Tag Archives: cross border shopping

Allowances Increased for Cross Border Shoppers

Allowances on items you bring across the border are going up as of June 1st and Kinek users couldn’t be happier! Thousands of Canadians make their day or weekend trips to the U.S. and many of them bring back online orders they sent to their preferred Kinek location. It’s the easiest way to get those […]

Levi’s Semi-Annual Sale

This week, Levis is having their semi-annual clearance sale, with savings up to 50% off your favorite denim. With savings this great,  it makes sense to ship to the closest Border KinekPoint to reap the benefits. I am always looking for white jeans that are not see thru. The site currently has white skinny jeans […]

Cross Border Shopping

New to the world of online shopping and don’t know where to begin? Or perhaps you are a veteran and just looking for ways to save money. Try www.crossbordershopping.ca for tips on making online shipping a smooth ride. In January, 2011, www.crossbordershopping.ca re-launched their site, offering a new design as well as local and national […]

Back to School

So the back to school rush is on and most people just want to get the entire process over with as fast as possible. While smaller items such as crayons and paper may be cheaper to buy at the local Staples or Wal Mart you may want to rethink where you purchase the larger items […]

New KinekPoint serving Montreal!

Today is a great day for those who live in the Montreal area. We just set up a new KinekPoint in Champlain, New York that is a great addition to our network. The location is called Bay Brokerage and is our 4th Bay Brokerage border KinekPoint. Other Bay Brokerage KinekPoints are in Port Huron, Michigan, […]

Recommend a Kinek Point border location

So far we have locations in (listed from East to West): Calais, Maine Houlton, Maine Derby Line, Vermont Swanton, Vermont Champlain, New York Massena, New York Ogdensburg, New York Wellesley Island, New York Buffalo, New York, Niagara Falls, New York Detroit, Michigan Port Huron, Michigan Saul Ste. Marie, Michigan Pembina, North Dakota Oroville, Washington Blaine, […]

New Washington Location – Serving Kelowna and Osoyoos!

We’re excited to announce that we have set up a new border location to serve the cross border shopping needs of Canadians in Kelowna and Osoyoos. The new border Kinek Point is in Oroville, Washington and is open 7-days a week, so there is no need to worry about what day to head down to […]

“My” Cross Border Savings: Sports equipment

Summer is fast approaching (never quite fast enough though) and with it, all sorts of summer activities and sports. Since I haven’t posted anything in a few days, I thought I’d let you know about a few items I had shipped to the US border for me to pick up, and another from a friend.