Brent's Shipping Blog

BRENTNET: Season 1 Episode 2

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Ship File 10-7224 Names of customers and products have been changed to protect the innocent. I was in the office when the postal carrier arrived.  He had a package with him.  It was a shipper return. When I had time from my other duties I sat down to investigate.  July 20, 2018 10:47am Jane Smith placed an online order for 20 units of product X and 2 units of product Y. It was an international order but there was nothing wrong with the address. So I didn’t have to fix it. There wasn’t enough of product X in stock so...

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BRENTNET: Season 1, Episode 1

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This is a true story.  Names have been changed to protect the innocent. 

January 22, 11:39am.  Bob Smith placed an online order on the Dry Eye Shop for Product X.  There were problems with his address.  It was international.  I had to fix it.  Little did we know of what was to come....

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Adventures in Shipping from the Dry Eye Shop 101 or How your order gets out the door

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Shipping guy here! So last time, I went on a minor tirade regarding shipping address.  Not long afterwards, someone placed an order with yet another new and creative way to enter their address.  Go figure.

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How not to give the shipping guy more grey hairs than he needs...

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...When you forget to include your apartment number, I have to look you up and sometimes use google maps. I do not want to see into your windows with a street camera to try to figure out if the postal service will know where you are! It scares me!

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