Newsletters

  • eGov/Mil Newsletter: Sept. 21, 2022

    • Mold Is Consuming Fort Stewart’s Barracks as a Pattern Emerges Across the Army
    • IAM Joins Forces With Five Prominent Global Mobility Associations to lead the industry toward a sustainable future
    • Save the Date for IAM’s Official Opening Reception Afterparty, Nov. 2
    • IAM Annual Meeting Military and Federal Agency Participation
    • Daniel Bradley Speaks at Southwest Movers Association Meeting
    • Coming up at IAM Learning
    • IAM September Mil-Gov Webcast
    • USTRANSCOM Personal Property Forum (PPF)
    • Lithium Battery Update

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  • ePortal Newsletter: Sept. 14, 2022

    • IAM Joins Forces With Five Prominent Global Mobility Associations to lead the industry toward a sustainable future
    • Unite confirms new eight-day strike at Felixstowe will overlap Liverpool action
    • Jackie Stouffer Steps Away From The Alan F. Wohlstetter Scholarship Fund (AFWSF) Board of Directors
    • FMC seeking public comment on proposed ‘unreasonable refusal to deal’ rule
    • 'Catastrophic' US rail strike could begin on Friday, as carriers prepare for shutdown
    • Save the Date for IAM’s Official Opening Reception Afterparty, Nov. 2
    • Typhoon Muifa to shut China ports for second time in 10 days
    • Spoofed Emails can Cause You Trouble
    • Chuck White Attends CERC Meeting
    • FIDI announces Bangkok as 2023 Conference location
    • Coming Up at IAM Learning
    • Get Current Industry News on IAM's LinkedIn page
    • 14 Companies Join IAM This Month
    • Alleged Debtor List

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  • eGov/Mil Newsletter: Sept. 7, 2022

    • Will You be at the Annual Meeting? Book Your Hotel Room now - They are Going Fast!
    • Rick Curry Sr Celebration of Life: Sept. 24
    • Lithium Battery Webcast Summary
    • Coming up at IAM Learning
    • USTRANSCOM Peak Season Call (25 Aug)

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  • ePortal Newsletter: July 20, 2022

    • Annual Meeting Program Updated; Few Sponsorships Remain
    • U.S. Federal Maritime Commission (FMC) Issues Formal OSRA Guidance
    • IAM Supports Calls For “More Balanced Maritime Market System”
    • U.S. Rail Strike Averted For Now As Biden Steps In Before Sunday's Deadline
    • Your Association Needs Your Feedback
    • Dollar slips as ECB rate hike hopes lift Euro
    • Nominate a Colleague for IAM's Newest Industry Awards
    • 15 Companies Set To Join IAM on August 1
    • Alleged Debtor List

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  • eGov/Mil Newsletter: July 13, 2022

    • Nearly 1000 Registered for IAM's Annual Meeting
    • U.S. Supreme Court Declines to Consider Industry Challenge to California's Worker Classification Law
    • Survey on Shipping Lithium Batteries in Personal Property Shipments
    • USTRANSCOM Peak Season Call (7 July)
    • New USTRANSCOM_Industry Call (7 July) Every Other Week

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  • ePortal Newsletter: July 6, 2022

    • 2022 Hall of Honor Inductees Announced
    • U.S. Supreme Court Declines to Consider Industry Challenge to California's Worker Classification Law
    • CBC Marketplace investigated these movers. Now police have arrested them
    • Nearly 900 Registered Already for IAM Annual Meeting
    • How Europe Became the Epicenter for This Summer’s Travel Chaos
    • U.S. FMCSA Delays Enforcement of Updated Household Goods Regulations
    • Choose Your New Member Category for 2023
    • US Government & Military Affairs Update - July 13
    • Slide in container spot rates continues
    • Get Current Industry News on IAM's LinkedIn page
    • 13 Companies Join IAM This Month
    • Alleged Debtor List

