Five Transportation Companies. One Family.

The DeWitt Companies is a fourth-generation, family owned operation whose mission is to provide world-class transportation services to households, businesses and military personnel around the globe.

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royal hawaiian movers

Royal Hawaiian Movers – With terminal facilities on the Big Island, Oahu, Maui and Kauai, we offer direct weekly sails to neighbor islands for expedited household goods and freight service. A four-time “Hawaii’s Best Mover” with an A+ Better Business Bureau rating, we’ve got you covered.

  • Residential Moves
  • Freight Services
  • Trucking Services
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dewitt move worldwide

DeWitt Move Worldwide – For more than 30 years, we have been providing specialized relocation services to household, corporate, and military clients all over the world. Moving to and from 100+ countries every year, our simplified approach makes moving easy, affordable and safe.

  • Moving Services to Hawaii
  • International Moving Services
  • GSA, NGO, DOS Moving Services
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approved freight forwarders

Approved Freight Forwarders – Since 1991, Approved has been your link to the Pacific, offering ocean freight consolidations, air freight and over-the-road transport of goods and commodities. As a Top 100 3PL Provider, we are the only freight forwarder in Hawaii with terminals on all four major islands. With more than 300,000 square feet of space, our warehouses can accommodate all of your logistics needs.

  • Freight Forwarding
  • Supply Chain & Logistics
  • Warehousing & Distribution
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dewitt guam

DeWitt Guam – In service since 1983, we are Guam’s largest shipper of household goods and freight. In addition to our hassle-free moving services, we provide warehousing, distribution management, records management, document shredding and installation services.

  • Residential Moving
  • Records & Storage Management
  • Freight Forwarding
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Royal Alaskan Movers – Based in Anchorage, we have earned a reputation as Alaska’s mover of choice, providing northbound and southbound relocation and freight services with a weather-tested fleet that meets and exceeds the Last Frontier’s demanding conditions.

  • Residential Moving
  • Corporate Relocations
  • Heavy & Specialized Equipment Moving
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Our time-honored solutions

Moving Services

In service since 1927, our mission is to provide our customers with a world-class moving experience.

Logistics

Don’t leave your supply chain to chance. We’ll handle all of your logistics management needs.

Warehousing & Distribution

We provide flexible, scalable inventory management solutions custom-fit for your business.

Freight Forwarding

Whether it’s by ocean, air or over-the-road transport, we got your freight covered.

Office & Industrial

We have the teams, trucks, storage facilities and know-how you’ll need when it’s time to move your business.

FF&E Services

We often are called on by hotels and retailers for their furniture, fixtures, and equipment (FF&E) projects.

Trucking

We’re equipped to move any cargo or heavy equipment anywhere in your community or around the world.

Our
Core Shipping Routes

With terminal locations in Hawaii, Guam, Alaska and the California, we have been serving these parts of the world for decades. We thrive on working in hard-to-reach places and overcoming logistical barriers to best serve our customers.

Our
History

Cool Timeline

1927
1927

1927

Humble Beginnings for DeWitt Moving Business

The DeWitt family moving business got its start when Robert DeWitt would meet families at Union Station in downtown Los Angeles and offer to help truck their belongings to their new homes in nearby Pasadena.

1962
1962

1962

Establishment of Leading Moving Association

Woody DeWitt, son of Robert, grows to become an influential leader in the moving industry and helps establish the Household Goods Forwarders Association of America, now called the International Association of Movers (IAM).

1982
1982

1982

Royal Hawaiian Movers Opens in Oahu

Woody DeWitt and his son, Richard, open their doors in Hawaii. The small warehouse location they take over in Honolulu on Ualena Street is the site of a former tennis academy.

1983
1983

1983

DeWitt Guam Opens

Seeing an opportunity to serve the Guam market, Richard DeWitt opens his doors in the commercial port at Cabras Island in the village of Piti.

1991
1991

1991

Approved Freight Forwarders Opens

Seeing an opportunity to serve the Guam market, Approved opens a small operation in the Pacific, which soon grows into a Top 100 3PL that primarily serves Hawaii.

2002
2002

2002

DeWitt Move Worldwide Opens

Late founder Richard DeWitt opens DeWitt Move Worldwide in San Diego, Calif., where it soon will grow into an international operation serving more than 100 countries.

2008
2008

2008

Woody DeWitt Enters Hall

For his years and dedication to the moving industry, Woody DeWitt is inducted into International Association of Movers’ Hall of Honor.

2010
2010

2010

Royal Alaskan Movers Opens

Based in Anchorage, the company provides northbound, southbound and local and bush moves. The company also provides moving services for oversized and medical device equipment.

2011
2011

2011

Richard DeWitt Enters Hall

Following in his father’s footsteps, Richard DeWitt is inducted into International Association of Movers’ Hall of Honor.

2012
2012

2012

Expansion into Government Service

DeWitt Move Worldwide begins providing services to the General Services Administration (GSA) and the U.S. Department of State.

2019
2019

2019

Approved Celebrates 5 Years Accident-Free

Safety being one of its key core values, Approved celebrates five years without a lost-time accident or injury. It’s a significant milestone considering the transportation and warehousing industry reported more than four workplace injuries per 100 workers occurred in 2018.

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Our Core Values

Our mission is to deliver a world-class transportation experience. By land, air or sea, we aim every day to deliver this for our customers in a way that’s easy, affordable and safe.

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Work Hard & Have Fun

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Care

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Our Community. Our Family.

At The DeWitt Companies, we consider our community as family. It’s an honor for us to lend a helping hand when we can and show appreciation for the causes we care about. We are proud supporters of the following organizations:

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