Author Archives: Uncle Marty's Shipping Office

Congratulations, Aleah and Clark!

Our very own Aleah and Clark have been certified by the Association of Mail and Business Centers (AMBC) as Advanced Packing Specialists! A week ago Saturday, we welcomed guests Rebecca and Harrison from Island Ship Center in Grand Island, New … Continue reading

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Thanksgiving Break

Happy Thanksgiving! Uncle Marty’s will be closing after our last carrier picks up on Wednesday, November 21st, and remain closed through the weekend so our team members are able to travel to be with their families for the holiday. We’ll … Continue reading

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Lucky 7

We’re celebrating our 7th anniversary! Can you believe it!? Seven years have passed since we opened our doors here in Collegetown on September 1, 2011. This past year has been far and away our best year ever. As our business … Continue reading

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Labor Day

Uncle Marty’s will be closed on Monday, September 3rd, for Labor Day. DHL, FedEx, and the USPS will also pause domestic operations on the holiday.

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FedEx Rates Just Got Lower

Whaaat? Lower!? Yes, lower! Here’s the skinny: FedEx recently announced a change in the way they calculate dimensional weight. (Dimensional weight is the minimum chargeable weight of a shipment based on the size of the container.) For the past few … Continue reading

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Summer Storage Season

Summer storage season is in full swing! We’ve broken records again this year and are so grateful to you for trusting us with your precious items. Many of you have already received your items back, whether you arranged to pick … Continue reading

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Happy Independence Day!

Uncle Marty’s will be closed on Wednesday, July 4th, in observance of Independence Day. DHL, FedEx, and USPS have no domestic operations on the holiday. See you Thursday!

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Lovepop Cards Are Here!

You’ve seen them on Shark Tank. And now you’ll see them at Uncle Marty’s! We’re honored to now carry Lovepop greeting cards: fantastic, 3D pop-up cards that are sure to delight! The detail in Lovepop is extraordinary … truly more … Continue reading

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Extended Graduation Weekend Hours

We’ll be open extended hours this weekend to help all of the Cornell grads ship out! Friday, 5/25: 9-6 Saturday, 5/26: 10-5 Sunday, 5/27: 12-5 (Graduation Day) Monday, 5/28: 9-6 (Memorial Day) Tuesday, 5/29: 9-6 We have 50+ sizes of … Continue reading

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BOXES | SHIPPING | STORAGE

We are your end-of-semester move-out headquarters! BOXES We stock over 50 sizes of boxes all year long, but in May we feature giant stacks of four special move-out sizes: Small (18x12x12, $2.99) Medium (18x18x18, $4.99) Large (24x18x18, $6.99) Extra Large … Continue reading

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