Articles written by: Gabe Hernandez

What Exactly is Escrow?

What Exactly is Escrow?

We’re no strangers to connecting service providers to shipping customers looking to save money on shipping their high-ticket items. In talking to customers about safely making big purchases like this, many told us about using Escrow accounts. It’s with these customers in mind that we’ve partnered with PaySAFEescrow so that…Read more

Company Local Bigwig Can Provide Temporary Furnished Housing During a Move

Company Local Bigwig Can Provide Temporary Furnished Housing During a Move

As part of our continuing effort to provide partner deals to our customers, we are announcing a partnership with New York based company Local Bigwig. Through their website, you can find temporary furnished housing. Unlike other housing booking sites, Local Bigwig specializes in providing hosts that specialize in professional corporate…Read more

Roy Garber is Quite Empathetic

Roy Garber is Quite Empathetic

Roy Garber took some time to help users out at the uShip office. What he didn’t expect is how moved he would be by our customers. The customer did have positive feedback. They let us know that it was “perfect, just like Roy.”

Who’s Ready for the uShip Mustache Contest?

Who’s Ready for the uShip Mustache Contest?

The annual uShip Mustache Contest has some strong competition. Watch as members of the uShip team discuss the competition and realize who the real front-runner is. Let’s just say that it made for a very interesting Movember.

Share Your Reviews With Your Customers With uShip Badges

Share Your Reviews With Your Customers With uShip Badges

Service providers often ask us what they can do outside of pricing to be competitive for jobs. Since service providers set their own pricing in the uShip marketplace, many assume that the lowest quotes always win. We’ve found that excellent customer service and great customer feedback ratings are far more…Read more

Meet the Power Carrier Who Lives Up to His Username

Meet the Power Carrier Who Lives Up to His Username

  Behind every profile are real people. Wildbullrider360 is Chad Lorah, a 28 year-old Power Carrier and, you guessed it, a bull rider. We sat down with him to learn a little bit more about the man behind the keyboard and wheel. uShip: Aside from trucking, what’s the most interesting…Read more

New Shipment Statuses are Now Available

New Shipment Statuses are Now Available

We are now making it easier and faster for Service Providers to notify Shipping Customers when a driver is on their way to make a pickup, and when a pickup has been made. For Service Providers who book more than one shipment, statuses are a way to keep track of…Read more

What Big Mistake Did Walter White Make?

What Big Mistake Did Walter White Make?

Spoiler alert here to those who may be catching up on episodes of Breaking Bad. In the episode “To’hajiilee” we saw Walt speeding towards the coordinates of his buried treasure. While GQ is speculating on whether or not all of his money made it to the Indian Reservation (It looks…Read more