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  • eGov/Mil Newsletter: June 29, 2022

    • Register and Reserve Your Exhibit Space for the IAM Annual Meeting & Expo
    • U.S. FMCSA Delays Enforcement of Updated Household Goods Regulations
    • USTRANSCOM Conditions Based Movement Call (28 June)
    • USTRANSCOM Peak Season Call (23 June)
    • USTRANSCOM Conditions Based Movement Call (21 June)
    • USTRANSCOM Peak Season Call (16 June)

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  • ePortal Newsletter: June 22, 2022

    • Have You Invested in the IAM Annual Meeting Yet? Don't Wait too Long!
    • In Memoriam: Rick Curry
    • Your Association Needs Your Feedback
    • Pre-travel testing requirement lifted for travel to U.S.
    • Biden Signs Ocean Shipping Reform Act
    • Nominate a Colleague for IAM's Newest Industry Awards
    • 15 Companies Set To Join IAM on July 1
    • Alleged Debtor List

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  • eGov/Mil Newsletter: June 15, 2022

    • Installation Access Bulletin to Industry v 2022
    • New Inconvenience Claim Form and Process
    • Register and Reserve Your Exhibit Space for the IAM Annual Meeting & Expo
    • U.S. House of Representatives Sends Ocean Shipping Reform Act (OSRA) to President Biden
    • FMCSA Rule Changes for Interstate HHG Motor Carriers
    • USTRANSCOM Conditions Based Movement Call (7 June)
    • U.S. Federal Maritime Commission (FMC) Concludes Pandemic-Centered Fact Finding (FF) Initiative
    • USTRANSCOM Peak Season Call (2 June)

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  • eGov/Mil Newsletter: May 18, 2022

    • IAM Is Unveiling New Membership Categories for All Members
    • Upcoming dates to keep in mind for the IAM Annual Meeting & Expo
    • USTRANSCOM Conditions Based Movement Call (17 May)
    • Coming Up at IAM Learning
    • Digital Inventory Product Demos
    • JPPSO NC (KKFA) Job Board Posted on IAM's Website at iamovers.org
    • USTRANSCOM Conditions Based Movement Call (10 May)
    • USTRANSCOM Peak Season Call (5 May)

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  • ePortal Newsletter: May 11, 2022

    • IAM Is Unveiling New Membership Categories for All Members
    • SIRVA and BGRS Agree to Combine
    • Industry Training Program Award
    • Upcoming dates to keep in mind for the IAM Annual Meeting & Expo
    • The Excellence in Leadership Award
    • Coming up at IAM Learning
    • Get Current Industry News on IAM's LinkedIn page
    • 15 Companies Join IAM This Month
    • Alleged Debtor List

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  • eGov/Mil Newsletter: May 4 2022

    • U.S. Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) Adopts Bulk of Household Goods Working Group Recommendations
    • Quantico & Camp Lejeune Update Installation Access Requirements to include REAL ID Use
    • Coming Up at IAM Learning
    • Digital Inventory Product Demos
    • Need-to-Know Changes for the 2022 Moving Season (with Brig. Gen. Joel Safranek and Kristen Johnson Barnat)
    • JPPSO NC (KKFA) Job Board Posted on IAM's Website at iamovers.org
    • USTRANSCOM Conditions Based Movement Call (3 May)
    • Weekly Update of International Logistics Issues
    • USTRANSCOM Peak Season Call (28 Apr)
    • USTRANSCOM Conditions Based Movement Call (26 Apr)

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  • eGov/Mil Newsletter: April 20, 2022

    • TRANSCOM's New CSS Process: Questions Answered
    • Electronic Inventories Are Coming - See Six Different Tools at IAM’s Digital Inventory Demo Days
    • Coming Up at IAM Learning
    • TRANSCOM Issues Non-Temporary Storage Request for Information
    • Support Industry Education in Honor of IAM’s 60th Anniversary
    • USTRANSCOM Conditions Based Movement Call (12 Apr)

