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How To Ship Internationally

We’ve got a global network and smart technology to help you reach new markets around the world.

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Be Aware of National Rules For Your Shipment Destination

Every country has different shipping regulations. Our handy tool will keep you informed.
Look up country-specific shipping restrictions and service options.

Tell Us Where You’re Shipping Internationally

Double check your address. Some countries use unique formats for addresses or postal codes. Get address tips here.

Tell Us What You’re Shipping

Providing a specific description helps reduce customs delays:

  • Know the product's intended use: sale, resale or manufacture.
  • Know what the product is made of and where it was made.
  • Know the value of the shipment.

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Success Smells So Good

When Chrissy Fitchtl’s soap business, Apotheke, encountered a once in a lifetime opportunity, they had to integrate international shipping quickly and effectively.

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