What is the best (and cheapest) way to ship a large box of souvenirs from Hong Kong or Bangkok to Los Angeles? [more inside]
A shipping company totaled a TV from my MIL's estate. My paperwork says that our shipment was insured for $.60 per lb. Does this mean that the 2 year old, $1200 HDTV will only net me $48, because the pile of circuits that's left weighs in at 80 lbs? [more inside]
Looking for personal recommendations for Europe-based online shopping sites that ship to different European countries; especially, at the moment, looking for a place that sells cosmetics from different distributors. [more inside]
How practical(and I use the term loosely) is it to have snow shipped? I have a dear friend who was praying for snow on her birthday, but although it was looking hopeful, we are, in fact, in Texas. Could a large foam cooler, lined with dry ice, keep the snow not only frozen, but at least snow-ey enough to make snowballs?
BoozeFilter: Google-Fu failing me. Where can I purchase a bottle of Hendrick's Gin online and have it shipped to Washington state? [more inside]
Seeking advice about selling to the UK on eBay. [more inside]
I want to ship some possibly sketchy items to Suriname. How can I get them there with a minimum of fuss? [more inside]
I need to ship a car from New York/NJ to San Francisco area on Dec. 15. Online info for such services seem dodgy. Any recomendations or warnings? [more inside]
I need help obtaining a specific NYC souvenir for Christmas. I can't find an online retailer that is willing to ship this item to Canada, and both of my AmeriFriends are already here for the holidays! [more inside]
What's the cheapest (but safe) way to ship several heavy boxes from the UK to Canada? [more inside]
Fedex gave my package to my random neighbor without asking me. WTF?! Isn't this a violation of privacy, some kind of breach of contract, and a financial risk to me? [more inside]
Is anyone flying from the US to Mexico in the coming week? Would you like to bring me a computer? (Or: Does anyone have any ideas for getting a fair price on a Mac in Mexico City?) [more inside]
What companies can ship a box same day from SF to Texas without having an account with the shipping company? [more inside]
What's the best method for cheap, international shipping? [more inside]
MovingFilter - Alright, Mefi, one last time. In about 24 hours, we need to load up our car with our worldy possesions and ship the rest for our move cross country. How best to ship about a dozen boxes of a standard size? [more inside]
What would be the level of ease, as well as likely cost, of shipping a food item from Washington, DC to San Francisco? [more inside]
I need to ship a few large boxes of clothing and personal items from the West coast to NYC. However I don't know anyone in NY to ship them to. Does anyone have suggestions on how to do this, or know of a trustworthy service that will accept shipped items until I get there?
I need the send something to Ecuador from the U.S of A. [more inside]
Why are online retailers only shipping electronics to their home countries now? [more inside]
How do I ship a 65+ lb suitcase from Cairo to New York? [more inside]
A company was able to send us (domestic U.S.) a board game by something called "UPS Ground S.D.P." Black label, all handwritten, no billing details on the label, and a tracking number like "K58375718" which is absolutely untrackable on the ups.com website. What is this? How come almost everyone else (and myself) uses the large UPS shipping labels and 1Zxxxxx tracking numbers but they don't?
Where to buy a small refrigerator online? [more inside]
ShippingParanoiaFilter: How often does online package tracking show items going astray at the outset of their journey, and how often do they arrive without packing slips? [more inside]
I want to mail three boxes of from Philadelphia to Spain. What's the cheapest option? [more inside]
Our furniture's fate hangs in the balance. In one month, we move on a shoestring. our shipment is too small too interest moving firms. Does anyone know how to get four pieces of furniture from Texas to Washington without blowing our budget? [more inside]
Where can I buy medium to inexpensive, trendy furniture and housewares for my new apartment that will ship to Canada? [more inside]
What is my best laser printer option for printing (lots of) labels? [more inside]
Need to ship packages from US to London, UK. Is there anything cheaper than parcel2go? [more inside]
Does Baton Rouge, LA have a steamship rail head stop? [more inside]
I'm moving from Prince George, BC, to London, Ontario, and need to transport a number of boxes. [more inside]
Seeking recommendations for international shipping/moving companies. I have a small household's-worth to ship from California to the UK (no furniture that's worth keeping, but a large studio full of stuff). There are many companies online but I know from friends' experiences that these waters are shark-infested.
What's the best way to ship mostly semi-dry desserts like cookies, cakes, and brownies around the country? There's [more inside]
I need a small laser printer that I can ship repeated across the country. (needs to be laser, needs to have paper tray) Anyone have suggestions for a simple sturdy printer? [more inside]
I'm looking for a company that can print a custom T shirt design and that will ship to Europe. [more inside]
At work, we have a storage device that we need to send across these United States for live demonstration purposes. We want to send a 2U device, along with a 1U server host and a 1U pull out keyboard/trackball/flip-up LCD. I have some questions regarding this, notably how to ship it, in what, and with what? [more inside]
How can I decline/avoid UPS and Fedex's #$!@ing "signature required in person" deliveries? I don't want to drive to any more farflung warehouses just to get my stuff! [more inside]
This might sound ditzy and hair-twirly, but bear with me. The short: my parents came into some money, and want to gift me with a new car to replace my clunker. Thank you, parents. I live in Minnesota; they're in Virginia, but because of scheduling conflicts, I won't be able to visit them or vice versa. What's the easiest way to do this? [more inside]
Why would Canada Post want to ship a package (from Amazon.ca) bound for Montreal and originating in Mississauga, Ontario (about 350 miles from Montreal) via Richmond, British Columbia (about 3000 miles from Montreal)? [more inside]
Is there a way to import UPS tracking information into an MS Excel document? [more inside]
I really want these shoes, but they don't ship outside of the U.K..... [more inside]
I shipped something to Nigeria through USPS and it didn't get there. I told them I wanted to insure it for $300 (it was a PS2) and paid $60 to insure and ship it but my reciept says it's only insured for $50. Is there anything I can do? [more inside]
I'm looking at having a bicycle shipped from Scotland (Glasgow) to America. Has anyone out there had similar good/bad experiences? What's the least expensive way to do it? [more inside]
I want to send a can of Gruv Glide from Los Angeles to Sweden via air post. Would an aerosol can explode during shipping?
ShippingFilter: Buying a used MacBook Pro from someone a hundred miles away, advice on shipping and payment. [more inside]
Shipping a desktop pc from Australia to the UK? Air or ship? Which companies? Any tips? [more inside]
Where else can I get all black, undecorated CDRs like these (ideally in the UK/Europe)? [more inside]
Please tell me everything about shipping and receiving for small business... [more inside]
It's a lot like the concept of a self addressed stamped envelope, except that it is for a package of unknown weight. Can I do this? [more inside]
There are some UK sites I'd like to purchase from but they don't ship here to the States. Anyone know of a workaround that doesn't involve personally knowing someone over there? Something like shopthestates.com, but for UK shopping...
Let's say I wanted to have some fine art (paintings) shipped professionally. That's museum-style professionalism I'm looking for. Going to NYC, coming from various parts of the country/world. Where they're coming from isn't important - this is entirely made-up, a small part of a budget as part of a hypothetical project. Can you give me any sort of ballpark figures, considering various sizes and various points of origin?