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8 05, 2019

Our Favourite ZipX Product Requests of the Week

By |2019-05-08T09:26:06+00:00May 8th, 2019|General, Popular Products|

ZipX customers request hundreds of products every week from the US and UK  that they wish they could get in Hong Kong. Our team highlights our favorite product requests for you to browse and get a feel for what other people like you in Hong Kong are looking for. Below are some of the most interesting product requests we saw from our customers. Oll [...]

28 04, 2019

Introducing ZipX100

By |2019-05-03T07:47:17+00:00April 28th, 2019|Announcements|

Join ZipX100 How it works Our team at ZipX is thrilled to announce our new membership plan. A way for you to increase your protection, reduce your costs, and gain an easy option for refunds for any reason.* Cross-border returns and refunds have been the most difficult challenge for us as package-forwarders, and we know that sometimes, the item you [...]

4 04, 2019

ZipX now lets you shop from the UK in Hong Kong!

By |2019-04-11T04:39:51+00:00April 4th, 2019|General|

We are very excited to announce that ZipX now allows you to buy the products you love from any website in the UK. The experience will work just as it does for US products. You can now copy and paste a URL into a search bar from a UK online store, and purchase instantly using your Hong Kong credit card. If the product you desire does not get priced [...]

29 03, 2019

List of Prohibited Items for Import into Hong Kong

By |2019-04-03T07:05:26+00:00March 29th, 2019|General|

Importing in to Hong Kong is relatively easy compared to many other countries that aren’t free ports and more goods are taxed or dutiable. However, products in to Hong Kong can still be classified as restricted or prohibited. Although we are always working hard to ensure your purchases reach you in good time and safely, there are some items that c [...]

12 03, 2019

Biggest Sales Dates for US E-Commerce Websites in 2019

By |2019-04-03T08:17:12+00:00March 12th, 2019|Holidays|

Everyone love sales, don’t they? We know for a fact we do! Here at ZipX, we will be giving you a heads-up on all the dates when massive sales are taking place. Generally, online prices are slashed before and after US federal holidays. Below are the most important sales dates in 2019 we have picked out: 1.    St. Patrick’s Day – 17thMarch 2019 2.   [...]

7 03, 2019

Top 10 US E Commerce Sites of 2019

By |2019-04-03T08:20:15+00:00March 7th, 2019|General|

In this post, we have identified our top 10 US sites for e-commerce shopping. So be it for resellers/merchants or buyers, these US websites will offer you the best value for your buck and product varieties. So without further delay, here you go! 1.    Amazon US It comes without surprise Amazon is one of the top US website for your online e-commerc [...]

28 02, 2019

3 reasons why ZipX is your best eCommerce partner

By |2019-04-03T08:24:10+00:00February 28th, 2019|General|

We all know how easy it is to purchase something online. A couple of clicks here and there to view and compare products, a couple of lines to fill in your personal information to create an account, a couple of payment details and you are all set! You can sit back, relax and wait for your shipment to arrive. We all know that this is as easy as it g [...]

19 02, 2019

A New Chapter for Trusu – now ZipX

By |2019-04-03T10:14:32+00:00February 19th, 2019|Announcements|

Today we are sharing the exciting news that Trusu has been acquired by ZipX, a global logistics company based in Hong Kong. Building Trusu has been an incredible journey alongside a stellar team, and we are thrilled to start this new chapter expanding Trusu around the globe. Why ZipX? As my co-founder James and I were building Trusu, we spent coun [...]

21 06, 2018

How smart are your speakers?

By |2019-04-04T02:41:55+00:00June 21st, 2018|Popular Products|

ZipX’s office has been considering getting a smart speaker, so we decided to do some research and thought you might find it interesting. Buy one from us now (links below) or check out our new features on the site including our new Last Shipment Page, delivery statuses on orders, and estimated delivery dates to name a few on the 1000’s of products [...]

20 06, 2018

Costco Favorites

By |2019-04-04T02:38:53+00:00June 20th, 2018|Popular Products|

Living in Hong Kong, Costco is one of the stores unavailable here that I miss most. Back home, most of us on the ZipX team have many memories of going to Costco on weekends and buying great products at great prices in bulk. Hong Kong doesn’t have any Costcos unfortunately, but that doesn’t mean you can’t get their great products here! Here are fiv [...]