Corona Virus Delays
UPS Shipping Statement:
Service Alerts 1/1
Summary (Last Updated: 05/06/2020; 12:14) UPS is open for business: Service impacts related to Coronavirus
UPS is Open for Business
UPS operations will continue, with daily collections and deliveries except where constrained by government restrictions.
Suspension of Service Guarantee
Effective March 26, 2020 and until further notice, we have suspended the UPS Service Guarantee (also referred to as the UPS Money Back Guarantee) for all shipments from any origin to any destination. For all U.S. origin shipments, the Service Guarantee suspension became effective as of March 24, 2020.
USPS® Coronavirus Updates: Expected Delivery Changes
USPS products and packages may require more time to be delivered due to limited transportation availability as a result of the ongoing COVID-19 impacts.
Postal Service Priority Mail® products and First-Class® packages may temporarily require more time to be delivered due to limited transportation availability as a result of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic.
When will this happen?
This change is effective April 17, 2020.
How will this affect delivery of Priority Mail?
Priority Mail's two-day and three-day service commitments will be extended to three days and four days, respectively. Customers will continue to receive improved product tracking and as much as $50 in free insurance.
Will this affect delivery of Priority Mail Express®?
Priority Mail Express service, which guarantees overnight service, and one-day service commitments for Priority Mail will not change.
Will First-Class Mail be delayed too?
There is no impact to First-Class letters and flats. However, First-Class Package Service® two and three day service commitments will be extended to three and four days respectively.
Will this affect delivery of my medicine?
Medication remains a priority in all areas of transportation, processing and delivery.
Is mail still being sent to other countries?
Global Express Guaranteed® Services also have been altered. For a full list of international and domestic updates, refer to usps.com.