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Royal Hawaiian Movers Voted #1 in 2012

Honolulu Star Advertiser readers voted Royal Hawaiian Movers number one moving company in the Services and Repair category of the publication’s contest. Honolulu, HI – Royal Hawaiian Movers, a Hawaii moving and freight shipping company, was voted #1 by Honolulu Star Advertiser readers in the Hawaii’s Best 2012 contest. Honolulu Star Advertiser garners over 600,000 readers each week, and this year’s contest attracted more voters than ever before. The publication’s team hand counted each of the thousands of original ballots, ensuring a true representation of the readers’ choices. “With five branches on Oahu, Maui, Kauai, and the Big Island, we’re proud to be the people’s […]

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Current Pet Scams to Watch For

We want to dedicate this blog post to address a new trend that is targeting online search users: Pet Scam Artists.    We have all heard of money scams, investment scams, etc. but who would have ever thought that individuals would begin to prey on and take advantage of online puppy buyers, displaying cute puppy pictures and offering false promises. This new internet scam is as bad as they come, as these pet scam artists frequently operate from overseas, leaving it almost impossible for victims to get their money back or take legal action.  Would-be puppy and dog owners are currently being taken for emotional and […]

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Hyatt Resort Project in Maui (2012)

An artist’s rendering of the new Hyatt Andaz Wailea Resort (image source:  The Maui News) Hyatt Hotels and Starwood Capital have joined together to mark the expansion of Hyatt’s Andaz brand into the resort market.  This resort, which is scheduled to be completed by late 2012,  is expected to feature 35 suites and 255 guest rooms in total (ranging from 456 to 2,321 square-feet).  As if this were not lavish enough, this new Maui resort will contain 6-four-bedroom extravagant villas measuring approximately 3,500 square-feet a piece! Maui moving company Royal Hawaiian Movers is happy to take part in this $90 million project.  Royal Hawaiian Movers already performed the model room FF&E container […]

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Supporting Habitat for Humanity in Hilo

Professional Hawaii Mover Royal Hawaiian Movers has once again teamed up with ReStore in support of a great cause.  6 months ago, we saw Royal Hawaiian Movers spreading the Aloha in Kona.  Now, we see them working with Habitat Hilo in a combined effort to help ensure that underprivileged families are given the opportunity to start over and build their lives in a new home. Thousands of dollars worth of merchandise (enough to fill FIVE 40 ft containers) was donated by Elements Hospitality, a Lynden, Washington based company who focuses on renovations and improvement of hotels, resorts, and personal properties.  This year’s donation to the […]

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Crack-down on Unlicensed Internet Brokers

We have all heard about moving horror stories… “You found a moving company online, you gave a deposit, and come moving day, your so called “trusted moving company” sent you a bill for twice the amount they originally quoted.”  Well, good news!!  Times are changing.  Federal and state authorities are working diligently to crack down on online scam artists who pose as licensed movers.  These online brokers are notorious for ripping off consumers by substantially increasing prices, providing fake estimates and holding consumers’ belongings hostage. In the past year alone, states including California, New Jersey, and Illinois, have conducted various undercover operations to expose these […]

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2011 IAM Hall of Honor Inductee

Richard DeWitt becomes the 2nd member of his family to be inducted into the International Association of Movers prestigious Hall of Honor.  One of four to be honored in 2011, Mr. DeWitt is recognized both for his continued dedicated service and his various contributions to the Association and the moving industry. Richard’s father, Woody Dewitt, was the first in his family to be inducted into the IAM’s prestigious Hall of Honor.   Woody DeWitt was a pioneer in the international and domestic moving and storage business, and his legacy in the industry has continued through 4 generations of family. What began in 1927 as a company […]

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