British Association of Removers (BAR)
Bar, based in the United Kingdom, has represented the professional moving industry for over 100 years in promoting the highest standards of customer care. BAR members are checked regularly to ensure they meet specific minimum standards relating to their operations, materials, equipment and standards of service.
California Moving & Storage Association (CMSA)
A nonprofit trade association representing over 450 licensed and insured movers operating in California. Established in 1916, CMSA provides numerous benefits for its members, including many educational, industry forums and programs. CMSA’s membership also includes over 195 associate member companies who provide California movers the very best in goods and services to assist in generating a quality service to the California moving public.
Federation of International Moving Companies (FIDI)
FIDI, based in Brussels, Belgium, is a global, nonprofit organization representing over 730 international moving companies. Membership requires strict adherence to financial, operational and administrative standards. The purpose of FIDI membership is to make it possible for professional movers with comparable standards to come together, work on joint ventures and co-operate as members of a global team.
International Association of Movers (IAM)
IAM represents movers and forwarders who handle commercial and government shipments of household goods. Founded in 1962, IAM is dedicated to fostering an industry-wide commitment to the highest standards of international household goods moving services.
Latin American & Caribbean International Movers Association (LACMA)
LACMA is an association comprised of the finest Latin American and Caribbean movers accounting for over 90 percent of the moves to and from this region. Founded in 1969, its membership now totals over 255 international moving companies, representing the following areas: Europe 31%, The United States & Canada 26%, Latin America & The Caribbean 28% and Australia, Middle East and Far East 15%.
Overseas Moving Network International (OMNI)
OMNI represents the international moving industry with a global alliance of 260 companies in 70 countries. Members are dedicated to the pursuit of excellence and committed to providing the finest moving service available for its customers. OMNI is the only moving network that has all its members audited and their service verified bi-annually by international consultants, Cap Gemini Ernst & Young. This guarantees a top quality service door to door, from or to anywhere within the network.
United Van Lines (UVL)
United Lead the Industry in…Market share (30.7%) and strength of agents, Innovative technology that inventories (RapidTracSM), Cross-country vans are equipped with VanStar®, a state-of-the-art satellite location and communication system, ISO 9001:2000 certified, Competitive pricing that gives you excellent value, Quality Labor Certification teaches standardized techniques for safe packing and loading of your possessions.
American Moving and Storage Association (AMSA)
The American Moving & Storage Association (AMSA) is a non-profit trade association established in 1936. It has an education foundation (c)(3), The Moving & Storage Institute. Our moving company membership includes 3,200 professional movers who move household goods interstate (between states). In addition, these companies may provide intrastate and local moving services as well as storage in a secure warehouse.
Commercial Relocation Network (CRN)
The Commercial Relocation Network is a membership organization made up of the largest and most successful office and industrial relocation companies in the country. The group is administered by an executive committee of industry professionals dedicated to having only the "Best in Class" service providers involved in the group.
International Facilities Management Association (IFMA)
IFMA certifies facility managers, conducts research, provides educational programs, recognizes facility management certificate programs and produces World Workplace, the world’s largest facility management conference and exposition.
Building Owners and Managers Association (BOMA)
Stay up-to-date with technological advances, legislative issues and market conditions. Membership in BOMA's federated local associations and BOMA International can provide all of this and more when you take full advantage of the information and programs available on this site.
Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM)
The Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM) is the world’s largest association devoted to human resource management. Representing more than 250,000 members in over 140 countries, the Society serves the needs of HR professionals and advances the interests of the HR profession.
American Library Association (ALA)
Founded in 1876 during the Centennial Exposition in Philadelphia, the American Library Association was created to provide leadership for the development, promotion, and improvement of library and information services and the profession of librarianship in order to enhance learning and ensure access to information for all
Overseas Shippers Association (OSA)
OSA provides the commercial services to a group of international household goods removal and relocation companies. These services include worldwide ocean freight contract negotiations that produce the best ocean rates in the business and ability to resolve most related problems for our members
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