HOLIDAY SCHEDULE – CHRISTMAS AND NEW YEARS DAY 2018/2019

November 20, 2018

HOLIDAY SCHEDULE – CHRISTMAS AND NEW YEARS DAY 2018/2019

ATTENTION – SHIPPING DEPARTMENT

The following changes will go into effect due to the Christmas and New Year’s holidays:

NOTE TO COOLER / FROZEN SHIPPERS:

Carrier not liable for the quality/reduced shelf-life of perishable product delayed in transit due to holiday scheduling. 

LOWER MAINLAND SHIPPERS

Wednesday, December 19

  • Regular scheduled service to all points
  • North and East of Cranbrook, and Creston beyond points (2 day service points) – shipments will be delivered on Friday, December 21st. This is the last shipping day to these points for delivery before Christmas.
  • Mackenzie – shipments will be delivered on Friday, December 21stThis is the last shipping day to these points for delivery prior to New Year’s Day

Thursday, December 20

  • Regular scheduled service to all points

Friday, December 21

  • Points that receive daily overnight service – will be delivered Saturday, December 22nd.
  • Haida Gwaii (Q.C. Islands) – shipments will be delivered on Monday, Dec. 24th
  • North and West of Prince George – shipments will be delivered on Monday, December 24th.
  • McBride and Valemount – due to the Tuesday holiday, this shipping day to these points is cancelled. Please ship to these points on Tuesday, December 18th, or Monday, December 31st.

Saturday, December 22

  • Clark’s Coquitlam terminal will be closed. All other Clark terminals will be delivering freight only and no pickups will be done.

Sunday, December 23

  • All terminals closed...

Monday, December 24

  • Clark’s Coquitlam terminal will be delivering freight only and no pickups will be done. All other Clark terminals will be delivering freight only and no pickups will be done.

Tuesday, December 25  

  • All terminals closed.

*Due to Monday and Tuesday being non-shipping days, Haida Gwaii shipments must ship on Friday, December 21st or Friday, December 28th.

Wednesday, December 26

  • All terminals closed.

Thursday, December 27

  • Normal schedule resumes. Regular scheduled service to all points.
  • Sicamous and Revelstoke – shipments will be delivered Saturday, December 29th.  No deliveries will be made in this area on Friday, December 28th.
  • Blind Bay, Celista, Chase, Merritt area, Scotch Creek, Sorrento and Tappen – shipments will be delivered on Saturday, December 29th. No deliveries will be done in this area on Friday, December 28th.
  • Smithers and Terrace only – shipments will be delivered on Saturday, December 29th.
  • Prince Rupert – shipments will be delivered on Sunday, December 30th.
  • Dawson Creek and Fort St John only – shipments will be delivered on Saturday, December 29th.
  • Mackenzie – shipments will be delivered on Friday, January 4th.  Please ship to this point on Wednesday, January 2nd.
  • All other West and North of Prince George points – shipments will be delivered Monday, December 31st.
  • Powell River – shipments will be delivered on Saturday, December 29th.

Friday, December 28

  • Points that receive daily overnight service – will be delivered Saturday, December 29th.
  • Haida Gwaii (Q.C. Islands) – shipments will be delivered on Monday, December 31st.
  • Mackenzie – shipments will be delivered on Friday, January 4th.  Please ship to this point on Wednesday, January 2nd.
  • All West and North of Prince George points – shipments will be delivered on Monday, December 31st.

Saturday, December 29

  • Clark’s Coquitlam terminal will be closed. All other Clark terminals will be delivering freight only and no pickups will be done.

Sunday, December 30

  • All terminals closed

Monday, December 31

  • Points that receive daily overnight service – shipments will deliver on Wednesday, January 2nd.
  • Powell River – shipments will be delivered on Wednesday, January 2nd.
  • Revelstoke and Sicamous – shipments will be delivered on Wednesday, January 2nd.
  • Blind Bay, Celista, Chase, Merritt area, Scotch Creek, Sorrento and Tappen – shipments will be delivered on Wednesday, January 2nd.
  • Fort St James, Fraser Lake, Mackenzie and Vanderhoof – shipments will be delivered on Friday, January 4th.  Please ship to these points on Wednesday, January 2nd.
  • All other West and North of Prince points – shipments will be delivered on Thursday, January 3rd.
  • McBride and Valemount – shipments will be delivered on Thursday, Jan. 3rd.

*Due to Tuesday being a non-shipping day, McBride and Valemount shipments must ship on Monday, December 31st.

