Shipping 101

3 Key Tips on How to Build Your Successful E-commerce Website

With the evolvement of the internet, selling products and services has become so easy. Platforms like Shopify, BigCommerce, or Etsy have made it even easier for the layperson to just launch their online shop. The BIG question is however:…

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Amazon-Level Shipping & Logistics

Shippo automates and optimizes shipping for e-commerce. Our goal is to become the universal shipping rate provider across all shipping carriers around the world with a dynamic shipping rate engine, providing e-commerce stores & marketplaces…

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Automate Shipping

Whether you are a Shopify, Etsy, or GoDaddy storeowner or you’re an engineer building a shipping solution for your high-scale e-commerce store or marketplace, we have an automated multi-carrier shipping solution to help you. Shippo offers three options for e-commerce merchants…

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Basic Shipping API Integration

If you’ve been investigating shipping APIs from major carriers hoping to find a simple way to get real-time rates or purchase labels you’ve probably realized that a “basic” shipping integration is still going to take…

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Cheap Shipping

For e-commerce store owners it is essential to be able to offer cheap shipping options at check-out to customers. Cheap shipping or even free shipping plays an important role in the decision making process of…

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Cheap USPS Shipping for Small Businesses

For a small business, such as an e-commerce store, shipping can be very complicated and get expensive. Shipping prices are hard to understand and negotiating for cheaper shipping rates with carriers is not easy. USPS…

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Cheapest Way to Ship Packages in the U.S.

Run an e-commerce store and want to know what the cheapest way to ship your package is in the U.S.? Look no further! Shippo has discounted USPS shipping rates up to 60% off of retail rates.…

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Compare USPS Service Levels

Service Level Package Restrictions Estimated Transit Time First Class Packages Max dim: 34” x 17” x 17” Max weight: 15.99 oz 1-3 days Priority Mail Max combined length and girth: < 108 inches Max weight: 70…

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Comparing Shipping Solutions

The shipping industry is a fragmented market with different shipping providers operating on national and international level. Comparing different shipping providers can be a difficult and complex task due to the abundance of different service…

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DHL Preise 2014: Alle Preiserhöhungen im Überblick

Auch für 2014 hat die Deutsche Post DHL wieder Preiserhöhungen für Endkunden angekündigt. Betroffen sind davon leider alle DHL Paketprodukte.  Einen Überblick über alle Preiserhöhungen finden Sie in diesem Beitrag. DHL Preiserhöhungen 2014 Preise DHL…

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Discounted Shipping Rates and Simple Shipping Label Printing

Shippo is a multi-carrier shipping software tool that enables e-commerce stores and marketplaces to save time and money on their shipping. Use Shippo’s heavily discounted USPS & DHL Express discounts – up to 80% off retail rates!…

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E-commerce Shipping

Shipping is an essential part of every e-commerce store. After an order comes in through the e-commerce storefront the order has to be mailed out to the customer. Shippo helps with e-commerce shipping. Shippo offers…

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E-Commerce Shipping API for Marketplaces

Running an e-commerce marketplace and looking for the comprehensive shipping solution for your merchants? Shippo’s multi carrier shipping API services peer-to-peer marketplaces like Mercari  the shipping backend and enable ultimate flexibility on the front-end for customized customer experience. Shippo’s…

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Finding the Cheapest Shipping Rates for Asia

You are an e-commerce business and wonder what the cheapest shipping rates are for Asia? You have warehouses in Asia and want to know what is the cheapest rate and most reliable service to ship…

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Get USPS Quotes on Shippo

USPS is short for United States Postal Service and it is an independent agency of the US government that provides postal services. USPS is explicitly authorized by the United States Constitution and its first postmaster…

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How to Create a Shipping Label

Our goal at Shippo is to simplify shipping for e-commerce stores and marketplaces. Shipping is complicated and we’re here to take the burden of learning the ins and outs of optimizing e-commerce shipping off merchants’…

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International Shipping APIs

Setting up a marketplace or platform to work with a global network of carriers can be challenging. Integrating carrier APIs from around the world is a time-intensive and difficult task. Shippo’s multi carrier RESTful shipping API connects you…

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Logistics for Offline Retailers

Do you run a cool boutique or a small retail store? Do you have trouble figuring out all the difficulties and secrets of sourcing and logistics? We can help you get your wholesale items delivered…

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Logistics for Online Retailers

Are you a small online retailer running an e-commerce venture? Are you too busy figuring out all the secrets of logistics? Don’t worry, we can help you. Shippo allows you to print shipping labels, compare…

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Multi-carrier Tracking API

Are you looking for a simple way to get tracking updates from multiple carriers via one integration? Check out Shippo’s tracking API. Shippo is a shipping API solution that serves as a one-stop-shop for getting rates, buying labels, and…

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RESTful Shipping API

Shipping parcels is an integral part for many e-commerce websites and online stores. To automate logistics, it is advisable to integrate a scalable and intuitive RESTful API. Shippo automates your shipments with a parcel shipping RESTful API that…

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Return Shipping Labels

Return labels are a crucial but often overlooked part of the e-commerce shopping & shipping experience. According to industry data, up to 30% of apparel and fashion orders are returned by the buyers. Therefore, merchants…

