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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

How to Store a Vehicle the Right Way – Storage Checklist

How to Store a Vehicle the Right Way – Storage Checklist

If you own a vintage or luxury car, you’re probably all too aware of the additional care needed to maintain, transport and store those vehicles. Priority number one is to protect it from the elements and theft. But if you don’t always have an enclosed space in which to store…Read more

Three More uShip Payments Improvements

Three More uShip Payments Improvements

Based on service provider and customer feedback, we’ve made a few more quick improvements to the uShip Payments system.

uShip Addressing Transporters’ Concerns over Unresponsive, ‘Window Shipping’ Customers

uShip Addressing Transporters’ Concerns over Unresponsive, ‘Window Shipping’ Customers

Two of the biggest concerns we hear from transporters on uShip are about shipping customers who are 1) unresponsive to questions and 2) just “window shipping” with little or no intent to actually ship. We consider these to be low-quality listings, and we’ve been taking a closer look at these…Read more

Finding a Household Mover — Better Online or Offline? Part I: Customer Satisfaction

Finding a Household Mover — Better Online or Offline? Part I: Customer Satisfaction

uShip CEO & Founder Matt Chasen takes a look under the hood of moving and shipping to see how it’s evolving and the innovations shaping how customers and transporters do business. On a recent NPR Marketplace piece, Online competitors move in on shippers, the question was posed, “Are consumers better off…Read more

What Moves You? NPR’s Marketplace Profiles uShip in Moving Industry Story

What Moves You? NPR’s Marketplace Profiles uShip in Moving Industry Story

Whether you’re a service provider or shipping customer, this should be of interest.  uShip was included in a piece on Marketplace, the nationwide personal and business finance program from American Public Radio (and heard on nearly 500 NPR stations).  uShip CEO Matt Chasen is a part of a 3-4 minute…Read more

uShip.com and OnlyInBoards.com Announce Partnership

uShip.com and OnlyInBoards.com Announce Partnership

OnlyInBoards.com has selected uShip as its transportation partner for online sales of wakeboard, ski and inboard boats and accessories. OnlyInBoards.com has integrated uShip’s shipping price estimator into their classified listings, allowing their shoppers to get instant transportation estimates and easily list their new purchases to start getting bids. With more…Read more

Boats.com & Yachtworld.com Add uShip Transport Quotes

Boats.com & Yachtworld.com Add uShip Transport Quotes

  Boats.com and Yachtworld.com have selected uShip as their exclusive transportation partner for all North American boat and yacht purchases. Boats.com and Yachtworld.com make up the largest marine Internet marketplace, allowing consumers, manufacturers, resellers and other marine businesses to buy and sell boats online. Highlights of the Partnership: Boats.com and…Read more

Partnership With Copart Boosts Vehicle Shipments

Partnership With Copart Boosts Vehicle Shipments

Our new partnership with Copart, one of the world’s largest online remarketers of vehicles, is filling the uShip site with hundreds of new listings for cars, boats, recreational vehicles and other profitable shipments. Copart operates 146 auction facilities around the world and sells cars, trucks, motorcycles, boats, recreational vehicles and powersports equipment to dismantlers, rebuilders…Read more