Shortlisted for Relocate Awards

Published on 19 April 2018

Voerman is very proud to have been shortlisted for Best International Removals Provider for the upcoming Relocate Awards. This prestigious award by Relocate Global gives recognition to those working in the relocation and moving sector. Relocate Global is an independent publisher for the relocation industry and brings together corporate HR and suppliers active in the field … Read more

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The transporter Voerman

Published on 7 February 2014

Kuehne and Nagel is the official logistical partner of the Scottish Olympics. But Voerman International from The Hague also has an important carrier role.

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History UTS Harmony

Published on 15 February 2016

Globalization greatly influenced the moving industry and many changes occurred since the end of the 1980s. Due to the continual process of worldwide economic, political and cultural integration, organizations and their production facilities have spread worldwide. Driven by international trade, a growing number of organizations developed the need for service providers that could assist with … Read more

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ULSI in the Spotlight

Published on 16 February 2016

In the latest edition of the Belafonte Luxury Magazine, a 6-page article was published that creative bureau ULSI, part of the Voerman Group, is much more than a moving company.|

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VoermanGroup Innovating

Published on 23 June 2015

Voerman Group Innovating for the Future This week I had an interesting conversation with a client. We discussed the trends we see today and how we looked at this 20 years’ back. At that time we had the movie ‘Back to the Future’ and we had a ‘House of the Future’ in The Netherlands. If … Read more

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Japan announces increasing rates due to port congestion United States

Published on 12 February 2015

Due to the port congestion in the United States there is a knock-on effect in the air freight cargo. This is causing delays at some destinations. The problem extends beyond the West Coast and effects the entire US. As a result, all airlines have risen their air freight rates. There is no airline providing normal … Read more

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Moving forward

Published on 2 March 2015

Relocating the Mobility Industry – from offline to online and beyond The mobility industry generally still operates according to the work processes and procedures set half a century ago. IT has become much more important, but the core way of service delivery hasn’t changed that dramatically yet. The mobility industry is organized with a few … Read more

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Measuring Customer Happiness

Published on 24 June 2015

Measuring Customer Happiness We have come from an era of being the expert and offering expert information. This was what clients wanted and needed. However, we are now transforming our approach and evolving into an organization that puts the customer relationship at the center of our operations. We are focusing on how our customers feel … Read more

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Rembrandt Hotel Amsterdam

Published on 26 June 2015

Rembrandt Hotel Amsterdam   ULSI was trusted with the installation of over 100 guestrooms and the public areas for the Rembrandt Hotel Amsterdam. The hotel was fully restyled and refurnished to meet the client needs in modern times. In a tight time schedule of 3 months the total project was finished. Curious of what else … Read more

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2015 Global Mobility Report Russia

Published on 29 June 2015

Eurohome Relocation Services has published its ‘2015 Global Mobility Report – Russia’ following the success of its 2014 inaugural report. The information and statistics in the report were gathered from a large number of local Russian and multi-national companies with a corporate presence in Russia.

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The people of Voerman make the difference

Published on 3 March 2011

Moving to new living environments means much more than just the transfer of furniture. Whether it is your own move or it concerns the relocation of an employee, the people of Voerman know as no other how to deal with the emotions that can play a role in such a radical process. Emotions are a … Read more

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The Voerman Group today announced the launch of the new corporate website

Published on 2 May 2011

Piet van Herk, CEO of the Voerman Group today announced that it has launched the completely revamped corporate website which reflects the Company’s international image. The new corporate website has been redesigned to deliver information on the company more effectively and clearly, to all stakeholders – investors, analysts, media, customers, partners and consumers. The new … Read more

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Long Combination Vehicles (LCVs) allowed in The Netherlands

Published on 14 June 2011

Dutch Government has made the decision to allow extra long and extra heavy vehicles on the road in the Netherlands. Having made this decision, The Netherlands take a leading role in Europe, that still mostly prohibits the use of these type of vehicles. Extensive testing has shown that the LCVs contribute to better use of … Read more

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Voerman launching Africa Desk

Published on 16 June 2011

After a year of preparations and planning, we are happy to launch the Voerman Africa Desk, based in our Head office in The Hague.