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  • ePortal Newsletter: April 13, 2022

    • Electronic Inventories Are Coming - See Six Different Tools at IAM’s Digital Inventory Demo Days
    • Support Industry Education in Honor of IAM’s 60th Anniversary
    • The Excellence in Leadership Award
    • Coming up at IAM Learning
    • Effortless Connections Worldwide. Experiences Unfiltered. The IMA Conference.
    • 17 Companies Join IAM This Month
    • Alleged Debtor List

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  • eGov/Mil Newsletter: April 6, 2022

    • USTRANSCOM Commander Gives Testimony on Readiness of the Mobility Enterprise
    • TRANSCOM Spring Personal Property Forum (PPF)
    • Electronic Inventories Are Coming - See Six Different Tools at IAM’s Digital Inventory Demo Days
    • Coming Up at IAM Learning
    • Support Industry Education in Honor of IAM’s 60th Anniversary
    • USTRANSCOM Conditions Based Movement Call (5 Apr)
    • USTRANSCOM Conditions Based Movement Call (15 Mar)

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  • ePortal Newsletter: March 30, 2022

    • Electronic Inventories Are Coming - See Six Different Tools at IAM’s Digital Inventory Demo Days
    • Covid drives Shanghai shutdown: forwarders suggest alternative ports
    • Upcoming Webcasts on IAM Learning
    • Biden-⁠Harris Administration Announces Additional Infrastructure Funding for Ports and Waterways
    • Member Cancelations
    • Last Chance to Recognize Excellence: Nominate Someone Today to the Hall of Honor
    • EU Adopts New Road Charging Rules
    • Support Industry Education in Honor of IAM’s 60th Anniversary
    • Find IAM Representatives at Upcoming Industry Meetings
    • Nine Companies Set To Join IAM on April 1
    • Alleged Debtor List

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  • eGov/Mil Newsletter: Mar. 23, 2022

    • The plan to fix troops’ household goods moves hits another roadblock
    • U.S. Senate Commerce Committee to Mark up Ocean Shipping Reform Act (OSRA)
    • China Competitiveness Bills & Ocean Shipping Reform Act Set for Action this Week
    • JPPSO NE Industry Day
    • Recognize Excellence: Nominate Someone Today to the Hall of Honor
    • Coming Up at IAM Learning
    • Support Industry Education in Honor of IAM’s 60th Anniversary
    • U.S. Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) Issues Rule to Reduce Reporting Burden
    • USTRANSCOM Conditions Based Movement Call (15 Mar)

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  • ePortal Newsletter: March 16, 2022

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  • eGov/Mil Newsletter: Mar. 9, 2022

    • GAO rejects legal challenges to multibillion dollar military moving contract
    • The Great Supply Chain Disruption – 2022
    • U.S. Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) Issues Rule to Reduce Reporting Burden
    • USTRANSCOM Non-Peak Season Call (3 Mar)
    • Coming Up at IAM Learning
    • Industry Training Program Award Taking Applications
    • USTRANSCOM Conditions Based Movement Call (1 Mar)
    • USTRANSCOM Conditions Based Movement Call (23 Feb)

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  • ePortal Newsletter: March 2, 2022

    • The Situation in Ukraine
    • Are you Ready for Electronic Inventories?
    • Washington Update: Major Developments on Ocean Freight Reform
    • Industry Training Program Award
    • Coming up at IAM Learning
    • OMNI Postpones its April Conference
    • Hall of Honor Call for Nominations
    • 17 Companies Join IAM This Month
    • Alleged Debtor List

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  • ePortal Feb. 17, 2022

    • Updates from the U.S. Federal Maritime Commission
    • Upcoming Webcasts on IAM Learning
    • What it's Like to Work for a Family-Owned Business
    • Recognize Excellence: Nominate Someone Today to the Hall of Honor
    • Industry Training Program Award Taking Applications
    • 20 Companies Set To Join IAM on March 1
    • Alleged Debtor List

