13 Things to keep in mind about Holiday Shipping

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The holidays are here and it’s time to send those Christmas gifts to friends, family, and loved-ones across town and across the nation.  No matter how many years you’ve been shipping, the industry changes rules and regulations and we’re here to make sure you know what counts.  We want to make sure your presents get…

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Holiday Shipping Deadlines 2015

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Holiday Shipping Deadlines

The Holidays are almost here but so are your packages because you haven’t sent them yet.  Don’t worry you still have some time.  Take a look at the schedule below to get an idea of how long you can wait to send your gifts before you pay more for shipping than you did for the…

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Will UPS Inject “Surge” Pricing for the Holidays like Uber?

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Uber uses “Surge” pricing to set the rates for their fares…so as demand increase so does the rate for the same trip when demand is lower.  This is something the airlines and other industries have used for years as well.  UPS has been hinting at this for a number of years but we don’t think…

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Take a look at our intro video.  We hope it explains the essence of how ZipShipit can save our customers time and money.  We want to make shipping simple, convenient, competitive, and less expensive.

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Amazon & Uber vs. UPS & FedEx

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With the rise of shipping costs, retailers are taking things into their own hands. Just today a Wall Street Journal article mentions Amazon’s possible partnership with Uber to have their packages delivered by everyday people.  Not only that but Amazon has been testing the use of drones to delivery their packages as well. With these…

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