The average truck driver (over the road) is expected to cover 125,000 miles a year, which breaks down to 2,500 miles a week and equates to 500 miles a day. That is a lot of time spent on the road. To help make a truck drivers job easier, follow these… Continue reading.
It’s National Truck Driver Appreciation Week (Sept. 14-20) and here at Bekins Van Lines, we are taking the time to show our appreciation to the people that are dedicated to delivering successful household moves. As part of showing our appreciation, we would like you to participate! It’s easy and you… Continue reading.
With each move, there is a whole team behind dedicated to making sure it goes smooth as possible. Each quarter, Bekins Van Lines recognizes four individuals that have been exceptional employees that have shown their dedication and hard work. Bekins Van Lines CEO Mark Kirschner announced Kellee Johnson as the… Continue reading.
Since 1891, Bekins Van Lines has been a leader of innovation in the household-goods moving industry. Throughout Bekins rich history, the specialization in storage became a primary service, especially in Los Angeles and its surrounding areas. For a special throwback Thursday, here is an article from the LA Times in… Continue reading.
Bekins’ trucks and trailers travel all across America packed to the max with household goods. Here is what an empty, brand-new trailer looks like before it is it put to work! Semi-trailers at Bekins are 53 feet long and have side doors on them. Some have one side door, but… Continue reading.
Relocating is a unique experience for everyone. It’s exciting for some and dreadful for others. One of the best ways to understand the process is by seeking advice from those who’ve experienced it first-hand. Sales and Marketing Project Manager, Rhonda Baker joined the Bekins Van Lines team this spring. Prior… Continue reading.
Let’s just say Bekins employees ‘get moving’ on many levels. When they are not focused on relocating household goods with intricate care, they are on the move training for half marathons such as the 2014 Indy Mini-Marathon that will take place on May 3, 2014. Five employees from the corporate… Continue reading.
We are almost as excited to celebrate St. Patrick’s Day as we are for your next move – almost. But the point is, life is short and therefore, we must celebrate whenever the opportunity presents itself. So allow us to assist you in making this St. Patrick’s Day the best… Continue reading.
Who is Bill Ballantine? From 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Bill Ballantine is a successful salesman for Corlett Movers & Storage, an agent for our partner company Wheaton World Wide Moving. After 5 p.m. though, Ballantine takes off his sales hat and transforms into a rock and roll phenom. Night… Continue reading.