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Tracking parcels - is it accurate?


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#1 EssentialBludger

Posted 09 January 2013 - 10:52 AM

I ordered DD a furby from Amazon as her one I got for xmas didn't work, and it seemed every shop in Perth was sold out.

according to the tracker, it's been sitting in Ohio since the 3rd of January - 6 days!

Please tell me that these trackers somehow aren't accurate? unsure.gif

She's been waiting since xmas and has been waiting by the window for the postie everyday!

#2 IsolaBella

Posted 09 January 2013 - 10:54 AM

My item was supposedly on the tarmack in HK when it arrived on my doorstep.


#3 ~Mintie~

Posted 09 January 2013 - 10:59 AM

Sometimes they don't get updated until it reaches the next destination point, so it could be in transit but the tracking may not reflect that..

#4 countrymel

Posted 09 January 2013 - 10:59 AM

I was checking a shipment of hand crafted furniture we had sent from the gallery where I used to work to NY City.  It was sitting at the docks apparently.

2 hours later I got a phonecall from the buyer who was excitedly swooning, telling me how the deliverymen had struggled up the stairs and how great it looked in her apartment!



#5 Apageintime

Posted 09 January 2013 - 11:01 AM

The samsung galaxy that is currently in my hands is apparently still in Sydney.

#6 Eleventy_Two

Posted 09 January 2013 - 01:40 PM

I am waiting on a parcel from Amazon due before christmas ... the delivery company says they haven't received the package from Amazon.  Amazon says its sitting in Aust Customs somewhere - go figure!


#7 lamarque

Posted 09 January 2013 - 01:42 PM

My Strawberry Net package was apparently awaiting clearance at customs when it turned up at my front door.

#8 JKTMum

Posted 09 January 2013 - 03:44 PM

No, I bought some stuff from Pumpkin Patch online, so sent from NZ. The tracking seemed to be great when it was in NZ I knew exactly were it was from place to place until the minute it arrived in Sydney, then it seemed to sit there for days, until it turned up on my doorstep, the tracking still said it was sitting at the depot in Sydney (we are in Victoria on the outskirts of Melbourne).

#9 SlinkyMalinki

Posted 09 January 2013 - 03:51 PM

Today I got a notice that a package had been posted, about an hour AFTER I received it laughing2.gif

#10 *melrose*

Posted 09 January 2013 - 06:26 PM

nope.




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