Announcements

uShip Launches Resource Center with Exclusive Deals for Carriers and Shippers

uShip Launches Resource Center with Exclusive Deals for Carriers and Shippers

uShip launches the uShip Resource Center today, which brings both uShip carriers and shipping customers exclusive deals on transport-related services like hotels, roadside assistance, packing/loading, insurance and more. Visit the resources page at  http://about.uShip.com/ to view all the offers available to the uShip community. This page will be updated regularly as…Read more

They’re Baaaack! Shipping Wars, Season 3, Premieres Wed., Dec. 12 @ 10/9c

They’re Baaaack! Shipping Wars, Season 3, Premieres Wed., Dec. 12 @ 10/9c

The third season of A&E’s real-life series Shipping Wars (that features uShip) kicks into high gear next week – Wednesday, Dec. 12 at 10/9c.  For Shipping Wars die-hards, note the episodes have moved to Wednesday from the usual Tuesday slot. Marc, Jarrett, Jennifer, Roy, Chris and Robbie once again tackle…Read more

Power Carrier Program: GTrans First to Reach Super Platinum Status

Power Carrier Program: GTrans First to Reach Super Platinum Status

November 1, 2012 marked the one-year anniversary of our Power Carrier and Power Broker programs. These programs are designed to showcase and reward the best of the best on our site. Within the Power programs are 4 levels of recognition – bronze, silver, gold and platinum – but we are thrilled to announce that…Read more

Navigation Updates: List, Browse and Book Loads in One Click

Navigation Updates: List, Browse and Book Loads in One Click

Last week, the uShip team implemented several design changes on the site that make it easier to access different tools and uShip account information. Check out a summary of the changes below! After logging into uShip, the new-and-improved header offers one-click access to every section of your user account and…Read more

uShip Expands Trust & Safety Suite, Offers $2500 in Free Cargo Insurance for Customers

uShip Expands Trust & Safety Suite, Offers $2500 in Free Cargo Insurance for Customers

uShip has added Cargo Insurance to its existing trust and safety products, making uShip an even safer place to ship.  Now, when booking a shipment, shipping customers get $2500 in all-risk cargo insurance on qualified shipments. And here’s the best part:  it won’t cost customers a dime — uShip is…Read more

uShip Launches Six Localized Sites in South America; Ship Now Happening on Five Continents

uShip Launches Six Localized Sites in South America; Ship Now Happening on Five Continents

uShip’s global expansion continues.  In the company’s largest single-day localization effort, it has launched six localized versions of its site in South America: Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Venezuela and Peru.  This comes on the heels of launching localized versions in Mexico and India, putting uShip into 18 countries/regions on five…Read more

uShip ‘Find Loads’ Tool for Service Providers: Now Faster Than Ever

uShip ‘Find Loads’ Tool for Service Providers: Now Faster Than Ever

Announcement for uShip Service Providers: This afternoon, we’re pleased to announce that the uShip Find Loads tool (uShip.com/Find) will now run much faster! Service providers should experience faster load times with all available filters in Find Loads. With this enhancement, we have temporarily removed the “My Activity” filters, which include…Read more

Important Changes to uShip Auction Format – Countdown Timer and Reminders Added

Important Changes to uShip Auction Format – Countdown Timer and Reminders Added

As of today, the format of auctions on uShip is changing a bit to address a consistent complaint we hear from service providers regarding customer responsiveness. Historically we have had “open ended” auctions that “expire” after a certain duration. We’ve shown newly listed shipments first, which encourages bidding early in…Read more

Carriers and Transporters: Submit Your Photos to be Featured on uShip’s Home Page!

Carriers and Transporters: Submit Your Photos to be Featured on uShip’s Home Page!

Frequent visitors to uShip may have noticed our home page has “had some work done” over the past few months! Among the more important changes in the home page facelift:  We’ve (1) simplified the way shippers are introduced to the site, and (2) given our awesome transporters a hefty amount…Read more

“My uShip” Updated for Easier Navigation

“My uShip” Updated for Easier Navigation

We have updated the left-hand navigation within the My uShip screen to make it easier for you to find the information and tools you are looking for from this central location. Everything has been consolidated into expandable sections – you can either click on the main section title or expand…Read more