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Save Money on Shipping

Shipping is expensive. It’s complicated, multi-dimensional, and time-consuming, unless you’ve got the right solution integrated into your e-commerce store or marketplace. E-commerce merchants should have more time to spend on their customers, product, and storefront…

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Shipping API Automation

Shipping is a convoluted industry that requires an understanding of pricing, logistics, package sizing, and the rules set by each shipping carrier. We at Shippo understand that, for e-commerce stores, marketplaces, and platforms looking to…

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Shipping API Basics

Shipping APIs Shippo is a RESTful shipping API that connects to a global network of shipping providers. The Shippo API integrates the USPS API, FedEx API, UPS API, and DHL Express APIs among many others to provide a multi-carrier shipping API…

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Shipping Carrier APIs

Shippo is a multi-carrier shipping API that serves as the software layer between shipping carriers and e-commerce. We simplify and optimize shipping through automated and frictionless technology, which integrates e-commerce stores, marketplaces, and platforms to domestic and…

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Shipping Discounts

Shipping providers offer shipping discounts to shippers with a high shipping volume. Shipping discounts are volume-based, meaning that small businesses who only ship a small quantity of packages will not qualify for shipping discounts while…

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Shipping for ePages Merchants

Shippo has partnered with ePages to offer its e-commerce software channel partners, like 1&1, the first-ever shipping solution to its community of U.S. merchants. Shippo simplifies shipping for e-commerce stores, saving them time and money by…

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Shipping Insurance

You can protect your packages against loss or damage during shipping with insurance provided by the carriers or from independent third party insurers. The decision to buy shipping insurance depends on the value of the…

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Shipping Integration

Looking for a better way to get shipping integrations for your platform, e-commerce store, or marketplace? Shippo’s shipping API and dashboard connects you to multiple shipping carriers, both domestic and international, from one place so that you…

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Shipping Label Pricing Overview

Shippo offers three tiers of pricing for its ecommerce customers: Entrepreneur, Growing Business, and High Volume Shipper SMB Entrepreneur – Shipping up to 1000 packages/mo Take advantage of our simple pay-as-you-ship model to help you grow your…

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Shippo API Implementation Resources

Welcome to your 4-week Implementation Period. We’re excited that you’ve decided to leverage Shippo’s API to improve your shipping process. Here are some resources that will help you scope and implement our solution. Shippo API…

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Simple E-commerce Shipping Tool

Shippo offers a variety of shipping apps targeted at merchants shipping via platforms including Shopify, Etsy, Magento, BigCommerce, ePages, GoDaddy, and SpreeCommerce. These apps provide e-commerce businesses a streamlined, frictionless way to manage and track…

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UPS Shipping Rate Quotes

UPS is short for United Parcel Service America, Inc. and is an American international package delivery service. Today it operates in more than 220 countries/ territories world-wide delivering more than 15 million packages a day.…

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USPS Christmas Discounts: Find the Best Parcel Shipping Rates

Find the cheapest USPS rates and USPS Christmas discounts and offers on Shippo. Shippo makes shipping your domestic or international parcels easy and affordable. USPS offers the cheapest shipping rates for small Christmas parcels for…

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USPS Commercial Base Pricing

USPS Commercial Base Pricing is the standard discounted rate offered to USPS customers, who buy and print shipping labels online. Compared to retail rates given at the post office, Commercial Base Pricing is significantly discounted. Unlike…

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USPS Commercial Plus Pricing

USPS Commercial Plus Pricing (CPP) is a commercial discount price offered to businesses that meet and maintain a certain minimum volume threshold: USPS Service Level Volume Threshold/Agreement First Class Package Service 5,000 pieces Priority Mail…

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USPS Cubic Pricing

USPS Cubic Pricing offers discounted rates to its high volume shipping customers that ship heavy and small packages. In order to be classified as high volume customer and hence be eligible for cubic pricing, customers must…

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USPS First Class: Save Money Shipping Packages Weighing 13-15.9 oz

Are most of your products smaller and lighter than a shoebox? Are you shipping candles, paper artwork, phone cases, vape materials, or bathing suits? Then USPS First Class is almost certainly the best shipping option…

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USPS Pricing Overview – Commercial Base, Commercial Plus, Cubic

USPS has a number of different high-volume pricing tiers depending on your shipments and interaction with USPS. Retail pricing Commercial base pricing Commercial plus pricing Cubic pricing Retail Pricing USPS Retail Pricing is the price charged…

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USPS SCAN Forms

SCAN stands for Shipment Confirmation Acceptance Notice. SCAN forms are manifests offered by the USPS that include a simple barcode that USPS officials can scan to process a large number of packages at one time,…

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USPS Shipping Price Tiers Overview

The United States Postal Service offers different pricing tiers for their customers. As an online store owner, you can save a lot of money on your shipments by knowing about these tiers and finding the…

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USPS Shipping Rate Discounts

Shippo is a shipping API and a web app that connects e-commerce stores with a global network of shipping carriers. Many Shippo customers choose to ship domestically with the USPS to benefit from the largest delivery network in the…

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