5 Life-Saving Ways uShip Works for Last-Minute Shipping

We’ve all been there. Life gets busy, and you suddenly realize that the relocation move, vehicle shipment, or motorcycle shipment you were supposed to book has crept up on you – and you’re left with a last-minute shipping conundrum. You’re now scrambling to find a shipping company to get the job done, only to find… Read More

10 Vintage Shipments You’d Have to Explain to Your Teenager

Year after year — now nearly 15 in all at uShip — the items that get shipped through our online transport marketplace never cease to amaze. This is especially true with the vintage and antique items that find their way into transporters’ trucks and trailers, en route to a new home or owner. This year… Read More

Report: 34% of Americans More Likely to Buy Oversized Items Online Today

For those selling large items online, there’s a tremendous opportunity head. Furniture and home furnishings are one of the fastest growing segments of online e-retail due in large part to American’s comfort with buying oversized items online. To further explore this trend, uShip recently produced a report – Realities in Oversized E-Commerce Delivery in the Amazon… Read More

uShip’s New In-Home Furniture Delivery Helps Online Sellers Compete with Amazon

One of the fastest growing segments of the $450 billion U.S. e-commerce market is large, bulky goods, such as furniture, home furnishings, antiques, mattresses, treadmills and more. eMarketer predicts revenue from online furniture and home furnishings sales will reach $42.7 billion by next year, while Furniture Today, a leading online furniture news source, reported that U.S…. Read More

uShip Launches ‘My Contract Rates’ for LTL Shippers

Shippers are often hesitant to switch their less-than-truckload freight operations to another provider. Why? They’re often worried about potentially losing a discounted contract or lowered base rate in the process. Why fix it if it ain’t broken, right? A new feature from uShip — My Contract Rates — addresses this concern. Now, when businesses switch… Read More

6 Paths to Low LTL Rates, Discounts, Refunds on uShip    

Money makes the world go ‘round. It also drives less-than-truckload freight decisions of most business shippers. But freight rates are just one aspect of being a cost-conscious shipper. Here are six ways uShip can help you get great rates AND reduce overall freight costs: Carrier Competition. When 30+ top national and regional LTL carriers go… Read More