UBlog - Unishippers

Welcome to UBlog! Here you’ll find helpful shipping tips and answers to some of the most common shipment conundrums and questions our customers ask about. And, because we know that shipping isn’t the main focus of your business, we’ll also feature advice about other areas of your business – like getting your team tech-savvy and how to hire the right people. Check back twice a month for new posts, and as always, happy shipping!

Nurturing Brand Identity

An effective brand identity goes far beyond a cool logo or sexy color scheme. It’s more than a memorable name or a catchy tagline. A good brand identity encompasses more...

Don’t Let Your Shipping Get You Under the Weather

Brrrr. In most parts of the country, the temperature is starting to inch downward. On top of that, millions of people are still recovering from seasonal events such as hurricane-related...

4 Ways to Save on Inbound Shipping

When it comes to shipping, many small and mid-size business owners tend to focus on maximizing efficiency with outbound shipments while overlooking potential savings for inbound ones. Intrigued? Read on!...

Deciphering Small Package Terms & Conditions

Have you read every word of your carrier’s service guide? We didn’t think so. But have no fear! Unishippers has 30+ years of experience in all things shipping and we’ve...

Millennials in the Workplace

Each generation of workers comes with their own set of unique skills and perspectives. Understanding your employees and utilizing their individual strengths will not only help your growing business to...

How to Create Mailing Lists in Express Manager

Creating labels for multiple shipments at the same time doesn’t have to be a headache! From sending customer appreciation gifts to the mass shipping of documents, creating custom mailing lists...

How to Manage and Create Commodity List

If you repeatedly ship the same commodities and dislike repetitive tasks, we’ve got your back (and your sanity)! You can create a searchable Commodity List on Unishippers Freight Manager so...

How to Set Up a Default Commodity in Freight Manager

If you ship the exact same thing the majority of the time, this handy feature on Freight Manager is for you! By creating a Default Commodity, your shipment information will...

Resolving Workplace Conflict

While the recent presidential election may be over, the state of politics is still a common topic of conversation among coworkers. Differences of opinion can, at times, result in workplace...

Unishippers Recognizes Nine Top Partners

Frontline Freight, Holland, A Duie Pyle, Ward Transport & Logistics, Reddaway, Southeastern Freight Lines, SAIA, YRC Freight and Estes Are Honored for Service Quality and Performance Unishippers recently honored nine...

4 Things to Consider When Making Your Holiday Shipping Plan

It’s the happiest (and busiest) shipping time of the year. Which means that now is the best time for small business shippers to start thinking about their holiday shipping plan....

Properly Prepping Packages for the Holidays

6 Tips for Properly Preparing Your Packages This Holiday In the rush to get orders out the door this holiday season, it’s easy to rush on properly prepping pallets and...