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Old 01-20-19, 05:21 PM
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Anyone use an Amazon locker for a pickup?

anyone use an Amazon locker for a pickup? wondering how the experience was as thinking about doing one. thanks.
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Re: Anyone use an Amazon locker for a pickup?

Sure. They’re fine and easy to use. I use them when I’m on the road. They’re also great for returns. We have a lot around my town.
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Cool, thanks Deck.
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Yeah, they’re nice to use. We used them a lot during the holidays. Nice safe way to make sure no packages get stolen off the front porch. And they usually have a lot of locations near where you live.
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Yea as long as it is in a convenient location. They're easy to use. You just swipe a barcode on your cell phone, and the locker unlocks. I think that's how it works. It's been a year or two since I used one.

Otherwise, it's just as easy to get it delivered to your house. Unless you have a lost/theft problem.
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Re: Anyone use an Amazon locker for a pickup?

Another reason to use them is to prevent a gift receiver from seeing their gift.

Funny story, I was curious once and looked for my closest locker. Website said it was at Pasha in the local mall. Next time I was at the mall I searched everywhere for this store, and there was nothing with a name even close. Next visit, I walk by the bank of lockers and see that the lockers themselves are named Pasha.
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I used one for a return. Easy.
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Sure. They’re fine and easy to use. I use them when I’m on the road. They’re also great for returns. We have a lot around my town.
Never thought of using them if I needed something while I was out of town, but that's not a bad idea.
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Never thought of using them if I needed something while I was out of town, but that's not a bad idea.
If you have something delivered to a hotel, the hotel usually charges you. I figure this is both cheaper and safer.
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Re: Anyone use an Amazon locker for a pickup?

There's one that is two blocks away, well within walking distance. Except it's in one of those local convenience market places that just screams weird.
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Originally Posted by movieguru View Post
Never thought of using them if I needed something while I was out of town, but that's not a bad idea.
it was pretty easy. Only problem is you have to pick up within 3 days or it gets returned. So if you’re out of town, think about that...
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Nothing within hundreds of miles from me.
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If you have something delivered to a hotel, the hotel usually charges you. I figure this is both cheaper and safer.
The one time I needed a camera battery charger at a hotel (mine broke) the hotel didn't charge a fee.
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I got a code in a email and entered it at the 7/11 site and a door in the locker opened and I picked up my package.
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Old 07-27-19, 03:20 PM
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Peace of cake service.

No more worrying about your packages being stolen.
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