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How to Ship a Canvas or Painting
The US Postal Service will offer you the cheapest option to ship a canvas or painting, but you'll want to protect your package with shipping insurance.
Can I Use Return Labels for International Shipments?
The global marketplace is growing, and customers expect to be able to use return labels for international shipments. UPS, FedEx, and DHL offer this service.
Can I Ship Hemp-Derived CBD Oil Internationally?
You can ship hemp-derived CBD oil internationally as long as it contains less than 0.2% THC content, but you should always check the country's restrictions.
How to Ship Pillows, Bed Sheets, or Linens
If you want to ship bed sheets, pillows, or linens, you'll need to be prepared to pay extra dimensional weight charges, no matter which carrier you choose.
How to Ship Shoes, Sandals, and Other Footwear
If you're wondering what the best option to ship shoes is, look no further than the US Postal Service. You can even order Priority Mail Shoe Boxes for free!
How to Ship Honey and Jam
If you want to ship honey and jam, your best bet is shipping with the US Postal Service to take advantage of the discounted mail class Priority Mail Cubic.
How to Ship Ashes and Cremated Remains
If you want to ship ashes or cremated remains, your only option is to ship with the US Postal Service, and you'll be restricted to Priority Mail Express.
Why America Needs the US Postal Service
Shipping is one of the great cornerstones of our nation's economy, and the rise of eCommerce proves America needs the US Postal Service now more than ever.
How to Ship Fireworks (and Do It Legally)
You can't ship fireworks in the United States unless you're a Certified Hazmat Dealer, and even then, you'll be restricted to choosing either UPS or FedEx.
Can You (Legally) Ship a Person?
It is illegal to ship a person. If you want to send somebody to another destination, you'll have to do it the old fashioned way and buy them a plane ticket.
The Cheapest Way to Ship to US Territories
There are lots of carrier choices when you ship to US territories, but USPS will provide you with the best mix of affordable rates and fast delivery times.
How to Ship Organs for Transplant
Time is precious when a patient's life is on the line, so it is absolutely critical to ship organs to their destination as quickly and safely as possible.