Who Is This International Moving Company?

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Our History

Family owned and operated since 1918, S&M Moving Systems has grown from a single idea and truck into one of the nation’s largest, full-service, moving and storage companies. Specializing in packing and the transportation of household goods, electronics and trade shows, S&M Moving is dedicated to servicing families and companies moving across town and the world.

Since joining United Van Lines in 1974, S&M Moving Systems has grown to consistently rank within the top 10 agents both domestically and internationally. Built on a commitment to move quality beyond expectations, we continuously strive to be a leader in all facets of the moving industry.

Founded in Southern California, S&M Moving Systems has expanded into the western United States. Locations include Fremont, CA; Phoenix, AZ; and Portland, OR. As we continue to grow, we remain true to the values and commitment we have been entrusted with for over 100 years; committed to excellence in servicing our employees, agency family, and the customer.

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How Does S&M Moving Go Above and Beyond?

S&M Moving Systems is a full service moving company with multiple locations. We are affiliated with Unigroup/United Van Lines and provide professional services for the following:

Our Services

  • Moving service for household goods
  • Corporate, residential, and international moving services
  • High-value product transportation and logistics support for medical equipment, the semi-conductor industry, lab equipment, high-value artwork, plant relocations, and trade shows
  • Climate control transportation
  • Warehousing in Arizona and Oregon
  • Office and Industrial relocations and space decommissioning
  • Project logistics and lab services

We have one of the largest hauling fleets in the Unigroup system and pride ourselves on providing professional and highly experienced S&M Moving operators. All of our crews and drivers are background checked and cleared through United Van Lines’ security protocol, Clearstar, and are held to higher standards than most companies.

We have two state-of-the-art warehouses in the Phoenix area that offer over 220,000 combined square feet of storage space. This includes a 20,000 square foot climate-controlled section for items that require an environment with constant temperature and humidity control along with 24/7 secured monitoring and CCTV coverage. Our Climate room is maintained at 70 Degrees, with relative humidity kept below 50% 365 days of the year to ensure your items are well taken care of while at our facility.

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Your Trusted Moving Specialists

S&M Moving Systems strives to provide exceptional relocation and logistics services for all of our customers. Whether you are moving down the street, across the country, or to the other side of the globe, you can trust S&M Moving Systems to transport your most treasured possessions safely, securely, and on time. We are a preferred relocation company for the University of California and many large RMCs (Relocation Moving Companies) such as Cartus Moving Services and Bristol Global. We provide personalized relocation specialists for each household goods move and are recognized by relocation companies, the semi-conductor industry, and state agencies for our quality and professional customer service.

We also have strong ties to our community. We work with organizations like Move for Hunger and Friends of the Phoenix Library. We maintain good standing as a member of the BBB of Arizona, and we are a SMARTWAY partner focusing on our planet’s ongoing well-being

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AWARDS & RECOGNITION

2021

United Fleet Top Safety Performance

2020

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2020 Cartus Commitment to Excellence Platinum Award Winner

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2019

2019 UVL Customer Choice Award Winner

2019 UVL Performance Excellence Winner

2017

2017 Unigroup International Customer Service Award

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