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Blockchain

Published on 15 February 2018

Enhancing the moving and relocation experience and improving cost and efficiency through the use of Blockchain technology Blockchain is the exciting new development in the world of high-tech that has captured the attention of The Voerman Group as we seek out the latest in technology to increase efficiency and improve the experience of our clients. … Read more

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Gold Career Award

Published on 19 May 2011

For the second time, the Voerman Group has been awarded with the Golden Career Award. This certificate is awarded by the FIDI Global Alliance to those companies that invest in training of their staff in the international moving industry. The prize was awarded to Piet van Herk at the annual FIDI Convention, held in Lisbon.

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The Voerman Group is awarded with the ISO 14001:2004 certification

Published on 22 June 2011

The Voerman Group has been awarded ISO 14001 Environmental Management System accreditation. This internationally recognized environmental standard demonstrates that the Voerman Group is fully committed to reducing its impact on the environment as well as operating in accordance with relevant environmental laws and regulations. Awareness of environmental issues has grown over the past years and … Read more

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Voerman introduces environmentally friendly crates

Published on 12 July 2011

Voerman has again taken a new and important step, which undoubtedly will be followed by many colleagues in the international removal industry. With immediate effect, the use of wooden packing materials will be banned and Voerman will switch entirely to the use of cardboard boxes and crates. This measure applies to the default lift vans … Read more

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Dutch company biggest mover in Russia

Published on 15 July 2011

Moscow – During the International Economic Forum last month in Saint Petersburg, the Russian paradox came forward again: while, in the eyes of the Kremlin, the outside world is still hesitant to invest in Russia – legal uncertainty, corruption, as well as doubts about the immediate political future of the country would still work repellent –  a large … Read more

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Voerman logistic partner for the Moscow City Race

Published on 21 July 2011

Moscow July 17, the fourth time of the famous Moscow City Race in Moscow was a huge success with no fewer than 300.000 racing fans lined the streets of Moscow to cheer on the drivers. On the opening gala the embassy of Singapore hosted the Singapore race night where Voerman Moscow arranged the logistic part. … Read more

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Voerman attending 49th IAM Convention in Denver

Published on 7 September 2011

Every year the International Association of Movers (IAM) organizes a convention where international movers from all over the world attend. This year the 49th conference will be held in Denver, Colorado from September 12 to 15. Voerman will attend this “Mile High City” nestled amid the Rocky Mountains with their own booth. This year’s conference … Read more

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Ven2-4cancer 2011… Voerman @ the Top

Published on 22 September 2012

2011 September, 19th. Organized for the third time by the international organization ‘ven2-4cancer’ . With 360 participants at the start, 11 colleagues of the Voerman Company started  this challenge in order to raise as much money as possible to support cancer recovery. With its motto: ‘Never Ever Quit’ our Voerman team managed to finish 17 … Read more

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Voerman International at the “i am not a tourist” Expat Fair

Published on 10 October 2011

Sunday the 23rd of October, Voerman International will be present for the 7th time at the well visited Expat Fair in the “Beurs van Berlage” A historical environment where over 80 companies participate to be of advise to Expats on different areas like moving, employment, social activities and so on. The 2011 edition of this … Read more

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FIDI Audit Voerman Prague

Published on 12 October 2011

On September 29, 2011, Voerman Prague was delighted to invite Ms. Tatiana Andries of Ernst & Young Belgium to perform an Audit in order to get FIDI FAIM Accreditated. This was a much exited moment as this was the first visit for an audit for the Prague Office. Therefore Quality Manager René Postma of the … Read more

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Sailing with the Ambassador of the Russian Federation

Published on 19 October 2011

On June 24, 2011, the Dutch-Russian Centre for Trade Promotion (NRCH), sponsored by Voerman, hosted the NRCH Networking event on the IJsselmeer, called “Sailing with the Ambassador of the Russian Federation”. This year the NRCH sailed the impressive topsail schooner “The Willem Barentz”. After the opening speech of Bernard Zonneveld, chairman of the NRCH, H.E. Roman … Read more

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Eurohome Relocation Services is shortlisted as best European destination services provider

Published on 3 November 2011

The 2011 European EMMA shortlist of the Forum of Expatriate Management (FEM) has been published. With its head office in The Netherlands, Eurohome Relocation Services is nominated this year as the only Dutch relocation company. The EMMA awards are perceived as one of the highest points of recognition in the international relocation industry. Eurohome is … Read more

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Long Russian National Holiday

Published on 10 November 2014

Tip: Due to the long Russian National Holiday in January (1st till 10th) you will have to pay special attention with shipments from and to Russia. During December and January as St. Petersburg port, border crossings and Russian customs are extremely busy before and just after holiday period. You really want to avoid that shipments … Read more

