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Auburn Moving & Storage Joins Bekins Van Lines

Newcastle, Calif. ─ Auburn Moving & Storage recently joined Bekins Van Lines’ agency network as a prime interstate agent. Previously affiliated with American Red Ball, Auburn Moving & Storage joins more than 150 Bekins agents across the country.

Auburn was established in 2005 by owners Sean Minor and Robert Huckins. Prior to starting the company, Minor spent 16 years in the moving industry, eight of which were spent with working for a Bekins agent.

“We look forward to a successful partnership with the Auburn team,” said A.J. Schneider, Executive Vice President of Wheaton | Bekins. “They have an outstanding reputation for quality service, and we are thrilled to welcome them into the agency family.”

Serving the Sacramento, Calif. area, Auburn is very customer focused with 67 percent of their business coming from referral and repeat customers.  In 2014, they received the prestigious Angie’s List Super Service Award and have an A+ rating with the BBB. Auburn is a member of the Auburn Chamber of Commerce and participates in the Festival of Lights and Fourth of July parades in its local area.

Auburn is involved in several local community charities, including the Interfaith Food Closet turkey/canned food drive and sponsoring Placer High School. Additionally, the company proudly delivered 1,300 wreaths during the holiday season to a local cemetery to honor fallen veterans in conjunction with Wreaths Across America.

Auburn is located at 10000 Hillview Rd., Newcastle, CA 95658. They can be reached at 530-823-8685, 888-233-8685, or online at

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Wheaton Van Lines, Inc. is one of the world’s most highly regarded providers of transportation services. Wheaton Van Lines owns three household goods relocation brands, Wheaton World Wide Moving, Bekins Van Lines and Clark & Reid. The van line is the fourth largest household goods carrier. Headquartered in Indianapolis, Ind., the Wheaton, Bekins and Clark & Reid brands offer private and corporate domestic and international household goods relocation services as well as special commodities and logistic services. The United States Military is also one of the company’s largest customers. Wheaton Van Lines, Inc. is partner to approximately 340 Wheaton, Bekins and Clark & Reid agents nationwide. To learn more, visit,, or