Notabrownbox inspires greener moving

Gosselin has unveiled what it claims to be ‘the world’s most eco-friendly moving box’. The box is called Notabrownbox.  It’s an unbranded moving box made from high-quality recycled cardboard that can be reused up to four times.  The aim is to encourage moving companies to use these unbranded boxes to help make the moving process more sustainable.  It is a …

Britons retiring abroad again after Brexit

New research from overseas property consultants highlights that Brits are coming to terms with post-Brexit restrictions, applying for visas and retiring to favourite European destinations in ever greater numbers.   The experts at Your Overseas Home have released new data which shows a return to pre-Brexit levels of interest in retiring to Mediterranean and southern European hotspots.  After ‘freedom of movement’ …

Invictus achieves the 10-year milestone

Invictus Relocation in Portugal is 10 years old this year.  Fabio Manuel started the company back in 2013 and has since built up the business and enhanced its image worldwide over the intervening years.  Fabio explained that intends to celebrate this milestone with a series of teambuilding events including hosting a dinner for the entire staff.  Fabio said that the …

New electric range from Scania

Scania has updated its urban battery electric truck range and added a new combined electric motor and gearbox (the EM C1-4) to its line-up. The battery electric urban truck range, originally launched in 2021, has been given a major update in line with Scania’s regional battery electric line-up. They will now be fitted with an e-adapted chassis, new auxiliary systems, …

Easier payment at EVBox fast charging stations

EVBox Everon, EVBox’s cloud-based EV charging management platform, is now integrated with Payter to support credit and debit card payments for fast charging. Contactless payments for EVBox Troniq Modular charging stations allow EV drivers to pay for their charging session with their credit and debit card or smartphones directly at the charging station, while third-party roaming authorizes accessible charging from …

Jason Paschel becomes COO at Champion

Champion International Moving, a subsidiary of Atlas® World Group Inc. in the USA, has recently appointed Jason Paschel to the position of President & COO. Atlas World Group comprises a portfolio of companies that deliver transportation and related services globally, and just celebrated its 75th year in business. It acquired Champion International Moving in 2019. Jason joined Champion in 2009 …

DKV Mobility partners with Connected Kerb in the UK

DKV Mobility is expanding its EV charge point network with the inclusion of approximately 2,500 public EV charge points operated by Connected Kerb in the UK. Connected Kerb, headquartered in London, is one of the largest EV charge point operators in the UK. Connected Kerb and DKV Mobility subsidiary GreenFlux, which enables DKV Mobility’s entire EV charging service offering, recently …

Equinor and Maersk partnership secures green fuel

A P Moller – Maersk (Maersk) and Equinor have signed an agreement securing supply of green methanol for Maersk’s landmark, new methanol-enabled feeder vessel during its initial months of operation from September 2023 and into the first half of 2024. The agreement ensures green methanol supply for the ship from its entry into operation on a loop from Northern Europe …

CMA CGM and Maersk join forces to decarbonize the shipping industry

Maersk A/S and CMA CGM have decided to join forces on several areas relating to decarbonization, in full compliance with all laws and regulations. Both companies say they are convinced that joint action will help accelerating the green transition in shipping, learning from each other to go further and faster. CMA CGM and Maersk have set a net zero target …

US Military GHC Delayed

The Defense Personal Property Management Office (DPMO) at US Transportation Command (USTRANSCOM) and the military services’ personal property functions have adjusted the timeline under which shipments will be ordered using the Global Household Goods Contract. The decision comes after nine months of intense planning, discussion and execution, along with IT system development, testing and integration, and collaboration between DPMO, the …