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UTS Quality Award

Published on 13 May 2013

Voerman has won the UTS Quality Award during the UTS meeting in Munich. This award is a symbol of overall quality on an international scale, recognizing service quality, communication, responsiveness and ethical standards, amongst other criteria. It is granted annually to the top performing company amongst the 100+ UniGroup Worldwide UTS shareholders covering 130 locations … Read more

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Duration and Price Adjustment of Sea Freight

Published on 14 January 2014

Transportation of container shipments by sea is becoming increasingly unclear, unpredictable, and more expensive. The transit and waiting times are also increasing. The Voerman Group recognizes the importance of providing insight into the cause of this situation in order to manage expectations. Everyone who moves with Voerman will receive an extensive explanation of the situation … Read more

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2014 – Right here, Right now

Published on 27 January 2014

The optimism is slowly coming back in the economies around the world and this will also have an impact on the Voerman Group. As people start talking less on recession, downturn, cut backs or crisis, this will encourage foreign investment, domestic home sale and companies going back on the entrepreneurial path. This is all happening … Read more

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Global Mobility Report 2014

Published on 3 February 2014

Eurohome Relocation Services, part of the Voerman Group, has published its 2014 Global Mobility Report on Russia. This report provides an update on the ever changing market that Russia represents. With new insights on today’s business and an outlook on tomorrow, the report summarizes what ‘Global Mobility’ means for multinationals in Russia. The report was … Read more

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Security and traffic related measures during the nuclear summit

Published on 4 March 2014

On 24 and 25 March the Netherlands will welcome 58 world leaders, 5,000 delegates and 3,000 journalists to the Nuclear Security Summit (NSS), the largest gathering of its kind ever held in this country. To ensure that everything runs smoothly and safely, certain security- and traffic-related measures will have to be taken. The authorities are … Read more

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Delays Russian and Ukraine border

Published on 17 March 2014

Currently there is a territorial dispute between Russia and Ukraine, which has impacted on the transport of personal effects and other goods between both countries. There are some difficulties experienced by Russian and Ukrainian transport companies crossing the Russian/Ukraine border. This is causing delays. Border entries from other countries to and from Ukraine and Russia are … Read more

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Update Russian Ukraine Border

Published on 4 April 2014

The customs situation between the Russian-Ukrain border still remains fluid. However there are some trucks crossing the border with minimal problems. The difficulties experienced at the early stage of this dispute seem to have abated. This is though a volatile situation which could change without notice. The other border crossings into Russia and Ukraine remains … Read more

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Heat Embargo Pets

Published on 11 July 2014

When you are relocating with pets in the summer season, it is important to check in advance if the flight is not marked with a heat embargo. Heat embargos are temperature restrictions imposed by airlines to ensure that pets are not exposed to temperature extremities at either origin or destination airport. The embargo for a … Read more

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The World Cup Hockey Photo Album is here!

Published on 14 July 2014

In June, 2014, the World Cup Hockey Tournament took place in the Hague. During the two week event, 17 photographers captured images of all the activities including the games and side events. The result is a beautiful, 104 page World Cup Hockey photo album. A special edition of this wonderful remembrance was presented to Voerman … Read more

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Travel restrictions related to ebola

Published on 8 August 2014

Some governments give a negative travel advice to countries where there is an outbreak of the Ebola virus. On July 31, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control updated a travel advisory urging all U.S. residents to avoid all but essential travel to Guinea, Sierra Leone, and Liberia. The Canadian, British, and Australian governments have likewise … Read more

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Voerman introduces food box

Published on 11 August 2014

When people move to a new home, they often throw out perfectly fine food, because they do not want to take it with them. Such a waste! We came up with a smart and wonderful solution. We contacted the Dutch food banks and asked them if they were interested in working together. They were. The … Read more

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Sanctions Russia and the West

Published on 15 August 2014

At this moment there are sanctions between Russia and the West. At present our industry can keep on working normally. At the border, there are longer waiting times because of a 100% custom check. In the short term this can increase the transit time and costs. If there are any changes or increased costs we … Read more

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Toys to lend at Heppie

Published on 3 November 2014

Toys-bank Heppie is already 1 year up-and running in Roosendaal and ever since February they have found their own spot at the St. Josephstraat 14a. The concept of collecting toys for poor children as proven to be a real success! Many children now have the ability to actually play with their own toys at home. … Read more

