According to numerous reports via Twitter and the blogosphere, fans who collected proofs-of-purchase for the 2010 mail-away Boba Fett are now receiving them just in time for the holidays.
Jayson at YakFaceForums.com spoke with someone at Hasbro about incidents of figures arriving damaged in the mail. The official response to this, "[y]es, there will be changes. We have started shipping Boba Fetts in a white mailer outer box for extra protection, and this will influence the way we handle mail-ins in the future."
Mail-away recipient @aurich posted a picture of his new treasure: