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What best describes the physical condition of the May/June issue when you received it?

As good as other magazines I receive
30 (81.1%)
Some damage but still readable
6 (16.2%)
Destroyed and unreadable
1 (2.7%)

Total Members Voted: 37

Voting closed: June 03, 2016, 02:59:45 PM

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Offline Dave Carpenter

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May/June print edition shipping issues
« on: May 04, 2016, 02:59:45 PM »
More AHA members than usual have contacted us to say that their paper copies of the May/June 2016 issue were damaged or destroyed en route from the printer to reader mailboxes. It might just be a fluke, but if there's something systemic going on, I'd like to try figuring out what it is.

Please answer the easy peasy poll to help us get some data. Thanks!
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Re: May/June print edition shipping issues
« Reply #1 on: May 04, 2016, 08:04:55 PM »
My copy arrived with about the first 10-15 pages and the cover bent in from the upper right corner down to almost the middle of the cover. Still readable, just wont lay flat
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Re: May/June print edition shipping issues
« Reply #2 on: May 04, 2016, 09:33:53 PM »
There was some damage of the front cover. There was also some damage on another magazine I received a week earlier.
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Re: May/June print edition shipping issues
« Reply #3 on: May 05, 2016, 03:08:33 AM »
Zero problems with mine.

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Re: May/June print edition shipping issues
« Reply #4 on: May 05, 2016, 04:10:09 AM »
Mine was perfect delivered to Denver area


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Re: May/June print edition shipping issues
« Reply #5 on: May 05, 2016, 07:54:50 PM »
Thanks to all who have replied and voted so far. Right now it looks like it could just be a fluke, which is great news! I'll leave this open for a few weeks, and hopefully we'll continue to see 75+ percent reporting good condition.
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Re: May/June print edition shipping issues
« Reply #6 on: May 05, 2016, 08:21:52 PM »
Mine arrived in perfect condition here in Des Moines. 

USPS has been making some major changes in their system though.  Who knows if that's part of it or not.

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Re: May/June print edition shipping issues
« Reply #7 on: May 06, 2016, 10:01:12 AM »
I'm in NJ and I still haven't recieved mine.
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Re: May/June print edition shipping issues
« Reply #8 on: May 09, 2016, 02:02:31 AM »
Perfect condition in Austin, TX as well.

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Re: May/June print edition shipping issues
« Reply #9 on: May 09, 2016, 10:15:36 PM »
No problems in St Cloud MN

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Re: May/June print edition shipping issues
« Reply #10 on: May 10, 2016, 11:27:12 PM »
Haven't received mine yet, Detroit area.

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Re: May/June print edition shipping issues
« Reply #11 on: May 11, 2016, 07:42:38 PM »
My Copy showed up last week, pretty chewed up. About half is unreadable.

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Re: May/June print edition shipping issues
« Reply #12 on: May 19, 2016, 05:11:47 PM »
Mine never showed up.  Of course it's the issue I'm in. 
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Re: May/June print edition shipping issues
« Reply #13 on: May 20, 2016, 07:22:38 PM »
If you haven't yet received your issue, please send me a private message with your AHA member number and mailing address, and I'll make sure we get one out to you ASAP!


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Re: May/June print edition shipping issues
« Reply #14 on: May 29, 2016, 12:02:53 PM »
Arrived pristine in NC. 


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