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Change of custom rules household goods

Published on 15 December 2014

Per the 1st of January 2015, the customs rules and regulations will change for importing household goods into The Netherlands. Although customs still requires immigrants to provide them with the basic information, it is no longer necessary to apply for the so called “Vrijstelling Verhuisgoederen” (import permit). This means that it is now possible to send all … Read more

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Interview with Sanne Redeker of Voerman International

Published on 8 January 2013

As a woman in a man’s world you stand out How long have you been working on the Zuidas? For years! Many clients of our company, Voerman International Moving Company and Euro Home Relocation Services, are based on the Zuidas. We are an international mover and we often move expatriates. In the 80s and 90s … Read more

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2013 – Do not assume

Published on 3 April 2013

The 1st Quarter of 2013 started as we expected. We have a couple of interesting projects which started in Q1, but will have more effect on the 2nd half results of this year. The current market circumstances remain difficult in Western Europe and we see a rather flat market place on both the relocation as … Read more

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Meeting on spirituality and leadership

Published on 19 April 2013

On 3 April this year I attended a meeting on spirituality and leadership. A lecture held by Professor Sharda Nandram. Prof Nandram (lady) studied both psychology and economics and looks at how you can combine the soft side (psychology) and the hard side (economics) together. Spirituality is a very broad term and everyone takes his … Read more

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Can you ever fully prepare yourself?

Published on 9 April 2013

When relocating to another country, you want to prepare yourself as much as possible. And so did Wim and Marjan, a Dutch couple who moved over to the beautiful island of Curacao in the summer of 2011. Wim accepted a job as a pastor in one of the local churches. And while Wim was saying … Read more

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Royal honor for Mr and Mrs van Bockel

Published on 26 April 2013

This year, Mr and Mrs. van Bockel both received the Royal honor from the Order of Orange-Nassau, (Dutch: Orde van Oranje-Nassau) a military and civil Dutch order of chivalry. Tiede van Bockel, working at Voerman International and his wife have earned special merits for society and deserve appreciation and recognition from society for the special … Read more

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A true Servant Leader!

Published on 17 May 2013

Our colleague Kelvan from CrownVan in Taiwan has a most excellent relationship with the local immigration services office. Recently, 2 of our Dutch colleagues paid him a visit and after he picked them up from the airport, he indicated that “he had to stop by the immigration office because a very important customer was in … Read more

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Restored buildings on curacao

Published on 21 May 2013

As an account manager you always try to keep up with new developments and innovations. Because I annually stay a couple of days on Curacao to visit our regular accounts and agents, I see a lot of changes on this beautiful island. In the district Scharloo there are dilapidated buildings but also beautifully restored buildings … Read more

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Voerman attends international moving convention in Amsterdam

Published on 24 May 2013

From 16 till the 18th of May over 150 moving companies from all over the world gathered in our nations Capital. Under the inspiring name of YMCA ( Young Movers Convention Amsterdam) the convention was deemed to be a great success! Representing Voerman where Job van Ede (Voerman Prague) and Matthieu Odijk (Voerman The Hague) … Read more

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Voerman attends international moving convention in Amsterdam

Published on 24 May 2013

From 16 till the 18th of May over 150 moving companies from all over the world gathered in our nations Capital. Under the inspiring name of YMCA ( Young Movers Convention Amsterdam) the convention was deemed to be a great success! Representing Voerman where Job van Ede (Voerman Prague) and Matthieu Odijk (Voerman The Hague) … Read more

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An overview of the expatriate market

Published on 12 June 2013

The number of worldwide expatriates continues to increase. But what exactly defines an expatriate? And how do expatriates differ from the rest of the population? The word expatriate derives from the Medieval Latin expatriatus, which is the past participle of expatriare (to leave one’s own country). According to this definition, expatriates are people who have … Read more

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A Happy Landing

Published on 18 July 2013

Relocating to another country is quite another story then spending some time in that same country for holidays. In the last case, you normally need not to worry about your hotel accommodation, the things you want to do & see and what to bring – as this is all included in your preparations. When settling … Read more

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DSP takes care of all removal issues

Published on 18 June 2013

We are about to move abroad and our expatriating company is offering of the assistance of a DSP. What is a DSP and what can we expect from them? DSP stands for Destination Services Provider. This is a company which offers support to expats in all sorts of matters which might arise when moving to … Read more

