Originally Posted by relentlessflame
This may not amount to anything, but just placed my December order today, and Amazon decided (at the order confirmation screen) to automatically split the order into two shipments; one in about a week, and a second near the end of December. This resembles the sort of behaviour that was in place by design at one point during the transition. I have noticed in years past that Amazon tends to split orders more over the holidays (to try to make sure people get things on-time), so this could easily be part of that trend. We'll see if that lasts into January.
My order did split as well. (That is why I only got CDs) It was my December order as well. And I guess it is a seasonal thing. (because of the extra note on the order page)