Press question mark to learn the rest of the keyboard shortcuts. So many hands touched that box that it's very hard to actually see where exactly the item was stolen like it could have been the: employee at distributor never actually shipped it in box, person unloading/loading trucks from one of the many locations it travels thru, person loading at main city carrier facility, person unloading then loading on carrier truck for deliver. So you would have a line up to choose the stealer. Every PS5 is required by law to have the Lithium Battery warning on the outside of the box: It's a very distinctive box size and especially weight. Facts. Not worth throwing a job away and risking a theft charge as a driver. If your $500 was missing with no one willing to help you would be perfectly content/calm/patient like you are insinuating we should be? Absolutely stole shit haha. FedEx Ground and Home have been a mess lately with contracted work being very sloppy. For PlayStation 5 on the PlayStation 5, a GameFAQs message board topic titled "Check out this Amazon driver stealing a PS5". yet they are the largest shipping company in the world what does that tell you? I know a lot of people were talking about how major retailers like Target didn't cover up the boxes, I imagine that has more consoles than normal getting stolen at some point. The Reddit home for PlayStation 5. I don't know is FedEx are stealing shit and I don't know anything about this story but I do know one thing: gamers are overreacting, it doesn't matter when you read this. Your hub for everything related to PS5 including games, news, reviews, discussion, questions, videos, and more. Press J to jump to the feed. I work for a major online retailer that uses FedEx as their primary delivery partner, and I can confirm that OP's third explanation example is most likely correct. People seem to not realize alot of those Fedex/UPS delivery drivers actually make pretty decent wages. PS5 Amazon fiasco continues amid an investigation as a a driver was caught stealing someone's console. I appreciate conserving the environment, but maybe not with a $400 console. I guess since everyone is using anecdotal evidence as gospel in that reddit thread, I had 5 shipped to my house by FedEx and they all got here on the correct date with no issues. PS5 consoles stolen by UK gangs in mid-delivery raids Michael Beckwith Monday 7 Dec 2020 3:50 pm Share this article via facebook Share this article via twitter Share this article via messenger FedEx is usually pretty reliable, but whenever you accuse a company of having bad employees, they tend to become defensive, etc. I do not think delivery drivers or anybody else working for FedEx is stealing them, but yeah Few people are going to risk a great paying job over 500 dollars. So where do the failed deliveries end up? My PS Direct PS5 shipped a whole week ahead of the launch day so I think that’s the only reason it probably got here on time — it made a very gradual pathway to delivery, and it was in a nondescript cardboard box. @PutHaggarInSF Dude, I haven't even ordered a PS5 yet, but I'm sitting here reading all these posts and getting excited. But they know most people won't go that route. Mine, for instance, is on a truck that doesnt exist and Fedex cannot tell me why it was scanned or where the package in but because it's only been "out for delivery" for 32 hours they can't do anything more. A driver wouldn’t risk their job or pension lol but the seasonal helper or temp worker wouldn’t care. This morning he told me that a pallet with 42 PS5s had disappeared and nobody knows how. I hope FedEx is happy that they crushed the dreams of my 13 year old daughters Christmas gift. I'm sure its been covered at length, but Fed Ex and UPS drivers, especially if they have been with the companies for awhile, are paid well enought they don't give a shit about your PS5. I was able to get a PS5 last week from Walmart. I received mine today via FedEx with completely zero issue. Amazon has fired a delivery driver after footage showed him appearing to steal a Playstation 5. Same here. SMH at the number of people seriously thinking FedEx is stealing their crap. Or people are following the trucks and stealing stuff (But I would say the first seeing how many people are claiming they were there when the truck came up and the package wasn't there). things are likely getting stolen in the airports fed ex uses and when shipping to the warehouses. Dude mine is being delivered by FedEx tomorrow this is stressing me out. While i know there isn't some mass conspiracy to steal consoles I also don't blame people being a little paranoid when their console is showing as delivered in FedEx's system and CS can't tell you shit about what is going on. Greatness awaits no longer. I wouldn't stress too much. Thus, tell Comcast it is between them and Fedex. Video games are a cheap hobby. UPS is