Articles written by: Killian Hagen

DDIY: Don’t Do It Yourself – A Look at Moving Yourself vs Hiring Help

DDIY: Don’t Do It Yourself – A Look at Moving Yourself vs Hiring Help

Moving your stuff yourself may seem to be the cheapest and easiest option — the one where you can leave it until the last minute because you’re on no one’s schedule but your own. But you may not be considering every facet that goes into a DIY move. Long story short,…Read more

Deal Lets BoatUS Members Access Preferred Carrier Network on uShip

Deal Lets BoatUS Members Access Preferred Carrier Network on uShip

BoatUS Members already know getting towed isn’t a bad thing –  specifically when your boat is in the water and you’re in a bind. When it comes to shipping your boat, BoatUS Members can now use their Membership to save when they ship through uShip. uShip and BoatUS have partnered…Read more

Americans–and Their Stuff–Are On the Move

Americans–and Their Stuff–Are On the Move

Summer moving season is truly upon us, that time of year when over 40 million Americans relocate for a multitude of reasons, mostly for jobs and sheer boredom. There’s likely no one single factor influencing where they go and why, we’re human, after all, but that’s what makes uShip’s migration…Read more

5 Ways to Leverage Technology in Your Next Move

5 Ways to Leverage Technology in Your Next Move

“Ugh, time to move [again]. It’s the middle of summer? Great, I’ve always wanted to move in extreme heat. What a #blessed experience.” -Everyone ever. Moving can be hard, but it can also be done smart. Here are five apps you may not know about that will solve those, “oh,…Read more

Shipping Out to Burning Man

Shipping Out to Burning Man

As festival season hits full swing, our friends over at Everfest got to wondering how all the outlandish and enormous art installations find their way to festivals like Burning Man. We sat down to do a little digging – below are some of the coolest items ever shipped to the…Read more

Shipping Wars Episode 100 – Big Stuff and a Predictable Duo

Shipping Wars Episode 100 – Big Stuff and a Predictable Duo

Since January 2012, audiences have been wowed by the challenge the Shipping Wars cast faces in moving the large, unwieldy, and truly bizarre items on uShip. They are even more amazed when shipments make it from A to B problem-free. Well, most of the time. Remember when Jarrett moved the…Read more

FedBid Adds More LTL to uShip Marketplace

FedBid Adds More LTL to uShip Marketplace

We’re excited to announce our partnership with FedBid, the fully managed online marketplace optimizing the way governments and educational institutions buy the goods and services they need. Through this partnership with uShip, Sellers on FedBid can now conveniently estimate shipping costs while building their bids.. Carriers on uShip can also…Read more

A Heart at Full Capacity

A Heart at Full Capacity

It can be hard to find the silver lining in the death of a loved one. In this case, it came in the form of a shipment. 2008 Susan had just lost her uncle who had worked in construction. She was coordinating the shipment of his tractor to her brother, a…Read more

This Trick May Forever Change How You Find Shipments on uShip

This Trick May Forever Change How You Find Shipments on uShip

You’re your own boss. Your own schedule. Your own shipments. That also means trying to run full as much as possible and being a logistical wizard getting it all done. If you haven’t discovered this little trick on uShip when looking for shipments, you just might be leaving a lot…Read more

Shipping Wars Episode Recap: Mighty Morphin Pirate Ship

Shipping Wars Episode Recap: Mighty Morphin Pirate Ship

Episode 1: Jenn kicked off a powerful episode by giving the winning bid to transport two Power Ranger replicas from LA to New Orleans for a child’s birthday party. Although she didn’t fulfill her fantasy of meeting Roseann in LA, she did meet the bad traffic. These replicas were pretty…Read more