Parcel Motel during Christmas

I’ve been a fan of Parcel Motel since the very beginning. As I buy online a lot, I find the UK delivery address very handy. I also like the fact that it is a locker based system, which means I can collect at any time fo the day. Unfortunately, the locker based system has its drawbacks – there is a finite number of lockers in each Parcel Motel. To make the situation worse, Parcel Motel have recently closed my closest Motel. My closest Motel now is twice as far away. It is well documented that Parcel Motel (and pretty much…

The Race: Update 5 – The Race is Over!

The Race The Race: Update 1 – Parcels arrived to Virtual Address The Race: Update 2 – One has arrived! The Race: Update 3 – Second one has arrived! The Race: Update 4 – AddressPal has arrived The Race: Update 5 – The Race is Over!   The last parcel to arrive was DPD Parcel Wizard which actually arrived on Monday. I was away without my laptop which is why the update is only happening now – on Friday. I had selected the local store to collect the Parcel Wizard from using their new DPD Pickup service. When the parcel first was processed by PW…

The Race: Update 4 – AddressPal has arrived!

The Race The Race: Update 1 – Parcels arrived to Virtual Address The Race: Update 2 – One has arrived! The Race: Update 3 – Second one has arrived! The Race: Update 4 – AddressPal has arrived The Race: Update 5 – The Race is Over!   At first I expected Parcel Connect and Parcel Wizard to be in a fight for first place and Parcel Motel and AddressPal to be in a fight for last. Parcel Connect was ready for collection in Dublin the next working day coming first and Parcel Motel was delivered Sunday coming second. Well today I got the…

The Race: Update 3 – Parcel Motel delivered

The Race The Race: Update 1 – Parcels arrived to Virtual Address The Race: Update 2 – One has arrived! The Race: Update 3 – Second one has arrived! The Race: Update 4 – AddressPal has arrived The Race: Update 5 – The Race is Over! The last update on the Race was on Friday. I was expecting the Parcel Wizard parcels to be delivered on Friday – I was advised on Live Chat they would be. Originally they were due to be delivered on Thursday. Well it never showed up. Hopefully they’ll be ready for collection tomorrow but I’m not overly confident. Have to…

The Race: Update 2

The Race The Race: Update 1 – Parcels arrived to Virtual Address The Race: Update 2 – One has arrived! The Race: Update 3 – Second one has arrived The Race: Update 4 – AddressPal has arrived The Race: Update 5 – The Race is Over! I was expected on Thursday both the Parcel Wizard and Parcel Connect Parcels to be ready for collection. In the end, the Parcel Connect parcel was delivered to the pickup point at 4 but I received no email or text message. I was passing the store so I popped in and saw my parcel in the…