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    Fedex has got to be the worst shipping service ever

    So they somehow broke into my apartment and they delivered my $20 pair of headphones on my couch, but they couldn't also leave my brand new computer? And now they won't let me pick it up today and won't budge on trying again tomorrow at 2:00 when I will be at work? What are they going to do then? Leave it on the truck another night? Worst service ever.


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    Re: Fedex has got to be the worst shipping service ever

    Quote Originally Posted by jsmith86 View Post
    So they somehow broke into my apartment and they delivered my $20 pair of headphones on my couch, but they couldn't also leave my brand new computer? And now they won't let me pick it up today and won't budge on trying again tomorrow at 2:00 when I will be at work? What are they going to do then? Leave it on the truck another night? Worst service ever.
    I don't believe a single word of your post.



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    Re: Fedex has got to be the worst shipping service ever

    Fedex still > UPS.

    UPS sucks.



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    Re: Fedex has got to be the worst shipping service ever

    This really happened.



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    Re: Fedex has got to be the worst shipping service ever

    Quote Originally Posted by jsmith86 View Post
    So they somehow broke into my apartment and they delivered my $20 pair of headphones on my couch, but they couldn't also leave my brand new computer? And now they won't let me pick it up today and won't budge on trying again tomorrow at 2:00 when I will be at work? What are they going to do then? Leave it on the truck another night? Worst service ever.
    I thought you could pick it up from a warehouse after so many attempts, but you would probably have to do it before 5:30 or something.



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    Re: Fedex has got to be the worst shipping service ever

    Quote Originally Posted by longtimeclone View Post
    I thought you could pick it up from a warehouse after so many attempts, but you would probably have to do it before 5:30 or something.
    If you are not there they leave a door tag and offer you the opportunity to pick it up at their distribution center. ALWAYS. They are usually open until 8 or sometimes even 9pm. They also don't break and enter.



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    Re: Fedex has got to be the worst shipping service ever

    Quote Originally Posted by ruxCYtable View Post
    If you are not there they leave a door tag and offer you the opportunity to pick it up at their distribution center. ALWAYS. They are usually open until 8 or sometimes even 9pm. They also don't break and enter.
    This guy was there, sitting on your couch, and knows your story better than you.



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    Re: Fedex has got to be the worst shipping service ever

    You work for UPS, your couch is on the porch and your ****** headphones didn't require a signature for delivery.





    Quote Originally Posted by jsmith86 View Post
    So they somehow broke into my apartment and they delivered my $20 pair of headphones on my couch, but they couldn't also leave my brand new computer? And now they won't let me pick it up today and won't budge on trying again tomorrow at 2:00 when I will be at work? What are they going to do then? Leave it on the truck another night? Worst service ever.


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    Re: Fedex has got to be the worst shipping service ever

    I order almost everything online (except groceries) and yes, both UPS and Fed Ex tend to suck, generally. But in my experience, which is considerable, UPS is definitely better than Fed Ex.


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    Re: Fedex has got to be the worst shipping service ever

    Quote Originally Posted by Trainer View Post
    This guy was there, sitting on your couch, and knows your story better than you.
    Whatever. I ship and receive a lot of stuff. Fedex does not break into people's homes. They also don't tell you you can't pick up your item if you're not there to receive.



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    Re: Fedex has got to be the worst shipping service ever

    Quote Originally Posted by ruxCYtable View Post
    If you are not there they leave a door tag and offer you the opportunity to pick it up at their distribution center. ALWAYS. They are usually open until 8 or sometimes even 9pm. They also don't break and enter.
    I guess I have always been lucky when I have used them. Picking it might not be the most convenient especially depending on how far you live from the warehouse but it is better than taking work off to get the package.



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    Re: Fedex has got to be the worst shipping service ever

    Quote Originally Posted by ruxCYtable View Post
    Whatever. I ship and receive a lot of stuff. Fedex does not break into people's homes. They also don't tell you you can't pick up your item if you're not there to receive.
    They will steal narcotics.



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    Re: Fedex has got to be the worst shipping service ever

    I ship and receive things on a daily basis and it's rare to have a problem with either UPS or FedEx. If a signature is required for something like a computer, it can be a pain as you're seeing, but other than that, it works like clockwork.



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    Re: Fedex has got to be the worst shipping service ever

    Dang. If you were in the Clive area, I probley know your driver. And he played football at ISU for a year.


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    Re: Fedex has got to be the worst shipping service ever

    Fedex would not deliver to me on 3 occasions because of my terrifying 8 lb mini daschshund.


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