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Study of Online Car Buying: uShip Helps Prevent Fraud

Study of Online Car Buying: uShip Helps Prevent Fraud

uShip recently contributed to a study of online auto buying led by Dr. David C. Wyld,  management professor at Southeastern Louisiana University and a scholar in e-commerce. The study concludes that the rapid growth of online car sales has made some consumers susceptible to Internet fraud — and that newer tools like…Read more

Area 51 Revealed: Military Moves Declassified

Area 51 Revealed: Military Moves Declassified

*The majority of military transport is currently outsourced to contractors throughout the US. However, troop and combat equipment remains the exception. In November 1959, a top secret reconnaissance aircraft was designed by Lockheed Corporation for the CIA to capture information from the Soviet Union and Cuba while scrambling their radar…Read more

uShip Marketplace Partnerships Grow in 2013

uShip Marketplace Partnerships Grow in 2013

uShip’s motto–Ship anything, anywhere, anytime–is the basis for everything that the company works for. Following this motto and working to make uShip a better place both for shippers and carriers, uShip has gained a slew of new Marketplace Partners over the summer. Each of these partners maintains a symbiotic relationship…Read more

Artfact, uShip Deal Addresses Online Auction Buyers’ Big Frustration: Shipping

Artfact, uShip Deal Addresses Online Auction Buyers’ Big Frustration: Shipping

If you’ve ever been an Internet-based virtual buyer at an auction, you realize that few auction houses have adequately addressed the “Now what?” question you invariably ask when faced with shipping after winning an item. To address this issue, uShip has formed a partnership with online auction marketplace Artfact to…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

Oklahoma Tornado Disaster Relief: “Highway to Help” Offers Free Hauling Services

Oklahoma Tornado Disaster Relief: “Highway to Help” Offers Free Hauling Services

Announcement for all carriers, owner-operators, relief workers and volunteers: As our neighbors in Oklahoma continue disaster response efforts, we’d like to highlight the Highway to Help charitable hauling program available NOW on uShip.com. Highway to Help connects people directly with carriers that can move large shipments for FREE or low…Read more

Marketplace Partner Spotlight: What’s Shipping with Proxibid?

Marketplace Partner Spotlight: What’s Shipping with Proxibid?

Guest Contributer: Dana Kaufman, of Proxibid Since January, Proxibid buyers have taken advantage of uShip’s services to ship nearly 200 items throughout the US. Ever wonder what’s being purchased in the Proxibid Marketplace, and shipped to a new home? Well…just about everything! Read on to find out.

Happy Earth Day From the uShip Team

Happy Earth Day From the uShip Team

Happy Earth Day, everyone! At uShip, we believe sustainability is the future of the transport industry. And the future of every industry, for that matter. Efficient, transparent, and cost-conscious solutions to moving freight across the world are a win-win for everyone. The uShip platform began as a simple idea for…Read more