Post Tagged with: "eBay"

7 Best Sites For Buying Unique Vintage Furniture (and uShipping it home)

7 Best Sites For Buying Unique Vintage Furniture (and uShipping it home)

If you’ve ever lived on a budget or set up a small office in an urban jungle, then had to assemble some semblance of a “home” in either case–  you’ve likely explored a few of the standard options for cheap furniture: IKEA, Goodwill, garage sales, Craigslist and the like. But…Read more

uShip Providing Free Shipping in eBay Motors’ New Car Sale Promo

uShip Providing Free Shipping in eBay Motors’ New Car Sale Promo

From October 18-21, 20 cars, trucks, SUVs are up for sale on eBay Motors, as part of its ‘Drop, Drop & Shop’ New Car Sale promotion.  To sweeten the deal for buyers, uShip has teamed up with eBay Motors to provide buyers with free vehicle shipping within the contiguous 48 states. Here’s how the…Read more

Earth Day 2012: Meet the ‘Prius Trucker’

Earth Day 2012:  Meet the ‘Prius Trucker’

Among the 250,000 registered carriers on uShip there are some truly colorful characters. Without a doubt, the greenest, most eco-friendly of them all is green tech “trucker” Adam Winters. But you won’t find Adam driving a Class 8 rig or even a Ford F550.  Adam drives a Toyota Prius. Five…Read more

Load Board + LinkedIn + eBay = uShip Pro [Invite-Only Beta Now Open]

Load Board + LinkedIn + eBay = uShip Pro  [Invite-Only Beta Now Open]

uShip has grown into the largest transportation exchange in the world with over 1 million shipping customers, 10,000+ brokers and 200,000+ carriers moving billions of dollars worth of freight since we started in 2004. With a high volume of loads passing through our site, uShip is now offering frequent shippers…Read more

Did It Ship? LEGO White House (President, Rose Garden, Staff Sold Separately)

Did It Ship? LEGO White House (President, Rose Garden, Staff Sold Separately)

Yes, it did.  A LEGO replica of the White House was recently shipped 1800 miles from El Paso, Texas, to Bellaire, Ohio, to be placed in the Toy and Plastic Brick Museum, which apparently is the unofficial LEGO museum.  The 100-lb structure stands 3’ high, 5’6” long and just over…Read more

Cool eBay Motors Finds of the Week

Cool eBay Motors Finds of the Week

Believe it or not, a passenger car sells on eBay Motors every 90 seconds.  And most of the $2.2B in vehicles purchased on the site –3 of every 4, in fact — are to buyers outside the state of the seller, meaning auto shippers and vehicle transport companies are plenty…Read more

How to Deal with “Local Pickup Only” on eBay

How to Deal with “Local Pickup Only” on eBay

Ever come across that perfect item on eBay, only to find out it’s listed for “local pickup only”? Not to worry! uShip can help you bring large items within local reach for the best possible price. Common on many auctions for oversized items (cars, boats, pianos, appliances, heavy equipment, etc.),…Read more

Making eBay Shipping Easy with uShip

Making eBay Shipping Easy with uShip

One of the uShip features that we are proudest of is our eBay integration. Thanks to our eBay tools, we have helped eBay users complete over $30 Million in shipments, resulting in millions of dollars of savings.  We’ve heard from many buyers and sellers who use uShip in a variety…Read more

eBay Overhaul

eBay Overhaul

Over the past couple weeks, eBay has undergone several major changes—Meg Whitman retiring, John Donahoe taking over as CEO, changes in fee structure, the acquisition of Fraud Sciences by PayPal, and more. uShip is a very popular resource among eBay sellers and buyers, so I read blogs such as Scot…Read more

Falling Dollar Invigorates US Exports

Falling Dollar Invigorates US Exports

The dollar, on a steady decline in value throughout 2007 that was exacerbated this summer by a credit crisis in the consumer lending market, hit an all-time low against the Euro today. Whereas one US dollar bought 78 Euro cents a year ago, a greenback buys only 68 cents of…Read more