Question: Can I Ship FedEx From Home?

Does FedEx provide free boxes?

FedEx provides free packaging for all your shipping needs.

All you need is a FedEx account.

The supplies will be sent to you free of charge.

To ensure your consignments arrive on time and in good condition, it is vital you take time to pack and label them correctly..

Does the ship date on FedEx label matter?

No, not in the sense that they are unable to be used. If a label is used that has a wrong date on it, an updated label will be created in order to refresh the information.

What happens after shipping label is created?

When I create a label on Endicia it sends the tracking information to the USPS. Once they receive and accept the tracking info they put the message “Shipping Label Created” into the tracking stream. That is what it means. That they (the USPS) have received and accepted the tracking info for that label.

Can I send a FedEx package at the post office?

The FedEx SmartPost Returns process is completely integrated, which means you benefit from a streamlined process; less handling of your packages; and fast, reliable deliveries. Your customer drops off the package at any USPS access point or FedEx location. Your package arrives at the USPS location.

How do I ship a package from home?

If you can’t get to the post office right away, USPS will come pick your Priority Mail package at home. Just go online and schedule a pickup. Your postal carrier will come to your home or business to get your packages as long as you’ve paid for and attached online postage through a company such as Stamps.com.

How do I get a prepaid shipping label?

At usps.com choose “Mail & Ship” from the blue bar, then choose “Print & Ship”. At this point you will need to create an account. It’s easy and free. Then back at “Print & Ship” fill in your details, and when done you can purchase your label.

How long after printing a FedEx shipping label must a package be mailed?

The shipping label should be printed immediately after the shipment has been processed. If the original is not available, you can reprint a shipping label from Ship History up to 12 hours from the time the shipment was processed.

What is the largest size box you can ship FedEx?

With FedEx Ground® and FedEx Home Delivery® Services, you can ship packages up to 150 lbs; up to 108″ in length, and 165″ in length plus girth. Place yellow and black safety heavyweight labels over the diagonal corners of the package if it weighs more than 75 lbs.

What Cannot be shipped by FedEx?

FedEx Prohibited ItemsAll commodities valued over US$20,000 without approval.One-of-a-kind/irreplaceable articles such as artwork valued over US$500,000 each.Flammables with a flash point of 140 degrees Fahrenheit or less.Auto parts with fluids in them.Fine art.Fine jewelry.Furs.Pornography/obscene material.More items…

Can I print a FedEx shipping label from home?

Yes. If an online store has provided a printable shipping label, simply print that label and attach it to your package. If you need to create and print a label, you can easily create a label and print it at home. Which FedEx locations can help me create a return label?

Can I use my own box for FedEx home delivery?

General Packaging Guidelines Use FedEx Express packaging for FedEx Express package shipments only; any other use is prohibited. You may use your own packaging if boxes are sturdy and undamaged with all flaps intact. Chipboard boxes, such as gift or shoe boxes, must be packed into a corrugated outer box.