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    Ordering shipping boxes from USPS.com

    I ordered 10 tube shaped boxes from them online. It says "usually arrives in 7-10 business days". It's been 3 weeks today and still haven't got them. Other times I've ordered the Flat Rate boxes at 9:30 at night and I received them the next day. Just wondering if anyone else has ordered boxes other than the Flat Rate ones and how long it took you to receive them.



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    Re: Ordering shipping boxes from USPS.com

    oh and I went to a post office other then my local one and the lady at the counter asked how many thousands I wanted



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    Re: Ordering shipping boxes from USPS.com

    Even the flat rate boxes took two weeks to get to me earlier this fall/late summer - I'm not surprised, but it's disappointing. Don't you have to pay for the tube-shaped ones? I may contact customer support.


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    Re: Ordering shipping boxes from USPS.com

    Your postal carrier was fired after a youtube video surfaced of her driving across someone's lawn to deliver a package. Don't worry, a replacement carrier will bring your tubes shortly.



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    Re: Ordering shipping boxes from USPS.com

    Back in the day when I posted on pbnation.com, a bunch of people there ordered hundreds of their free boxes just for the heck of it. Kids would build box forts and stuff. It was pretty amusing. I'm pretty sure they changed their rules because of it.



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    Re: Ordering shipping boxes from USPS.com

    Quote Originally Posted by Angie View Post
    Even the flat rate boxes took two weeks to get to me earlier this fall/late summer - I'm not surprised, but it's disappointing. Don't you have to pay for the tube-shaped ones? I may contact customer support.
    No, all Priority Mail and Priority Mail Express Boxes and Envelopes are free. You only have to pay for the Ready Post boxes.



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    Re: Ordering shipping boxes from USPS.com

    I just ordered some smaller, rectangular boxes just to see if they ever show up.



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    Re: Ordering shipping boxes from USPS.com

    Guess what was just delivered to my door.....those boxes. I ordered them Oct 11, they weren't shipped until this past Saturday. My house looks like a dam* post office!!



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    Re: Ordering shipping boxes from USPS.com

    My friends and I orded 100 flat rate boxes... or so we thought. We ordered 100 packs of flat rate boxes which had like 16 each


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    Re: Ordering shipping boxes from USPS.com

    I ordered some poster mailers, I think 20 (10 small, 10 large). Got 20 all one size about a week and a half later...then outbid the blue got 20 more about 3 months later!



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    Re: Ordering shipping boxes from USPS.com

    Quote Originally Posted by ISUCyclones2015 View Post
    My friends and I orded 100 flat rate boxes... or so we thought. We ordered 100 packs of flat rate boxes which had like 16 each
    Haha, you open your door and an avalanche of boxes comes rushing in



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