New Facebook Page Up and Running!

Be sure to Like our new page on Facebook and share your moving experiences with others! You may even find an interesting surprise from time-to-time, like our recently posted link to a good article on Bekins’ history—from horse-drawn moving carriages to 18-wheelers.  

Bekins President’s Award Winners

  Driver Driver Driver Samuel Artrip James Hill David Postlethweit Mark Austin Wayne Holmberg Lee Price Gary Ayres John Holmes Rickie Purnell Glen Baker Scott Hostetler Harry Reeves Abdul Bari Harold Hovis Vicki Reeves Jozef Bialecki Pablo Huerta Jorge Renteria Ralph Bingham Todd Hummel John Richardson III Clifford Bowe Lawrence … Continue reading.

Moving and Storage Leader and Innovator

Bekins celebrates 120 years in the moving and storage business.  We began operating with a few covered wagons in 1891 and have grown into one of the most recognized names in the van line industry. Did you know Bekins is the innovator of many of the standard moving programs being… Continue reading.

Bekins Wins Quest for Quality Award

Bekins Sr. Vice President Jim Mazzuca stated, we were very pleased to have received this prestigious award from Logistics Management Magazine and we are honored to be included among the winners”. Bekins Van Lines was founded in 1891, and provides quality relocation and transportation services to both corporate and private customers… Continue reading.

Helping to Celebrate More Birthdays

The American Cancer Society surprised Bekins corporate headquarters in Hillside, IL with a thank-you party celebrating Bekins “Jade” level fundraising efforts for the Relay for Life Countryside, IL event.  Bekins raised more than $10,000 for the organization and were recognized a during an awards ceremony at the American Cancer Society’s Leadership Summit held recently in Chicago. Relay for… Continue reading.

Bekins wins award from U.S. Commerce Association

Bekins Receives 2011 Best of Waukegan Award U.S. Commerce Association’s Award Plaque Honors the Achievement NEW YORK, NY, September 23, 2011 — Bekins has been selected for the 2011 Best of Waukegan Award in the Moving Services category by the U.S. Commerce Association (USCA). The USCA “Best of Local Business” Award… Continue reading.

“Move for Hunger” Continues to Help the Needy

We want to continue to spread awareness about “Move for Hunger”.  Several Bekins agents are participating, and you can help too.  Here’s an article by Eric Anders that we wanted to share to bring even more visibility to this important cause. Move for Hunger helps the needy By Eric Anders • Aug… Continue reading.

Bekins’ Final Tally for “Relay for Life”

The totals are in for Team Bekins “Relay for Life”.  With additional donations and fundraising efforts, Bekins raised $10,091 in total for the American Cancer Society, 250% over Bekins initial goal of $4,000. Team Bekins captain Nancy Devereux stated, “We’d like to thank the following members of Team Bekins and Bekins Spirit Committee for organizing all the fundraising efforts for… Continue reading.

Bekins efforts raise $10,000 for the American Cancer Society

Bekins Van Lines HQ and several Bekins agents all over the country have recently participated in local Relay for Life events benefiting the American Cancer Society. Efforts have raised nearly $10,000.  The Bekins agents participating in their own Relay for Life local events include: North Florida Moving Systems-Jacksonville, FL Allwright Moving and Storage… Continue reading.