Features

  • Saving fuel and proving CO2 emissions

    Sep 06, 2022
    Robin Quittard from fleetenergies was recently interviewed by The Mover. His company specialises in reducing energy costs and the environmental footprint of HGVs. It uses patented technology to take precise, real-time measurements of vehicles’ fuel consumption and both CO2 and NOx emissions.
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  • Making the move to unmanned self storage

    Sep 06, 2022
    Gavin Shields, the MD of Store Stuff in Northern Ireland and founder and CEO of Stora, an online bookings and payments platform for the storage industry, offers advice on choosing the unmanned self storage route.
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  • A celebration of what is possible in a post-pandemic world

    Sep 06, 2022
    Steve Jordan talks to De Haan’s HR manager about changes in the company’s approach to staff in the ‘working from home’ era following the pandemic.
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  • What does remote work mean for the relocation business?

    Sep 06, 2022
    Steve Black, Co-Founder and Chief Strategy Officer at global talent mobility platform Topia, considers the ways in which relocation services may need to adapt in a post-pandemic world.
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  • Where will the hydrogen come from?

    Sep 06, 2022
    According to an article published recently by the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders (SMMT) in the UK, the infrastructure for the provision of hydrogen to fuel HGVs for long distance work, is well underway.
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  • OMNI sustainability workshop looks at employee equality and development

    Sep 06, 2022
    On 13 July, 2022 OMNI (Overseas Moving Network International), held the third of its Sustainable Development Series of workshops. As previously, the workshop, hosted by consultant Johan de Kam, was open to all OMNI and FIDI members.
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  • Making moving associations work for you

    Aug 15, 2022
    Lakelan Fennell, Network Development Manager for Suddath Government Services, looks at the role of the moving associations in helping you grow your business.
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  • Tony Allen: And finally... It’s not one of my hang-ups!

    Aug 10, 2022
    So I’m phoning my doctor, I’ve been asked to make an appointment for a routine blood pressure test. I’m advised, after a long preamble, that I am currently number ten in the queue; nice voice, at least she pronounces her words properly - although the music is enough to drive you bonkers!
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  • Taking the demountable route

    Aug 08, 2022
    Long-term demountable body detester James De-Machen explains why he had a change of heart.
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  • Tackling the environment in Finland

    Aug 08, 2022
    Sustainability should be important to us all. Everyone has a responsibility to do what they can to minimise the effect of their actions on the environment. By now most companies, and individuals, have got the message.
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  • How a budding football star found success in removals

    Aug 08, 2022
    Deputy Editor, David Jordan talks to McGimpsey’s Michael Dunbar about how he moved from being a porter to a member of the company’s management team, and a few of the trips along the way.
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  • How you can help your customers sell their homes

    Aug 08, 2022
    Steve Jordan looks at a service that might help private movers sell their homes more quickly and get the moving process started.
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  • Looking forward at BAR

    Aug 08, 2022
    BAR Vice President Mike Andrews hosted a discussion at the BAR conference in Jersey to look at the future of the Association.
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  • Beating the cyber bullies

    Aug 08, 2022
    Cyber security can seem like a very dry subject, but Sam Parsons from the Regional Cyber Crime Unit of the South West Police made it anything but boring during the BAR Conference in Jersey.
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  • IAM looks forward to the next 60 years

    Aug 08, 2022
    Steve Jordan interviews Brian Limperopulos, IAM Vice President, as the world’s biggest moving association plans its 60th anniversary conference and asks whether the future will be more of the same, or not.
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  • Tony Allen: And finally... Exercising my thoughts

    Jul 17, 2022
    I don’t know about you, but after the rigours of the last few years I’m beginning to feel a bit frayed around the edges. I used to pride myself on keeping a reasonable fitness regime and a healthy diet, which of course leads to a healthy mind, but most of my good intensions seem to have gone out of the window, which incidentally needs cleaning.
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  • In search of the real Miss Haversham

    Jul 08, 2022
    When Alan Cartwright, Financial Director of EFM Global Logistics, decided to buy a cottage on the Isle of Wight as a holiday let, he had no idea that its original owner was very probably the inspiration for one of Charles Dickens’ most memorable and tragic characters.
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  • Paying the Real Living Wage

    Jul 08, 2022
    A compelling argument from Chris Smallwood of Anchor Removals in Manchester.
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  • The route to environmental sustainability

    Jul 06, 2022
    Steve Jordan talks to an RMC that takes an alternative view of sustainability by helping suppliers calculate their emissions to secure more work and a healthier environment.
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  • Training the industry

    Jul 06, 2022
    A look at the work of the FIDI Academy as it approaches 35 years as the industry’s leading training body.
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