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
- Visit ParcelPath.com.
- 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.