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Find your bright side in sustainable shipping and small business growth.

Delivering a brighter future, Sendle’s roadmap to net zero emissions

At Sendle, we work to deliver a brighter future with millions of thriving small businesses. Key to that is levelling the playing field so small businesses have access to better rates and services, and the other critical piece is making the deliveries better for the planet.

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Packing & Shipping | 7 min read
January 29, 2024

Shipping from Canada to the US: Your guide to saving money & time

Did you know that the U.S. is the second most common destination for Canadian retailers? As of January 2024, the U.S. has over 340 million people; it’s the largest consumer ...
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Packing & Shipping | 8 min read
January 18, 2024

Levelling up with Sendle keeps you shipping on the bright side

"With Sendle, I don’t need to worry about plans or bands. Every parcel I ship with Sendle counts towards my Ship & Save level. It’s such a transparent way to do ...
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Sendle USA | 2 min read
January 18, 2024

New U.S. shipping rates starting on January 21: some up, some down, and some even more down!

Small business shipping rates for 2024 will apply to packages sent on or after January 21. While some rates will be going up, others will go down and you’ll continue to rack ...
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Customer Experience | 5 min read
January 12, 2024

Exciting times ahead in 2024 with new ways to sell and save.

At Sendle, we're particularly good at listening. We talk to our customers constantly so that we know what small businesses are thinking. And every year we undertake a ...
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Packing & Shipping | 6 min read
December 1, 2023

Sendle’s Peak Season Survival Guide: Small business tips for holiday sales

Peak season stressing you out? Keep calm and ship on! We’ve got a handy guide to make your holiday shipping better and brighter.
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Customer Stories | 8 min read
November 27, 2023

ZEEBAM and Sendle: delivering nostalgic and affordable nerdy joy

Creativity knows no bounds, and nerdiness encounters no foes. It’s why video games can be fun for everyone. It’s also why ZEEBAM delivers nostalgic joy through Sendle to ...
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Customer Stories | 4 min read
November 22, 2023

Sending love worldwide with Sendle savings

“It’s crucial to consider the cost of sending overseas. I was initially looking for more competitive pricing than Australia Post. That was the first box Sendle ticked.” ~ ...
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Sendle AU | 4 min read
November 22, 2023

Reaching out to a new audience?

When you’re selling in familiar territory, it doesn’t take long to get shipping down pat, but there are a few things to take into consideration when you decide to expand ...
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Customer Stories | 7 min read
November 13, 2023

Pink Hibiscus: nurturing the skin and soul while saving on shipping

Founder Natalie Kessell saw a gap in the skincare market that set her on a journey to develop eco-conscious products. Sendle helps Pink Hibiscus save more on shipping for one ...
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Sendle CA | 3 min read
November 1, 2023

Get Sendling! Our 2023 Holiday Shipping Dates for Canada

Right now, small businesses must prepare for the height of peak season. It's a good thing Sendle has small businesses covered during the most wonderful (and busiest) time of ...
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Sendle USA | 6 min read
October 25, 2023

Diversifying shipping carriers: 3 advantages of surefire holiday shipping

If you’re a small business, you probably already know what time it is. Starting with a “p” and ending with “-eak season,” it’s easily about to get busier for businesses ...
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Sendle USA | 3 min read
October 20, 2023

'Tis the season! Our 2023 Holiday Shipping Dates for the United States

We probably don’t have to tell you twice that the most wonderful time of the year is coming right around the corner. We’ve already heard Mariah Carey play on the radio ...
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Customer Stories | 5 min read
October 18, 2023

It started with a onesie: How Costume Bay saves with Sendle

“We’re saving substantial amounts month after month on the shipments we send out in Sendle’s 500g satchel. Over a year, that really makes a difference.” ~ Vivian Xu, founder, ...
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Customer Stories | 5 min read
October 11, 2023

Helping the best smellers on their way with Sendle savings

“I use the Sendle 500g satchels. That's what makes shipping so cost-effective for me. An identical parcel through Australia Post can be double the cost.” ~ Jacqui Afflick, ...
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Customer Stories | 4 min read
October 4, 2023

Cafe Fabrique turns shipping savings into marketing investment

Cafe Fabrique isn't just about brewing coffee; it's about brewing a sustainable and accessible coffee culture. Sendle’s door-to-door delivery helps caffeine connoisseurs ...
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Customer Stories | 5 min read
September 27, 2023

The 500g satchel – saving your bottom line.

