Atlas Van Lines Agent Announces New Florida Branch

Crofutt and Smith Moving and Storage opens new branch in Port St. Lucie

February 2, 2012

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Kerri Hart, Atlas Van Lines
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EVANSVILLE, Ind. — Atlas Van Lines, one of the nation's leading moving companies, today announces that existing agent Crofutt & Smith Moving and Storage has opened a third branch in Port St. Lucie, Fla. Based in Landing, N.J., Crofutt & Smith Moving and Storage currently has branches in Saint Charles, Mo., and Raleigh, N.C. The new Florida location will join nearly 500 interstate Atlas agents across the United States and Canada.

Crofutt & Smith Moving and Storage offers full-service local, long distance and international moving, as well as packing, shipping, logistics and storage. The company specializes in household, corporate and military moving and storage, as well as climate-controlled transportation and storage for fine art, electronics, exhibits and store fixtures. "We're proud to add another convenient branch to Atlas' lineup of interstate agents," said Steve Hermann, vice president of agency development at Atlas Van Lines. "Crofutt & Smith's integrity and quality has been industry-renowned for five generations, and we're honored to provide the resources of a major moving van line for their continued longevity."

"Opening another branch will be great for our continued business with Atlas Van Lines and offer another option for its loyal customer base," said Jim Sorhagen, President of Crofutt & Smith Moving & Storage. "We've offered trusted services from our family-owned moving company since 1840, working with Atlas Van Lines we hope to continue to build our credibility with the resources and reach of this new branch. In addition to the customized personal attention we've provided for years, families and corporations can expect heightened efficiency and attention to detail with our new Florida location. "

About Atlas Van Lines
Atlas Van Lines, a national moving company, is the largest subsidiary of Atlas World Group, an Evansville, Ind.-based company. Atlas World Group companies employ nearly 700 people throughout North America. Nearly 500 Atlas interstate moving agents in the United States and Canada specialize in corporate relocation, household moving services and in the transportation of high-value items such as electronics, fine art, store fixtures and furniture. For more information, visit