Amazon

Discussion in 'UPS Discussions' started by rocket man, Sep 5, 2018.

  1. rocket man

    rocket man Well-Known Member

    Amozon ordered 20.000 vans for delivery to be built in s carolina
     
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  2. MyTripisCut

    MyTripisCut Dumpster, INABAG

    You should change your name to Rocket Scientist. It’s Amazon.
     
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  3. Rick Ross

    Rick Ross I'm into distribution!!

    I've seen a few on trailers, they don't look very big.
     
  4. Turdferguson

    Turdferguson Just a turd

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    Good, maybe we will be able to provide service to our other customers instead of having them blow the crap out of our system
     
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  5. trickpony1

    trickpony1 Well-Known Member

    major tom david bowie
     
  6. Fitbit App :)

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    20,000. That's a lot of package cars. It's worrisome. I don't think UPS, FEDEX,USPS and the minor carriers can do much if they deliver just Amazon packages. However, when I was young AT&T & Microsoft got broken or split up because they were a monopoly. Amazon (even though I shop there) is starting to dominate in e-tail, music, video, grocery and now trying for delivery.

    It's my feeling the government needs to step in on their :censored2: and quit this global domination. They're only 23-24 years old.
     
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  7. scratch

    scratch Least Best Moderator Staff Member

    I saw this on my area the other day, the driver was delivering Amazon packages. I looked up the website and it said they had 100 routes running out of north Atlanta near one of the Amazon warehouses. A company called LazerShip used to deliver Amazon, I haven't seen any of them recently. This is a new Nissan van. The day after I took this photo, I saw the passenger side of the van. It was dented up from the front to the rear bumper.fullsizeoutput_7a9.jpeg
     
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  8. Siveriano

    Siveriano Active Member

    I got a route on a metro area and i love amazon. some hotties drive for them.
     
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  9. Brownslave688

    Brownslave688 You want a toe? I can get you a toe.

    Just like fedex. All they deliver are envelopes. Right @Operational needs
     
  10. cosis

    cosis Member

    eventually amazon will deliver all their own crap... will leave a lot of extra drivers delivering e-cigs and vapes for ups
     
  11. sandwich

    sandwich The resident gearhead

    And when the next economic crash happens. These companies will all disappear just as fast as they popped up
     
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  12. Operational needs

    Operational needs Virescit Vulnere Virtus

    Lol. Riiiight.
     
  13. BSWALKS

    BSWALKS Sabbra Cadabra

    Don't forget toilet paper, dog food & futons.
     
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  14. The Driver

    The Driver I drive.

    So much unsustainable debt for these contractors to handle. It's a matter of time.
     
  15. scratch

    scratch Least Best Moderator Staff Member

  16. eats packages

    eats packages Tetris Master

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  17. DumbTruckDriver

    DumbTruckDriver Allergic to cardboard.

    Future PT supes.
     
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  18. Indecisi0n

    Indecisi0n Well-Known Member

    We don't even have a Amazon account anymore.
     
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  19. Edd O'Rion

    Edd O'Rion Member

    I’ve seen their brand new vans in Charlotte, dented in the middle. And their drivers LOVE to be yapping on their phones.
     
  20. bacha29

    bacha29 Well-Known Member

    They'll survive as long as they can continue to find some poor slug willing to work for 9 bucks and hour and zero benefits