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  • eGov/Mil Newsletter: Feb. 9, 2022

    • CHAMP and XTOS Supplemental Filing Window Changes, Supplement 2 to GSA’s 2021 HTOS, and Extension of UAB Advisory
    • Update on the Ocean Shipping Reform Act
    • Coming Up at IAM Learning
    • NEW! Industry Training Program Award
    • USTRANSCOM Conditions Based Movement Call (8 Feb)
    • 2022 JPPSO-SC Commercial Industry Meeting 2 March 2022 ** Save The Date **
    • Save the Date - 2022 Defense Personal Property Program (DP3) Spring Personal Property Forum (PPF)
    • USTRANSCOM Non-Peak Season Call (3 Feb)
    • USTRANSCOM Conditions Based Movement Call (1 Feb)
    • USTRANSCOM Conditions Based Movement Call (25 Jan)

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  • ePortal Feb. 3, 2022

    • NEW! Industry Training Program Award
    • Are Your Shipments Being Tracked by the Shipper?
    • Coming up at IAM Learning
    • Hall of Honor Call for Nominations
    • IAM Young Professionals Update
    • Industry Events Moving Forward
    • 13 Companies Join IAM This Month
    • Alleged Debtor List

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  • IAM-YP Newsletter: Jan. 2022

    • Meet Your New Management Board Members
    • Message From IAM-YP Chair Sheena Kiser
    • End of an Era
    • IAM Launches Industry Training Program
    • IAM Member to Host the Young Movers Conference
    • Alan F. Wohlstetter Scholarship Applications are now open!
    • Where in the World Are Your Fellow IAM-YPs?
    • Welcome New IAM-YP Members
    • Stay Connected

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  • eGov/Mil Newsletter: Jan 26, 2022

    • U.S. Supreme Court Strikes Down OSHA ETS for Larger Private Employers
    • Coming Up at IAM Learning - Electronic Inventories on Jan. 27!
    • Industry Training Program Award Set To Launch Feb. 1
    • Service Chiefs Warn Congress: Full-Year Stopgap Spending Will Disrupt PCSs, Bonuses, Training
    • Save the Date - 2022 Defense Personal Property Program (DP3) Spring Personal Property Forum (PPF)
    • USTRANSCOM Conditions Based Movement Call (25 Jan)
    • USTRANSCOM Conditions-Based Movement Call (18 Jan)

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  • ePortal Jan. 19, 2022

    • NEW! Industry Training Program Award Set To Launch January 27
    • FMC probe into D&D claim against Hapag-Lloyd could set industry precedent
    • Electronic Inventories Are Coming: Learn What Your Company Needs To Do before DOD’s Mandate Goes Into Effect in 2023
    • Upcoming Webcasts on IAM Learning
    • IAM Turns 60; Annual Meeting to Feature Celebrations
    • 14 Companies Set To Join IAM on Feb. 1
    • Alleged Debtor List

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  • eGov/Mil Newsletter: Jan 12, 2022

    • Save the Date - 2022 Defense Personal Property Program (DP3) Spring Personal Property Forum (PPF)
    • Traffic Distribution Lists - 2021
    • U.S. Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) Seeks to Accelerate Under-21 CDL Pilot
    • FMC Policy Statements Provide Guidance on Complaints Process
    • Modernized DPS Claims Module Q&A With USTRANSCOM
    • Stay Lifted - OSHA Updates Compliance Timelines Under ETS
    • USTRANSCOM Non-Peak Season Call (6 Jan)
    • USTRANSCOM J9 Conditions Based Movement Call (4 Jan)

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  • ePortal Jan. 7, 2022

    • FMC Issues Guidance for Frustrated Shippers
    • 2022 IAM Membership Renewals
    • United Van Lines 45thAnnual National Movers Study Reveals The Top States People Moved To and From
    • New IAM-YP Board Members
    • Venue Change for 2022 IAM Annual Meeting & Expo
    • FMC investigates Wan Hai over detention charges
    • Hall of Honor Call for Nominations
    • Coming up at IAM Learning
    • 8 Companies Join IAM This Month
    • Alleged Debtor List