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Voerman International helps dream come true

Published on 4 July 2013

The Foundation for Mentally and Social Welfare Handicapped Netherlands (SWGN) selected in cooperation with the centers for people with intellectual and multiple disabilities for the project: “Make The Dream Come True”. From 16 to 18 April 400 mentally disabled people and their companions traveled to Disneyland Paris. They enjoyed their visit and their dream has … Read more

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Voerman and the fight against cancer

Published on 6 August 2013

This year we will challenge the famous Tour de France Mountain: the Mont Ventoux. Together with almost 1000 participants we strive to collect a large sum of money for the research and treatment of cancer. Unfortunately we are all too familiar with this disease. One out of three people are diagnosed with cancer at a … Read more

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Half year update Voerman Group

Published on 16 August 2013

The third quarter, an important one, of 2013 has begun. In the months July, August and September, 40 percent of the total yearly turnover will be generated. In the second quarter of this year we managed to stay on the right track regarding budget targets. We see that some of the results of our traditional … Read more

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Stedelijk museum AABC network

Published on 17 September 2013

The 16th of September the AABC invited their members to come to the Stedelijk museum for a private tour and afternoon networking at this unique location. The AABC network is a professional networking organization whose main purpose is to help improve contacts between Dutch and American Businesses. The club consists primarily of American and Dutch … Read more

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Breakfast meeting at the WTC Almere

Published on 24 September 2013

At the 11th of September I visited a breakfast meeting at the WTC tower in Almere. A memorable day as it was exact 10 years ago the WTC twin towers in New York were bombed by a terrorist group.

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Toys-bank Heppie opens in Roosendaal!

Published on 18 October 2013

Being able to play is of major importance for children and helps them in growing up and their development. And besides that, playing is just a lot of fun! Unfortunately, 1 out of 9 children is raised in poverty where no money is available to spend on toys. Also in the area of Roosendaal (Western … Read more

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Global Mobility News

Published on 23 October 2013

There are some positive trends in the relocations market both globally and in Russia. Despite Russia being a complex destination due to linguistic and cultural barriers, Russia’s economy has rebounded more strongly and quickly post-2008 due to high oil and commodity prices and places Russia high in many multinational lists as an area for expansion. … Read more

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Russian Insights

Published on 20 November 2013

In the final calendar leg before the upcoming Winter Olympics that will be held in Sochi, Russia, one question that arises frequently is the ease of traveling to Russia. Russian authorities envision Sochi as a growing hotspot for winter tourism. And with Russia more and more frequently hosting international events (the 2018 FIFA World Cup … Read more

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Eurohome is pleased to announce the appointment of Sherman Pereira

Published on 12 June 2013

Eurohome, a subsidiary of the Voerman Group is pleased to announce the appointment of Sherman Pereira as Russian Country Manager. Sherman’s appointment brings 20 years of removal and relocation experience to the Moscow team. Eurohome Relocation Services has been assisting expats in Moscow for the past 10 years with a growing list of relocation services … Read more

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Today the Voerman Group launched its new brand Goedkoopverhuizen.nl

Published on 8 March 2012

Today the Voerman Group launched its new brand Goedkoopverhuizen.nl. This website aims for the domestic removal market in The Netherlands. Last year we worked hard on this website. It’s not only new for us, it’s one of the most innovating concepts in the moving industry in the last few years. We put a lot of … Read more

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U.S. Port Strike: be aware for potential delays and additional costs

Published on 19 December 2012

The major steamship lines have announced a potential increase, effective January 1 2013, in the event of a strike, lockout, slowdown, or congestion at U.S. ports. Unfortunately the negotiations between labor and management have been unsuccessful. To remain price competitive the charges will not be added to the rates, however it may be assessed by … Read more

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The Voerman Group & the International Butlers: true Servant Leaders

Published on 10 December 2012

The International Butler Academy in Valkenburg is a unique, exclusive and professional Butling and house management school. They have the finest butler service training and are the best recruitment institute in the world. Their services consist of staff training, staff recruitment as well as their specialized consulting services. Sandra Goudswaard was given the opportunity to … Read more

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Voerman Group opened a special Africa Desk – Paul en Simone

Published on 22 October 2012

The Africa Service Desk is based in the Netherlands, to service the existing business in the whole of Africa and give the possibility for 24/7 communication and support. The team serves as a communication & knowledge hub, providing administrative assistance as well. Africa Desk has services in both relocation (destination & immigration support) as well … Read more

