New original series on A&E premiering tonight called ‘Shipping Wars‘ follows six independent shippers who are bidding against other carriers to transport items nobody else wants to ship. The 10 episode series will air every Tuesday at 9PM and 9:30PM ET/PT. Let us know what you think of the show!
Associated Press NEW YORK — Property owners across the country bear a burden from the recession: paying a fortune in moving and storage costs to evict tenants who fail to pay their rent. But the owners’ losses are a boon for the companies that clear out homes. Their business has skyrocketed, “making money out of […]
By Chad Bennett for 123Movers.com The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) and Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration (PHMSA) made a final ruling prohibiting interstate truck and bus drivers from cell phone usage while operating vehicles. Drivers who violate this rule will be fined $2,750 and possibly disqualified from operating commercial motor vehicles in addition to […]
By Chad Bennett for 123Movers.com On the last episode of the Kourtney and Kim Take NY, Scott Disick walks by a piano store and sees a grand piano that happens to cost around $1.2 that catches his eye. While in the piano stores, Scott decides to make an impulsive purchase on a Steinway Baby Grand Piano that will […]
Kim Zolciak of The Real Housewives of Atlanta finally parted ways with the townehome she lived in for five years in the swanky area of Atlanta called Buckhead. Before giving birth to her baby boy KJ, Kim and Kroy Biermann decided to move in to a plush $5M mansion in Northern Atlanta in which Kim calls […]
By Robert Channick Reporting from Chicago— After nearly 60 years as a Chicago institution, Playboy Enterprises Inc. is moving its editorial operations out west. Executives confirmed that the magazine’s editorial, art and photo departments will shift to the company’s Los Angeles office by May. “Some of the magazine’s Chicago employees have been asked to relocate, while others […]
By Chad Bennett for 123Movers.com Zipcar, Inc. (Nasdaq: ZIP), announced on November 29, 2011 that they will be launching a pilot for full size cargo vans in San Francisco called Zipvan. Zipvan will allow consumers to use cargo vans to transport large items that wouldn’t be able to fit in Zipcars. Zipvan will also provide […]
Census Bureau reports that tough economic times means people aren’t moving. By Chad Bennett for 123Movers.com The recession has taken a major toll on how citizens are spending their money. The market has gone through the trenches over the years leaving consumers hesitant to make major purchases and decisions including the option to move interstate and intrastate. […]
Last summer, Ingrid Parl packed her bags and drove cross-country for a new job. The 23-year-old had landed a spot in a two-year rotational program at an investment-management firm in Los Angeles that would lead to travel opportunities and international experience.
via This is a map of the global transportation system. Cities, roads, shipping lanes and airline routes are depicted. It shows how connected or remote are the inhabited places of our planet.