Articles written by: Amar Patel

uShip, eBay Deal Puts Spotlight on Larger-Than-Parcel Shipping

uShip, eBay Deal Puts Spotlight on Larger-Than-Parcel Shipping   AUSTIN, Texas – March 10, 2014 – Online shipping marketplace uShip and eBay Inc., one of the largest online marketplaces, today announced that uShip-powered delivery options will be incorporated across eBay categories that frequently contain Larger-Than-Parcel (LTP) items over 150lbs (70kg)…Read more

UK Shipping Wars airs on Channel 4

uShip is once again excited about the UK series premiere of ‘Shipping Wars’ on Channel 4, which will feature uShip and some of our very own UK transporters.  The show’s format opens with uShip, with four professional transport teams competing for large, unwieldy and unusual shipments. The show has already aired on Channel…Read more

5 Things You Can uShip For Less Than… A Season Ticket to Manchester City

5 Things You Can uShip For Less Than… A Season Ticket to Manchester City

The cost of following your favourite football team has fallen in the UK across our top 4 divisions. That said we wondered what you could uShip for less than the cheapest season ticket available in England, which belongs to Manchester City (not that we would ever want to waste even…Read more

What could you move for £86.3 million?

What could you move for £86.3 million?

That is the astronomical sum Real Madrid have coughed up for Welsh ‘galactico’ Gareth Bale. With that amount of crazy money flying around the world of football today, we look at the kinds of shipments Real Madrid could have afforded had they got transport on uShip instead of buying the…Read more

Top 10 Classic Cars transported by uShip

Top 10 Classic Cars transported by uShip

On uShip we have helped to transport 1000s of vehicles over the years. Mostly these cars are your typical run of the mill family runners. However, sometimes we get vehicles so impressive we have to take a moment to sit back and admire their class and beauty. Are there more…Read more

UK Premiere of Shipping Wars to air on 4th March on the History Channel

uShip is buzzing about the UK series premiere of ‘Shipping Wars’ on the History Channel, which will feature uShip and our team.  The show's format opens with uShip, with five professional transport teams competing for large, unwieldy and unusual shipments. The series premiere will air on March 4th at 10…Read more

uShip Secures $18M from Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers to Accelerate Online Shipping Marketplace

uShip.com, the largest and most trusted transportation marketplace, today announced it has closed an $18M round of Series C financing with Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers (KPCB).  Funds will primarily be used to extend the development, sales and marketing of uShip’s commercial freight platform, mobile platform and global presence.  Maritza…Read more

Avoid Transportation Fails

Avoid Transportation Fails

Looks like the driver above should’ve gone to uShip! If you have something large or abnormally sized and want to get transported, check out uShip and our feedback rated transporters (with their vans big enough to fit a plush Barney the Dinosaur)

Tips on how to Transport your Car

Whether you’re moving to the other side of the country or abroad. Sometimes you would prefer not having to drive your car all the way to your destination, in cases such as these it’s wise to use a car transporter. When using uShip to have car transported be sure to…Read more