Learn about dangerous goods. It was one of the very few times the FedEx employee asked me what’s in the box. Will FedEx ever deliver this or what? I have found they are less expensive by about 10% and when packaged well it gets there safely. $2 for a pick up is a steal. I went on the FedEx website and tracked it. Report Inappropriate Content. I reused a box that had “fragile” written on it in sharpie.
The status 'exception'means that an unexpected event is preventing delivery of your package. Get more information by going to fedex.com/us/securityupgrade/. So FedEx just took the box and placed it into a thick large plastic bag labeled "Hazardous Materials" (I shit you not). Respect Beer®. Wanted to add something - not sure where, so here it will go: Just have the FedEx person pick it up. There are few reasons which trigger this ‘Shipment exception Delay beyond our control’ on the FedEx courier tracking page. It was in FedEx possesion at 10:52 pm on December 21st and is currently in Puyallup, Washington and needs to be shipped in Long Island, New York. In CA as I recall its $5 and it has to be 2 day Express shipping or overnight. FedEx provides the reliable delivery and support you need. If you would like to learn more about this event, please contact us. All the contents, including the busted empty beer can, was returned to me. Your Go-To Resource for Beer. He said “Oh! When your shipment contains hazardous materials, we're here to help. It kills me because, according to FedEx, the package was on the truck out for delivery at 5:50 a.m. Then on 7:39 a.m. it was reported as damaged.
So I assume it was a good condition as it went on the delivery truck. For those not familiar with delivery exceptions, Fedex defines them as what “occurs when a package is temporarily delayed while in transit. The OP went to FedEx the same day to see what he could salvage and they told him that the entire box was destroyed and nothing to see. Hazardous Materials (FedEx Ground) When your shipment contains hazardous materials, we're here to help. Then they placed that bag in a larger box and shipped it back to me.
I have shipped well over a 100 boxes and this is the only box to have had that problem. It's being sent back to me and will arrive tomorrow. Even if it's not the most ideal way of getting the most bottles packing in a small surface area, think about the distribution of glass in bottles.
Message 1 of 12 (2,055 Views) Reply. FedEx provides the reliable delivery and support you need. ALL DANGEROUS GOODS AND HAZARDOUS MATERIALS, FedEx Express, FedEx Ground & FedEx SameDayÂ® City. Not sure what happened after that. Now my question is, my order says Shipment except and in the details column it says: "Barcode label unreadable and replaced" Does this mean it will continue on it route to my house? Also it looks like the bag I had it sealed it in was punctured, causing 16 ounces of beer to spew all over. Fragile huh? Every time I read about damage, an image of a guy on a forklift... Is it worth asking them to put a "Fragile" sticker on the box (whether it's UPS, FedEx, Post Office, etc...). I use UPS ("United Parcel Smashers") and have never had an issue. I got the package back over the weekend, and a single can was half crushed in the box. I understand that I am essentially asking you to say whether or not you think you packaged it correctly, or whether it just fall off a truck, but...If you're willing to tell =). Guess I can't edit. Get exclusive benefits when you open a FedEx account. FedEx shipment exception. Copyright © 1996-2020 BeerAdvocate®. My dad just bought me Studio Beats by Dr Dre yesterday night at around 7pm EST. The estimated delivery was moved back a day but that … Some examples include: a customs delay a holiday no one to accept delivery of your package missing documentation, etc. Shipping dangerous goods? Speaking of sloshing I cannot stress the peace of mind packing bottles upright with a simple arrow indicating which side should face up does. What is a FedEx delivery exception? It very well could be that here as well. You can check them below. Does anyone know if this whole Pennsylvania fiasco is just an issue with FedEx or all shipping services?