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Full Shipment Visibility and More Control of the Process

Full Shipment Visibility and More Control of the Process

Among its many services, Atlas Logistics® serves two distinct shipment needs of the agent family. For Specialized Transportation Group (STG), Logistics locates tonnage for agent trucks and drivers, and for Household Goods (HHG), the task is to find the best carriers for containerized moves. 

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Serving the Healthcare Community

Serving the Healthcare Community

Did you know the number of Americans age 65 and older will more than double over the next 40 years?

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Giant TECH Leap

Giant TECH Leap

In 1969, Neil Armstrong stepped from the Eagle module onto the surface of the moon. That same year, the company known today as Titan® Global Distribution was taking its first steps in business. 

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Info Flow: All Systems Go

Info Flow: All Systems Go

During the last week of March, Atlas Logistics® introduced a new pricing method. It goes hand-in-hand with an upgrade to the estimating system for pad-wrapped special products shipments. All of it is designed to bring Atlas better engagement with opportunities in the market and provide more flexibility when pricing.

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The Power of Threes

The Power of Threes

You might say the Atlas Logistics® strategy is working with the power of threes. It brings strengths in freight brokerage, project management, and specialized transportation. And it bolsters them with a focus on three areas.

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What if you could grow your business…

What if you could grow your business…

Like many Atlas Agents, A-1 First Class Moving & Storage (2123) excels in origin and destination services. Which is what Agency President Matthew Schwartzberg expected to provide when he was contacted earlier this year by a shipper in the northeast.

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Hybrid Thinking Opens Booking Opportunities

Hybrid Thinking Opens Booking Opportunities

Call it hybrid thinking—seeing a familiar problem in a new way and using dissimilar ideas to solve it. Take the age-old conundrum of speed and service, for example. How do you meet the customer’s expectation for swift transit, yet ensure the right follow-through at delivery?

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Partners In Success.

Partners In Success.

Atlas Logistics and eLuxurySupply work in a thriving partnership. Atlas Logistics has seen major gains in volume over the last three years, particularly in the Third-Party Logistics (3PL) arena. And eLuxurySupply is ranked 15 on Inc. 5000’s latest list of America’s Fastest Growing Private Companies.

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One to Win

One to Win

Atlas’ 2012 entry in the 3PL arena came as a complement to existing final mile and pad-wrapped services. Fast-forward three years, and the consolidated Atlas Logistics® brand is showing impressive growth.

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Dave Coulter, STG Veteran, Retires

Dave Coulter, STG Veteran, Retires

Dedicated Atlas Van Lines veteran, David Coulter, Vice President of STG Sales, announced his retirement after 36 years with the company.

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Featured

Drive On: Technology Keeps Atlas® Agents Ahead of the Curve

“Transportation is a high volume and low margin business,” comments Jack Griffin, Chairman & CEO, Atlas® World Group. “The second you come to terms with that, you realize the only way you’re going to be successful and serve customers with quality is to be the most efficient you can be. Technology is first and foremost in accomplishing that.”

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Moving in Sync

“Relocation is like a dance,” says Jack Griffin, Atlas® World Group Chairman & CEO. “When partners are in step with one another they can create a seamless move experience for the customer.”

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LEAD: Atlas Answers the Call

The history of Atlas® is a story of leadership. In 1948, 33 independent moving companies formed the cooperative “Atlas Van-Lines, Inc.” and affirmed that “each member was to render service on his brother member’s loads of the character that he would expect on his own business.”

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People

Exceeding Expectations Since 1944

On May 16, 2019, Merchants Moving & Storage, Inc. (1401) held an open house to celebrate their 75th business anniversary in Boise, Idaho.

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Real-Life Training Simulation

Training is essential in the moving industry for a number of key reasons. 

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PVO Spotlight

In this edition of the Amplifier, Atlas would like to recognize two PVOs who truly go above and beyond in their job. 

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Events

Fifty Years of Forum Memories

Atlas Agent Bob Shetler, Chairman and CEO of Shetler Moving & Storage (1830), holds an impressive distinction. He is the only person in the world who has attended every Atlas Forum — all 50 of them.  The Amplifier caught up with Bob by phone a few weeks before the Forum, and he shared his memories — some a little fuzzy, but most as clear as crystal.

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50th Annual Atlas Corporate Relocation Survey 50 Years in the Making

Over the past 50 years, Atlas® has monitored relocation policy and practice via our annual Corporate Relocation Survey to better understand how demographic, geopolitical and economic shifts affect the industry year to year. 

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BRAVO Week Recap: You Drive Us.

The last full week of September (26-30), Atlas and its network of agencies celebrated BRAVO (Boosting Recognition of Atlas Van Operators) Week, an appreciation event for all the PVO's hard work and dedication throughout the year.

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