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Van Operator Appreciation Week 2019

May 6, 2019

The Week Recognizes UniGroup’s 6,000 Van Operators

ST. LOUIS - UniGroup is recognizing the service and celebrating the dedication of its more than 6,000 van operators during its Van Operator Appreciation Week May 6-10. UniGroup is the parent company of United Van Lines, Mayflower Transit, UniGroup Logistics and UniGroup Worldwide Moving. The companies deliver moving services and supply chain solutions across the United States and around the world.

“We understand our van operators make many sacrifices for a life on the road,” said Dave Pile, safety director. “This week, we want to express our appreciation for their hard work, their compassion and their drive to provide a premier customer experience.”

Van operators passing through UniGroup’s headquarters in suburban St. Louis can participate in special activities, receive giveaway items, be treated to breakfast or lunch and much more. In addition, UniGroup will have special giveaways for van operators unable to visit headquarters during the week and UniGroup agents across the country are hosting events of their own for the van operators in their agencies. For van operator stories and more, visit:

Thank you to the corporate sponsors who helped contribute to the event with a $500 or more donation: Bridgestone Americas Tire Operations, Central Illinois Truck, Comdata, Inc, Gateway Truck and Refrigeration, Kentucky Trailer, Navistar, New Haven Moving Equipment, Peterbilt of St. Louis, Rand McNally, SkyBitz, ThermoKing, Trans Advantage, Vanguard Truck Center, Vanliner, Victory Packaging, Weber Ford, Wells Fargo and Yokohama.

About UniGroup

UniGroup is a $1.7 billion transportation and relocation services company with headquarters in suburban St. Louis. In addition to household goods carriers United Van Lines and Mayflower Transit, logistics company UniGroup Logistics and international relocation provider UniGroup Worldwide Moving, UniGroup owns other subsidiaries that provide goods and services to professional movers.

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