Shipping Wars

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

Another uShip Dynamic Duo: Tamera and Todd Sturgis

Another uShip Dynamic Duo: Tamera and Todd Sturgis

Ask any married couple. Living together is one thing. But working together? Whole different ball game. Then there’s Tamera and Todd Sturgis, owners of He is With Her Transport LLC and the latest trucking couple on A&E’s Shipping Wars, which features uShip. After 20 years of running a successful trucking…Read more

Now Playing: Shipping Wars Season Premiere & uShip’s Roy Tribute

Now Playing: Shipping Wars Season Premiere & uShip’s Roy Tribute

Fans of A&E original hit series Shipping Wars—which features uShip—will be thrilled to know a new season kicks off tomorrow night at 10/9c on A&E. In case you haven’t watched the show, it follows a group of independent transporters as they haul seemingly unshippable items to every corner of the country. This…Read more

Remembering Roy: “It’s like a bubble bath for your mind”

Remembering Roy:  “It’s like a bubble bath for your mind”

The uShip family was deeply saddened to hear of Roy Garber’s passing on January 17.   We’ve known Roy a long time, nearly 5 years since he joined uShip as a service provider in February 2009.  In 2011, he was cast for Shipping Wars and in 2012, as the show…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

Shipping Wars’ Impact on uShip.com

Shipping Wars’ Impact on uShip.com

It’s important to plan ahead for times of high site traffic – especially following a TV premiere of a show that is based on your company like Shipping Wars, an A&E reality series that follows six carriers as they complete shipments they have competed for on uShip. While we were…Read more

They’re Baaack! ‘Shipping Wars’ Season 5 Premieres Dec. 3 @ 10/9c

They’re Baaack! ‘Shipping Wars’ Season 5 Premieres Dec. 3 @ 10/9c

Marc, Jarrett, Jennifer, Roy, Chris and Robbie are back for more — and they’re going to blow your mind!   The newest season – Season 5 – of A&E’s ”Shipping Wars” (which features uShip) premieres December 3 with back-to-back episodes at 10/9c. Not familiar with Shipping Wars?  No problem.  Here’s what you need to know: The show…Read more

Bleep Count Final Standings [Shipping Wars]

Bleep Count Final Standings [Shipping Wars]

“Shipping Wars” is officially on a mid-season break, which means the final standings for the Bleep Count are in. Roy bleeped his way to the top early on while Marc, Chris and Jenn bleeped it out all Season. It wasn’t until the bee episode that Marc really gained some bleep…Read more

Wheels on the Pub Go Round and Round – Arcade Games and Bicycle Pub [Shipping Wars Recap]

Wheels on the Pub Go Round and Round – Arcade Games and Bicycle Pub [Shipping Wars Recap]

Pedal Pub: Jarrett doesn’t think through loading the Pedal Pub before he goes to pick it up (surprise! surprise!), even after studying under Marc two weeks ago. After loading the Pedal Pub with some help from the customer, Jarrett decides to pick up a side load of sod. The sod…Read more

Bees Aren’t The Only Things That Fly – Bleep Count ‘Bidder Bee-ware’ [Shipping Wars]

Bees Aren’t The Only Things That Fly – Bleep Count ‘Bidder Bee-ware’ [Shipping Wars]

In Episode 47, “Bidder Bee-ware” we got caught in a swarm of bleeps. When Marc hauled almost 4 million bees over 1,000 miles, he not only lost some of his load, the bees stung repeatedly and consequently let some curse words fly. The bees coaxed a whopping 17 bleeps from…Read more