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How Packaging Inserts Can Help Build Brand Loyalty
The core of every successful eCommerce business is all about giving customers an experience, and creating branded packaging inserts is an easy way to do it!
How to Ship Mailing Tubes
If you're planning on shipping large paper items such as posters or blueprints, the best way to ship them is to place them in cylinder-shaped mailing tubes.
How to Ship Chocolate
When you ship chocolate, the main objective is to keep it from melting during transit. Learn about how to ship chocolate (and save the most money doing it)!
How to Ship Flowers
Looking to ship flowers to a friend, family member, or that special someone? Learn how to ship flowers and the importance of protecting them during transit.
A Look at Every Form of Transportation USPS Has Used
The US Postal Service has delivered mail in lots of ways over the years, from mules to boats to segways. Here's every form of transportation USPS has used.
Can I Ship Medical Devices?
Since they aren't hazardous material, you can ship medical devices without any problem! Learn about the international restrictions and which carrier to use.
How to Ship Live Bees
Bees don't just fly around everywhere...they're also shipped, and shipped very often! Learn how to ship live bees and the regulations you'll need to follow.
What is the Cheapest Way to Ship to Canada?
USPS is the cheapest way to ship to Canada, and you'll save the most money by using a service you only get with shipping software called Simple Export Rate.
What is the Cheapest Way to Ship to Mexico?
Shipping a package with USPS is by far the cheapest way to ship to Mexico, and you can save even more money when you use shipping software to buy postage.
How to Ship Snakes and Other Reptiles
If you want to ship snakes and certain reptiles, your choices are sparse—you’ll be limited to shipping with a third-party carrier that partners with FedEx.
How to Ship Live Birds and Poultry with USPS
You can ship live birds and poultry with the USPS, but there are certain boxes you'll need to use, items to include, and guidelines you'll need to follow.
How to Ship Ammunition
USPS prohibits the shipment of ammo, so you'll need to use another carrier like UPS or FedEx to do it. Learn how to ship ammunition and the restrictions.