Lamb Named uShip CEO, Hoover-Salomon Promoted to COO

AUSTIN, Texas – July 25, 2019 – uShip, the logistics technology company for the delivery of big and bulky goods, today announced CTO Kris Lamb has been named the company’s new CEO, replacing chief executive Mike Williams. The company has also promoted EVP of Operations Heather Hoover-Salomon to Chief Operating Officer.  “Kris is uniquely qualified… Read More

uShip’s ‘In-Home Delivery’ Enhanced for Online Furniture Sellers

Instant shipping rates, integrated checkout, and curated carrier networks deliver a better buyer experience AUSTIN, Texas, March 20, 2019 – uShip, the logistics technology platform for large-item transport, today announced the expansion of In-Home Delivery, a suite of technology tools that gives e-commerce sellers a competitive advantage in the booming $50 billion online furniture market. … Read More

Report: 1 in 5 Consumers Getting Holiday Deliveries Already Feel Behind Schedule Buying Gifts

New uShip “Shipping Stress Test” report reveals e-commerce holiday boom is not without its issues Austin, Texas – November 15, 2018 – uShip, the logistics technology company, released its “Shipping Stress Test” report that found one in five consumers getting holiday deliveries already feel behind schedule buying gifts; holiday shoppers also list expensive shipping fees… Read More

Oversized Delivery Insights Report Unearths Buyers’ Biggest Pain Points

uShip reveals room for improvement in the emerging oversized e-commerce landscape AUSTIN, Texas – August 09, 2018 – uShip, the logistics technology company, released its Oversized E-Commerce Delivery Insights Report today, which revealed that of consumers who have made an oversized e-commerce purchase in the past year, over one in five (21%) have ordered something… Read More

uShip Debuts Delivery Service for Oversized E-Commerce, Doubles Delivery Volume

AUSTIN, Texas—June 27, 2018—uShip, the logistics technology company, today announced it has launched an in-home delivery service for e-commerce merchants selling large, heavy goods online. The company also says its delivery volume has doubled over the past three years. This fixed price, white glove service helps online sellers better compete with Amazon, Walmart, and big-box… Read More

Florida Crowned Shipping Capital of America in New uShip Report

AUSTIN, Texas — March 28, 2018 — With this summer’s moving season just around the corner, a new report — America, We Ship — reveals that Florida is the nation’s most active state for shipping large items like cars, furniture, and boats. In 2017, shipping platform uShip saw Florida rank No. 1 per capita with… Read More

Barely legal: 5 hot imports you can finally drive on American roads in 2018

By Jeff Zurschmeide, Staff Reporter, Digital Trends  /  It’s a well-known fact that many of the hottest exotic cars in the world aren’t sold in the United States. The reason is simple: our government won’t allow any automaker to sell cars here unless they pass the Department of Transportation crash tests. That means sacrificing several cars to… Read More

Digitization and E-commerce Continues to Reshape Forwarding Marketplace

Patrick Burnson, Executive Editor, Supply Chain Management Review and Logistics Management  /  Forwarders now need to ramp up the value-add visibility services in an effort to boost revenues and keep shippers happy.  / Real revenue and volume growth in the air and sea freight forwarding markets was remarkably similar globally, but this disguises significant differences across… Read More

5 Affordable Tiny Homes For the Perfect Cross-Country Road Trip

Amber C. Snider, Home & Design Editor, The Culture Trip  /  This Oregon-based company is capitalizing on the “tiny homes” movement in a big way—and their mobile rustic creations are not only adorable, they’re also pretty affordable too.  / This Oregon-based company is capitalizing on the “tiny homes” movement in a big way—and their mobile rustic… Read More