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FYI: MyHermes are putting prices up on 18th June.

(9 Posts)
INeedThatForkOff Sun 16-Jun-13 09:48:19


Still cheaper than Royal Mail, but ffs I just feel ripped off.

INeedThatForkOff Sun 16-Jun-13 09:52:24

Just noticed that Collect + is massively more expensive too. I can't see how it's feasible to sell online any more sad

fergoose Sun 16-Jun-13 13:15:53

no I agree. Charging £3.30 I felt was too much, but over £4 seems extortionate. I guess they found they were having lots of parcels under 1kg since RM price increases, and weren't making any money on them.

INeedThatForkOff Sun 16-Jun-13 13:25:05

I reckon I'm just going to stick to small, light items of clothing and package it carefully. £2.60 small parcel with RM. Not selling shoes, coats etc though.

crazydrunkevilhamster Sun 16-Jun-13 13:32:23

Oh crap I was going to use them to post a few things Tuesday <annoyed>

Mandy2003 Mon 17-Jun-13 08:48:25

Bastards!! Surely the increased amount of thicker parcels under 1kg that they have been getting since RM's price increase must have paid for itself, and more?

Lifesagame Mon 17-Jun-13 09:35:31

Just noticed this too - big bundles of stuff only from now on then I guess. Shame because ebay was always a handy way to get rid of stuff and was great for doing it bit by bit as and when you had the time sad

F4ttyBumBum Tue 18-Jun-13 18:29:26

Argh just got caught out by this, had a very nasty shock when posting some stuff off that I charged £3 P&P for. So what are the options out there at the moment?

RM large letter £1.10
RM small package £2.60
Myhermes 0-2kg £4.20

Anything inbetween for jeans, coats or shoes? There seems to be a gap in the market.

Colliecollie Wed 19-Jun-13 04:24:00

Aargh!!! Just seen this. There goes my crappy profit margin.
Yes, I'm only selling bundles from now on. It's the only way I can shift my stock now.

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