  • Haida Gwaii (Q.C. Islands) – shipments will be delivered on Friday, January 4th.

*Due to Tuesday being a non-shipping day, Haida Gwaii shipments must ship on Monday, December 31st.

Tuesday, January 1

  • All terminals closed

Wednesday, January 2

  • Normal schedule resumes

OKANAGAN SHIPPERS

Wednesday, December 19

  • Regular scheduled service to all points
  • North and East of Cranbrook, and Creston beyond points (2 day service points) – shipments will be delivered on Friday, December 21st.  This is the last shipping day to these points for delivery before Christmas.
  • Mackenzie – shipments will be delivered on Friday, December 21st.  This is the last shipping day to these points for delivery prior to New Year’s Day

Thursday, December 20

  • Regular scheduled service to all points

Friday, December 21

  • Points that receive daily overnight service – will be delivered Saturday, December 22nd.
  • Haida Gwaii (Q.C. Islands) – shipments will be delivered on Monday, December 24th.
  • North and West of Prince George – shipments will be delivered on Monday, December 24th.
  • McBride and Valemount – due to the Tuesday holiday, this shipping day to these points is cancelled.  Please ship to these points on Tuesday, December 18th, or Monday, December 31st.

Saturday, December 22

  • Clark’s Okanagan terminals will be delivering freight only and no pickups will be done. Clark’s Coquitlam terminal will be closed

Sunday, December 23

  • All terminals closed.

Monday, December 24

  • Clark’s Okanagan terminals will be delivering freight only and no pickups will be done. Clark’s Coquitlam terminal will be delivering freight only and no pickups will be done.

Tuesday, December 25

  • All terminals closed.

*Due to Monday and Tuesday being non-shipping days, Haida Gwaii shipments must ship on Friday, December 21st or Friday, December 28th.

Wednesday, December 26

  • All terminals closed.

Thursday, December 27

  • Normal schedule resumes. Regular scheduled service to all points.
  • Sicamous and Revelstoke – shipments will be delivered Saturday, December 29th.  No deliveries will be made in this area on Friday, December 28th.
  • Blind Bay, Celista, Chase, Merritt area, Scotch Creek, Sorrento and Tappen – shipments will be delivered on Saturday, December 29th. No deliveries will be done in this area on Friday, December 28th.
  • Smithers and Terrace only – shipments will be delivered on Saturday, December 29th.
  • Prince Rupert – shipments will be delivered on Sunday, December 30th.
  • Dawson Creek and Fort St John only – shipments will be delivered on Saturday, December 29th.
  • Mackenzie – shipments will be delivered on Friday, January 4th.  Please ship to this point on Wednesday, January 2nd.
  • All other West and North of Prince George points – shipments will be delivered Monday, December 31st.

Friday, December 28

  • Points that receive daily overnight service – will be delivered Saturday, December 29th.
  • Haida Gwaii (Q.C. Islands) – shipments will be delivered on Monday, December 31st.
  • Mackenzie – shipments will be delivered on Friday, January 4th.  Please ship to this point on Wednesday, January 2nd.
  • All West and North of Prince George points – shipments will be delivered on Monday, December 31st.

Saturday, December 29

  • Clark’s Okanagan terminals will be delivering freight only and no pickups will be done.  Clark’s Coquitlam terminal will be closed.

Sunday, December 30

  • All terminals closed

Monday, December 31

  • Points that receive daily overnight service – shipments will deliver on Wednesday, January 2nd.
  • Revelstoke and Sicamous – shipments will be delivered on Wednesday, January 2nd.
  • Blind Bay, Celista, Chase, Merritt area, Scotch Creek, Sorrento and Tappen – shipments will be delivered on Wednesday, January 2nd.
  • Fort St James, Fraser Lake, Mackenzie and Vanderhoof – shipments will be delivered on Friday, January 4th.  Please ship to these points on Wednesday, January 2nd.
  • All other West and North of Prince points – shipments will be delivered on Thursday, January 3rd.
  • McBride and Valemount – shipments will be delivered on Thursday, Jan. 3rd.

*Due to Tuesday being a non-shipping day, McBride and Valemount shipments must ship on Monday, December 31st.

  • Haida Gwaii (Q.C. Islands) – shipments will be delivered on Friday, January 4th.

*Due to Tuesday being a non-shipping day, Haida Gwaii shipments must ship on Monday, December 31st.

Tuesday, January 1

  • All terminals closed

Wednesday, January 2

  • Normal schedule resumes

PRINCE GEORGE SHIPPERS

Thursday, December 20

  • Regular scheduled service to all points
  • Mackenzie – shipments will be delivered on Friday, December 21st.  This is the last shipping day to these points for delivery prior to New Year’s Day.

