NEW YORK, Long Island City — According to Alex Roca, Owner and Michael L. Shaffer, Atlas Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Eagle Transfer Corporation located at 23-02 Forty-ninth Avenue, Long Island City, New York has been purchased by Jeffrey and Smithe Sodine. The agency is now part of a network of over 400 agencies representing Atlas nationwide.
Eagle offers complete facilities, including a 180,000 s.f. warehouse. The moving and storage company provides packing, protected storage and local, long distance and international transportation services.
Atlas Van Lines is the largest subsidiary of Atlas World Group, an Evansville, Ind.-based company that posted record revenues of $949 million in 2005. Atlas World Group companies employ more than 700 people throughout North America. More than 600 Atlas agents in the United States and Canada specialize in corporate employee relocation and in the transportation of high-value items such as electronics, fine art and new fixtures and furniture. Visit www.atlasworldgroup.com for more information on the company and Atlas agents.