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Easy Options for Packing and Shipping Your Valentine’s Day Gifts

Now that you’ve selected the perfect Valentine’s Day gifts for your loved ones, let FedEx Office® Print and Ship Center take care of the rest. With more than 1,800 locations throughout the U.S., you’re sure to find one near your home or work.

After you do your shopping, simply bring us your items. Then breathe easy. With our packing services, starting at only $4.99, you’ll appreciate knowing our experienced team members will professionally pack and prepare your Valentine’s Day gifts for shipping.

Sending your honey a new tablet or e-reader? We’ve got custom boxes specially designed for electronic devices. Whether it’s art for Grandma or golf clubs going to Dad, we’ve got you covered. From standard and fragile items to custom or high-tech gifts, you can count on our experience and know-how to pack your presents and send them on their way.

Our experts at FedEx Office will professionally pack your items and help you select the best shipping service to fit your needs. Watch this video to see how.

And you know you’re in the right hands, because we back up our work with the FedEx Office® Packing Pledge. Click here to learn more.

DIY
Are you more of a do-it-yourselfer? If you want to pack your Valentine’s Day gifts yourself, we’ve got the materials you need. Come in and select from padded envelopes, corrugated boxes, mailing tubes, plastic cushion wrap, packing tape and more.

Too busy to stop in? Go online to order free supplies for your FedEx Express® shipments. We’ll send them directly to you.

Then sit back and watch our video, Learn How to Pack, Seal and Label Your Package for Shipping.

Hold at FedEx Location
If you’re not sure of your loved one’s schedule, you can request to have your package delivered to a nearby FedEx location. The Hold at FedEx Location option is available — at no extra charge — at more than 2,400 FedEx locations nationwide. Hold at FedEx Location is available for your FedEx Express, FedEx Ground® and FedEx Home Delivery® shipments. Use any of these three ways to request this convenient option:

  • Designate Hold at FedEx Location when you create a shipping label.
  • Go to fedex.com, enter your shipment tracking number and select “Hold at FedEx Location.”
  • Call 1.800.GoFedEx 1.800.463.3339.

Did your loved ones miss the attempted delivery to their home? They don’t need to wait for a follow-up delivery. They can simply follow the same steps using the door tag number to request the package be delivered to a nearby FedEx location. They pick up their package at their convenience. Many locations are open late, and some are open 24 hours.

If a telephone number is provided, we’ll try to contact the recipient after the package arrives at our facility. Packages will be held for up to five business days and are released only with proof of identification.

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