a decent job that no one is tossing away for a mere package. A lot of this, though, probably comes down to American shipping being in disarray for various reasons at the moment, and they'll show up eventually. It is the most disgusting thing I've ever seen from FedEx, makes it all worse that the drivers or workers get to get away with it as ZERO care/concern is being shown from FedEX … Not complaining tho. So my PS5 that I got from PlayStation direct is being shipped with fedex. With the PS5 being officially released earlier this week, this new next-gen console clearly represents one of the most anticipated deliveries for many highly-anxious gamers. I think FedEx is just backed up. Oct 25, 2017 2,979. including whatever the ebay cost to assure you get what you were expecting. They're just causing people grief really or maybe they are stealing … It's not the fuckin drivers what is wrong with people, It's also wild to me that these boxes get marked with what's inside of them so anyone can plainly see. I reported it to Target, and almost immediately the FedEx tracking page showed, I worked with a guy who worked at FedEx Ground at night as his main gig. The unit was still in its FedEx box and for an entertaining reason. Or can you admit that our issues for our missing orders are something you can understand? Vladimir Bomier, 34, of Pompano Beach, is accused of stealing nearly $124,000 worth of iPhones and other items while making deliveries as a FedEx driver, the Broward Sheriff’s Office said. Seems like a bizarrely widespread problem. So if you guys aren’t aware, there are a decent amount of FedEx drivers that self sign as you for your package which is the PS5 and drive off. What a leap in logic supply chains glitches, malfunction or human error is way more believable then a really nice high paying job decided to risk their job for something worth 730$. I pretty much sprinted to the door when I got the notification. The Facebook post said: "Today is my son's 16th birthday and this is footage of an Amazon delivery driver stealing his birthday present which was a PlayStation 5. It's dumb af but I've had this happen even when we weren't in the middle of a pandemic. Management allows this. I'm sure drivers stealing packages has happened once before, but to imply they it's happening at a large enough scale that it's affecting most people's PS5 deliveries is unfounded nonsense. Package arrived safe and sound. FOLLOW- @Wario64 @GyxDeals @ChitoGaminYT @Jake_Randall_YT @Why_Ever_Sleep on twitter for daily PS5 Updates! I love all the pedestal-sitting Era tools judging us for being concerned and saying it's made up. Indicative of a state's failure of social order. My console was delivered a day late by Canada Post never once assumed they had just stolen it. "RELATED: Xbox Congratulates Sony on PS5 Launch Day The owner found the note humorous and took no offense to the message. Unfortunately the shipper will at best refund and he'll have to land another ps5 order, Exactly what happened with me. Consider donating to support my channel! If a lawsuit was filed, the settlement would absolutely pay for a replacement unit even if it was 3x the price. So, I guess YMMV? OR do they do it in the warehouse before loading the car? In some cases it looks like delivery drivers could be stealing PS5 units from customers. I want it now! You must log in or register to reply here. A new report has indicated that PS5 theft continues to be an issue in the United Kingdom, with gangs now organizing operations that see them steal the console out of moving delivery trucks in a move similar to those seen in over-the-top heist films. Because of the craziness & stories of people stealing packages, even delivery drivers, I was super paranoid. It's shitty, but unfortunately you're not going to see a payout from FedEx. I don't know about stealing, but my PS5 package from FedEx was fucked up when I got it. For a better experience, please enable JavaScript in your browser before proceeding. As gamers struggle to get their hands on a PlayStation 5, an Amazon delivery driver accused of stealing a PS5 has been fired by the online marketplace. Reddit user u/smash1031 recently shared a photo of his new Xbox Series X on Reddit.. The amount of people just assuming FedEx is stealing is extremely disheartening. I assume they're aware of what's in these boxes and that they're being targeted. My box from target had the receipt on the outside. don't they track the drivers? Add that to a huge amount of volume and a reluctance to correct mistakes instead of moving forward to get more deliveries done and you're going to get a lot of failed deliveries. With that knowledge I’ve spent the past week and a half training for this moment so there is nothing they can do to stop me. FedEx Delivery Driver Writes 'PlayStation is Better' When Delivering Xbox Series X Console. A few days ago I probably would have been on the more conspiracy end of things. I think FedEx is stealing that shit alright, and dumb stores are making it pretty obvious it's a PS5 in there thats begging them to steal it. Amazon has fired a delivery driver who was caught on film stealing a PS5 in Oxfordshire, demonstrating how far people will go for the rare console. Fedex delivery guy just dropped off my replacement ps5, but when I asked him about the other PS5 that they told me they lost, he said someone had gotten fired for stealing PS5… I … This is a new driver that has only been with FedEx Express for 3 months!!! 