One Box you will want to unpack fast on moving day

Released on: May 21, 2008, 7:04 am

Press Release Author: Claire Hendry

Industry: Transportation & Logistics

Press Release Summary: 0207427 1400
Home movers are receiving a helping hand on moving day thanks to a new Home Moving
Box initiative launched by leading home move specialist, in conjunction
with ideas consultancy LUCID thinking.

Press Release Body: The Home Moving box has already proved extremely popular, with
6,000 requests recorded by in the first two days following its launch.

The boxes, which are couriered directly to the doorstep of home movers on the day
they move into their new home, provide all the essentials needed on moving day that
can typically take days to unpack. The box which is co-branded by Scottish and
Southern Electricity is filled with essentials, including tea bags, milk, sugar,
biscuits, energy saving light bulbs and cleaning products, as well as a range of
money-off coupons.

Keith McNeilly, co-founder of, said: "Moving home is a stressful
experience, with the first few days normally spent trying to track down items you
have packed just days before. The Moving Box saves movers the hassle of tracking
down the right box or having to go out and locate the nearest shop, by providing
essential items needed when you arrive at your new home. All you need to remember is
where you packed the kettle!"

Everyone who uses's moving service and registers their new address and
moving date will be sent The Home Moving Box. The Box is the first of its kind in
the UK, with around 200,000 movers expected to receive a box over the next 12
months. The Moving Box is available by registering at

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About is the leading specialist home move service with 100,000+ members across
the UK to date. Launched in February 2007, the website has recently been
re-launched to include more functions to greater enhance the consumer offering.'s award winning free personalised online planner - the MovePlannerT, is a
simple to use tool that takes the pain out of moving home from organising change of
address letter to reminders for every stage of the move. In addition to helping
people save time, enables its users to save money by accessing directly
exclusive discounts and offers with many relevant service providers, such as removal
companies, utilities and surveyors. is based in London, and backed by consumer internet specialists including
Advent Venture Partners, Balderton Capital, and The Accelerator Group. For further
information visit

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Contact Details: Claire Hendry

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