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Growing Up in U-Haul: Stuart Shoen

The words “family business” mean something here at U-Haul International. The 70-year-old company still runs on the core family values that the business was built on in 1945. Current Executive Vice President Stuart…

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The Mystery of the Shamrock Truck Solved

In February 2015, a photo of a mysterious U-Haul truck was sent to U-Haul headquarters. This particular truck baffled the people at the corporate towers. Instead of sporting the usual Supergraphic that…

U-Haul Pre-Inspector Kat McGrath on Truck

U-Haul Pre-Inspection: Kat Can Do It!

WARRINGTON, Pa.—It’s been 70 years since the iconic image of Rosie the Riveter graced posters and advertisements encouraging women to fill the factory jobs formerly occupied by men—men who were…

U-Haul Couples Who Got Hitched: Part One

PHOENIX – While some companies discourage family members from working together, here at U-Haul International, Inc., we embrace it! In fact, U-Haul was founded by a husband-and-wife team in 1945:…

Bob Dudley December 2013

Meet the Team: Bob Dudley

Bob Dudley is the project manager for the U-Haul Truck Product Group. Here, in his own words, he explains how he ended up at U-Haul and why he’s stayed with…

U-Haul Team Member with Translation App

WOWed in Translation

EL MONTE, Calif.—Math may be the universal language. But in the U-Haul universe, excellent customer service is a language we all speak. This is especially true with Inez Cervantes, general…

Lego U-Haul Truck

Is this the prototype for a new U-Haul truck? Handmade, sleek and inexpensive, could this be the next big thing for U-Haul? Like all other trucks in the U-Haul fleet,…

Three Generations - Woody's Service Center and U-Haul Dealership

Woody’s Service Center and U-Haul Dealership

LA GRANGE, Ga.—Hearing the familiar ding, the attendant of a small-town service station heads out to greet the customer at the driver’s-side window. “Afternoon, Mrs. Thompson,” he says. “The usual?…

U-Haul Adaptive Reuse Program

In the U.S., construction and demolition (C&D) waste is about 143 million metric tons annually that is for the most part landfilled. According to a recent Wayne State University study,…

U-Haul Dealer Andy Bohl won the 2013 NHRA regional championship.

Drag Racing U-Haul Dealer

RACINE, Wis.—Accelerating from zero to 260 miles-per-hour in 5.5 seconds, Andy Bohl of Bohl’s Automotive and U-Haul Dealership secures his standing as an adrenaline junky. But, what drives this need…