uShip in the Media

What They’re Sayin’ About ‘Shipping Wars’

What They’re Sayin’ About ‘Shipping Wars’

A&E’s new real-life series ‘Shipping Wars‘ (which features uShip.com) has been receiving some nice reviews and visibility — but what’s not to like about a giant gnome and American’s independent truckers?  Tune in Tuesdays at 9/8C to catch all the action, only on A&E.  Here’s a run-down of the buzz……Read more

uShip Featured in A&E’s New Reality Series ‘Shipping Wars’ Premiering Jan. 10

uShip Featured in A&E’s New Reality Series ‘Shipping Wars’ Premiering Jan. 10

A&E just announced that its latest original real-life series — “Shipping Wars“ — premieres January 10.  We’re excited to write that uShip plays a significant role as the show follows independent truckers on uShip who competitively bid against each other to transport over-sized, bulky and truly bizarre loads found on…Read more

Overdrive Celebrates 50 Years with Owner-Operator Retrospective

Overdrive Celebrates 50 Years with Owner-Operator Retrospective

Overdrive Magazine, the top business publication for owner-operators, is celebrating its 50th Anniversary this year.  As part of that milestone, it’s publishing a number of retrospective pieces that focus on where the trucking industry has been, how far it’s come and what it’s meant to the owner-operator.  Whether you’ve been…Read more

uShip Takes Home Austin Business Environment Award

uShip Takes Home Austin Business Environment Award

At last night’s 2011 Greater Austin Business Awards dinner, uShip took home top honors in the Environment category (medium sized businesses) for both its external and internal stance on sustainability. The Austin Chamber of Commerces annually recognizes small, medium and large businesses that in shine in six categories, including Environment,…Read more

CNBC: uShip Offering Unique, High Tech Moving Alternative

CNBC:  uShip Offering Unique, High Tech Moving Alternative

We were honored to host CNBC in uShip’s Austin’s offices last week as their team gathered footage for a summer moving story being prepared for its ‘Power Lunch‘ show, one of the top news programs for influential business decision makers and is viewed by approximately a quarter-million people on the…Read more

uShip-Led ‘Green Transport Network’ Helping UK Van Drivers Reduce CO2 Emissions

uShip-Led ‘Green Transport Network’ Helping UK Van Drivers Reduce CO2 Emissions

Hey, van drivers, do you know your shoe size?  How about your carbon footprint? While you easily know the answer to the first question, chances are you’re a bit stumped on the second. To help you quickly find the answer – and ways to reduce your transportation business’ carbon impact…Read more

uShip CEO Matt Chasen Wins Austin Under 40 Award

uShip CEO Matt Chasen Wins Austin Under 40 Award

Last Saturday, uShip CEO Matt Chasen was selected to receive the Austin Under 40 Award in the Business and Entrepreneurship category. This is a great honor and testimony to Matt’s incredible achievements since founding the company in 2004. Congrats, Matt! Matt faced formidable competition from Jayson Rapaport of Bird’s Barbership,…Read more

TV Report: Farmers Saving Big on Transport Through uShip

TV Report: Farmers Saving Big on Transport Through uShip

On our way back from the Ritchie Bros. Auction site in Orlando last week, the uShip team had the opportunity to speak with This Week in Louisiana Agriculture for a report on farm transport. Reporter Kristen Oaks describes how with uShip, farmers can easily ship goods and equipment from the seat…Read more

eBay Radio Interviews uShip Motors Manager Dean Xeros

eBay Radio Interviews uShip Motors Manager Dean Xeros

On January 25, uShip’s Dean Xeros had the opportunity to explain to eBay Radio listeners how uShip can save time and money on large item delivery. Dean answers some excellent questions from the show’s hosts, Griff and Lee, including:  How eBay sellers can provide an estimate on shipping costs prior…Read more

‘The Shipping Network’ Going Viral: Reviews and Buzz

‘The Shipping Network’ Going Viral: Reviews and Buzz

uShip’s parody of “The Social Network” movie trailer has received quite a bit of chatter across the Interweb since it got noticed a few days ago (Dec. 20). Below is a collection of reviews and critiques found on Twitter, blogs and news sites. As a point of reference, here’s the…Read more