Halley: tribute to a friendMalcolm Halley

Steve Jordan remembers Malcolm Halley, a well known and much loved figure in the industry, who died on August 8.

Self storage shake-up!Self storage shake-up!

There's a new entrant in the storage market,, so Deputy Editor David Jordan finds out what it’s all about.

Selling your old trucks in AfricaSelling your old trucks in Africa 

Steve Jordan interviews Sam Trivedi from Abba’s Autos: a company specialising in the sale of used trucks to Africa where they can be used commercially without environmental restrictions.

When the path to destruction
has a happy ending
When the path to destruction has a happy ending

According to Crown Records Management, the path to destruction for your piles of historic data can be simpler than you think

The great vanity scam award The great vanity award scam

David Jordan, The Mover’s Deputy Editor, looks at the increasing menace of fake awards and the threat they pose to the genuine article.

Health insurance for assigneesHealth insurance for assignees

Varying growth rates in world economies means employers must adapt to changing trends to support staff and ensure compliance.


Back from the garden Russell Start, MD, AGM Group

Steve Jordan visited Russell Start, the new managing director of AGM Group, to talk about his reasons for leaving Pickfords, his 12-month garden leave and his plans for his new role..



White and Co Mystery Mover

Last month was too easy but Laura Wegener from Stuttafords
in South Africa was the first out of the hat with the correct
answers of Bob Nuss and Michael Gerson. This time it’s maybe
a little trickier! Who is this fresh young chap? Answers to for a chance at winning the White and
Company Red and Black watch.

          White and Company


Something to look forward to

Movers & Storers Show
Charlotte Parslow, Director, Animo Events, gives a preview of what to expect at this year’s Movers and Storers Show.

Asian Tigers 45-hole challenge

Competitors at the 4th annual 45-hole golf challenge
Asian Tigers Mobility Indonesia was once again proud to host its 4th annual 45-Hole Golf Challenge on Friday, August 24, 2018.

Scania restarts production and sales of V8s

Scania V8
Scania has begun the challenging process of reducing its backlog of truck and industrial and marine engine orders. The backlog was built up after a delivery and order stop caused by a lengthy strike at one of Scania’s main casting suppliers.

Smart tachos to be compulsory in 2019

From 15 June, 2019, Smart tachographs are to be made mandatory for all new vehicles throughout Europe. The new ‘Annex 1C’ compliant tacho aims to reduce administrative processes and digital tachograph tampering. Existing tachos are unaffected.

Football fuels speeding for young drivers

Speed Awareness With the football season now well underway, new data from telematics insurance company, insurethebox has revealed young motorists dramatically increased their speed before important matches.

Chaos in Caen

The Road Haulage Association (RHA) is accusing the French authorities of still not doing enough to protect hauliers driving into Ouistreham, near Caen

Crown World Mobility refreshes brand to stay ahead

Curt Smith
Crown World Mobility has launched a new visual identity, proposition and senior leadership team structure to the global mobility market.

Only 4,000 EU permits for 40,000 UK trucks if no-deal Brexit

The UK government has issued guidance on how to apply for an ECMT (European Conference of Ministers of Transport) international road haulage permit system which truck operators will require to operate their vehicles in Europe in the event of a no-deal Brexit.

Advice for hauliers operating in EU countries

The ECMT international road haulage permit system allows journeys between 43 Member countries.  The number of permits available will be limited and a permit needs to be carried in each vehicle that's making an international journey. To apply for an annual ECMT permit, you needed to be registered via the Vehicle Operator Licensing System (VOL) by 12 November, 2018.

Fuel Card Services launches Tele-Gence

Denise Frost
Fuel Card Services has recently launched its new product Tele-Gence for fleet managers.

Arpin Group employees earn CRP

Two Arpin Group employees have passed the Worldwide ERC Certified Relocation Professional (CRP) examination: Jean Gong, Director of Business Development, West Coast, and Allison Rathbun Dickson, Assistant Vice President of Business Development. Jean and Allison will now be recognised as Certified Relocation Professionals. appoints Chris Buckingham as head of sales

Moving services price comparison site has announced the appointment of Chris Buckingham as head of sales

A Stock Answer

Tony Allen
Honestly, I only meant it as a joke. It was the first Monday of my retirement and I had just come downstairs for breakfast. I said to the lady wife: ‘I think I’m going to change the kitchen cupboards round a bit so that they are more efficient’. It was not well received!

New appointments at Cartus

Katrina L Helmkamp
Cartus Corporation has announced the formation of a Product Solutions team and executive appointments to drive digital transformation and innovative technological solutions for clients and customers.

Arrow XL uses Shoulder Dolly

Arrow XL

Delivery company Arrow XL has recently issued the Shoulder Dolly lifting strap, supplied by Packer Products, to all of its 300 specialist delivery crews after completing a successful trial.

Leeds CAZ plans based on flawed claims

Richard Burnett
The Road Haulage Association (RHA) is accusing Leeds City Council’s clean air plans of lacking credibility.

London’s electric streets

Sadiq KhanNine East London streets have been closed to all petrol and diesel traffic during week-day peak hours in a new initiative by the Hackney and Islington Councils.

Arpin’s Mark Dearborn joins Marguerite’s Place Board of Directors

Mark Dearborn
Mark Dearborn, Vice President of Global Accounts for Arpin Group and president of Arpin Strong, has joined the Marguerite’s Place Board of Directors.

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