Always seems to be either too much or not enough, doesn't it?  I recently moved, and need to get new furniture.  The old stuff was, well, old, and pretty worn out.  I sold it, and I'm getting new stuff.  About a quarter of it was poorly packaged enough that it was damaged enough I couldn't use it, and had to return it.  The companies involved have been very good about it, either shipping replacement parts or replacing the item, but at what a huge waste!  Tossed half a desk into a recycle bin, for example.  All that just to say, I guess, that I sympathize with the problem, but don't really know what to do about it.

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