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  • ePortal Dec. 22, 2021

    • Venue Change for 2022 IAM Annual Meeting & Expo
    • 2022 IAM Membership Renewals
    • Global supply chain crisis could last another two years, warn experts
    • IAM Produces 40 Webcasts and 18 Podcasts in 2021
    • IAM's Holiday Schedule
    • Allied Van Lines and Zillow Data Shows Movers Are Seeking Sun, Surf and Savings
    • 8 Companies Set To Join IAM on Jan. 1
    • Alleged Debtor List

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  • eGov/Mil Newsletter: Dec. 15, 2021

    • Ocean Shipping Reform Act (OSRA) Passes U.S. House by Wide Margin
    • Annual Qualification Review of CIP and COR
    • ‘Container Dwell Fee’ To Remain On Pause Until Dec. 20
    • Georgia court issues nationwide injunction to block vaccine mandate for federal contractors
    • USTRANSCOM J9 Conditions Based Movement Call (14 Dec)
    • USTRANSCOM Non-Peak Season Call (2 Dec)

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  • ePortal Dec. 8, 2021

    • Proposed Measures to Minimize Pest Contamination of Containers and the Potential Impact to the Global Moving Industry
    • 2022 IAM Membership Renewals
    • IAM's New Strategic Plan: Why Does It Matter For My Company?
    • Upcoming Sessions in IAM Learning
    • Your Portal Magazine: Upcoming Topics
    • Canada Customs Updates
    • Supply Chain Update
    • Executive Committee Meets in Alexandria
    • Damas Bayanga Joins Leadership Alliance Council
    • IAM's Holiday Schedule
    • Wreaths Across America's new partnership ahead of big December campaign
    • New Members for December
    • Alleged Debtor List

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  • eGov/Mil Newsletter: Dec. 1, 2021

    • IAM Governing Member Assessment for 2022
    • Annual Qualification Review of CIP and COR
    • USTRANSCOM Ready to Implement Changes to ISF 10+2 Process
    • U.S. Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act Signed Into Law
    • Federal Trade Commission (FTC) Launches Inquiry into Supply Chain Disruptions
    • Biden Administration Offers Endorsement of Ocean Shipping Reform Act (OSRA)
    • Upcoming IAM Learning Sessions
    • DoD’s long-delayed household goods moving contract faces yet another protest

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  • ePortal Nov. 24, 2021

    • DoD’s long-delayed household goods moving contract faces yet another protest
    • Maintain Your IAM Membership
    • Portal Magazine Online Now!
    • IAM Office Closed Nov. 25-26
    • Biden Administration Offers Endorsement of Ocean Shipping Reform Act (OSRA)
    • European Industry Faces New COVID Wave
    • U.S. Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act Signed Into Law
    • Take the Liability, Transit Insurance & Claims Management Course at no Charge to You!
    • Supply chain problems show signs of easing
    • Speaker Submissions are Open for the 2022 Leadership Webinar Series
    • Videos from 2021 Annual Meeting Now Available
    • Welcome Morgana Somers, IAM's new Programs Coordinator
    • The 'Great Migration' during Covid may not have actually happened
    • New President Takes the Chair at BAR
    • 12 Companies Set To Join IAM on Dec. 1
    • Alleged Debtor List

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  • eGov/Mil Newsletter: Nov. 17, 2021

