From: Mike on
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at 09:16:02 on Fri, 26 Dec 2008, News <news(a)> wrote
>Same situation at any other time - the bar codes are not usually posted
>until the day after the item has been delivered. Add a day in the mail
>(or more if weekend), and you can see why confirmation is often not
>available until several days after delivery.
I guess this DO was out in the sticks, so fits into your pattern. If
the info was available to customer services, then it would be better had
it been online too
Mike News