Coming Up in The Portal

In every issue of The Portal, we invite our authors to share their experiences, success stories, learning experiences, and vision with others in the moving and forwarding industry. In addition to our regular columns, feature articles for each issue are united by a central theme. This page contains the theme, guidelines, and deadlines for the upcoming issue of the magazine and will change regularly. Our editorial calendar will give you a glance further into future issues, and the Submit Your Story page details regular columns to which you may submit articles and news, as well as our submission guidelines and instructions.

 

September/October 2017

Annual Meeting issue: An overview of planned events.

Also:The Greening of the Industry
An updated look at the industry’s environmental costs and contributions to the planet. Are you recycling moving pads or using recycled materials to manufacture them? Are plastic containers gaining currency over wooden ones, and why? How do you ensure you’re getting optimal use out of your packing tools? What do you do with cartons/crates at the end of their useful life? What is being done to minimize waste? Are customer inquiries prompting you to go green (e.g., use recycled materials, alternative fuels)?

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The deadline for the September/October issue of The Portal is August 15.