Category: container tracking features

We introduce best practices and tips & tricks for tracking shipment and container status in a real-time manner with powerful tracking tools.

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How Often Should I Check my Shipment Updates?

If you’re waiting on a shipment, you’re probably wondering how often you should check for updates. The answer may not be as often as you think and sometimes it is a part of your job workflow. Checking for updates too frequently can be counterproductive for some people, and as it is a time consuming task, it does not meet the basic standards of cargo management.

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Vancouver Port Container Tracking

Vancouver port container tracking seems to be a challenge for many people in logistics. These problems got to the next level after COVID 19, as we all saw its effects on the whole supply chain. Anyway, you may still have problems tracking your shipments in Vancouver port, but the good news is that Shipup has the solution!

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What Is a Bill of Lading?

What is a bill of lading? A bill of lading is a document that details the goods being transported and the terms of the shipment. It is used as proof of ownership and to show that the carrier has received the goods. The bill of lading also includes information about the shipper, consignee, and other relevant parties. Understanding what is in a bill of lading can help logistics managers make better decisions about their shipments. What is the main purpose of a bill of lading? A bill of lading (BL) is a document that proves that goods have been received...

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Empty Container Tracking

An empty container takes the exact time and effort to be shipped as a full container. Every carrier has to manage the number of containers on every ship so that every container is full when it is shipped. Unfortunately, it does not happen!  When you ship an empty container, the cost of shipping is the same as full containers. It is a big headache for carriers who need to reposition their empty container because it burns a huge amount of money, and the carriers should pay for it themselves. Empty container tracking can be a way to keep track of...

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HBL Tracking vs. MBL Tracking

When it comes to logistics, there are a lot of abbreviations and code names for those who know the workflow of this industry. Some of these names can be misunderstood, and that is the beginning of problems for communications. Shipup Dashboard lets you track your shipments by the bill of lading, as well as container number and vessel name. But, what is a bill of lading? What about HBL and MBL? How to track with MBL and HBL? What is the Bill of Lading A bill of lading is a document that details the terms and conditions of the transport...