ConnectShip Community News: Fall 2021

As the leaves begin to drop - so does the latest issue of ConnectShip Community News. In this issue, we will cover new and upcoming additions to our solutions, website and marketing updates, training, the latest in member announcements, and more!






New and Coming Soon



Now Available: InsureShield Shipping Insurance

Third-party insurance can provide fast claims payment and comprehensive protection for your shipments. InsureShield through ConnectShip brings these benefits into our carrier compliance technology. For initial release, this product will be available for our UPS component services, with other carriers to follow.

Early Access Available: ABF Freight LTL

ConnectShip is pleased to announce our first EVER pay-as-you-go LTL offering! We are even more excited to offer the new ConnectShip to ABF Freight LTL component with no transaction fees for thirty days!* If you are interested in the early access opportunity, check out the ABF Freight LTL carrier page or contact us to apply for early access.

Coming Soon: Purolator International

The Purolator International Component is scheduled for release at the end of October. The component will include new services for shipments from the US to Canada, including PuroPost and PuroPost Plus for final mile and an LTL service.


Coming Soon: A New Look For ConnectShip Warehouse

Be on the lookout for a new and improved ConnectShip Warehouse user interface.

If you are interested in our upcoming components, please contact ConnectShip Sales Support.





New on ConnectShip.com

ABF Freight Carriers Page - Learn which origin countries/territories are supported by our new ABF Freight component and how you can request the component during the Early Release phase of our first EVER pay-as-you-go LTL offering.

InsureShield Request Form - Learn how you can protect shipments from damages, porch-piracy, etc.



New ABF Video Available

Check out our latest video dedicated to our new pay-as-you-go ABF LTL component! Learn how to get started with the new component in three easy steps.












Final 2021 Intro to Toolkit Training Enrolling Now!

ConnectShip's online training brings high-quality curriculum with greater ease. The registration and schedule for our remaining 2021 training opportunity is available on our website.









How the supply chain and manufacturers went from empty shelves to the efficient distribution of millions of COVID vaccines?

How small and medium businesses can level the playing field and exceed customer expectations with the protection of shipping insurance.





Congratulations to Lilly Sun on her recent retirement! ConnectShip wishes you all the best.

Lilly was an integral part of ConnectShip for more than 20 years. Her many contributions will continue to be fundamental to our success and relevance in the industry. Thank you, Lilly, for your commitment to our mission, vision, and values. We wish you a very happy retirement.


ConnectShip Requirements team helps enable a priority lane for critical healthcare shipments!

The ConnectShip Requirements team, led by Curtis Gouyd, recently supported the launch of UPS Premier, a technology-enabled next day air service for critical healthcare shipments. Enhancing operational and customer visibility & control to drive best in class service reliability.


Marketing Opportunities
Let us plan, publish, and promote a case study featuring your company. Check out our video case study featuring ConnectShip Alliance partner, Pitney Bowes and mutual customer Visible Supply Chain Management.
Contact us to write a guest blog to be featured on Blogistics, our logistics industry blog. See this recent example by Pavan Telluru, Product Manager of ConnectShip Partner company, ShipConsole.

"Unless you try to do something beyond what you have already mastered, you will never grow."

- Ralph Waldo Emerson