Eight local moving companies join the Bekins brand

Eight local moving companies join the Bekins brand

October 6, 2010 – Hillside, Ill – Bekins Van Lines officially welcomed its newest agent companies at their 2010 Convention held September 29 – October 1 in Marco Island, Fla. The new moving companies service ten local markets across the United States, as well as provide relocation and transportation services nationally.  Combined, the companies bring projected interstate van line revenue of more than $3.6 million, representing an approximate increase of 5% market share for the van line in each of their respective markets. 

“Collectively, these eight moving companies that now represent the Bekins brand on interstate shipments, bring more than 350,000 square feet of additional warehouse space, combined with enhanced service opportunities for the Bekins customer,” said John Alianello, vice president of agency development for Bekins.

The new agent companies are:

Adams Moving & Storage – Sumter, S.C.
Willis Permian Movers – Odessa, El Paso and Austin, Texas
All Points Pioneer Relocation – Arlington, Texas
Jem Services – Foxboro, Mass.
iMoveGreen Moving Systems – Bronx, N.Y.
Allwright Moving Systems – Sturtevant, Wis.
Burgess Transportation Services – Boston, Mass.
All Pro Moving & Storage – Sterling, Va.

“We're pleased to have these quality agents as part of the Bekins family, and look forward to their many contributions to our expanded footprint and network services,” said Greg Hoover, Bekins Van Lines chief executive officer.

About Bekins Van Lines
Bekins Van Lines, LLC provides relocation and transportation solutions directly to the private consumer, U.S. Military and Government programs and for corporate relocation. Founded in 1891, Bekins has a long history of being a leading relocation service provider for the limited budget (lump sum) customer. Bekins is focused on bringing the latest technology to its transportation service programs to maximize our customers’ service value and budget efficiencies. Visit www.bekins.com for more information about Bekins and its agent companies.

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