Planet Express Service Updates History

Are you interested in what is going on in Planet Express? On this page, you will find all the important updates of our service. The updates are sorted from the newest to the oldest.

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COVID-19 Updates
2020
2019
2018
2017


COVID-19 Updates

We took the necessary actions to prevent COVID-19 from further spreading.
We work, as usual, except personal pick-ups. They won’t be available until further notice.
We constantly update the availability of our shipping methods.
Read more.


2020 Updates

September 2, 2020

We removed the repack requests and we stopped accepting UPS pre-paid labels. You can still repack & return your packages – but it will be easier now. Read more details in our blog posts.

August,27 2020

We have launched new shipping method to Russia. We are the first package forwarder that partnered with CDEK.

July 9, 2020

Our Brazilian customers can now take advantage of PagBrasil payment methods – Boleto Flash and Online Banking Transfer.

July 2, 2020

USPS shipping rates have been updated due to COVID-19.
USPS ePacket was renamed to Postal Service Fully Tracked.

May 28, 2020

We have launched new shipping method – FedEx Freight – allowing you to ship oversized items.

May 13, 2020

FedEx shipping methods are available from our UK warehouse now.

March 26, 2020

The mailout is available from our UK warehouse.

March 13, 2020

You can now ship with USPS to domestic addresses from Oregon.

March 10, 2020

We have launched our UK warehouse. You can receive packages. The mailout will be available within 3 weeks.


2019 Updates

2019 summary

Read our summary of the 2019. It was our busiest season ever!

November 13, 2019

New updates about our Oregon warehouse.

September 11, 2019

We have launched new shipping method – USPS ePacket. It is fast and cheap method for small packages. Read more details.

September 11, 2019

FedEx rates are now even cheaper!

April 4, 2019

Take advantage of our new feature – consolidation history.

January 28, 2019

DHL rates are now cheaper!


2018 Updates

December 11, 2018

November 19, 2018

We have launched new shipping method – Aramex Priority Parcel Express.

October 12, 2018

Our fulfillment customers can use our service for their returned packages.

August 29, 2018

August 5, 2018

Our website is now also in Spanish.

July 31, 2018

Take advantage of our priority processing – we process your requests within 24 hrs.

June 6, 2018

May 31, 2018

Since today, you can pay with your credit card.

March 17, 2018

The free storage period of our Premium Mail Box has been extended from 30 to 45 days.


2017 Updates

2017 summary

Read our summary of 2017. It was our busiest season ever!

November 13, 2017

Planet Express website has been translated into Czech and Russian language.

October 27, 2017

FedEx rates are now even cheaper!

August 22, 2017

We have launched our affiliate program. Get +$5 for every user that you invite and that will ship a package with us.

July 19, 2017

New FedEx shipping methods (FedEx Economy and FedEx Priority) are available.

July 19, 2017

A new DHL shipping method (DHL Worldwide Express) is available.

July 2, 2017

We have launched a new service – fulfillment center.

June 29, 2017

Now, you can calculate the shipping costs using our postage calculator.