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

uShip Names Kris Lamb New Chief Technology Officer  

AUSTIN, Texas—Jan. 30, 2018—uShip, the logistics technology company that makes it easy, fast, and affordable to ship large goods and freight, today announced long-time enterprise technology executive Kris Lamb has joined the company as Chief Technology Officer. Previously Lamb served as vice president and general manager of cloud security at Austin-based Forcepoint. He brings more… Read More

uShip Raises $25M Series D to Fund Next Wave of Logistics Automation

AUSTIN, Texas — (BUSINESS WIRE) — uShip, the online shipping marketplace and freight automation software provider, today announced the close of a $25M Series D round led by DB Schenker, one of the world’s largest logistics companies and an existing uShip partner. DB Schenker’s funding comes on the heels of unprecedented investment in logistics and supply… Read More

Mike Williams Named uShip CEO

AUSTIN, Texas—Feb. 8, 2017—uShip, the online shipping marketplace and freight automation software provider, today announced enterprise software veteran Mike Williams has joined the company as Chief Executive Officer and board member. uShip also announced that Jim Martell, a 40-year veteran of the logistics industry, has been named Executive Chairman of uShip’s board. Martell served as… Read More

uShip Sees 2016 Growth As Freight Automation Disrupts Logistics Landscape

Enterprise, SMBs, Consumers Seeking Faster, Easier, Cheaper Transport Find It With uShip AUSTIN, Texas–(BUSINESS WIRE)–uShip, the online shipping marketplace and freight automation software provider, today announced several key milestones, as well as traction within its freight automation initiative serving enterprise customers, less-than-truckload (LTL) shipping customers and consumers within freight’s “forgotten” $26 billion larger-than-parcel (LTP) market…. Read More

Austin American-Statesman Names uShip Among 2016 Top Austin Workplaces

Austin, Texas – Nov. 14, 2016 – uShip has been awarded a 2016 Top Workplaces honor by the Austin American-Statesman. The Top Workplaces lists are based solely on the results of an employee feedback survey administered by WorkplaceDynamics, LLC, a leading research firm that specializes in organizational health and workplace improvement. Several aspects of workplace… Read More

uShip Signs Exclusive Contract with DB Schenker to Automate Road Freight

Expanded uShip PRO platform fundamentally reinvents transportation management for enterprise shippers, freight brokers and 3PLs July 06, 2016 8:00 AM EDT AUSTIN, Texas–(BUSINESS WIRE)–uShip, the online shipping marketplace and freight automation software provider, has partnered with DB Schenker, one of the world’s largest logistics companies, to power ‘Drive4Schenker,’ an online trucking platform launching later this year…. Read More

uShip LTL Marketplace Surges 228%, Adds UPS Freight®

Shippers save 15-30 percent by circumventing freight contracts and going direct   June 15, 2016 08:00 AM Eastern Daylight Time   AUSTIN, Texas–(BUSINESS WIRE)–uShip announced today that its online less-than-truckload (LTL) instant-rate marketplace grew 228 percent in Q1 2016 compared to the same period last year as shippers circumvented their freight contracts in today’s soft… Read More

uShip Unveils State of ShipTech Predictions

‘Sharing Economy’ Startups Face Do-or-Die in Back Half of 2016 as VC Funding Slows   May 03, 2016 07:30 AM Eastern Daylight Time   AUSTIN, Texas–(BUSINESS WIRE)–While overzealous investments have kept many ‘ShipTech’ delivery startups running in recent years, the ongoing slowdown in tech venture funding has forced many to return to fundamentals, if not… Read More