Expect delays on peak season parcel deliveries – despite optimists at eBay

October 12, 2020 Alex Lennane

Apparently the folks at eBay who deal with logistics inhabit a parallel universe.
The e-commerce platform has suspended its shipper protection programme for late deliveries due to carrier delays, using the bizarre reasoning that delays are ‘no longer a serious concern’.
“We are seeing consistent improvements in on-time shipments for USPS [US Postal Service] and all carriers, and late deliveries have returned to pre-Covid-19 levels,” the company declared.
Its take on deliveries is ...

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