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Customer Success Story: Shipping Car Parts from the USA to Australia

November 20, 2017 - Posted By shipporter

Our long-time customer – Michael – from Dicky Beach in Queensland, was looking online for parts to restore his Chevrolet Suburban.  With Shipporter’s help, Michael was able to source the various car parts he needed from the USA to help complete his restoration. How Shipporter Helped Shipporter aided Michael in receiving his auto parts delivery, […]

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Shipping from USA to New Zealand

October 23, 2017 - Posted By shipporter

The Shipporter Guide to Shipping from USA to NZ Sometimes you come across an incredible bargain online for a product you just have to have. The excitement builds as you make your way through the cart and checkout process, only to be let down when you find out the company doesn’t offer shipping from the […]

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Shipping from China to Australia

July 28, 2017 - Posted By shipporter

The Shipporter Solution to Shipping from China to Australia China is an Australian bargain hunter’s heaven. However, great prices and exceptional savings on purchases can be lost once the prices of shipping from China to Australia are considered. Airfreight is expensive, however there are options that can offer large savings. Shipping with an experienced sea […]

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Shipping from the UK to Australia

June 19, 2017 - Posted By shipporter

Looking for a cost-effective and efficient way to shop from UK retailers? Australians are often restricted when shopping from UK merchants due to shipping from the UK to Australia. However, by choosing to ship your purchase with an established ocean freight specialist, you can shop at UK retailers and avoid large shipping costs. With Shipporter, […]

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Buy Jonathan Adler Furniture and Ship to Australia

May 30, 2017 - Posted By shipporter

Buy Jonathan Adler Furniture and Ship to Australia Often, Australians are left handicapped by overseas retailers refusing to ship here, in addition to the premium air freights that apply when they do, especially when it comes to heavy items such as furniture. With Shipporter, this need no longer be a problem with exclusive overseas brands […]

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Shipping from USA to Australia

May 28, 2017 - Posted By shipporter

Australians are among the highest number of active online shoppers on the planet. Savvy shoppers know that you can purchase goods at cheaper prices in the US than in Australia – but how can you ship larger items cost effectively? With Shipporter, Australian’s can easily access the US market. All that’s required from you, is […]

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Sourcing USA Car Parts

April 23, 2017 - Posted By shipporter

Turn a dream restoration project into a reality… Everyone has a dream car. When you close your eyes you can feel the steering wheel and smell the leather interior. What if that dream could amount to more than just a presence in your imagination? If you’ve been yearning to restore a timeless beauty or resurrect […]

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Customer Success Story: The Space Cube

March 28, 2017 - Posted By shipporter

Whether at home or in the office, desk space always seems to be in short supply. Fortunately, one of our customers, Carol, has created an ingenious solution to help you organise and give you back your desk. A unique storage solution The Space Cube combines five desk organisers into one, all in 40 x 23 […]

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Travellers: An Awesome Way To Buy and Ship Goods Home

November 22, 2016 - Posted By shipporter

Shipporter now offer a simple, affordable shipping solution, perfect for international travellers who are keen on picking up awesome and unique goods during their travels. It happens all the time. Here you are, enjoying your travel adventure and having the time of your life. You spot something you’d love to buy in a cool shop […]

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Travel Agents: Make shipping goods home incredibly easy for travellers

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Travel agencies can now offer their clients a unique service that lets international travellers from Australia ship bulky overseas purchases home with ease. Shipporter’s innovative new service makes shipping from USA to Australia simple – providing your clients with an even greater range of options when it comes to overseas shopping while on the go. […]

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Customer Success Story: ‘Indoor Pilot’

October 26, 2016 - Posted By shipporter

Drone flying is becoming popular in Australia and for good reason – drones provide countless hours of fun! More than just an exciting hobby, flying a drone can be a great way to capture unique photography shots or awesome videos from the sky. Flying drones is fun, exciting and addictive with Indoor Pilot Are you […]

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Customer Success Story: sourcing Alfa Romeo parts globally

September 29, 2016 - Posted By shipporter

Have you got an obsession for restoring classic cars? How about a love for sophisticated cars, complete with muscular lines and a throaty V8 engine? You’re in good company. One of our valued customers, Derek from Brisbane, is resourcefully using Shipporter’s free mailing address service to make his dream of building an Alfa Romeo Montreal […]

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Shipporter can give you access to a free US, UK or European mailing address

September 23, 2016 - Posted By shipporter

Will I qualify for a free mailing address? If you’re an Australian who is looking to buy from a US, UK or European store that accepts Australian credit cards, Eftpos or PayPal payments, we can set up a free mailing address for you in the region you require. How can I ship using a free […]

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Shipping IKEA from Australia to New Zealand

August 29, 2016 - Posted By shipporter

Shipping IKEA to New Zealand Believe it or not, internationally renowned Swedish furniture manufacturer IKEA still has no presence in New Zealand. There’s certainly demand for an IKEA New Zealand, with large movements building to encourage the furniture giant to expand to the land of the long white cloud, but so far with little success. […]

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Importing Tyres from the US to Australia

August 19, 2016 - Posted By shipporter

Are you looking to equip your vehicle with sturdy, well-made tyres that will last for many years? If you are sticking to a tight budget, you may find that buying tyres locally can cost a fortune. In that case, your best option may be to import your tyres rather than buy them locally. Even after […]

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The economic impact of ‘Brexit’: importing from the UK to Australia

July 12, 2016 - Posted By shipporter

Pound deteriorating against the AUD Historically, Aussies have been intimidated by the British pound, with hopes of shipping UK goods to Australia dashed once they do the math and see the astronomical value of the pound compared to the Aussie dollar. With the Brexit, that’s no longer the case. The value of the Australian dollar […]

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IKEA Increasing Distribution in Australia

July 4, 2016 - Posted By shipporter

At last, IKEA has announced plans to launch an online retail store in Australia. Renowned for its flat pack furniture and affordable homewares, IKEA exclusively sells online in 13 countries worldwide. Unfortunately, IKEA still doesn’t have an online store or offer domestic shipping to New Zealand. Making the Ordering/Purchasing Process Easier Are you living in […]

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Australian Snow Season: Save Money on Equipment with International Sea Freight

June 20, 2016 - Posted By shipporter

Australian Snow Season in July/August Getting ready for the Australian snow season throughout July and August? From snowboards to ski gear and apparel, snow boots and bindings, you can often find the very best deals for cheap snow equipment overseas. US and European snow gear brands are highly regarded as the best in the world, […]

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Positive feedback for Shipporter from the Whirlpool Forums

May 31, 2016 - Posted By shipporter

At Shipporter, we love receiving feedback from our customers. We believe in creating a service that delivers as much value as possible to the users of our system. We recently noticed some discussions on the Whirlpool Forums relating to difficulties Australians were having with the Shopmate system. Here’s what one user had to say: Full […]

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Essential items to buy when expecting a newborn

May 27, 2016 - Posted By shipporter

Are you shopping for a new baby? Why not take advantage of the excellent deals available from online retailers? Many online stores in the USA and UK offer a wide range of baby products and nursery furniture – many of which are unique and unavailable in Australia. Best of all, shipping by sea is cost-effective […]

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