    • Shipper-Focused Trade Associations Request U.S. Federal Maritime Commission (FMC) Clarify Container Dwell Fee
    • Electronic inventories for all DoD personal property shipments starting May 15, 2023
    • USTRANSCOM PP Advisory #22-0005 (Annual Qualification Review of CIP and COR) 29 Oct 21
    • USTRANSCOM J9 Conditions Based Movement Call (16 Nov)
    • Changes to 2022 DP3 Business Rules -- Comparison To Last Draft Version
    • USTRANSCOM awards contract to improve the moving process for Service Members and their families
    • Recalculation of Customer Satisfaction Survey (CSS) Scores for the 1st Performance Period (PP) 1January – 14 May 2022
    • Vaccine & Testing Requirements for Companies of 100 or More Employees - Initial Legal Challenges Considered
    • USTRANSCOM J9 Conditions Based Movement Call (9 Nov)

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  • eGov/Mil Newsletter: Nov. 3, 2021

    • USTRANSCOM PP Advisory #22-0005 (Annual Qualification Review of CIP and COR) 29 Oct 21
    • White House & CDC Outline International Travel to the U.S. Requirements
    • Ports of Los Angeles/Long Beach Issue Draft Container Fee Assessment Rule
    • IAM Annual Meeting - Government and Regulatory Affairs Recap
      • U.S. Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA): Household Goods Working Group Recommendations - Comments Submitted
      • U.S. Surface Transportation Act (Highway Bill) Reauthorization Act Update
      • Legislation to Address a Range of Port-Connected Congestion Issues Gathers Additional Support
      • U.S. Federal Maritime Commission (FMC) Activity
      • U.S. Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) - Emergency Temporary Standard (ETS)
    • Daycos Informs Customers of Invoice Note Issue in DPS
    • USTRANSCOM Commander Videos Used During Her NDTA Speech
    • USTRANSCOM J9 Conditions Based Movement Call (2 Nov)
    • USTRANSCOM J9 Conditions Based Movement Call (26 Oct)

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  • ePortal Oct. 27, 2021

    • Annual Meeting a Huge Success; Videos Available Online
    • IAM By-Laws Amended, New Board Members Elected
    • DAB Group Leadership Transfers to New Management Board
    • IAM Annual Meeting - Government and Regulatory Affairs Recap
    • Wreaths Across America's new partnership ahead of big December campaign
    • CD&R Reaches Agreement to Acquire PwC’s Global Mobility Tax and Immigration Services Business
    • 14 Companies Set To Join IAM on Nov. 1
    • Alleged Debtor List

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  • eGov/Mil Newsletter: Oct. 20, 2021

    • Annual Meeting Wrap-Up
    • Is a DAB Membership Right for You?
    • USTRANSCOM Non-Peak Season Call (7 Oct)
    • Update 2021 Crate Rate Increase and Liftvan/Packing Surcharge for Defense Personal Property System (DPS) Shipments
    • Extended International Transit Times Continuation Through Fiscal Year 2022
    • Update Discontinue Use of CONUS Non-DoD Approved (NDA) Storage in Transit (SIT) Facilities for 2021 Defense Personal Property System (DPS) Shipments
    • SDDC System Response Center (SRC) Contact Changes

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  • ePortal Oct. 13, 2021

    • It's Not Too Late - Register Now!
    • Shipper hopes dashed with prediction of no supply chain recovery before Q4 22
    • IAM Leadership Alliance Council Sessions
    • What is Happening with Various Supply Chain Issues, Labor Shortages and Price Hikes?
    • New Members for October
    • Alleged Debtor List

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  • eGov/Mil Newsletter: Oct. 6, 2021

    • If you can't be seen, can you be found? Register now and remove the doubt!
    • ISA Distributes Patronage Dividend Totaling $650,000.00 to ISA Members
    • USTRANSCOM J9 Conditions Based Movement Call (5 Oct)
    • Recent USTRANSCOM Advisories Covering Hot Topics
    • USTRANSCOM J9 Conditions Based Movement Call (28 Sep)
    • Senate Armed Services Committee (SASC) Holds Confirmation Hearing for Gen. Jacqueline Van Ovost to Command U.S. Transportation Command (US TRANSCOM)
    • SSAA launches free ebook for budding self storage entrepreneurs

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