Top Ten Shipping Tips for Holiday Shoppers
OAKVILLE, ON, Nov. 26 /CNW/ - For those of us worrying that we might miss
the deadline to get packages sent in time for the holidays, take heart. The
UPS Store accepts parcels up until Friday, December 21 for shipping to most
places across the country by December 24. For international shipping the
deadline is December 17.
Says Steve Moorman, Senior Vice President, The UPS Store Canada, "Based
on past years, we anticipate The UPS Store will ship more than two million
pounds of holiday packages this season - with the majority being sent the
third week in December. So procrastinators should know they're in good company
and we're anticipating the rush for shipping, and for packing."
The UPS Store(R), and Mail Boxes Etc. centres, are owned and operated by
licensed franchisees and MBEC Communications, an Oakville-Ontario based
company. The UPS Store(R) and Mail Boxes Etc. chains together comprise the
world's largest franchise network of retail shipping, postal and business
service centres, with more than 5,800 locations around the world and more than
320 in Canada.