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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

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

Transporters Warming to Tablets for Business, Interest Doubles in Single Year

Transporters Warming to Tablets for Business, Interest Doubles in Single Year

It seems every technology goes through this cycle – a new product hits the market, gains market share, and then replicas and wannabes flood the market, only to cause consumer buying confusion due to an overabundance of choice.  The PC market had it. Cell phones did it. And now tablets…Read more

The Cheapest Way to Move Out of State: Don’t Do It Yourself

The Cheapest Way to Move Out of State: Don’t Do It Yourself

What is the absolute cheapest way to move out of state or move your stuff out of storage? The answer is simple: Choose a professional, reliable moving company that actively competes for your business. You might think renting a U-Haul or Penske truck and spending a couple days on the road is the…Read more

uShip Mobile Survey: Truck Drivers Prefer Android over iPhone 2-to-1

uShip Mobile Survey:  Truck Drivers Prefer Android over iPhone 2-to-1

Today uShip released the results of its third annual mobile usage survey, designed to give the industry some insights into how over-the-road truck drivers are using their mobile phones, apps and other wireless devices for business.  Over the coming days, we’ll be rolling out various pieces from this survey, including data that shows increased mobile…Read more

uShip Spoofs Viral Videos, Goes “Gangnam Style,” Suggests “Call Me Maybe?”

"Oscars" awarded to video contest teams at uShip HQ

Around this time two years ago, we posted a parody of “The Social Network” that went viral pretty quickly— and with the best of intentions, the ‘Ship is at it again. Today we’re posting the first (and probably best) two of several videos we made last month. We’ll be posting…Read more

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

Hurricane Sandy: uShip’s ‘Highway to Help’ and Avoiding a ‘Second Wave Disaster’

Hurricane Sandy: uShip’s ‘Highway to Help’ and Avoiding a ‘Second Wave Disaster’

UPDATE: uShip now has 6 urgent shipments of relief supplies headed to the NY/NJ coastal areas affected by Hurricane Sandy. If you can help haul these shipments, please email us at highwaytohelp@uship.com or find these shipments under the “Charitable” category on uShip.com/Find. When we encounter disasters like Hurricane Sandy that devastated much of…Read more

Freight News Roundup – Hurricane Sandy Halts Shipping and Transport, Destroys Roads in Northeast US

Freight News Roundup – Hurricane Sandy Halts Shipping and Transport, Destroys Roads in Northeast US

  Every week, we’re bringing the uShip community posts and articles about the transportation industry, transport policy and technology, and recent trucking news. This week, Hurricane Sandy has had an enormous effect on the transportation of goods to and from the Northeast United States.  The Freight News Roundup below includes many…Read more

TOP THAT! Trucker Hat Contest – Win $100

TOP THAT! Trucker Hat Contest – Win $100

Do you own a trucker hat – or an entire collection? Submit it to uShip’s TOP THAT! Trucker Hat Photo Contest on Facebook for a chance to win $100. Two winners will receive $100 Visa cards – one will be for the greatest number of likes and shares on our Photo Contest tab…Read more