Successfully Shipping Goods

Six Tips for Successfully Shipping ...

Offering high-quality products at attractive prices is not enough to make an online business succeed. Efficient shipping must also be factored in to e...

Shipping Tips from a Postal Worker

Shipping Tips from a Post Office Em...

While many claim that the Post Office can be inefficient and cannot ensure the safety and timely delivery of a package, this post office employee woul...

Tracking Apps for Worry-Free Shipping

4 Tracking Apps for Worry-Free Ship...

Do you own an eCommerce business and ships items on a regular basis? These four tracking applications will help you stop worrying whether your shipmen...

Seven Don'ts of Packaging and Shipping

Seven Don’ts of Packaging and...

Proper packaging is not only reserved for fragile items. Almost every package sent thru major shippers is likely to be dropped, kicked, bounced, run t...

Shipping Human Remains

Shipping Human RemainsTransporting the body of a loved one who died far away from his/her home can be one of the most harrowing and stressful experiences a family member could face. However, such circumstances do happen and it is best to know what to do to give a departed loved one a dignified and respectful journey to their final resting place. Here are tips on shipping human remains.

Human remains, whether embalmed, un-embalmed or cremated, must be handled with utmost care when being transported. In such cases, special shipping arrangements must be made to bring the remains home safely and respectfully. Read more →

How to Ship a Vintage Car

Ship a Vintage CarThere is a huge market for old cars as many enthusiasts collect them as investments. These old cars can be categorized as antique, vintage, or classic, and can be cheap or expensive. Prices depend on the condition of the vehicle. The less work required equates to a higher price while those that need major restoration may initially cost cheaper but can get more expensive when repairs are done.

The easiest way to get a car from one place to another is, of course, to drive it. However,  shipping a car using a vehicle shipping company to your next destination might be easier and practical, especially for old and broken down vehicles that require major repairs. Read more →

How to Ship Meringue and Delicate Pastries

Ship MeringuesMeringues are light, airy and sweet confections made from whipped egg whites and sugar. They come in a variety of flavors and can be either very crisp and dry or have chewy insides and crunchy exteriors. Meringues are good on their own or can be used as components of various other desserts including pavlova and Eton mess.

Colorful and tasty, meringues are excellent gifts for any occasion. While delicate and fragile, these delightful treats can be safely shipped as long as they are packed in airtight containers to protect them from impact and keep them fresh. Here are some tips on how to ship meringues and other delicate pastries. Read more →

Six Tips for Successfully Shipping Goods

Successfully Shipping GoodsOffering high-quality products at attractive prices is not enough to make an online business succeed. Efficient shipping must also be factored in to ensure that customers get what they paid for in excellent condition without making sellers break the bank on shipping costs.

Not all items can be shipped the same way. Fragile ones may require extra cushioning to protect them from breaking during transit while some perishable items need to be shipped with dry ice or cold packs to keep them from going bad. Read more →

How to Ship Plant Bulbs

Ship Plant BulbsIn gardening, bulbs are plants with short stem with fleshy leaves or leaf bases that function as food storage organs during dormancy. These plants, which include tulips and lilies, can be propagated using their bulbs. The bulbs also provide a safe method of transporting these plants.

However, bulbs, just like any other planting material, must be properly packed prior to shipping to ensure that they are not damaged during transit. Here are some tips on how to properly pack and ship bulbs. Read more →

How to Ship a Digital Photo Frame

Ship a Digital Photo FrameA digital photo frame is a device that displays digital photos without the need of a computer or printer. It usually contains an LCD screen, which displays multiple photos in a slideshow format. Newer models have a range of high-tech features such as sending photos to a printer, loading images from the Internet, or sharing photos to other devices via bluetooth. Some can even play video files.

Digital photo frames come in a variety of different shapes and sizes. It adds a modern touch to a home or office and is a popular gift item. Just like any other electronic device, a digital photo frame must be handled with care to avoid damage. When sending a digital photo frame, it must be properly packed to protect it from the rough shipping environment. Here are some tips on how to properly pack and ship a digital photo frame. Read more →

How to Ship Glass Baby Bottles

Ship Glass Baby BottlesMany parents are preferring glass baby bottles over plastic ones because of concerns about the former containing a chemical called bisphenol A (BPA) which is linked to some health issues. While they are more expensive, breakable and heavier that their plastic counterparts, glass baby bottles ensure that no harmful chemical leak into milk babies consume.

Furthermore, glass baby bottles can be easily sanitized by boiling or heating without getting deformed. With proper care, they are also more sturdy than plastic and can be used by the next child. They are also recyclable and more eco-friendly because they were made without petroleum. Read more →

How to Ship a Car Charger

Ship a Car ChargerA car charger is an indispensable device especially among individuals who are always on the go. It is plugged into a car’s cigarette lighter receptacle to recharge a variety of portable electronic gadgets such as mobile telephones, music players, digital camera and tablets. It ensures that gadgets are charged even while on the road.

Car chargers come in a variety of models and features. Common models have USB plugs compatible with most of the USB enabled devices.  A USB cable is simply connected to an electric device and then to the charger module. Read more →