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Old 05-19-2013, 10:05   #1
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Refusing a FedEx Package?

Can I take a unopened package that was delivered to my house back to a Kinkos/fedex shipping place and refuse it so I dont have to pay return shipping?
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Old 05-19-2013, 10:08   #2
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I think who ever sent it to you has to send you a Package return label. You would have had to have refused it in delivery otherwise.

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Old 05-19-2013, 11:11   #3
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Did you order it and then change your mind? HH
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Old 05-19-2013, 11:26   #4
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Once the package has been delivered, it's no longer any concern of FE. They are through.

I have seen instances where a shipper will take the package and return it to the sender without charging the customer, but someone is going to pay shipping. If this is a refund situation for you, expect the return shipping to be taken from your refund, as well as any fees the company sees fit to charge.
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Old 05-19-2013, 11:31   #5
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I "refused" a FedEx package last week.

I did contact the company and told them they shipped two of the same thing, in two packages.
They said, just refuse one.
FedEx took it back, no problem.

The refund hasn't shown up on my VISA card yet.
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Old 05-19-2013, 13:11   #6
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Once its delivered at your door I would say no. I have mistakenly ordered something from Amazon.com. I emailed Amazon and it was too late to stop shipping. They emailed me back and instructed me to refuse the UPS package and that is what I did. I don't think once its confirmed as delivered you can refuse it.


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Old 05-19-2013, 13:30   #7
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At work I ordered some UV T5 bulbs that sounded like a rain stick when they arrived. I refused those and they tried to deliver the same smashed bulbs the next day. This was UPS. Eventually they figured out that bulbs don't ship well in cardboard tubes.


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Old 05-19-2013, 15:03   #8
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as long as you have not opened the package then you can refuse it.
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Old 05-19-2013, 15:12   #9
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what was it lol ?
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Old 05-19-2013, 23:53   #10
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yes, you can refuse an unopened package. I don't believe they will charge anyone to return ship it either. The only time i've had to do it was with a business, so i can't be sure about person to person parcels.
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Old 05-20-2013, 02:30   #11
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UPS will take one back unopened and I'm sure fedex has the same policy.

If you can fit it into one of their drop boxes write refused on it and cram it in
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what was it lol ?
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Old 05-20-2013, 14:32   #13
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We owned a video store. Companies would send us videos we had not ordered "on approval".

We always refused the packages from UPS and FedEx. We would just tell them we did not order it and can't accept it. I don't know how they handled it but it never came back on us.
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Old 05-20-2013, 16:27   #14
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I once returned a book that was not as described to a seller on eBay and had already recieved a refund (from paypal protection)after I posted a confirmation that I shipped it back , turns out the seller refused the package for some reason and it shipped back to me , I then turned around and sold it on eBay .

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