ShipGooder.com officially surpasses one million shipping rate searches
TORONTO, Sept. 3 /CNW/ - ShipGooder, Inc. announced today that it has
officially provided over one million shipping rate searches to visitors since
January 1st, 2009. ShipGooder expects to hit 2 million rate searches by the
end of this year. ShipGooder.com, which promotes itself as the "search engine
for shipping rates", offers free, instant rate comparisons from national
delivery services such as FedEx and the U.S. Postal service, along with rates
from regional and local couriers.
ShipGooder provides free rate comparison services to businesses and
consumers with no account registration required. Visitors to the website
simply enter two zip codes and a package weight. ShipGooder instantly displays
a simple table of courier services, delivery charges and delivery dates.
Visitors are not only delighted with ShipGooder's ease of use and speed, but
also with ShipGooder's policy of not displaying intrusive ads on its website.
"We are thrilled about passing the one million rate search milestone,"
said Nancy Chafee, VP of Marketing for ShipGooder, Inc. "This is significant
not only from the standpoint of ShipGooder's popularity and success, but also
from the perspective of every single dollar our users have saved in shipping
"ShipGooder.com is powered by our proprietary Rapid Rate Server (RRS)
technology, which allows local and regional couriers and messengers to compete
directly with large national carriers" said Franc Vodopivec, President of
ShipGooder, Inc. "We estimate that if three out of five rate searches are
performed by a shipping customer who eventually places a delivery order and if
you calculate an approximate savings of $11.25 per shipment, our visitors have
collectively saved close to seven million dollars by using ShipGooder this
ShipGooder recently used Facebook and Twitter to announce their new
Courier Directory of carriers from across the U.S. and Canada, as well as to
announce the recent addition of international rate quotes. "We're going to
broadcast this milestone to our Facebook fans and Twitter followers," said
Nancy Chafee. "In this economy, great news about substantial cost savings
tends to travel fast - especially on social networks."
About ShipGooder, Inc.
Toronto-based ShipGooder, Inc. was founded in October 2006 and developed
a multi-carrier rate engine that allows users to quickly compare services from
national, regional and local couriers in the U.S. and Canada. ShipGooder.com
provides an easy, fast rate engine to obtain the best shipping rates.
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