Not necessarily. While it is required that packages with tracking numbers be scanned at every stop along the way from origin to destination, these scans are sometimes missed or skipped. There are a variety of reasons this might happen, but there is no need to start worrying yet.
REASONS BEHIND USPS TRACKING NOT UPDATING
- Holiday Rush
- Delay on the part of the carrier
- Weather Conditions
- Package Not Scanned
- Packages are not scanned at intermediary stops