Most orders placed before 12 PM EST will usually be processed and shipped the same day. Orders placed after 12 PM and orders placed on a non‐business day, such as weekends & holidays, may not be processed until the next business day or the 2nd business day depending on several stipulations. We offer a broad range of shipping options by the following shipping carriers: UPS & U.S. Postal Service (USPS). Below is list of options and details, and applies to most destinations in all 48 states in the continental U.S. and Washington DC. Some of the services listed may not be available to rural areas, PO Boxes, Hawaii, Alaska, U.S. Territories, and APO/FPO Boxes.
1 ‐ 4 Business Days
Standard shipping method. Available within the 48 continental states & DC (except PO Boxes*). Duration of delivery varies depending on length of transit. Delivery duration is not guaranteed.
UPS Next Day Air®
1 Business Day
Guaranteed delivery before 11AM if shipped within the 48 continental states & DC. This service may not be available in all areas ‐ particularly rural areas, and is not available to PO Boxes. Available in some areas of Hawaii & Alaska, but with one extended business delivery day (2 day service), and no guaranteed delivery time. May require a signature at the time of delivery, but is subject to the discretion of the local carrier.
UPS Next Day Air Saver®
1 Business Day
Less expensive than UPS Next Day Air®, but with no guaranteed time of delivery. As a result, a package may arrive in the morning, at noon or in the evening, and is dependent on the carrier's route. Available within the 48 continental states & DC (except PO Boxes), but may not be available in all areas ‐ particularly rural areas.
UPS 2nd Day Air®
2 Business Days
Available within the 48 continental states & DC (except PO Boxes). Available in some areas of Hawaii & Alaska, but with one extended business day (3 day service). No specified time of delivery is guaranteed.
UPS 3 Day SelectSM
3 Business Days
Available within the 48 continental states & DC (except PO Boxes), but may not be available in all areas ‐ particularly rural areas. No specified time of delivery is guaranteed.
USPS Priority Mail®
1 ‐ 4 Days
Deliveries on Monday ‐ Saturday, but not Sunday. Available in all 50 states and DC, and is our recommended choice for PO Boxes, Hawaii, Alaska, U.S. Territories, and APO/FPO Boxes. Delivery to APO/FPO will usually incur an extended delivery duration beyond the 4 days stipulated above, and depends on certain factors. Delivery duration is not guaranteed. USPS usually extends duration of delivery during the Holiday season in December.
USPS Express Mail®
1 ‐ 2 Days
Deliveries on Monday ‐ Saturday, and Sunday in select areas. Delivers within 1 ‐ 2 business days in all 48 continental states and DC. Guaranteed 2 Day service to Hawaii, Alaska, and U.S. Territories. Service is not be available in most APO/FPO addresses. No specified time of delivery is implied. Usually requires a signature before delivery.
A PO Box is a postal mail box within a U.S. Post Office. UPS may not deliver packages to a PO Box. If an order is destined for a PO Box, we urge customers to select delivery from USPS.
Total Deiivery Time
The delivery services listed above only reflects the amount of delivery time that can be expected once an order is shipped out, and does not take into account any extra processing time that may be accrued before it is shipped out. Selecting "USP Next Day Air®" as a shipping method, for example, does not necessarily guarantee an order will arrive the next day. Total delivery time is typically based on two criteria: "processing time" plus the "shipping method" selected.
Express | Expedited Shipping.
Most express shipping methods, such as "UPS Next Day Air®" are usually guaranteed services by the shipper. Should a package arrive later than stipulated due to the error of the carrier, the customer may be entitled to a refund of some amount regarding shipping cost. The amount of compensation is subject to the policies of the shipper, and will never exceed the total shipping charge. Packages that are delayed due to inclement weather, local catastrophes, and other types predicaments which render delivery service difficult or impossible are regarded as an "act of God", and is not subject to any claim.
FOP Shipping Point
Items purchased becomes the property of the recipient once the package is picked up by one of our shippers, and is subject to the policies of the shipper. The customer bears ownership and risks of damage or loss when the goods are in transit or in transport. Of course, should a problem arise with a package we will assist the customer within our capability.
Some orders may be entitled to "free shipping". Orders shipped for free will be sent via "ground" by any of the two shippers of our choice: UPS or USPS. Orders that shipped for "free" which are returned back to stock will be credited for the amount of the order, less the actual shipping charges associated with the order.