November 13, 2013 // Franchising.com // SALT LAKE CITY, UT – Unishippers Global Logistics, LLC, the nation’s first and one of the largest small package and freight third party logistics companies, recently entered into a relationship with ShipStation to offer their small business customers easier shipping solutions. ShipStation provides a web-based software designed to help process, fulfill, and ship orders from all of the most popular marketplaces and shopping carts using the top carriers.
ShipStation provides sellers with a seamless order fulfillment solution that is integrated with dozens of leading marketplaces, including eBay, Etsy, Amazon.com and more, allowing retailers to earn revenue through multi-channel sales. It offers complete automation for every step of the order fulfillment process including the accomplishment of tasks such as shipping method rules and printing up to 500 shipping labels and packing slips at a time.
Thanks to Unishippers partnership with ShipStation, ShipStation customers can now access their Unishippers pricing right in the software, saving them time and money. In addition, Unishippers customers will benefit from ShipStation’s processing, fulfillment and reporting time-saving features.
"ShipStation gives our customers easy tools to fulfill their product orders," said Kevin Lathrop, President of Unishippers. "This in turn allows them to view their individual Unishippers pricing directly in the ShipStation software."
Unishippers was created in 1987 from the simple idea that by partnering with major shipping suppliers and reselling their services, small and medium-sized business could benefit from the negotiated discounts and increased level of customer service. With over 290 franchise units, Unishippers provides individualized shipping solutions for their customers with shipping coverage all over the world.
For more information about Unishippers, visit www.unishippers.com.
Founded in 1987, Unishippers has grown to the largest reseller of shipping services in the nation with more than 290 franchise locations. Headquartered in Salt Lake City, UT, the Unishippers concept is simple – work with major carriers including UPS®, Saia®, Estes®, YRC Freight™ and UPS Freight® to handle the pickup, transport and delivery of customers’ shipments. All the while, franchisees work to provide customers with service and support. By leveraging the combined shipping volume of all its customers, Unishippers gets deeply discounted rates from its carriers, resulting in lower shipping costs. Unishippers serves more than 50,000 small to mid-sized businesses, and has been recognized as a top freight broker by Transport Topics and a top franchise by Entrepreneur, Franchise Times and the Inc. 5000. For information on Unishippers, including information on franchising opportunities and price quotes, visit www.unishippers.com.
ShipStation is the leading web-based shipping software that is built to help online retailers organize and process their orders, while fulfilling and shipping them quickly and easily. Whether they sell on Shopify, Bigcommerce, eBay, Amazon, or any of our other 40+ shopping carts, marketplaces, and other integrations, ShipStation can give online retailers a full picture of their sales and make it easy for them to organize and process others in a flash! With automation features like custom hierarchical rules, product profiles, communication templates, and other time-saving features, ShipStation can help the online merchant save time and money when shipping out their orders from wherever they sell via however they ship. For more information, visit http://shipstation.com/.
Unishippers Global Logistics is a leading provider of third party logistics services to over 50,000 small and medium-sized businesses through a network of nearly 300 franchise locations and affiliate outlets.