Friday, December 21

  • Points that receive daily overnight service – shipments will be delivered Saturday, December 22nd.
  • Greater Vancouver Area – shipments will be delivered Monday, December 24th.
  • Haida Gwaii (Q.C. Islands) – shipments will be delivered on Monday, December 24th.
  • North and West of Prince George – shipments will be delivered on Monday, December 24th.
  • McBride and Valemount – due to the Tuesday holiday, this shipping day to these points is cancelled.  Please ship to these points on Wednesday, December 19th, or Wednesday, January 2nd.

Saturday, December 22

  • Clark’s Prince George terminal will be delivering freight only and no pickups will be done. Clark’s Coquitlam terminal will be closed.

Sunday, December 23

  • All terminals closed.

Monday, December 24

  • Clark’s Prince George terminal will be delivering freight only and no pickups will be done. Clark’s Coquitlam terminal will be delivering freight only and no pickups will be done.

Tuesday, December 25

  • All terminals closed.

*Due to Monday and Tuesday being non-shipping days, Haida Gwaii shipments must ship on Friday, December 21st or Friday, December 28th.

Wednesday, December 26

  • All terminals closed.

Thursday, December 27

  • Normal schedule resumes. Regular scheduled service to all points.
  • Smithers and Terrace only – shipments will be delivered on Saturday, December 29th.  Please ship to these points on Friday, December 28th.
  • Prince Rupert – shipments will be delivered on Sunday, December 30thPlease ship to these points on Friday, December 28th.
  • Dawson Creek and Fort St John only – shipments will be delivered on Saturday, December 29thPlease ship to these points on Friday, Dec. 28th.
  • Mackenzie – this shipping day in cancelled.  Please ship to this point on Thursday, January 3rd.
  • All other West and North of Prince George points – shipments will be delivered Monday, December 31st.  Please ship to these points on Friday, December 28th.

Friday, December 28

  • Points that receive daily overnight service – will be delivered Saturday, December 29th.
  • Haida Gwaii (Q.C. Islands) – shipments will be delivered on Monday, Dec. 31st.
  • Smithers and Terrace only – shipments will be delivered on Saturday, December 29th.
  • Prince Rupert – shipments will be delivered on Sunday, December 30th.
  • Dawson Creek and Fort St John only – shipments will be delivered on Saturday, December 29th.
  • All other West and North of Prince George points – shipments will be delivered Monday, December 31st.

Saturday, December 29

  • Clark’s Prince George terminal will be delivering freight only and no pickups will be done. Clark’s Coquitlam terminal will be closed

Sunday, December 30

  • All terminals closed

Monday, December 31

  • Points that receive daily overnight service – shipments will deliver on Wednesday, January 2nd.
  • Fort St James, Fraser Lake, Mackenzie and Vanderhoof – shipments will be delivered on Friday, Jan. 4th.  Please ship to these points on Thurs., Jan. 3rd.
  • Mackenzie – shipments will be delivered on Friday, January 4th.  Please ship to this point on Thursday, January 3rd.
  • All other West and North of Prince points – shipments will be delivered on Thursday, January 3rd.

Tuesday, January 1

  • All terminals closed

Wednesday, January 2

  • Normal schedule resumes.  Regular scheduled service to all points.
  • Fort St James, Fraser Lake, Mackenzie and Vanderhoof – shipments will be delivered on Friday, January 4th.  Please ship to these points on Thursday, January 3rd.
  • McBride and Valemount – shipments will be delivered on Thursday, Jan. 3rd.
  • Mackenzie – shipments will be delivered on Friday, January 4th.  Please ship to this point on Thursday, January 3rd.
  • Haida Gwaii (Q.C. Islands) – shipments will be delivered on Friday, January 4th.

A Note to Our Valued Customers:

We appreciate the efforts of our customers in making the holiday logistics as seamless as possible. We also understand that unforeseen circumstances can make it difficult to maintain regular shipping protocols. Please understand that your help in maintaining regular pickup times and/or scheduling heavier-than-usual volumes for early pickup, etc. will greatly improve our ability to maintain service levels.  Where our facilities may be indicated as “CLOSED” on our holiday schedule, special services may be available by prior arrangement.  We appreciate your understanding and co-operation in working with us to minimize the impact of holiday uncertainties.

 

For further information, please contact our branch located in your area.

On behalf of Clark Freightways, we wish everyone a safe and Happy Holiday season.