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May 2, 2024

How Terminal Africa Helped Scale my Logistics Business

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June 24, 2024
Simplify Your Paystack Storefront Deliveries
Now, individuals and businesses using Paystack Storefront can effortlessly add logistics functionality, streamlining the process of sending parcels worldwide.
July 9, 2024
Add Worldwide Shipping to Your Shopify Store
Shipping your products to customers worldwide just got a whole lot easier thanks to Terminal Africa. If you're a Shopify store owner, you can now simplify your shipping process using top carriers like DHL, UPS, and FedEx. Want to learn more? Keep reading.
May 5, 2024
How Terminal Africa Helped Scale my Logistics Business
We sat down to have a quick chat with the founder of THEPEP. We discussed his desire to solve same day delivery problems and how it led him to build a successful business.
July 9, 2024
Other Benefits of Shipping with Terminal Africa
Shipping with Terminal Africa offers a comprehensive range of benefits beyond shipping services. Here's a breakdown of the key benefits to encourage customers to choose Terminal Africa.
June 5, 2024
Why Packaging Matters: The Role It Plays in Your Business Journey
In this blog, we will explain why your business needs packaging materials, the types of packaging materials, and the best place to source packaging materials.
June 5, 2024
Ship with Ease on Terminal Africa Mobile App
In today's fast-paced world, where every minute counts, we understand the importance of providing you with tools that simplify and streamline your workflow. With the Terminal Africa Mobile App, you can now take control of your shipments. Our mobile app was designed to make booking and managing your shipping and logistics easier than ever before.
July 9, 2024
All you need to know about Importing into Nigeria with Terminal Africa
If you are struggling with importing items to Nigeria, Terminal Africa is available to help you. We understand that the process can be complicated, this blog provides all the resources you need to import smoothly.
March 12, 2024
3 Things You Need To Do Before Sending Shipments
If you plan to ship some items, we've got you covered! In this blog post, we've compiled a handy checklist to help you ensure a smooth and hassle-free shipping experience.
January 8, 2024
Understanding Additional Charges and Weight Discrepancy in Logistics
Learn all about additional charges and weight discrepancy and some tips that will help ensure you enjoy a smooth shipping experience.
November 14, 2023
Prohibited Items on Terminal Africa
In this blog, we will share with you a list of prohibited items for international shipments from some of our carriers. This information will be useful for anyone who is planning to send packages overseas.
October 12, 2023
Easiest Way to Ship to the UK from Nigeria
In this blog, we'll walk you through the simplest way to ship your items to the UK stress-free.
September 11, 2023
Don't Overpay: How to get the Best Price for your Deliveries.
The free shipping quote calculator is a tool designed by Terminal Africa to help anyone find the best and most affordable shipping options for their packages.‍ It contains the best rates from more than 13 local and international courier companies, thus ensuring transparency and integrity.
March 19, 2024
Why Packaging Matters: The Role It Plays in Your Business Journey
In this blog, we will explain why your business needs packaging materials, the types of packaging materials, and the best place to source packaging materials.
January 22, 2024
Does size matter? Actual vs Volumetric Weight
The debate on whether size matters is a trendy one, even in the logistics space. In this article, we’ll explain Actual Weight and Volumetric weight (size), how they’re calculated, why they are essential and what you can do to ensure your shipments are always weighed accurately.
January 8, 2024
A Guide to Packaging and Sending Fragile Items
In this blog, we'll walk you through the tips to use to ensure your fragile package reaches its destination intact.
December 28, 2023
Types of Packaging Materials and Their Uses
In this article, we will learn more about the types of packaging materials and how each is used during shipping.
October 13, 2023
Get the Lowest Prices on your Packaging Materials
You can now buy high quality packaging materials for your shipping directly from Terminal.
July 27, 2023
10 Tips for Packaging Products for Delivery
To ensure hassle-free packaging, exporting, and delivery of food items to their owners, experts at Terminal Africa recommend the following tips.
July 27, 2023
How to Package Foodstuffs for Export from Nigeria to the UK
Are you ready to learn how to package foodstuffs for export from Nigeria to the UK without the usual hassles and frustration associated with this activity? Right here in this comprehensive guide are pro hacks and tips on how to get it done without breaking a sweat
March 12, 2024
All you need to know about Importing into Nigeria with Terminal Africa
If you are struggling with importing items to Nigeria, Terminal Africa is available to help you. We understand that the process can be complicated, this blog provides all the resources you need to import smoothly.
February 6, 2024
Shipping Documentation Guide: Types & Uses
When shipping packages, especially internationally, there are many factors to consider, and one of these factors is correct documentation. Without the proper documentation, your shipments can incur additional charges, get delayed, or get stuck at customs.
December 24, 2023
A Complete Guide on How to Ship Various Foods Internationally
In this article, we will provide you with a step-by-step guide on how to ship various food items securely.
November 9, 2023
Shop from H&M and get it delivered to Nigeria in 5-7 days
Are you looking to shop from H&M and receive your order in Nigeria within a week? Look no further! In this blog, we'll provide a step-by-step guide to help you shop from H&M and get your favourite items delivered right to your doorstep in no time.
October 30, 2023
How to Add International & Local Shipping to your WooCommerce store for free
In this step-by-step guide, we'll show you how to add international and local shipping functions to your existing WooCommerce store effortlessly.
September 30, 2023
How to Buy the iPhone 15 from the UK Stress-Free at the Apple Price
In this blog, we'll guide you on how to purchase the iPhone 15 Pro from the UK stress-free and at a price that matches Apple's official rates. Plus,
September 14, 2023
Top 10 HS Codes You Need When Shipping Internationally
In this user-friendly guide, we'll introduce you to HS codes and walk you through the top 10 HS codes for common internationally shipped items.
June 22, 2023
Shipping Services For Small Business Owners In Nigeria | Terminal Africa
For your small business, are you looking for effective shipping services? Use Terminal Africa to ship locally and from any location in Nigeria to locations outside of Nigeria.
December 14, 2022
Scaling your SME with Terminal: 6 Reasons Why Your Potential Customer Thinks it is Important
Growing and scaling small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) goes beyond online promotion or reaching product-market fit, both of which are standard practices among startups and SMEs. On the contrary, establishing a workflow system that inevitably includes investing in management and automation technology is vital to scaling SMEs.
December 14, 2022
Logistics in Africa: Top 5 Growing Trends that are Shaping the SME Ecosystem
This piece will uncover some growing trends shaping the SME ecosystem within Africa and beyond. But just before proceeding to the list, it is crucial to mention that the African logistic landscape has since taken a new turn post-COVID pandemic.
December 14, 2022
Paystack, Flutterwave? How we make the best payment platforms work for your African business.
We believe that anyone making a payment on a website powered by Terminal, should have an experience that is native to their current location, regardless of where they are in the world.
December 14, 2022
Examining Logistics as the Lifeblood of SMEs and Supply Chain
As the world goes digital, with more human activities taking place virtually and businesses finding a home on e-commerce platforms, we dedicate this blog post to delving deep into the role of logistics in the long-term viability of SMEs and supply chains in Africa and beyond.
December 14, 2022
Running an online business in Africa? Terminal’s got you covered.
Terminal is a web platform that’s making it easy for entrepreneurs in Africa to build and grow online businesses. It combines a no-code website builder with built-in solutions for payments, shipping and marketing. This makes Terminal a one-stop shop for any entrepreneur looking to launch and grow any type of eCommerce venture in Africa.

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