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This Might Be the Worst Delivery Attempt of All Time

Quickly following up from our “greatest delivery attempt of all time,” comes this gem courtesy of the USPS (United States Postal Service). In response to people online that have criticized the uploader for not helping out the postal worker with what appears to be a heavy-ish package and opting to film him instead, he provided the following context: ‘I’ve already used all proper channels, talked to him in real life, and my neighbors have spoken to him directly and also filed formal complains where we were all told they would…

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A Security Cam Captured the Greatest Delivery Attempt of All Time

Not all heroes wear capes! From the uploader, Walt Gorczowski: Last week we had an ice storm. My driveway was smooth, wet ice… super slippery. I heard the UPS truck pull up so I opened the garage and told him to just leave the package at the sidewalk and I’d figure out a way to get it, but he insisted on getting it to me. Above and beyond… this guy is awesome. Read more: https://twistedsifter.com/videos/the-greatest-delivery-attempt-of-all-time/

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Someone Mocks Person For Being Just A Package Delivery Guy, Gets Perfect Lesson On Respect

With high street stores struggling and online sales booming, your friendly delivery guy has found himself at the center of the modern economy. Business is booming for companies like FedEx and UPS, and I know from personal experience that being out and about on your route, getting some exercise while meeting people and picking up a good paycheck is certainly nothing to be sniffed at. Image credits: stevecoleimages (not the actual photo) HellooNewmann coming to the rescue to stand up for delivery drivers is delicious, and this response was as poetic…

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Targets next-day essentials delivery service opens to customers in pilot test

Target announced this morning its opening to consumers a new, next-day home-delivery service called Target Restock. The company said in May the service was live and being tested with company employees ahead of a consumer-facing pilot program that was due to arrive sometime this summer. The service is initially available to Minneapolis-area customers, which is near Target headquarters. Target Restock is meant to rivalAmazons Prime Pantry, as it also offers the ability for online shoppers to fill a box of everyday essentials online many of which would be otherwise prohibitive…

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