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Moving to… the northern tip of Norway

Published on 24 February 2012

It’s no news that Voerman moves people all around the world. However there are a few places where we do not often come. The northern tip of Norway is one of them. Extreme cold and 24 hours a day darkness are typical for January in Norway. And what do you do when embassy staff from … Read more

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Preparing for the Olympics

Published on 29 February 2012

Some Key Facts: Olympic Games will be held between 27th July – 12th August 2012 Paralympic Games will be held between 29th August – 9th September 2012 5.3 million visitors are expected in London during this time 20 million trips will be made by spectators (80% by rail) Impact on Transport: We anticipate that journey … Read more

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Voerman supporting Ed Muyres in running for charity

Published on 21 March 2012

I share the dream of Alpe d’Huzes that cancer isn’t a lethal disease but chronicle in the future. If you share this dream, just like me, please support this initiative. I attend to this wonderful event and would like to ask you to support me with a contribution. Please let your heart speak, life is … Read more

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Certified GMS specialists

Published on 10 April 2012

End of February two members of the team of Eurohome Relocation Services, Bianca Blankestein and Marije Peddemors visited London to finalize the last ERC modules. With finalizing this training they were able to attend the final exam to become certified GMS specialists GMS. The Employment Relcocation Council (ERC) is an organization which gives a platform … Read more

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AEO Certificate for Voerman International

Published on 27 April 2012

On April 19, Robert Jan Voerman and Nathan ten Have of Voerman International were presented with the Authorized Economic Operator certificate by the Dutch Customs. This will place Voerman International in a select group of companies who may benefit from preferred status with Customs, which in turn is beneficial for customers whose goods are being … Read more

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Looking back on the first quarter of 2012

Published on 25 May 2012

The first 4 months of 2012 are over and the most important conferences in our industry are being held. The most frequently attended congress is that of FIDI Global Alliance, the umbrella organisation in the field of international relocation.

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Looking back at the first quarter of 2012

Published on 25 May 2012

The first 4 months of 2012 have passed and in this industry the most important conferences have passed. The busiest convention is that of FIDI Global Alliance, the umbrella organization in the field of international relocation. The congress was held in Boston and there were over 600 people from more than 75 countries. A good … Read more

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Course Logistics for Russia

Published on 19 June 2012

One – day interactive course. This course is tackling the day to day problems one may meet with documents, certificates and customs. International teachers in this sector will guide you. This course is interactive and if successful, you will receive a certificate at the end. The course lasts one full day and is bilingual. Minimum … Read more

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Voerman aims on winning at the Winter Games in Russia

Published on 25 June 2012

The Hague / Sochi – Moving company Voerman International will open a new branch in Sochi, Russia, to profit from the Olympic Winter Games that will be held there beginning 2014. The company is a worldwide player in the international moving, packing, relocation and storage business. ‘We are aiming to be the logistical partner for … Read more

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Voerman Russia shows face on a billboard

Published on 27 June 2012

Voerman International in Russia has recently placed 2 billboards on the highways towards 2 major airports in Moscow: Sheremetyevo and Domodedovo. The billboards were placed on 1 June 2012. our colleagues at the Moscow office have not received any reactions from the public yet, but it’s only been a few weeks since they have been … Read more

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First six months of the year

Published on 3 August 2012

Looking back to the first six months of this year we are, despite of the poor economic situation around us, satisfied. The first months in our industry is always the lesser period of the year, because most activities take place in the second half of the year. The total global volume of international household goods … Read more

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Voerman International Launches Customer Portals

Published on 10 October 2012

From the 1st of October 2012 Voerman International launched a personalized portal for all its customers. With the “Customer Portal”, the customer has access to the tracking page to see the shipment details such as estimated time of inspection, the packing and loading of the personal property, but also when the boat departures, arrives and … Read more

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Project “A Safety Conscious Company” started successfully

Published on 3 October 2012

With two Master classes on the 6th and 13th of September, the project “A Safety Conscious Company” of Gezond Transport started successfully. In a good and relaxed atmosphere the directors of nine companies in the transport and logistics sector came together on both days to be inspired about safety awareness.  Despite all the efforts in … Read more

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Maintaining growth in a challenging market place

