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.
July 2, 2014

Striking News

Good news is a recent joint statement on labor negotiations by the Pacific Maritime Association (PMA) and International Longshore & Warehouse Union (ILWU) indicates “cargo will […]
July 2, 2014

Nice Job America!

Well Done USA. As a dual citizen half Brit and half American I have to say I am very proud of the USA. Such passion! England […]
July 1, 2014


Come on USA, you can beat those pesky chips and mayo dipping Belgians.
July 1, 2014

USA to UK move was worry free and seamless

Hi Stephanie and Andy, I unloaded the container in New Malden, UK yesterday. I would like to thank you both for all your help in this […]
July 1, 2014

Maritime Security Meeting

Yesterday evening there was a meeting between UPakWeShip’s Moving Doctor and Clyde who is chief of security. The meeting was held on one of UPakWeShip’s vessels […]
June 30, 2014

6 Hot International Moving Tips

1/ Use plenty of Deodorant 2/ Drink plenty of water or Gatorade 3/ Don’t drink beer until the move is complete 4/ Wear sun screen and […]
June 29, 2014

July 4th for 600,000 Brits living in the USA

July 4th is close.  It is always an interesting day for the approximately 600,000 Brits that live in the USA! Yes you will be celebrating your […]
June 27, 2014

Is your private information at risk when moving overseas?

In the United States, U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) distributes information of anyone shipping overseas to companies who then publish it online. This might be […]
June 27, 2014

International Moving Tip #36

Do not use supermarket boxes. They can make your things smell and possibly contain insect lava and bacteria. Food store boxes also do not have the […]
June 26, 2014
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Moving Nerd!

Ok, I know this is very nerdish but we just got some new quiet 2 inch packing tape delivered to the office today. You know that […]
June 26, 2014

Living in the UK versus USA Top 10 List

With America’s Independence Day celebrations rapidly approaching, The Moving Doctor is asking the question about the pros and cons of moving to or living in either […]
June 19, 2014

10 Most Need To Know Facts about British Food

So you are moving to England and you have read all the usual articles about the locals speak funny, have quaint little sayings, heard jokes about […]
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