An extraordinary business story about us
Crown Worldwide NZ Ltd is a member of the Crown Worldwide Group, a unified organisation that provides business critical services across a worldwide network of over 50 countries. The Crown story began in 1965 and has expanded from humble beginnings to grow into an extraordinary global business.
Who we are and the way we do things is at the heart of the Crown story. As a global company, operating in a multitude of markets it’s our duty to give back whenever we can. In the bigger picture we have pledged to the United Nations Global Compact (UNGC), the worlds largest sustainability initiative. This means we operate in ways that meet global standards with respect to human rights, labour, sustainability and anti corruption practices. This responsibility extends to our business and services partners who are all expected to share our vision.
For over five decades we have helped millions of families relocate their lives throughout the world. We’ve supported company assignments, transported priceless art collections and kept vast amounts of company data and records safe.
Our team are the best in the business
The five operating divisions of Crown are:
Crown Relocations — Go knowing
When it comes to moving house the value of knowledge on the ground is vital to the success of any relocation. Crown’s unique position as an experienced and well-resourced relocations company ensures customers get the benefit of our expertise, whether they are moving locally, long distance or across the world.
Crown World Mobility — How the world works better
This division helps organisations manage both their global and local talent through the provision of tailored relocation solutions to their employees on assignment and transfer. Our mix of in-house delivery teams, subject matter experts and selected service partners are able to coordinate everything from the simplest move to the most complex mobility requirement.
Crown Records Management — The power of memory
Every organisation can perform better by being in complete control of the information it creates, processes, preserves and destroys. Our next generation storage facilities set the standard for security, safety and workflow efficiency. We provide consulting and storage solutions for hard copy and digital files. This ensures our client organisations have full control of their critical business information, while maintaining accessibility and a robust audit trail.
Crown Fine Arts — Sharing the passion
Our fine arts division are a highly specialised team that ensure the safe transportation and handling of art works for the worlds galleries, auction houses, private collectors and museums. Caring for works of art requires special skills and a passion for the fine arts business, everyone involved must have the skills and experience to ensure the safety of artwork in Crown’s care.
Crown Workspace — Inspiring places & performance
The Workspace division provide a wide range of relocation and supply chain services across the entire Crown network. ‘Workplace’ can involve anything from a simple office move to end-to-end design consultancy to the disassembly, transportation and reassembly of entire facilities.
Our brand values are the backbone of our company’s culture, and shape the way we do things on a daily basis.
They are our promises to both ourselves and our customers, and describe the behaviours that underpin the success of the Crown Worldwide brand:
Determined to be the best we can for our customer, our colleagues and ourselves. Our hunger to find ways of improving all that we do, inside and out , is what gives us our edge in our market place.
We care about people. We care about their experience, their feelings, and their environment, whether personal, local or the wider world.
We’re truly ‘there‘ for our customers and colleagues when and where they need us. Attentive, with genuine interest and guidance.
To lead the way we have to think differently. To overcome challenges we embrace them with open and inventive minds. Whether it’s using innovative techniques or adapting the way we work we’re constantly thinking of new ways to achieve more for all.
What is a network without knowledge? The physical infrastructure and the technology are mere carriers. The experience and the insight that is shared between people, offices and countries, that is the network. Sharing knowledge and experience is the platform for wisdom.