What is ups corporate overgoods?

UPS corporate overgoods is where UPS sends all different kinds of items that have either fallen out of packages or are missing a box.
At the UPS center there is a overgoods area that the employees work on re-boxing boxes and putting these loose items into their correct boxes by using the packing list and so on. Whatever is not found in a box is sent to corporate overgoods. Corporate Overgoods is just a center (there are various in the US, it just depends where your package is being sent to) that holds lost items so that the owners can find them. Corporate Overgoods holds these items for up to 3 months, and it is a very quick process so if you do lose an item, contact UPS asap and they will direct you to Corporate Overgoods where they will help you find your missing items.
Before you freak out that UPS is destroying packages and you should not trust them keep in mind that UPS is not alone. USPS and FEDEX also have a very similar process and break packages just as much. Out of more than 80,000 packages that run throughout a UPS center a day, only about 5-15 boxes are destroyed. It is very unlucky if you are the 5-15 boxes, but UPS does and will refund you.
Lastly, UPS is a international company, that means that their are billions of packages coming in and out of UPS DAILY. When there are only 5-15 packages that are destroyed out of 80,000+, that is pretty good for such a large company, AND UPS will refund you for your lost item.
+ 43 others found this useful
Thanks for the feedback!

What was it like working with actors who will be digitally transformed into apes?

View Full Interview
In Toys

How do you fold a dial safety ladder corporation safety ladder once it is opened up?

To fold back up, you must alternately rotate each rung 180 degrees back and forth as you fold it up in order to make it compact enough for the nylon strap to reach around and (MORE)

Can a corporation own a corporation?

Absolutely, this is done quite frequently in business's. Notice how some company's are called divisions or subsidiary of other companies, well that's because they are separate (MORE)
In Privacy

A Brief Overview of Network Security Basics for Network Administrators

Network security basics cover the usability, reliability, integrity, and safety of your network and network data. With many of the security threats being spread across the Int (MORE)
In Privacy

Network Security Programs: Protecting Your Internet Privacy

Cases of identity theft and privacy breaches are found all over the news. With the Internet being one of the world's main sources of communication, people share more and more (MORE)
In Media

A Review of 1099 Pro Enterprise Corporate Tax Software

1099 Pro Enterprise is a tax program used for payroll in many companies. This software can be operated on Windows 2000, Windows 7, Windows Vista, and Windows XP. This program (MORE)

Can a corporation own a s corporation?

A corporation cannot own shares of a Scorp   QuickBooks Forum   Payroll Processing up to 50% off ADP and Paychex   Tax Lien Help   Leslie and Associates, Inc. Hom (MORE)

Why is a corpor?

A corporate design is the official graphical design which Most organisations have. This can be seen in the logo and name of a company or institution used on letterheads, envel (MORE)
In Wifi

Vital Wireless Security Setup Tips

If you set up a wireless access point without proper security, you might as well be putting a giant "HACK ME" sign on the front of your building. Hackers are all too willing t (MORE)