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uShip Named to AutoRemarketing’s Power 300

uShip Named to AutoRemarketing’s Power 300

AutoRemarketing Magazine, the preeminent publication in the after-market vehicle industry, has recognized uShip in its ‘The Power 300′ rankings. The results were recently published in the magazine’s annual report. As described by AutoRemarketing, The Power 300 is a compilation and listing of the most influential, innovative, impactful, and, of course,…Read more

Google Takes Another Step Forward With Drone Delivery System

Google Takes Another Step Forward With Drone Delivery System

Rumor has it that Project Wing, a secret drone program that’s been running for two years at Google X, the company’s research lab, has made some significant progress recently after finishing it’s initial testing. According to an article on theatlantic.com, in initial design phases Google decided on an unusual design called…Read more

America’s Top 5 Boat Shows: When and Where to go?

America’s Top 5 Boat Shows: When and Where to go?

The summer months are nearly coming to a close, but that’s not to say that outdoor enthusiasts don’t have enough time to enjoy the remaining warm weather. One of the best things about the warmest season of the year is that to beat the heat, nature lovers will take to…Read more

Hurting at the pump? Not Diesel Guys!

Hurting at the pump? Not Diesel Guys!

Diesel fuel prices are a bit of an anomaly in the energy industry. In fact, the cost of diesel continues to steadily decline as the expense of fuel moves in the opposite direction. Citing the U.S. Department of Energy’s Energy Information Administration, Overdrive Magazine recently reported that the price of…Read more

The New Wave of Business on uShip

The New Wave of Business on uShip

uShip Mobile uShip’s All-New Mobile App is Quickly Becoming the Gateway to Doing Business on uShip One step. Huge rewards. Here’s what you may be missing: 1. The ability to find new shipments – and view active ones. Think of it as a dashboard for your shipments. Everything in its…Read more

Summertime Moving: 5 Tips You Need to Know

Summertime Moving: 5 Tips You Need to Know

Although the summer months are technically winding down, that’s not to say homeowners and families across the country aren’t packing their belongings and moving to a new location. Whether the trek is short or far, home relocation is never an easy task, especially if the weather isn’t on your side….Read more

The Trucking Industry Must Adapt to Succeed

The Trucking Industry Must Adapt to Succeed

Despite the recent suggestions that the trucking industry is in decline due to increased regulations and driver shortages, a new report released from the American Trucking Associations found contrary evidence. According to its “U.S. Freight Transportation Forecast to 2025,” the overall freight tonnage will grow more than 23 percent from…Read more

Yes We CANville!

Yes We CANville!

And you CAN too! uShip just completed our 2 week long canned food drive as part of CANville – the Capital Area Food Bank’s (CAFB) annual drive organized by BuildASign.com. The initiative consists of community minded businesses collecting monetary donations and physical cans to donate to the CAFB. Collectively, participating…Read more

Inside the Black Box of LTL’s General Rate Increases

Inside the Black Box of LTL’s General Rate Increases

Why Small Shippers Take LTL Carriers’ General Rate Increases in the Shorts General Rate Increases (or GRIs) are the black box of shipping and logistics. The average shipper typically knows very little of the LTL carriers’ annual rate increases of between 4-6 percent, other than possibly coming across the news…Read more

Reality Check: uShip CEO Matt Chasen Shares ‘Shipping Wars’ Backstory

Reality Check: uShip CEO Matt Chasen Shares ‘Shipping Wars’ Backstory

uShip CEO Matt Chasen re-invented the shipping industry 10 years ago by allowing shippers and transporters to connect through uShip.com to ship large or unwieldy items. The concept opened itself to shipping anything – cars, boats, animals, freight; even a giant doomsday bunker. And now every week millions of viewers…Read more