Benjamin Meskin

Benjamin Meskin
Benjamin Meskin, CPCU, CLU ® , is owner and lead underwriter of Meslee Insurance Services, Inc. dba Cabrella Shipping Insurance Intelligence. A family business operating since the mid 90’s, Meslee Insurance was a pioneer in the industry and assisted in underwriting insurance and forming policy language for the first high value transit insurnace programs offerred by FedEx in the late 90’s. Continuing and building on that knowledge and working for related companies in the industry, Benjamin has leaned on his experience and knowledge to build Cabrella Shipping Insurance Intelligence core software which was originally released in 2012. Benjamin has vast knowledge of the cargo insurance industry and risks, both old and new, that threaten businesses worldwide.

Recent Posts

[Infographic] 2019 Holiday Shipping Guide

Posted by Benjamin Meskin on Sep 11, 2019 4:58:53 PM

It may only be September, but for holiday shoppers, its never too early to start looking for the perfect gifts. As an eCommerce business owner, this means it's the busiest time of the year for sales. But what's the best way to navigate the season's spike in online purchases?


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How Can Shippers Manage the Challenges of the 2019 Holiday Peak Season?

Posted by Benjamin Meskin on Sep 9, 2019 4:02:00 PM


The holiday season is a busy time for sellers throughout the world, as importers and exporters face the many challenges of getting packages from point A to point B. These companies worry about the speed and safety of their packages throughout the year. However, the holiday season adds even more stress to their everyday duties.

There are many challenges to deal with in the holiday season, but most shippers strive to ensure their customers are pleased with the outcome. Here we will take a closer look at ways to overcome the obstacles of the holiday peak shipping season.


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Tags: #internationalshipping, Shipping Insurance, Blog

Challenges of the Last Mile Delivery for Shippers

Posted by Benjamin Meskin on Aug 27, 2019 12:09:57 PM

Last mile delivery is the riskiest step of the e-commerce package delivery process that can make or break the customer experience. During this final delivery stage, parcels can be lost, damaged, or stolen. Fortunately, merchants can combat these shipping risks and inconveniences with innovative software and services that address these critical delivery challenges.

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Tags: #internationalshipping, Blog

[Infographic] The Essential Guide For Instrument Dealers

Posted by Benjamin Meskin on Aug 23, 2019 5:00:34 PM

Is your eCommerce instrument store taking off? Are you hoping to provide your customers with the best possible service?

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Short Guide to Shipping Musical Instruments

Posted by Benjamin Meskin on Aug 7, 2019 3:24:02 PM

Musicians invest a lot of time and money into their craft and their treasured instruments. Without their instruments, these artists could not share their talent with others or in most cases, earn a living.

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How To Make Money on Shopify: 10 Revenue Boosting Tips

Posted by Benjamin Meskin on Jul 31, 2019 9:42:06 AM

If you dream of having your own business that reaches the heights of success, you should start an e-commerce business. Research reveals e-commerce businesses have grown exponentially over the past couple of years. E-commerce sales are expected to grow from $2.3 trillion in 2017 to $4.5 trillion in 2021. However, if you have decided to step into the online corporate world, starting from a Shopify store would be the best decision.

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Cabrella: The Best Third Party Shipping Insurance Provider

Posted by Benjamin Meskin on Jul 24, 2019 9:26:08 AM

When it comes to shipping your items, protecting them is key. From trucks to ships to airplanes, your belongings go through a lot to get to their final destination. Unfortunately, you can’t be present to escort them through all of these modes of transportation, so often your cargo is out of your hands and out of your ability to protect them.

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Benefits of Uber Freight for Shippers

Posted by Benjamin Meskin on Jul 17, 2019 9:06:33 AM
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5 Benefits of Third Party Shipping Insurance

Posted by Benjamin Meskin on Jul 10, 2019 8:38:23 AM


Safely shipping your products from point A to point B can be one of the most challenging aspects of owning a business. On average, 10% of ecommerce shipments arrive at their destination damaged. These statistics rise to a staggering 21% for oversized purchases.


Naturally, customers look to you to rectify the situation. Shipping insurance offers financial protection that enables you to replace any merchandise that is lost or damaged during transit.

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Tags: #shippingsoftware, Shipping Insurance

Comparing The Cost Of Shipping Insurance

Posted by Benjamin Meskin on Jul 2, 2019 12:59:13 PM


When your business depends on shipping, it is imperative to make sure you have adequate insurance coverage. Even with the proper packing and attention, packages can be lost or damaged while in transit.

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