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Whether you are a small company or a large corporation, you will likely ship packages as part of your business. Tracking packages is important to ensure they arrive safely at their destination. The United Parcel Service (UPS) is one of the main providers of shipping and tracking. Depending on the size of your business, it is beneficial to set up a UPS account. Besides its convenience, UPS can save your company time and money.

Benefits of Having a UPS Number

Determining Your Shipping Needs

Getting a UPS Number

If you decide it is beneficial for your company to open a UPS account, the process is straightforward. Just go to the UPS website and register an account. Create a user ID and password and input the requested information.

If it’s more convenient, you can also sign up via your Facebook, Twitter, Google or Amazon accounts. If you are a sole proprietor or small business, it may be handy having streamlined login information.

You will also input your preferred payment method. UPS accepts payment through electronic funds transfers from bank accounts, checks and credit cards.