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Anyone here use the UPS employee discounts?

Discussion in 'UPS Discussions' started by craftspace234, Jun 28, 2014.

  1. bleedinbrown58

    bleedinbrown58 ahhh....the mouth breathers

    I don't understand. They sort by the color word printed on the PAL label...
  2. bleedinbrown58

    bleedinbrown58 ahhh....the mouth breathers

    Well...I was just letting you know before you went out and spent your money ;)
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  3. UpstateNYUPSer

    UpstateNYUPSer Single digit midget!

    overallowed phrased it poorly, which may have led to your confusion. He should have added "I", as in "I have used the car discounts..."

    There are no used car discounts offered on upsers.
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    CHALLY9TX Active Member

    Sorry I'm getting confusing.
    Color refers to which pen it goes to right? And driver name/route number refers to which car it goes to right? So it's first sorted by color then by name/route/space number. I'm referring to the pickoffs who have to sort by name/route/space number....

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  5. bleedinbrown58

    bleedinbrown58 ahhh....the mouth breathers

    Ahhh it depends how your building is set up. Some have a single belt running down a line...loaders have to grab boxes for their cars. My building...each line has a belt. For example Green belt...the belt then splits into 8 different belts or slides...So the sort aisle sorts to the belts by color. Then the high volume sorter for each belt...sorts to the proper slide by the S # om the PAL label. If you look at a pal label just above the route and HIN#s....it should say something like
    P: GREEN S:5
  6. scratch

    scratch Least Best Moderator Staff Member

    I use the discount to buy a new Ford, I think I got it at about $500 over a Ford employees discount. I use it for my cell phone too, I am currently shopping around for a new provider. I like Verizon, but $270 a month for four smart phones is ridiculous. All the providers are pushing no contract plans now, but they seem like those cost more. You have to buy the phone upfront or make payments like you did before with the two-year contracts.
  7. LeddySS98

    LeddySS98 Member

    What's the Costco discount?... I've looked on the upsers site under the employee discounts... but didn't see any thing about costco anywhere.
  8. bleedinbrown58

    bleedinbrown58 ahhh....the mouth breathers

    I believe we used to get a discount on the annual membership fee...if I remember correctly.
  9. I used the rental car discount a few months ago. Saved me about 80 bucks. They waived the under 25 fee which was nice. When I make a big purchase I always look to see if they have anything to help cut the price. Discounts may not mean a lot, but I think if they are there you should absolutely take advantage of them. Wish they'd get a US airline discount though. Lufthansa? Really? Lots of Germans working for UPS?

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  10. FilingBluesFL

    FilingBluesFL Well-Known Member

    The best discount IS to buy a used car...

    Let the original owner take the hit on depreciation...
  11. FilingBluesFL

    FilingBluesFL Well-Known Member

    I let my membership run out.

    They may have had a "nicer" store than Sams, but it was more expensive, for only a slightly different selection.
  12. mundele

    mundele New Member

    I got a 5% discount at the apple store when I bought my macbook a few months back. They even discounted AppleCare.

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  13. Popcorn1

    Popcorn1 New Member

    What other discounts do you know about?
  14. KoennenTiger

    KoennenTiger Active Member

    Why the necro on this thing? Now we're gonna have a bunch of folks thinking there are still discounts...
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  15. burrheadd

    burrheadd KING Of GIFS

    Take your union dues receipt to Berger King

    Free whopper
  16. Maple Grove MN Driver

    Maple Grove MN Driver Cocaine Mang!

    The advice from Dave is priceless
  17. brostalss

    brostalss Well-Known Member

    GM three times. Ford. Verizon. Not sure if we still get Harmon Kardon. Enterprise rent a car. Skechers many times.
  18. MECH-lift

    MECH-lift Union Brother

  19. Popcorn1

    Popcorn1 New Member

  20. SmithBarney

    SmithBarney Well-Known Member

    Still use my rental car discount.... can't believe it still works.