Welcome To The UPakWeShip Blog!

Welcome to UpakWeShip Worldwide Shipping Blog, designed to share helpful information on shipping and a place for you to share your moving experiences. Visit us often to read notes from the shipping experts, including the popular Ask The Moving Doctor, browse photos and videos, hear the latest information on international shipping and what’s new in the moving and shipping industry. And of course, we want to hear your comments on your moving experiences, inspirational journeys, moving tips, photos, and more. We hope you’ll enjoy our new community.
August 28, 2017

Moving overseas to France?

Becky posted on Facebook today…..Thanks UPakWeShip! Our U-CRATE 50 traveled from Ames, Iowa to Moulis, France. When I opened it up it looked like we had […]
August 7, 2017

We are hiring

  UPakWeShip is looking to hire an additional shipping clerk to work in its busy office in Ravenel SC very near Charleston. You must have a […]
August 2, 2017

Good Job Pete

Pete,   Our shipment arrived on Monday. Thanks for making this such a pleasant experience (as much as moving overseas can be). Everything was on time, […]
July 20, 2017

Moving to UK?

Click here to see our new Transfer Of Residence (ToR) guide.  This ToR form needs to be completed prior to moving to England, Scotland, Wales or […]
July 5, 2017

Get Hooked on International Moving

  Lots of people ask us if there are tie hooks in our self load containers when moving overseas. The answer is yes. Here you can […]
June 19, 2017

Moving to UK? New Customs Procedures

If you are moving to the UK please apply for your ToR number (transfer of residence for duty and tax free entry of your household goods […]
June 15, 2017

Moving to South America?

   You need to choose a mover that knows the ropes and can speak fluent Spanish or Portuguese to negotiate on your behalf. Customs and taxes […]
June 13, 2017
Moving to Sweden

Moving to Germany? Here is what a customer had to say today

Hi Pete, Our container arrived safe and sound in front of our door this morning. Everything went smoothly, also with your German counterpart! Thank you very […]
June 12, 2017

We Are Hiring

   UPakWeShip is looking for more staff in the Charleston SC area to help provide the best customer service for its International Moving services. We have […]
June 9, 2017

3 tips if moving to the UK

1/ Apply for your transfer of residence (ToR) 3-4 weeks in advance. For more details on how to apply click here. 2/ Compare international moving costs […]
June 7, 2017

International Moving Cost Calculator

  Not only can rate mate give you rates and service options for anyone moving from the USA to all major destinations overseas, it now allows […]
May 25, 2017

Moving UK to the USA?

It doesn’t matter how long you have been here (me 24 years), you still miss British stuff! I am not a fan of shopping but I […]