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Ultimate Geek


  # 1546955 5-May-2016 07:51
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nurcopolics:

 

YouShop UK rejected my Amazon Fire TV 4K purchase, beware using this company!

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 i have brought two Fire TV at separate times  and dispatched using You Shop USA address with no problems at all






 

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Master Geek


  # 1547885 7-May-2016 07:02
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NzBeagle:

 

nurcopolics:

 

YouShop UK rejected my Amazon Fire TV 4K purchase, beware using this company!

 

 

Any reason why? I've had a couple of times where they've incorrectly classified my item as a dangerous good and had to demand it be reassessed.

 

 

The address was corrrect but heres what they said...

 

 

 

Based on the information you have provided, I am only assuming that the merchant may have labelled an insufficient or incorrect delivery address for our YouShop address.


 
 
 
 


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Master Geek


  # 1547908 7-May-2016 09:18
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nurcopolics:

 

NzBeagle:

 

nurcopolics:

 

YouShop UK rejected my Amazon Fire TV 4K purchase, beware using this company!

 

 

Any reason why? I've had a couple of times where they've incorrectly classified my item as a dangerous good and had to demand it be reassessed.

 

 

The address was corrrect but heres what they said...

 

 

 

Based on the information you have provided, I am only assuming that the merchant may have labelled an insufficient or incorrect delivery address for our YouShop address.

 

 

 

 

at least I got a refund

 

Refund Total NZD$ 141.36


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Ultimate Geek


  # 1547912 7-May-2016 09:30
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I finally got my Amazon fire TV. It even came with the batteries!

Not happy that I had to pay for two lots of postage tho (flirc).

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Uber Geek


  # 1557136 22-May-2016 09:46
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Any discount codes for May?




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Geek


  # 1592665 14-Jul-2016 16:42
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Just got an email from Youshop about a new cheaper option.

 

More details at https://www.nzpost.co.nz/tools/youshop/features/youshop-usa-sending-options

 

 

 

Basically you wait a bit longer and pay a bit less


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Geek


  # 1592684 14-Jul-2016 17:46
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Amazon rejecting my youshop address too when trying to pick up a flir one.. Issues with youshop/Amazon?

 
 
 
 


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Ultimate Geek


  # 1592686 14-Jul-2016 18:03
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The new reduced price/lower speed for Youshop USA is nice. I've never cared that much about speed but have found through experience how parcels can be unexpectedly large/costly. It means ship2u is no longer clearly cheaper for any parcel 1 kg or larger when Youshop aren't having discount coupons. Although I suspect ship2u are still better at repackaging and also still have a more generous volumetric policy. (My single experience suggests Youshop is good at leaving a lot of unnecessary i.e. unpadded space even after repacking.)

 

 

 

Adamanski: Amazon rejecting my youshop address too when trying to pick up a flir one.. Issues with youshop/Amazon?

 

For clarity, you mean Amazon is refusing to ship to that address? You say "too", have you seen recent reports of this? The only recent reports in this thread I can see seem to relate to Youshop possibly rejecting stuff (alternatively the sender putting the wrong address or not mentioned but I'm sure it's also possible that the shipper tried to deliver to the wrong place). And Youshop refusing to ship stuff they did accept and losing stuff they sent. Don't see any in the past 4 pages (to March or so) that relate to Amazon refusing to ship to a Youshop address.


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Ultimate Geek


  # 1592697 14-Jul-2016 18:19
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Quacko:

 

Just got an email from Youshop about a new cheaper option.

 

More details at https://www.nzpost.co.nz/tools/youshop/features/youshop-usa-sending-options

 

Basically you wait a bit longer and pay a bit less

 

 

Noooooo........  I just paid for a parcel to NZ! Damn, it came in too late for me to save a buck or two.





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Geek


  # 1592783 14-Jul-2016 20:43
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dman:

 

Quacko:

 

Just got an email from Youshop about a new cheaper option.

 

More details at https://www.nzpost.co.nz/tools/youshop/features/youshop-usa-sending-options

 

Basically you wait a bit longer and pay a bit less

 

 

Noooooo........  I just paid for a parcel to NZ! Damn, it came in too late for me to save a buck or two.

 



I feel your pain, just had a parcel sent a few days ago. On the other hand, this is an excellent excuse for me to pick up a card game I've been wanting for a while.


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  # 1592824 14-Jul-2016 22:10
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My problem with the cheaper option is the lack of reward points. Fair enough it takes longer, but trimming two benefits is a bit sucky.


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Ultimate Geek


  # 1592849 14-Jul-2016 23:32
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networkn:

 

My problem with the cheaper option is the lack of reward points. Fair enough it takes longer, but trimming two benefits is a bit sucky.

 

 

 

 

Since I don't have AirNZ points, I'm all for them cutting them if it means they can offer a lower price, even if it's only 25 cents per parcel


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  # 1592883 15-Jul-2016 07:13
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networkn:

 

My problem with the cheaper option is the lack of reward points. Fair enough it takes longer, but trimming two benefits is a bit sucky.

 

 

You don't have to use it...


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Uber Geek


  # 1592894 15-Jul-2016 08:11
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I can't wait to try the cheaper service on some items I want, but haven't been purchasing as I know that by the time they get to YouShop the postage to New Zealand will be massive (relative to the size of the parcel)


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Master Geek


# 1595852 20-Jul-2016 20:46
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Brought some new headphones, fast shipping 36.50 or slow shipping for $26.50. Happy with that don't need them that fast anyway.


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