uShip UK News

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

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

“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

uShip’s ‘2011 White Van Man of the Year’ Shifts Perceptions, Saves Lives

uShip’s ‘2011 White Van Man of the Year’ Shifts Perceptions, Saves Lives

LONDON — While the typical White Van Man has made a name for himself, Rick Garrison – owner of Newscourier delivery service near Harlow – is doing what he can to improve those perceptions, even if it means saving a life along the way. Rick’s “We Can Help” motto and…Read more

uShip customers are a Green lot!

uShip customers are a Green lot!

Thanks to everyone that completed last month’s Green Survey.  The results were very interesting, and also, very inspiring; 82% of respondants said that they were trying to be more green in their decisions and choices. 91% said that if they have a choice of two suppliers, at the same price,…Read more

Enter our Survey to win £20 of Fuel.

Enter our Survey to win £20 of Fuel.

uShip is undertaking a customer survey to find out just how important a factor the Green and Environmental issues are to consumers, particularly when the Greener option doesn’t come at an increased cost. Click here to take the Green Choices survey We have a quick 6 question tick box survey,…Read more

uShip Couriers really do go the egg-stra mile!

uShip Couriers really do go the egg-stra mile!

This week, uShip UK saw one of its most dazzling delivery requests ever.  A genuine Faberge Egg was listed on uShip for delivery from Glasgow where it was being Auctioned, down to its owner in Windsor. Jimmy NoFaberge Egg as shown here on STV is being auctioned to raise funds for…Read more

Your uShip Profile Page is your biggest asset – Make sure You use it.

As uShip passes the major milestone of 250,000 stories left by customers, its a good opportunity to take stock of the importance of your uShip profile page and how it's working to earn you jobs on uShip, even when you're not even quoting. Unlike some other websites, uShip doesn't hide…Read more

Fair Fuel Petition reaches 15,000 signature mark in days

The Fair Fuel UK Campaign -  www.fairfueluk.com  – which is being backed by the Freight Transport Association, the Road Haulage Association and uShip, has gathered over 15,000** on-line signatures  (in a matter of days) :in support of the government abandoning the fuel duty increase planned on 1st April. Peter Carroll…Read more