“Shipping” and “delivery” are two commonly used terms especially in courier and ecommerce. People often assume that these two terms are similar when in reality, their meanings are completely different. Let’s quickly try to understand the difference between the two. The definition of shipping is “the transport of goods by sea or some other means”.… Read More »Shipping vs. Delivery: Know the difference
When it comes to international shipping these are some terms that we commonly come across. This can often be often confusing. But don’t we worry. We’ll make it simple for you. Standard and express shipping are two of the most popular shipping options offered by international courier companies like Shipbuz. Let’s try to understand the… Read More »Standard shipping vs. Express shipping – Which one should I go for?
New Year has arrived. It’s time for new wishes and new hopes. India is unique in many ways. In fact it’s hard to find country that’s as diverse as India. This culture and rich diversity is visible across its culture and its products, be it apparels, handicrafts or food. But if you are someone not… Read More »How to shop in India and ship to USA
With thousands of Indian families spread across both the countries, there’ll always be a need to send parcel from India to USA. Let’s look at some easy ways to do it. Before we begin, keep in mind that this is written for someone who wants to send personal parcel from India to USA. So if… Read More »How to send parcel from India to USA
This is a quick guide to buy a mixer grinder for USA in India .Don’t worry if the online store does not ship outside India and yes make it work with regular US 110/120V. A mixer grinder is an essential home appliance and is a must for every Indian kitchen. No kitchen is complete without… Read More »Guide to buying mixer grinder for USA in India
The shipping rates are primarily influenced by several factors and some of them are: The weight & dimensions of the consignment The type & nature of the cargo The mode of transit Destination Of course there are many other factors that influence the international shipping rates but discussing them right away would unnecessarily make things… Read More »International shipping rates, requirements and procedures
Given the number of times this question gets raised it should feature into the FAQ section of any courier company’s website in India. Let’s get straight to the point. Is international medicine courier to US allowed and if so what are the procedures? The… Read More »How to send medicines from India to USA
What is volumetric weight? Volumetric weight also known as dimensional weight is a pricing technique used in commercial freight transport which uses an estimated weight that is calculated from the length, width and height of a package. Sounds fancy? Well it’s not very complicated to be honest. See you have to pay your transporter/carrier to… Read More »What is volumetric weight