Articles written by: Killian Hagen

How on Earth Did We Do That?

How on Earth Did We Do That?

Since uShip’s inception, we’ve created a better way to ship. With that comes the opportunity for more earth-friendly solutions. The facts: Logistics and transportation activities contribute approximately 5% of the 50,000 mega-tons of carbon-dioxide emissions generated by all human activity annually. (Source: Supply Chain Decarbonization) When trucking companies can’t arrange…Read more

Going to Coachella? Go Ship Yourself!

Going to Coachella? Go Ship Yourself!

Heading to Coachella this year? Haven’t planned transportation yet? Did you know you can ship YOURSELF with uShip’s help? Simply go to uShip.com and select Passengers and Male, Female, or Other. Fill in your destination and a little personal info (your trip, music taste, etc) and wait for bids on…Read more

Tax Facts: Overdrive Busts Myths You’re Pondering

Tax Facts: Overdrive Busts Myths You’re Pondering

Overdrive magazine editor Max Heine put together a selection of tax myths – and related facts – that you should keep in mind as you’re completing your taxes (or can pass along to your accountant to update). Thanks, Max. Really helpful stuff. One high-level takeaway – your dog may help you…Read more

How You Can Start Beating the Bank

How You Can Start Beating the Bank

It’s five o’clock on Friday. You’re tired, the bank is closed, and you just finished your last shipment. You’d love to access the money you just made, but with business days you may not get that money until next Tuesday. Crap. Wouldn’t it be nice to have a service where…Read more

BungoBox = Party

BungoBox = Party

Move. (Aloe Blacc). Unpack. Now give ‘em back. Say what? That’s the BungoBox tagline with our own uShip addition. BungoBox is a moving box rental company that delivers prior to your move and picks everything up when you’re done. BungoBoxes are made of industrial-strength plastic, do not need packing tape, come with…Read more

Don LeMaster Masters His Shipping Process

Don LeMaster Masters His Shipping Process

uShip gives Don LeMaster added confidence buying and selling more obscure pieces from and to far away places. “What uShip does is it totally breaks down the boundaries of where you can buy something and where you can sell it. I know I can go after an item aggressively and still…Read more

It’s a Bird! It’s a Plane! It’s a…What is That??

We’ve all seen hoax (or maybe real) UFO videos, recognizable because we know what a UFO actually looks like, or is supposed to look like. Captured in Russia in 2012, this long, cylindrical metal structure with little spikes poking out of its body is reminiscent of a medieval mace. What’s…Read more

From Air Force to Boat Transportation: A Message From a uShip Veteran

From Air Force to Boat Transportation: A Message From a uShip Veteran

As uShip recently unveiled it’s new site, uShip for Military, a site dedicated to current and former Military members on uShip, we are proud to share a valued Air Force veteran and uShip Transport Service Provider’s (TSP) perspective.  The following is an original post by Roger G, a boat transporter…Read more

uShip Announces eBay Global Shipping Partnership

uShip Announces eBay Global Shipping Partnership

We all have toys we dream of owning – cars, boats, antiques – maybe even a sports car for weekend cruising. On eBay, you can find these one-of-a-kind items. With uShip, you can ship them in a one-of-a-kind way. eBay items have always been a constant source of listings and…Read more

3.5M Listings Later – CEO Matt Chasen’s Thoughts on uShip’s 10th Anniversary

3.5M Listings Later – CEO Matt Chasen’s Thoughts on uShip’s 10th Anniversary

This month uShip celebrates its 10th anniversary. From the first shipment of a bed and two dressers to the multi-faceted platform that is uShip today, CEO Matt Chasen reflects on successes, his hopes and dreams for uShip, and the future of the platform. It’s February 23, 2004 and VP, Engineering…Read more