News

Habitat for Humanity Recognizes Arpin/Daly Movers

November 03, 2010

Habitat for Humanity, this month, recognized Arpin/Daly Movers for donating trailer storage space, worth an estimated $60,000, during a volunteer home construction project in San Juan Capistrano, Calif.

Arpin Group Adds 1-800-GOT-JUNK? to Service Offerings

October 28, 2010

Arpin Group Adds 1-800-GOT-JUNK? to Service Offerings Creating “One-Stop” Relocation and Junk Removal

Arpin Group, this month, has partnered with 1-800-GOT-JUNK? to provide customers with a convenient method to de-clutter their home for any future buyers and to dispose of items they do not wish to move. This service may be performed at the time of a customer’s household goods move, all arranged through one place: Arpin’s customer care department.

Customers can save up to $6,000 if they eliminate 3,000 lbs. from storage on a typical 3-year global assignment.

Stefan Keller Joins Arpin International Group in Germany as Sales Manager

October 25, 2010

 

Stefan Keller

Stefan Keller has joined Arpin International Group as sales manager at its growing customer service center in Germany. As sales manager, Stefan Keller will oversee the acquisition of new customers and business partners in Germany.

“Stefan will be a great asset to our sales team,” said Peter Matischak, director of global sales for Arpin Group, Inc. “He has over 23 years of experience in relocation business sales, which makes him the ideal choice for this role.”

Stefan Keller comes to Arpin International Group after having held previous sales manager positions at firms including Birkart Globistics, Rettenmayer and Colson Europe B.V.

Arpin Van Lines Introduces Special Services and Discounts Program for U.S. Veterans

September 21, 2010

Arpin Van Lines, this month, has launched a new program designed to reward U.S. veterans for their service by extending them special moving and storage discounts and benefits.

Arpin Group Unveils First Electric Car Charging Station

August 30, 2010

Arpin Renewable LogoArpin Renewable Energy, an Arpin Group company, has teamed up with Cardi’s Furniture Superstores to provide drivers of plug-in electric and plug-in hybrid cars with the first public car charging station in Rhode Island. The electric car charging station was unveiled in August during a ribbon-cutting event attended by Rhode Island’s governor.

“Energy is what drives our nation’s economy,” said Rhode Island Governor Donald Carcieri. “I’m very excited to see two great Rhode Island-based companies taking the lead in this endeavor.”

Trucking Firms Test Market For Energy-Saving Technology

August 16, 2010

Transport Topics, the weekly newspaper of trucking and freight transportation, recently published an article entitled “Trucking Firms Test Market For Energy-Saving Technology.” Arpin Group is very proud to have been featured as one of the pioneers in the trucking industry that is taking a leadership role regarding energy efficiency. To read the article, please click here.

Arpin Group Unveils First Electric Car Charging Station

August 16, 2010

Arpin Renewable Energy and Cardi’s Furniture Superstores have teamed up to provide drivers of plug-in electric and plug-in hybrid electric cars with the first public car charging station in Rhode Island.  The charging unit, provided by Coulomb Technologies, is expected to be followed within a year by a new design called ARC (Auto Recharge Center), currently being developed by an Arpin Renewable Energy affiliated partner.

The electric car charging station will be unveiled during a media event on August 27, 10:00 a.m. at the Cardi’s Furniture Superstore, 1681 Quaker Lane (Rt. 2) West Warwick, R.I.

Shipment Delays Expected Because of Ramadan

August 13, 2010

Please note that shipment delays are expected beginning Wednesday, August 11 through Thursday, September 10, 2010 at ports in predominantly Muslim countries as the holy month of Ramadan is observed.

New Russian Customs Regulations

July 13, 2010

New Russian Customs regulations are significantly affecting all expatriate shipments to Russia.

Previously, household good shipments of non-Russian citizens employed in Russia cleared Russian Customs as temporary imports without paying duty. Duty-free temporary imports of household goods were in accordance with the validity terms of the respective Russian visa and were required to be re-exported prior to the visa’s expiration.

Susan Garganese Promoted to General Manager, Arpin of Rhode Island

June 25, 2010

Susan Garganese has been promoted to general manager, Arpin of Rhode Island, an agent of Arpin Van Lines.

As general manager, Garganese will manage staff, oversee operations, streamline processes and be responsible for generating revenue for Arpin of Rhode Island. She has been instrumental in the design and implementation of the Arpin claims system as well as the charity selection and programming process for Arpin Group.