no more UPS!

From: Bert Thomas <>
Date: Wed Jan 19 02:16:27 2005

William Donzelli wrote:
> > I'm boycotting UPS. I walked out of there about foaming at the mouth.
> Does anyone actually like UPS?

I only receive packages from them, for example from Farnell. The only
problem I once had was that Farnell shipped something between xmas and
new year and they wouldn't deliver it until after new year or something
like that. Other then that I like them. It might be that US customers
demand higher quality services from their suppliers and that therefore
UPS is 'good' compared to other companies operating here in the

In particular, I don't consider the drivers who deliver the stuff to be
idiots. I once expected a larger delivery from Dell. The driver
explained that it often happened that some stuff from Dell was delivered
a day later. Indeed the expected extra packages where delivered a day

When we moved a few years ago, the driver recognised us from the old
place and delivered the goods addressed to our old place to our new

All in all, I'm a happy customer.

Received on Wed Jan 19 2005 - 02:16:27 GMT

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