Published on 4 December 2012

It has been an interesting year – to say the least. Market circumstances have been difficult in Western Europe and the traditional business has decreased overall in all markets. In Eastern Europe we have seen a slightly positive market place and especially in Russia we have been able to make the next steps in growing … Read more

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New Online Platform for Transpack

Published on 15 June 2016

As of now, the customs regulations in the UK have changed, which brings a number of issues to how goods cross EU borders. Our colleagues at Transpack Shipping Services have found a solution – our new online platform – that will save you from all troubles concerning your group shipments into EU member states. This … Read more

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New Office Moscow

Published on 17 May 2016

We are proud to announce that Voerman Russia has a new location. The office space, as well as the warehouse we had until now has served us perfectly for six years, but our business is growing and it’s time for a new challenge! Our new premises in TechnoPark Rumyantsevo include a state of the art … Read more

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Voerman Moscow Selected as Supplier for US Embassy

Published on 16 May 2016

Voerman International Moscow has been selected by the US Embassy as one of three suppliers of HHG services in Russia. The tender includes packing, unpacking, storage, import and export HHG moves between Moscow, St. Petersburg, Yekaterinburg and Antwerp.

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Getting in shape with Voerman International

Published on 1 May 2017

Most people can get behind the idea that health, happiness, and productivity at work are related concepts, and are to everybody’s benefit. Voerman International Netherlands seized the opportunity to incorporate all three — with a corporate wellness program – a first ever for the company. During three months, professional weight consultant and health Coach Auke … Read more

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The evolution of our Branch in Prague

Published on 30 March 2017

Wiegert joined Voerman 2,5 years ago, with a background in Operations Management, Finance and HR. “I was really used to working in Rotterdam – the Port to be precise – where a multicultural environment prevailed.

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A Year of Choices

Published on 13 March 2017

2017 had not even started and we knew this would be an interesting year, to say the least. During the next two years, we expect to see the first major changes in the global mobility industry & logistics industry, with a disruption of the traditional ways the moving and relocation domains had previously functioned. Technological … Read more

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25 Years Voerman Russia

Published on 10 October 2016

Prominent guests, flutes of champagne, an exquisite feast, all topped off by spectacular decorations and astonishing surprises – Voerman International celebrated the advent of its 25th Anniversary on the Russian market. Another surprising addition to the evening was the cultural program, which was held secret until the very last moment – The grand performance of … Read more

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Happy News From our Branch in the Czech Republic

Published on 20 September 2016

The International School of Prague is one of the most popular and biggest international schools in the capital. For the past 24 years, at the beginning of each school year, an Information Fair and Barbecue is organized for all families connected to this school, where various companies present their products and services. Voerman CZ has … Read more

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Two important dates

Published on 21 July 2016

In 2016, Voerman International has two important dates to celebrate – our 30th Anniversary in The Netherlands and 25th Anniversary in Russia.   Today, Voerman has grown to become a group of companies who all in their own way deliver benefit to the international relocation business and other mobility needs. Collaboration with entrepreneurs, client-orientation and … Read more

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A mutual friendship that spans over 20 years

Published on 19 July 2016

Dear Jeroen Nicolaas Ketting, thank you for your nice review of our company. We also cherish our mutual friendship that spans over 20 years and are always happy to serve you! Our Team wishes you good luck in all of your beginnings! (And if you do decide to move again, you know where to find … Read more

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Belt and Road Initiative

Published on 14 July 2016

The Voerman Group supports the Belt and Road Initiative* and sponsored the “19th Anniversary of the Establishment of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region”, which was held on July 4th, 2016 at the Maritime Museum in Rotterdam, The Netherlands. The event included an informative seminar and dinner with many networking opportunities. *The Belt and Road … Read more

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Voerman Russia Importer 2015

Published on 27 June 2016

Voerman Russia Importer of the Year 2015 We’re proud to announce that Voerman International Moscow Ltd has received the prestigious ‘Importer of the Year 2015’ award according to the commodity group Foreign Economic Activity Commodity Nomenclature (FEACN) of the Customs Union. Voerman International ranked as one of the top 20 importers in the Russian Federation … Read more

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Ride for the Roses

Published on 25 June 2016

To support the fight against cancer, Voerman will be participating in the 18th edition of the Ride for the Roses on 6th September 2015. Employees will be riding 100 km. in the epic event and receive a rose at the end of the run. The rose is a symbol for a new day for everybody. … Read more

