Post Tagged with: "Shippers"

Red Light Cameras in 2013: What They Mean for The Trucking Industry

Red Light Cameras in 2013: What They Mean for The Trucking Industry

When it comes to accidents involving tractor-trailers and smaller vehicles in the United States, there’s often an unspoken assumption that truck drivers are to blame most of the time. The idea that four-wheel motorists are most often the victims of careless truck driving in these accidents is apparent both in…Read more

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

Ship Happens – Freight News Roundup – July 9

Ship Happens – Freight News Roundup – July 9

It’s our second week of the Freight News Roundup! Every Monday, we’re bringing the uShip community posts and articles about the transportation industry, transport policy and technology, and recent trucking news. Here’s a selection of great articles we came across last week. Obama Set to Sign Highway Bill Friday – Transport…Read more

“My uShip” Updated for Easier Navigation

“My uShip” Updated for Easier Navigation

We have updated the left-hand navigation within the My uShip screen to make it easier for you to find the information and tools you are looking for from this central location. Everything has been consolidated into expandable sections – you can either click on the main section title or expand…Read more

Business Shipping Alert: When ‘Your Guy’ Just Doesn’t Cut It

Business Shipping Alert: When ‘Your Guy’ Just Doesn’t Cut It

Preface: Conor has been speaking one-on-one with business shippers by phone, collecting valuable feedback from some of our best customers. Conor, Marketing Associate for uShip.com: Oftentimes, when you speak to business owners that ship items on a regular basis, they will tell you about their “guy.”  What the customer is…Read more

Q&A With Heather Hoover, Manager of Community, Trust and Safety

Q&A With Heather Hoover, Manager of Community, Trust and Safety

As part of her job as uShip’s Community, Trust & Safety Manager, Heather Hoover and her team field a lot of questions. Having helped our users solve every type of problem, we talk to Heather to learn what it really takes to have a smooth shipment transaction. What are some…Read more

Find Shipments in Your Area with Map Area Search

Find Shipments in Your Area with Map Area Search

Now you can find shipments in your area even easier with map area search, the newest uShip tool for Service Providers. uShip has integrated Google maps technology to help you locate all of the shipments in any area of the map. To use map area search visit find shipments, click…Read more

Five Unexpected Ways to Save on uShip

Five Unexpected Ways to Save on uShip

You already know that uShip is a great place to find transporters for a car, house, or boat. But did you know we have thousands of movers specializing in everything from shipping antiques and artwork to heavy equipment and horses? As the largest online shipping marketplace, we can help you to move almost anything. …Read more

World’s Largest Truck Convoy Drives Donations

World’s Largest Truck Convoy Drives Donations

The Special Olympics is once again hosting the World’s Largest Truck Convoy to help raise money for its events. We’re always happy to hear about members of the transportation industry who go out of their way to help others. The Special Olympics has long realized the giving spirit of our…Read more

The Greatest Moves of All Time – USS Cole and the Nauset Lighthouse

The Greatest Moves of All Time – USS Cole and the Nauset Lighthouse

We have a lot of large shipments on uShip, but nothing quite compared to these mega-moves.  Tuesday we examined moving London Bridge and the A380, Yesterday was shipping Egyptian obelisks and freeing Willy.  Today: the USS Cole and the Nauset Lighthouse.