October 22, 2008

New iGoogle Gadget and Shipping Calculator Save Money on Shipping

TORONTO, Oct. 22 /PRNewswire/ -- ShipGooder.com, the market leader for providing fast and instant courier rate searches, today announced the launch of two new tools to compare shipping rates. ShipGooder's new iGoogle Gadget allows users of Google's iGoogle service to use ShipGooder's courier rate comparison service on their homepage, while ShipGooder's new Shipping Calculator allows users to embed ShipGooder's rate comparison service on any web page, including listings for eBay and Craigslist.

Both utilities are available free of charge, free of advertising, and do not require users to register any personal information. Rate comparisons are generated virtually instantaneously simply by entering the package weight, origin and destination zip codes. ShipGooder provides rate quotes from FedEx, UPS, DHL, the U.S. Postal Service, and Canada Post, as well as rates from local and regional couriers.

"There is no question that Google's iGoogle service is nothing less than a new and exciting platform for application development," stated Franc Vodopivec, President of ShipGooder, Inc. "Our new Google Gadget and Shipping Calculator are easy to install, extremely fast, and very simple to use," he added.

"In these uncertain economic times, ShipGooder.com is once again setting the industry standard for innovation by providing effortless tools that save money on shipping costs," said Nancy Chafee, V.P. of Sales and Marketing. "As we approach the height of the shipping season in the U.S. and Canada, we are confident that ShipGooder's new Google Gadget and Shipping Calculator will provide our website visitors with additional tools to save money and remain competitive," she added.

Visitors to the ShipGooder.com website can add the new Google Gadget to their iGoogle web page simply by clicking on the "Add to Google" icon on the ShipGooder homepage. ShipGooder's Shipping Calculator can be found at this web address: shipgooder.com/calculator

About ShipGooder, Inc.

Toronto-based ShipGooder, Inc. was founded in October 2006; 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.


CONTACT: and additional media resources, please contact: Nancy Chafee,V.P. Sales and Marketing, [email protected], (416) 930-3043,http://www.shipgooder.com/