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RusPrix Award 2016

Published on 23 June 2016

The annual RusPrix Award took place on Friday, 24 June, in the Netherlands. For the 13th time, prizes were awarded to organizations and individuals that have made significant contributions to the development of Russian-Dutch business, cultural and economic relations. This year, Voerman was one of the main sponsors of the event. With this event, the … Read more

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New Sparks that Light the Change

Published on 15 June 2016

At Voerman, we have a program to encourage new talents throughout all divisions within the Group. The ambition to keep improving our performance has brought the idea to life.   Motivation and determination that new people often project, always bring fresh and interesting ideas; newly hired talents are always eager to change rusty old habits. … Read more

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Maasvlakte2

Published on 20 April 2016

Voerman organized an event for business relations to join us on a tour to Maasvlakte2 Futureland in Rotterdam, The Netherlands. We visited the Princess Alexia Port, where the Pioneering Spirit is currently phased out and experienced the great height of the colossal container cranes. After the ferry-cruise back at the office, it was noted as … Read more

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Downside Up

Published on 17 April 2016

On April 17th, ‪Voerman‬ Russia participated in the mini-football spring tournament, organized by ‪‎DownSideUp‬ – the charity in support of children with Down Syndrome. Like each year, apart from our financial contribution for the kids, our company also provided support with transportation.‬‬‬‬‬‬ 16 Teams participated in a tense game that lasted over 5 hours on … Read more

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Harmony Shareholder’s Awards

Published on 13 April 2016

During the Harmony Relocation Network Shareholders Convention, held in April, ‎Voerman‬ received two Member Award prizes. Each year, all member companies (approximately 150) can select who, in their view, is the best member company in various segments. We are proud to announce that Voerman International B.V. won the first prize (last year we came in … Read more

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Solas

Published on 12 April 2016

The International Maritime Organization (IMO) has amended the Safety of Life at Sea Convention (SOLAS) to require, as a condition for loading a packed container onto a ship for export, that the containers have a verified weight. The new rules on container weighing went into effect internationally on July 1, 2016. Detailed information about rules … Read more

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Contract VW Russia

Published on 10 February 2016

Voerman Russia signs contract with Volkswagen Group Russia Voerman Russia is proud announce that we are on the final stage of signing a contract with Volkswagen Group Russia. On February 2, our colleagues Tatiana Shovkun and Dmitry Fomin travelled to the city of Kaluga to finalize the deal. Contract details were thoroughly discussed, as well … Read more

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Rebranding to Harmony

Published on 11 January 2016

As of 2016, UTS has been rebranded to Harmony Relocation Network. The name Harmony is symbolic of our cooperative global network, putting people first in everything we do by providing for our corporate clients, their transferees as well as our members and employees. Harmony combines the best of local heritages and a global presence, going … Read more

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Voerman Open CZ

Published on 14 October 2015

In conjunction with opening the beautiful new offices in Prague, Voerman Czech Republic launched the first golf tournament Voerman Open 2015. This was well attended by corporate clients and agents. Ben Ivory of Graebel commented: “It was an enjoyable day with greatly motivated players and I look forward to the next tournament”.

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Voerman Czech Office Grand Opening

Published on 7 October 2015

Voerman Czech Office Grand Opening. September 10, 2015, Voerman UTS Prague, Modletice 85 ‘Voerman Czech On The Move’ is the slogan that captures the next step for the Voerman Group, which is growing its business in the Czech Republic. With gratitude to the many clients who have trusted Voerman to deliver great relocation and moving … Read more

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Innovating for the future

Published on 10 August 2015

When we talk to our clients and prospective clients, we see a big trend ahead of us. We call this market disruption. Over the past decades, we have relocated our clients in much of the same way and we think that’s about to change drastically in the years to come. We expect that the trend … Read more

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2015 Global Mobility Report Russia

Published on 29 June 2015

2015 Global Mobility Report – Russia Eurohome Relocation Services has published its ‘2015 Global Mobility Report – Russia’ following the success of its 2014 inaugural report. The information and statistics in the report were gathered from a large number of local Russian and multi-national companies with a corporate presence in Russia. This year’s report is … Read more

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Voerman Russia in preparation for the Winter Olympics

Published on 23 December 2011

Voerman Russia, based in Moscow and represented by Region Director Dennis van Diemen and Sales Director Dmitry Fomin, gave his presentation in December in preparation to the planning commitee for the Winter Olympics in Russia.

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