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fed ex freight ship discount possibly ?

Discussion in 'The Garage' started by R72K5, Jan 16, 2005.

  1. R72K5

    R72K5 Banned

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    i know someoen who works at local fed ex freight terminal as a loader, do you think i could get discounted freight costs through him if i were to give him something to ship out ? like a transmission or a hood, or something ?

    i wonder,.,

    otherwise they charge little over 200 to freight such an item


    hmm
     
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    I did that thru my parents cuz they work there and I never had any problems.
     
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    any certain percentage discount for employees there ?

    thanks
     
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    Off the top of my head I dont know, but its a dam good discount. I'd say atleast 40-60%
     
  5. OrangeCrushK10

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    depends

    It depends. You can get anywhere from 25%-75% depending on what the item is and how you ship it.

    I would recommend Fed-Ex Ground or Fex-Ex Home Delivery. They're pretty cheap and you should get around a 50% discount.
     
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    Damn, too bad I work for the post office. :crazy:
     

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