The Documents You’ll Need in Case of a Disaster

We all hope that natural disasters won’t strike our communities, but with climate change increasing the frequency of floods, wildfires, and other weather-related emergencies, it’s essential to be prepared for the unexpected. When a disaster hits, most people’s main concern is getting themselves and their family to safety. But once the threat of harm has … Continued

What Type of Cardboard Box Should You Use When Shipping?

When shipping items across long distances, it’s important to choose the correct boxes and cushioning to ensure they arrive safely and in one piece at their destination. Proper packing begins with selecting the right materials. Check out our guide on choosing the most suitable carboard box for your next shipment. Use New, High-Quality Corrugated Boxes: … Continued

The Benefits of Renting a Private Mailbox

As the pandemic continues, many of us are continuing to adjust to the “new normal,” which often includes working from home. But how do you keep your private home life and business life separate when you work where you live? Consider renting a mailbox. Here are just some of the reasons a mail rental can … Continued

How to Create and Send Care Packages to Loved Ones

The ongoing pandemic has taken an emotional toll on many of us, especially with the ongoing need to social distance and avoid travelling. If you can’t see your loved ones as often as you’d like, care packages are a great way to let them know you keep them in your heart. Here’s our advice for … Continued

Looking to Start a Business? Here’s How The UPS Store Can Help!

Starting a small business is no small feat, especially during these uncertain times, but The UPS Store is here to help. We’ve outlined the most useful business solutions The UPS Store has to offer to help get your business up and running smoothly. Spreading the Word Don’t be shy; let your clients know that you’re … Continued

How The UPS Store’s Pack & Ship Guarantee Can Help This Holiday Season

Thanks to travel restrictions and ongoing lockdowns, chances are a lot of your gifting will involve shipping your presents to your loved ones this year instead of seeing them in person. Whether your item is going across town, across the country or is crossing borders, one thing you might be worrying about is getting your … Continued

How To Market Your Business On A Shoestring Budget This Holiday Season

The holiday season is quickly approaching, and now is the time to grab your customer’s attention with marketing campaigns. During this busy period, on top of an ongoing global pandemic, it’s incredibly important to have an effective holiday marketing plan that helps you stand out. But with the additional layers of instability 2020 has brought … Continued

Ship with UPS and Save

  Ship with UPS, faster and for less than with Canada Post*! For example, did you know you can save up to $30.53 when shipping from Toronto to Vancouver? See other rate comparisons: Toronto to Vancouver: Save up to $30.53 Carrier Service Price Get More Price Delivery Commitment UPS Early $140.08 $126.07 Next Day, 9:00 … Continued

The UPS Store in Canada Open to Public as an Essential Business

Nov 23, 2020 – The UPS Store network in Canada, as well as the United States, is designated as an essential business. Services including shipping and mail and package receiving are essential for a variety of people and businesses, including those fighting this pandemic. Currently, most The UPS Store locations in Canada remain open, although … Continued

Keys to On-Time Holiday Deliveries During “Shipaggedon”

  It’s no surprise that online shopping has become increasingly popular over the past few years, especially around the holiday season. The global pandemic has some estimating holiday e-commerce sales growing up to 35% this year. As a result, retailers and carriers are preparing for a surge of holiday deliveries, which has been jokingly referred … Continued