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 23, 2012

European Customs Forms

All shipments going from one country to another must go through customs. As European countries are now all part of the European Union (EU), there is […]
August 20, 2012

When Planning a Move, Timing Is Everything!

We know our U Boxes and U Crates are very popular and a great way to move, but give us some notice please when you want […]
August 20, 2012

Free T Shirt !

As our New Blog starts to take shape, we encourage you to make comments, ask questions, show us pictures etc. We have just got some great […]
July 26, 2012

Q. What’s the difference between a U Box and a U Crate?

The U Crates are made of wood and are quite heavy so its not possible to ship them to your house.  UCrates are available at any […]
July 26, 2012

Q: How do I work out the volume of my shipment?

Quite often moving boxes will  have information on them, i.e.  4.5 cu ft meaning 4 and a half cubic feet. If you have a load of […]
July 25, 2012

Best Caption Wins ….

Win 2 premium sideline tickets to the Orlando City vs England’s premier soccer team, Stoke City this Saturday (July 28, 2012) in Orlando Florida. Best caption […]
July 6, 2012

Good and funny comment received on email just now !

“I’m about to cry with joy at your response! YAAAAYYYY!!!!!!!!!!! Our (the wifey’s and mine) stress level has gone from 5,498 to about 5 (on a […]
June 25, 2012

Shipping Bikes

Ask your local bike shop if they can give you a bike box. Most new bikes are delivered in cardboard boxes so the bike store should […]
June 25, 2012

Drum Roll Please

Hi, I was wondering the best way to ship a drumset from maryland U.S.A to Scotland. It would consist of 8 boxes ranging from 28x28x24 to […]
June 22, 2012

Good Work Stephanie !

Stephanie, I just want to give you some feedback that the move went great. I have all my belongings to include my vehicle. Nothing is broken […]
May 26, 2012

Q. What’s the best way to pack pictures?

If they are oil then wrap in soft tissue or kitchen roll first, otherwise wrap them in bubble wrap at least 2 or 3 times around. […]
May 4, 2012

Packing expensive cups

I was just asked how to pack some expensive china cups. This was my suggestion. Hope it might help others. As a rule of thumb just […]
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