206A Dryden Road | Ithaca, NY (Collegetown) | 607.275.3711 | Summer Hours: Monday-Friday 10-5

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INDEPENDENCE DAY

FlagIn observance of Independence Day, Uncle Marty’s will be closed on Friday, July 3rd.

Many of our shipping carriers are also observing Independence Day on Friday with limited service throughout the extended holiday weekend.

Have a safe, happy, and fancy-free holiday weekend!

THE 2015 RETAIL SHIPPERS EXPO

IMG_3597Marty has just returned from the 2015 Retail Shippers Expo in Henderson, Nevada. The event was truly epic!

IMG_4212During the four-day event, Marty met with industry leaders, vendors, and other store owners and managers from around the country to share ideas, learn about new programs, and work together to make our industry the best that it can be!

Marty had the privilege of teaching a class, Inside Out Marketing, to a room packed with people. The feedback was wonderful! He also assisted in leading the New Owners Seminar, Packing Essentials, and Advanced Packing classes.

As a member of the Board of Directors for the not-for-profit Association of Mail and Business Centers (AMBC), Marty spent the majority of the convention meeting with folks and answering questions. We are all so excited for so many new ideas that were shared, and Marty’s brought many of them back with hopes of rolling out some new programs soon here at Uncle Marty’s Shipping Office!

SUMMER HOURS

The semester’s over, the graduates have moved on, but we’re still going strong in Collegetown!

During the summer, we will be open Monday-Friday, 10-5. Regular hours will resume at the end of August.

Thank you, everyone, who made our busy end-of-semester season one of our best yet! We will truly miss our graduating Cornellians, but look forward to seeing you again when you’re back for a visit.

GRADUATION WEEKEND & MEMORIAL DAY

Uncle Marty’s will have extended hours this weekend:

Saturday, May 23rd: 10-4

Sunday, May 24th (Cornell Graduation): 12-4

Monday, May 25th (Memorial Day): 9-6

We look forward to seeing you soon!

WE SELL BOXES!

2015 05 02 - Uncle Marty's - Ithaca, NY (12)We stock over 50 sizes of boxes!

All of our boxes are rated for shipping, so they’re strong, durable, and hold up well in moving and storage as well as in the shipping cycle.

We buy in bulk and have wonderful relationships with our box vendors, so we’re able to offer great quality at great value.

Discover for yourself why our selection and prices are hard to beat!

PREPPING FOR THE SEMESTER’S END

2015.04.20 - Cornell Daily SunBelieve it or not, it’s already time to start thinking about the semester’s end.

Uncle Marty’s is Collegetown’s end-of-semester storage and shipping headquarters!

Storage is just $10 per item per month, with complete details at unclemartysoffice.com/storage.

If you’re shipping, our system will compare rates and service for DHL, FedEx, and the USPS all in one screen so you can make the best choice for your needs.

As always, we stock over 50 sizes of sturdy boxes, perfect for storage, shipping, or moving.

See you soon!

NEW CARPET!

IMG_2363We have a brand new carpet and a brand new layout!

After Tuesday’s carpet installation, we’ve been busy rearranging the store to make it flow better.

Our new service counter will make our two workstations much more compatible, our customer work table now has space for more than one person, and our packing and document finishing area has been made much bigger so we can continue to tackle all of the fun printing and shipping projects that people bring us!

Stop in soon and check out our new look!

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