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Can You Ship Alcohol?

A nice bottle of wine or a six-pack of craft beers make excellent gifts, but shipping alcohol presents some serious challenges for U. S. consumers. If you’re interested in mailing alcohol,
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How To Ship a TV

If you're planning to ship a television, there are a few things to keep in mind. First, make sure to get a shipping container that's large enough to fit your
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How to Ship Internationally

Shipping internationally can be a complex and daunting task. A litany of options for shipping things across the border and around the world are available, but knowing how to ship
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What Makes a Good Customs Brokerage?

One of the most important aspects of starting importing or exporting operations is ensuring legal compliance every step of the way. From having the right customs paperwork completed correctly, following
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What Is Media Mail?

Every company and individual looks for ways to save money, and media mail offers a solution for anyone shipping educational materials. The U. S. Postal Service (USPS) launched its Media Mail
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Understanding Shipping with Dunnage

Packages need protection. When you order a product, you want it to arrive in one piece. Without dunnage, far fewer deliveries would end with satisfied customers. Dunnage cushions delicate items, keeps
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How To Ship Plants

The transportation industry is booming with online ordering, so it’s no big surprise that people want to know how to ship plants. Whether you’re moving cross country or you want
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Ship The Way You've Always Wanted

uShip helps you find and book with the right feedback-rated transporter who can haul your large items at the right price. Our technology makes rates and tracking transparent from pickup to delivery.