0. How much are they making/losing from lost packages? The last thing u should be worried about is a fedex truck driver stealing a package....but u should be very worried about how they are going to deliver it. Even if they do fire someone most of them are seasonal workers that were getting fired in a month or two anyway so they don't care. I was really worried, but in reality it was on a truck from AZ to OR and it likely took a while to be unpacked due to delays at the receiving facility. My ps5 was delivered yesterday by fedex and i made sure i was outside when he came and he handed it right to me. UPS had a huge fraud case on DELL for so much stealing. These people don't care. Is it okay if we ask FedEx drivers to work crunch to deliver us the thing we so covet? I vote that it's just their whole system is not handling it well. His FedEx's delivery agent decided to leave a personal message to the owner, saying, "PlayStation is better. From FedEx. If Fedex had a problem with their drivers stealing stuff we would have seen it before the PS5. My PS5 got to me a day late, but it got to me. Not to say it never happens but the odds of it happening are so miniscule it's hardly anything to get hung up over. how can you keep your job after that? JavaScript is disabled. Raw64life. and now we hve 'em, we got apple, dell, and gateway. For proof, literally just type in "FedEX Stole PS5" on google, or twitter search bar and look at the recent complaints. My package said delivered and nothing on my doorstep! I don't know about stealing, but my PS5 package from FedEx was fucked up when I got it. How about Gamestop, Target, Walmart, etc. Amazon Fires Driver Accused of Trying to Steal PS5. And there's high enough turnover at these jobs that it's like a game of whack-a-mole trying to prevent this shit. No more delays! You can't keep your job after that. This week, an unnamed driver working for Amazon was reportedly captured on CCTV stealing a PS5, cor more specifically caught stealing a birthday PS5 from a … Signature requirements being waived/ignored becasue of COVID. ... i don't think its the actual fed ex drivers stealing stuff since its harder for them to do so as they are being tracked. If there was insurance for the amount of ps5 they would, Fedex employee here, problem is almost all PS5s have been shipped via FedEx Ground, the drivers themselves are NOT FedEx employees, but contractors that are assigned a certain route by a third party company, so FedEx can distance themselves from this because it's not technically their employees doing the stealing. Fedex has marked my stuff as being delivered only for it to arrive the next day. My Target order was reported as "delivered" by FedEx but was nowhere to be found. Hello everyone!! wouldn't be surprised if some fed ex employees are doing it. FedEx Drivers Are now Stealing Consoles.. FedEx is right behind them. I wonder, does Sony insure transport on their end? My PS5 FedEx delivery was a guy, in plain clothes, driving an Enterprise moving truck. Comcast sent the package and you never received it. Fedex ain't the only ones, almost all shipping companies have instances of theft, and considering the abnormal report of "lost" packages, it's logical to presume due to the nature of the product, it's being stolen. Things like, say, Target or whoever shipping the system in the box it comes in is rather dumb, to be fair, but that's no cause to automatically believe your courier is punking you. So glad I picked mine up in the store on launch day. I got my PS5 on the expected delivery date. And assuming they eventually get located, is it normal to take over a week for the package to be located? Start a new thread to share your experiences with like-minded people. One driver who gets paid extra money (swing drivers) because they are suppose to do any route when the … By Peter Morics Nov 28, 2020. I get that it's unlikely but the posts come off as claiming it's 100% impossible, yet history has provided us with hours and hours of security camera footage of delivery drivers being pieces of shit, stealing stuff, throwing packages, not attempting delivery but marking the system as if they did, etc. The struggle is real as we scramble to get our hands on a PlayStation 5 before December 25. … Also happened with masks and PPE