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"Great experience shipping 3 benches for props"

shipping from Orlando, Florida Norfolk, Virginia for $600.00

2/25/2009
$600.00
Orlando, Florida
Norfolk, Virginia
767 mi.

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I am the director of a dance magnet program in Orlando, and we had a dance involving 3 different 7 foot benches for a piece we were performing in VA. These are oversize items, and I had no experience in trying to get things this size to another state. The bids I was receiving for standard fare (UPS and FedEx) were coming in as high as $1500! No way could my school afford that! Then I thought I'd try the on-line shipping....I made a few mistakes, as I had never done this before (such as bidding on getting the benches to VA, but forgetting I needed to get them back)!!!! It ended up costing us less than half of the other standard bids...a HUGE relief for a public school! I have now shared my story with dance teachers all over (as they were fascinated with how I was able to get the benches shipped)!

- Kathy F.