"Sendle's 500g price is competitive. In August, we did more than $10K in shipping and the average 500g parcel with Sendle was approx $6.00." ~ Vivian Xu, founder, Costume Bay
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Sendle CA | 1 min read
September 7, 2023

Canada: Prepare for peak season with even lower Sendle shipping rates

It's another price drop that'll have you paying less for better shipping. This time, there are even more savings to put back into your business ahead of peak season.
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Customer Stories | 6 min read
September 5, 2023

Staying a Step Ahead: The Sneaker Laundry and Sendle

The Sneaker Laundry saves more than spent sneakers.
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Customer Stories | 6 min read
August 29, 2023

Dope Skin Co delivers the magic ingredient with Sendle

“Since I started using this magical combination of Dope Skin Co and Sendle, my frown lines have transformed dramatically.” ~ Vanessa, founder, Dope Skin Co
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Customer Stories | 3 min read
August 18, 2023

How Die Shiny dreams big and monetizes their music with Sendle

Utah-based music duo Die Shiny cleverly achieves their dreams by monetizing their music and venturing into eCommerce. After a killer Kickstarter, they're dreaming even bigger ...
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Customer Stories | 6 min read
August 16, 2023

Easy shipping and sipping: how Sendle and Tshikovi Tea House helps customers unwind

Tshikovi Tea House founders, Yvette Brown and her husband Sina-Ta, serve up a blend of traditional health aids and unorthodox concoctions that pay homage to influential Black ...
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Customer Stories | 9 min read
August 14, 2023

Ship & Save is here! Meet four Sendlers already loving it

Say hello to Ship & Save. It’s our new loyalty program that’s all about rewarding you: the more you ship, the more you save. With discounts of up to 55% off our new low ...
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Customer Stories | 6 min read
August 9, 2023

From spells to shipping: Sendle Saver casts a new wave of efficiency for The Magick Makers

Think you know what a witch is? Think again. Move on from the broomsticks and bubbling cauldron clichés, modern witchcraft is all about bringing together kindred spirits, ...
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Packing & Shipping | 7 min read
July 27, 2023

What is lightweight ecommerce and how does it work for my business?

With the rapid growth of small businesses over the past couple of years, lightweight ecommerce has been disrupting the online retail landscape. The demand for simpler, ...
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Sendle USA | 2 min read
July 27, 2023

Grow fast, ship even faster: Sendle 2-Day Guaranteed shipping has arrived!

We know how fast small businesses like to go. Sendle 2-Day Guaranteed is our fastest shipping service to date – and it's here for small businesses to take the lead.
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Customer Stories | 8 min read
July 19, 2023

Why The WOD Life has 150,000 reasons to love Sendle

It started with a single super-fast skipping rope 10 years ago. Here’s how it’s going now (with a bit of help from Sendle savings).
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Sendle USA | 2 min read
July 13, 2023

Introducing: 3-Day Guaranteed for our speediest US shipping yet

Since we started, Sendle’s always brought quick, reliable, and affordable shipping to small businesses in America. Well, we’ve made our shipping even swifter. Now, get your ...
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eCommerce Platforms | 1 min read
July 12, 2023

Better terms and bigger savings with Sendle’s Digital Partner Program for eCommerce platforms

No restrictive contracts. No revenue requirements. And no tricky terms about it. Just delivery service that’s better for small businesses, while saving shipping and eCommerce ...
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Sendle USA | 1 min read
July 6, 2023

Summer of savings: lower U.S. prices (again!) and more free Sendle Cover for small businesses

Sunny days are upon us, Sendlers. So why not soak up even more savings with Sendle?
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