New Bell Storage joins Atlas Van Lines' network of agents

February 24, 2009

Media Contacts:
Kerri Hart, Atlas Van Lines, Inc., 800.638.9797, ext. 2951
Ryan Heath, Hetrick

NORFOLK, Va. — New Bell Storage has joined Atlas Van Lines, one of the largest relocation networks in the country. The Norfolk, Va.-based company became an Atlas Van Lines agent on Feb. 19, joining more than 500 Atlas agents across North America.

"By partnering with Atlas, we join a network of agents recognized for exceeding customer needs," said James Ashley, president of New Bell Storage. "In addition to providing the same high-quality customer service we're known for, we'll now be able to offer our customers in Norfolk the benefits of our affiliation with a nationally trusted firm like Atlas, such as, access to more technology and real-time information."

New Bell Storage is a full-service agency with a 79,000-square-foot warehouse. The company provides packing, crating and protected storage, plus local, long distance and international transportation services. The agency's slogan, "At the ring of a Bell since 1912," reflects its longevity in the business.

"By partnering with Atlas Van Lines, New Bell Storage can provide quality relocation services across North America," said Greg Hoover, president and chief operating officer of Atlas World Group. "A partnership with Atlas helps guarantee top-notch employees and tools, along with a consistent level of service unique to the relocation industry."

Atlas Van Lines is the largest subsidiary of Atlas World Group, an Evansville, Ind.-based company that posted revenues of $943 million in 2007. Atlas World Group companies employ more than 700 people throughout North America. More than 500 Atlas interstate 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 for more information on the company and Atlas agents.