More packaging disasters, size isn't everything
Our recent coverage of packaging disasters by online stores has led to such a heightened awareness of the problem, that across the land our avid readers are poised with cameras and taking snaps of items before they're unpacked. Mark is one such avid reader and he picks up the story:
I recently took delivery of a SODIMM laptop memory card from Ebuyer. The memory card is approximately 40mm by 3mm, yet was sent in a box several hundred times bigger:
I couldn’t believe what I had received - this is exactly how it arrived without any other packaging, leaving the chip to just rattle around inside.
So – your runner up of Best Company In Britain 2009 is even worse than Amazon. Perhaps that's why they didn’t win.