• Shipping And Transportation Marketplace uShip Raises $18M From Kleiner Perkins

    Shipping And Transportation Marketplace uShip Raises $18M From Kleiner Perkins

    uShip, a marketplace for freight, household goods and vehicle shipping, has raised $18 million in Series C funding from Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers (KPCB). This financing brings the total capital raised by uShip to $28 million. Benchmark Capital and DAG Ventures invested in earlier rounds. Read More

  • Shiply inks deal with eBay Motors UK to become transport partner

    Shiply, the online transport marketplace, has signed an exclusive agreement with eBay Motors UK that will see it become the site’s transport partner. Like uShip, which entered the UK via its purchase of competitor Boxby last year, Shiply matches those requiring goods to be transported with transport companies that have spare capacity and are heading to the same destination anyway. And… Read More

  • uShip acquires courier marketplace boxby

    uShip, the Austin-based transport marketplace, has acquired the UK’s boxby, which offers a similar but also complementary service by connecting couriers and transporters with customers in need of delivery. The deal, of which terms are undisclosed, will “support the global growth” of uShip, which already offers localized versions of its reverse auction site for couriers… Read More