Announcements

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

Shipping Wars’ Roy Garber Passes Away [uShip Statement]

Shipping Wars’ Roy Garber Passes Away [uShip Statement]

Roy Garber, star of A&E reality show Shipping Wars and long-time transporter on uShip, has died of a heart attack, according to the show’s production company, Megalomedia.   The story ran on Variety’s Web site Saturday night.  Roy was 49. Garber owned and operated Arbie’s Team Transport out of New…Read more

uShip Names Dick Metzler CMO

uShip Names Dick Metzler CMO

A big uShip welcome to Dick Metzler, uShip’s new – and first – Chief Marketing Officer (CMO).  Dick is a 25-year shipping industry marketing veteran who has held leadership positions at some biggest names in freight. He brings to uShip that perfect mix of incredible transportation experience and fundamental brand…Read more

Don’t Fear the Reefer: uShip’s Myers Honored by IRTA

John Williamson (left), Chairman of the International Refrigerated Transportation Association, presenting Charles Myers (right) with the 2013 IRTA Executive of the Year Award.

Charles “Charlie” Myers has never met an ice cream, gelato or soft-serve yogurt he didn’t like.  Aside from its pure deliciousness, it’s his true appreciation for what it took for that frozen concoction to reach him in the first place that makes it so sweet. The recently retired former GM…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

uShip Adds Troop ID Verification to Profiles, Extends Discount to Military Families

uShip Adds Troop ID Verification to Profiles, Extends Discount to Military Families

For years, current and former American military servicemembers and their families have been among the most important customers at uShip. We’ve been fortunate to meet many military families that use uShip to book quality DITY/PPM relocation services and transportation for motorcycles, boats, cars and ATV’s. (If you’re not familiar with…Read more

Locked and Loaded! Shipping Wars, Season 4, Premieres TONIGHT @ 10/9c

Locked and Loaded! Shipping Wars, Season 4, Premieres TONIGHT @ 10/9c

Make sure your dials and DVRs are set to A&E tonight for the Season 4 premiere of Shipping Wars. Marc, Jarrett, Roy, Chris and Robbie are driving the new season home tonight with two back-to-back episodes. Tune in at 10 pm/9c for a wild ride around America including monkeys, magicians…Read more

Here We Go Again! ‘Shipping Wars’ Season 4 Premieres Tues., June 11 @ 10/9c

Here We Go Again! ‘Shipping Wars’ Season 4 Premieres Tues., June 11 @ 10/9c

Get ready to roll with Marc, Jarrett, Jennifer, Roy, Chris and Robbie in the newest season of the  A&E’s “Shipping Wars” (which features uShip). Season 4 premieres June 11 with back-to-back episodes at 10/9c. If you aren’t familiar with “Shipping Wars”, it paints the transportation industry in a rather unorthodox light, including over-the-road…Read more

Announcement: uShip Simplifies Payment for All Shipments Under $700

Announcement: uShip Simplifies Payment for All Shipments Under $700

If you’ve used uShip over the past couple years, you’re probably familiar with uShip Payments, our 100% secure and verified solution for handling payments between shipping customers and service providers. Effective today, payment for all shipments not exceeding $700 will take place exclusively through the uShip Payments checkout system in the…Read more

Facebook Connected Badges Added to Service Provider Profiles

Facebook Connected Badges Added to Service Provider Profiles

We recently added “Facebook Connected” badges to uShip carrier profiles. The badge (and friend count) you see to your right appears for carriers that have connected their uShip accounts to Facebook. As part of our effort to make “verified” carriers stand out (via CarrierWatch, DOT, MC, etc.), the badge offers enhanced trust and credibility…Read more