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Does UPS Deliver on Saturdays?

Discussion in 'Off Topic [BG]' started by rllefebv, Feb 21, 2004.

  1. rllefebv


    Oct 17, 2000
    Newberg, Oregon

    I've been tracking the progress of my new, (to me that is :) ), Fender Jazz V, and it arrived and departed from Portland early this morning... (Side Note: Does anyone else find their lives dominated by 'Track-a-Package' technology when awaiting a shipment?? :D )... This would indicate a delivery to my door today, but I can't recall ever receiving a weekend delivery... Please put me out of my misery...

  2. MJ5150

    MJ5150 Moderator Staff Member Supporting Member

    Apr 12, 2001
    Olympia, WA
    yep, they do....not everywhere though.....what does it show for delivery date? if it says today, then you'll get it today......i also am currently being governed by the track a package feature on UPS......i love watching the package travel across the USA, and the interesting towns it stops in.

  3. Mike N

    Mike N Missing the old TB Staff Member Supporting Member

    Jan 28, 2001
    Spencerport, New York
    I know that UPS makes commercial deliveries on Saturdays, but I'm not sure about residential deliveries.
  4. jobu3

    jobu3 Artist formerly known as Big Joe

    Feb 17, 2002
    Mountain Top, PA
    AFAIK, only business and next day air packages that were sent on Friday make it on Saturday. :meh:
  5. MJ5150

    MJ5150 Moderator Staff Member Supporting Member

    Apr 12, 2001
    Olympia, WA
    I have received a UPS package on Saturday before. Didn't cost me extra either.

    Check the "scheduled delivery", that will tell you right there.

  6. UPS doesn't deliver ground on Weekends unless they make an exception. Thats because Air drivers cannot handle ground packages.

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