earlier this year. I get packages and deliveries from USPS, AMAZON, FEDEX, even the occasional UPS. This forum (and the community in general) simply can't comprehend console launches not being some kind of supreme societal event. Heads up to anyone who lives in the BX, NY the facility on Zerega is stealing packages. The console, which was bought as a birthday present for a teenager, was never delivered along with the rest of the family's post, and they claim to have seen him handling a 'large box' which they believe likely held the gift, but failing to give them it. Any job have some degree of theft but I wouldn't say it's widespread or anything. The FBI is reportedly investigating reports that thieves in Washington, D.C., and Maryland are filching PS5s out of FedEx and UPS trucks. In situations like these, the company should pay for a replacement whatever the cost. A huge majority of people ordered the ps5 via delivery and while there's a good amount of people experiencing shipping delays, almost nobody are having their packages straight up stolen and the ones that do are going to be quick to post it on social media. Among other things, one customer is accusing a FedEx driver of trying to steal their Series X . Walmart refunded my $$$ but now I'm out a ps5. There isn’t proof that it is so wildly happening that it is a major concern for everyone but if you don’t believe that some have been stolen, especially those with “im a PS5 in this box please steal me”, it seems just unlikely. And finally, your package goes thru 10 to 15 sets of hands, really. You shouldn't have to wait months because they hired a thief. Comment. Anyway, fedex dude was just super gentle when he set it down on my doorstep. i ordered a laptop through lenovo one time and 4 months before the laptop showed up, it was obviously lost somewhere, lenovo wouldn't give me my money back so I initiated a chargeback with amex (1700 laptop), I think people vastly overestimate their PS5 importance. I've ordered hundreds of packages which have been shipped via FedEx and UPS and like many people have never had any problem whatsoever with delivery from either company. The majority of the people in there were young dudes who looked like they didn't give two shits. Got a delivered notification and the package was never on my doorstep. And some people have not gotten there’s after a full week. Recently there has been stories of drivers stealing ps5’s or them getting “lost”. That right there is at least 6 possible people who could have taken the package, so while they may do some research on who originally loaded the truck and the delivery driver themselves without some hard proof they can't just go accusing let alone firing those people either. It was never in transit. It’s an absolute joke that delivery drivers are actually stealing packages. Now I’m sitting in my front porch waiting for the Fedex driver. if it was a $1,500 mistake it would be a mistake worth it for them to learn from. FedEx employees haven't exactly had the best track record lately, especially regarding the new Xbox. Tom Chapman. I see you posted your message 20 minutes ago, so I hope you're enjoying your PS5 as I type this out. We want to create an inspiring environment for our members and have defined a set of guidelines. I signed up for text updates from PlayStation and I can track the package. Never pay for something you don't owe---or in your case, never received. I started recording with my phone & planned on opening the box right on the porch in front of the driver, just in case. Gamers overreacting is not mutually exclusive with anything, quite the opposite. It just popped up in Florida. My PS5 DE from Target was 3 days late after not having any scans for about 72 hours via FedEx. Share Share Tweet Email. 12:53, 27 Nov 2020. My PS5 from PS Direct or whatever showed up on release date fine, I will say however the guy knew what it was because he said I was lucky to get one. Details inside. Member. Fedex employee here, problem is almost all PS5s have been shipped via FedEx Ground, the drivers themselves are NOT FedEx employees, but contractors that are assigned a certain route by a third party company, so FedEx can distance themselves from this because it's not technically their employees doing the stealing. So be it. Amazon fires one of its drivers after footage emerges of the driver stealing a PlayStation 5 console from one of the company's customers. Just had mine dropped off and I've never seen the FedEx driver wait around so long to make sure I got it for a non-signature required package. Though, when I got a PS4 Pro delivered from Amazon, they literally left it at my door in the PS4 Pro box, not within another box like literally the rest of the stuff I order. I'm happy for you man! They probably cannot handle the volume and it's just being delayed. 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