Pass (and pass) the parcel

In an attempt to bolster the struggling airline industry, UPS seem to have sent my package on something akin to a students backpacking trip (start at the bottom):


I’m pretty sure those updates are out of sync in places, but surely there must be a point where it’s not actually cheaper to make things in China and then have them be shipped all over the place on their way to the customer?

I’m starting to see the ecomentalist point of view. Which is a scary thought in itself.