Amplifier: The Online News Magazine of Atlas World Group

Household Moving

Every move is a moving story.

Every move is a moving story.

People early in their careers and retired empty-nesters. Employees in the private sector and families serving our country in the military. Men and women, young and old, single and married — dreamers, doers, and achievers. Whether moving large households or the contents of a cozy studio apartment, all find moving solutions with Atlas. We are pleased to share a few of their stories with you here.

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Atlas Flex for Smaller Shipments that Need to Move Fast

Atlas Flex for Smaller Shipments that Need to Move Fast

Introducing Atlas Flex™ . . . the answer for smaller shipments that need to move fast. Now it’s a simple matter to get Atlas quality service for moving the contents of that two-bedroom apartment, beach condo, or mother-­in-­law suite.

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Logistics

What if you could grow your business…

What if you could grow your business…

Like many Atlas Agents, A-1 First Class Moving & Storage (2123) excels in origin and destination services. Which is what Agency President Matthew Schwartzberg expected to provide when he was contacted earlier this year by a shipper in the northeast.

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Hybrid Thinking Opens Booking Opportunities

Hybrid Thinking Opens Booking Opportunities

Call it hybrid thinking—seeing a familiar problem in a new way and using dissimilar ideas to solve it. Take the age-old conundrum of speed and service, for example. How do you meet the customer’s expectation for swift transit, yet ensure the right follow-through at delivery?

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Corporate Relocation

Atlas is a Friend in Corporate Relocation at SHRM

Atlas is a Friend in Corporate Relocation at SHRM

In fact, the overarching message for Atlas at the SHRM show was to ease customers’ minds about the relocation process. To demonstrate how Atlas PVO’s and pack/load team members are friends that customers can trust with their household belongings, two life-size cardboard cutouts of crew members stood in the booth for photo opportunities, while attendees were encouraged to share their selfies with the hashtag #MyFriendsAtAtlas.

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The State of Corporate Relocation in 2016

The State of Corporate Relocation in 2016

Since 1968, Atlas Van Lines has annually surveyed corporate relocation professionals on their views, policies, and practices to better understand changes taking place in the industry. Our results for the 2016 Corporate Relocation survey are here, and they provide an in­-depth look at the most noteworthy trends in mobility.

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Agents

2016 Atlas Agent Award Winners

Checkout which Atlas Agents are this year's Quality Milton M. Hill Award winners, the President's Club 2015-16 Platinum winners, and the Sustainable Agent 2015-16 winners.

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Atlas Agents Win Top Supplier Awards

Brookfield Global Relocation Services announced the winners of their esteemed supply chain relocation awards at its 2016 Supplier Forum in Washington D.C., and during the first week of October, Cartus held its annual Global Network Conference announcing their winners in the domestic household goods category.

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BRAVO Week Recap: You Drive Us.

The last full week of September (26-30), Atlas and its network of agencies celebrated BRAVO (Boosting Recognition of Atlas Van Operators) Week, an appreciation event for all the PVO's hard work and dedication throughout the year.

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Hauling Hope for Minnesota’s Kids

Every spring and fall, Ace Midwest Moving and Storage (0191) plays an important role in the fundraising efforts for Children's Hospitals and Clinics of Minnesota. Twice a year, the midwest-based movers donate a truck and a few crew members to transport donations.

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Nelson Westerberg Named NEI’s Top Partner

At its 4th Annual Global Partner Alliance Summit in September, NEI Global Relocation honored Atlas Agent Nelson Westerberg (1505) with the 2016 Partner of the Year Award.

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Events

BRAVO Week Recap: You Drive Us.

The last full week of September (26-30), Atlas and its network of agencies celebrated BRAVO (Boosting Recognition of Atlas Van Operators) Week, an appreciation event for all the PVO's hard work and dedication throughout the year.

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Atlas is a Friend in Corporate Relocation at SHRM

In fact, the overarching message for Atlas at the SHRM show was to ease customers’ minds about the relocation process. To demonstrate how Atlas PVO’s and pack/load team members are friends that customers can trust with their household belongings, two life-size cardboard cutouts of crew members stood in the booth for photo opportunities, while attendees were encouraged to share their selfies with the hashtag #MyFriendsAtAtlas.

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Convention Recap: Blazing New Places

The 68th annual Atlas World Group Convention visited Tucson, AZ this past November and we reckon it drew quite a crowd. Over 650 attendees consisting of Atlas Agents, Atlas subsidiaries, and preferred suppliers gathered at the annual event, making it one of the most highly attended Conventions of the past decade.

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People

2016 Atlas Agent Award Winners

Checkout which Atlas Agents are this year's Quality Milton M. Hill Award winners, the President's Club 2015-16 Platinum winners, and the Sustainable Agent 2015-16 winners.

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Atlas leader Honored for Igniting Momentum

In late September, southwest Indiana celebrated a year of major milestones and recognized six individuals for their commitment to regional business at the Annual Meeting and Dinner held by the Southwest Indiana Chamber. One of the individuals honored was Atlas® Chairman & CEO Glen Dunkerson, who was named the 2016 Richard A. Schlottman Business Person of the Year.

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New Hires & Promotions

The most recent new hires and promotions in the Atlas family of companies.

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