[Homeroast] OT: Lost coffee shipment

Marty Wooten mjwooten1 at gmail.com
Thu Mar 1 14:04:03 CST 2012

Ouch - I only had a couple of bags "somehow" deliver a day late compared to
what the tracking said and that was bad enough.

Funny how we define "joy" some days isn't it.

For every solution there is another problem anxiously awaiting...  good
luck in getting it resolved.


On Tue, Feb 28, 2012 at 10:03 PM, miKe mcKoffee <mckona at comcast.net> wrote:

> Ever have a coffee shipment lost on you? Annoying ain't it. Now imagine if
> it was a 10 bag 1400 pound full pallet you'd just paid $5k for the greens
> AND a couple of them are critical blend components you are now out of.
> Mucho
> more than annoying to say the least. Called freight company this morning
> 9am
> to attempt to get delivery ETA since tracking simply said "arrived
> Portland"
> not out for delivery as it should have and instead found out the greens
> never actually made it from Auburn (Seattle) to Portland, system arrival
> status was in error. And they still haven't found them by end of day...
> The "joys of coffee" as a professional come in many splendid forms! I'll be
> re-ordering (more $ outlay) some of the greens and making an emergency run
> up to Auburn myself Thursday to pick them up if the shipment isn't found by
> 10am tomorrow. Then have to deal with claims later.
> You do whatcha gotta do.
> Slave to the Bean miKe mcKoffee
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