How to Send a Package

How to Send a Package: Tips for The Best Way to Send a Package – Tip 1

Introduction: How to Send a Package

How to send a package: Sending a package for the first time may seem daunting, but with ParcelPath, it’s straightforward. Here, we’ll guide you on how to effortlessly ship a package with UPS or USPS through ParcelPath. Video included at the end of this article to walk you through your first shipment.

Step 1: Sign Up with ParcelPath

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  • Click on “Sign Up” and fill in your details. You will get a confirmation email that you will need to click the link to verify your email. Once verified you will be ready to ship.
  • Once your account is set up, you’re ready to start shipping.

Step 2: Get a Quote

  • Log in to your ParcelPath account.
  • Enter the package details including the origin, destination, dimensions, and weight.
  • You’ll receive a list of shipping options with different carriers. Select the one that suits your needs and budget.

Step 3: Prepare Your Package

  • Pack your item securely using a sturdy box and sufficient cushioning material like bubble wrap.
  • Seal the box well with packing tape to ensure it remains closed during transit.

Step 4: Label Your Package

  • Print the shipping label provided by ParcelPath.
  • Attach the label securely to your package.
  • If you do not have a printer at home, you can choose to create a barcode instead of a shipping label. Save an image of the barcode on your phone and take it to any UPS Store and they will print your label for free.

Step 5: Drop Off or Schedule a Pickup

  • Drop off your package at a nearby UPS or USPS (Post Office) location, or
  • Schedule a pickup through ParcelPath, and a carrier will come to collect your package.

Step 6: Track Your Shipment

  • You can track your shipment’s progress through your ParcelPath account.
  • Stay updated on the estimated delivery time and the location of your package.

Step 7: Confirm Delivery

  • Once your package reaches its destination, you’ll receive a delivery confirmation.
  • Check with the recipient to ensure everything arrived in good condition.


Mastering the art of shipping is easy with ParcelPath. From signing up to confirming delivery, each step is user-friendly and designed to make your shipping experience hassle-free. Whether you’re sending a gift to a loved one or shipping products for your business, ParcelPath, along with USPS and UPS, simplifies the process. So go ahead, sign up with ParcelPath, and start shipping today.

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