USHIP REPORT SHOWS 1 IN 6 OVERSIZED-ITEM BUYERS FEEL PRESSURE TO HAVE INSTAGRAM-WORTHY DÉCOR

Dream Décor Report also reveals consumer impatience with high shipping costs when buying oversized items AUSTIN, Texas – August 28, 2019 – It looks like there’s a new social media influencer in town: home décor. According to a new Dream Décor study from logistics technology platform uShip, one in six (18%) Americans who’ve purchased an oversized… Read More

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

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