Amazon has all the things that a shopper is looking for but, if you are not located in the USA, you are probably stuck and looking for ways to order stuff from Amazon. This is where Flycrates come in. It’s technically a parcel forwarding company but with a twist.
Basics on Online Shopping from Flycrates
Flycrates is a relatively new company based out of San Francisco.
It orders the items on your behalf and will ship them directly to your location. The company will then charged you on a flat rate when you shop via Flycrates. They accepts all types of major credit cards and various online payment systems such as PayPal. They even take care of the customs fee for you.
You will start by filling your crate with the items that you want. Flycrates will be waiting for all your orders to arrive before they will send the package to your location. All your items will be sent in a consolidated shipment. On normal circumstances, your items should arrive in your location in about a week. In terms of the packaging, shopping via Flycrates allow you to choose from small, medium and large crate based on your preference and need.
For Google Chrome users who plan to use Flycrates to shop from Amazon, you may add an extension that will make your shopping experience more convenient. “Add to Flycrates’ works similarly like the ‘Add to Cart’ button.
How to Shop Using Flycrates
To start shopping, you will need a credit or debit card such as Diners, VISA, Discover, American Express and MasterCard.
In the event that you don’t have one, you can signup for a prepaid debit card and pay through that.
As for defective items, if you do happen to get something that is damaged, you get in touch with Flycrates. Their FAQ clearly states that you can send it back to them and they will refund you for the items.
They have never lost a shipment, but yes all orders are 100% guaranteed, and they will be refunding the 100% cost of the items that you ordered in case it is not delivered.
In order to track your order, Flycrates will be giving you a tracking number to have an idea on the exact date of your package delivery.
Now, who’s ready to use Flycrates to shop from Amazon?