Why did this happen?(shipping)

Discussion in 'Online Stores and Purchases' started by xakota, Apr 19, 2010.

Apr 19, 2010
  1. xakota
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    Member xakota GBAtemp Fan

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    I ordered 6 r4 cards on the 11th. On the 13th I received an email saying that it was shipped along with a tracking number for Hong Kong Registered.
    Until today, inputting the tracking number on the website has only told me that there was nothing available. Today it's saying that my order shipped on the 17th. YESTERDAY. That's 6 days after I ordered. When i bought an AK2i from 0shippingzone, it arrived 7 days after it was shipped. Now, it's been practically that long before it was even shipped. Don't they use the same shipping service anyway? What's up?
     
  2. _Chaz_

    Member _Chaz_ GBAtemp's Official Mook™

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    They saw that you ordered 6 R4's.
     
  3. Law

    Member Law rip ninjacat that zarcon made me

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    they were so shocked that they felt as though they had to sit down for a few minutes

    then the minutes turned into hours, and the hours turned into days.

    (he's probably planning on selling these to idiots for a huge profit though)
     
  4. xakota
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    Member xakota GBAtemp Fan

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    That is exactly what I'm doing. Not exactly a "huge" profit though. Just 15 bucks each.
     
  5. zeromac

    Member zeromac Finally reached 1000 posts EXACTLY

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    That's why he's selling pieces of plastic [​IMG]
     
  6. Sinkhead

    Former Staff Sinkhead yay p1ngpong.

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    Let me explain

    ShopTemp did ship your items when they said they would.

    Now, before I go further, I'm guessing you used the HKP Registered mail option.

    The first time that item gets 'logged' is when it leaves Hong Kong, when it boards that ship. It is NOT logged when it is posted, only when it actually leaves Hong Kong on a boat or plane. That's why it takes a few days to appear on the system.

    It does actually say on the tracking page...
     
  7. xakota
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    Member xakota GBAtemp Fan

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    I knew i was going to get this shit...I'm 15, okay? I really don't have the time or resources to get a real job, and I want to save up some money to get my little brother an awesome birthday present.

    Anyway, thanks Sinkhead. I guess I just got lucky with 0shippingzone.
     
  8. Sterling

    Member Sterling GBAtemp's Silver Hero

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    Just ignore them, I found that worked better than the other methods. [​IMG]
     
  9. kieran

    kieran Newbie

    I actually "lolled" at this post.
     

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