Shipping

Domestic | International | Free Shipping | Holiday Shipping

Worldwide Shipping with Teas Etc. We ship retail orders domestically and to Canada; wholesale orders ship domestically and internationally.

We do everything possible to insure that you receive your order in the most economical and timely fashion available.

Most orders are processed and shipped within 72 hours of receipt. Orders placed on weekends or holidays are processed the next business day.

Domestic Shipping

You have several shipping options;

  • Economy Ground - FedEx SmartPost
    • The least expensive, longest delivery time, 5 - 14 business days in the Continental United States, not a guaranteed delivery service

  • FedEx Ground
    • Depending on your location, this can take from 1 businesses day (Florida) to 5 business days (Oregon)

  • FedEx 2 Day
    • Guaranteed 2 business day delivery by 7:00 pm. The order will ship the following business day. Available in Continental US

  • FedEx 3 Day
    • Guaranteed 3 business day delivery by 7:00 pm. The order will ship the following business day. Available in Continental US

  • FedEx Standard Overnight
    • Same day shipping if order is received by 12 Noon EST. Guaranteed delivery next business day by 4:00 pm in Continental US

Please note: Guaranteed Delivery is 99% reliable and we will do our part by getting the order processed and to the shipper as agreed upon with the customer. However Teas Etc. is in no way liable for packages that do not arrive on time once out of our control. Additionally shippers will honor guarantees in most cases but airport closings due to inclement weather and other "acts of God" or terrorism are not applicable for refunds.


Our shipping rates

FedEx calculates shipping charges based on the delivery address, type of address - residential or business - and weight of the package. We take the shipping cost and;

We add the following charge for the shipping box, labor and packaging materials;
  • $0.75 for packages weighing 3 lbs. or less
  • $1.00 for packages weighing more than 3 lbs.

Additional charges for FedEx Overnight Service, FedEx 2 Day and FedEx 3 Day
  • $4.00 per package courier fee

Free Shipping on orders of $75.00 or more

  • This offer is only available for orders shipped within the Continental United States.

  • Teas Etc., Inc. has full discretion to choose shipper and/or shipping service.

  • Free shipping is only available on retail orders


International Shipping

Retail shipping options to Canada
  • USPS First Class International Mail (up to 3 lbs.)
    • Delivery times may runs 3-10 days based on the final destination

  • USPS Priority Mail International (over 3 lbs.)
    • Delivery times may run 3-10 days based on the final destination

  • FedEx International Economy
    • 2 3 day delivery, most countries

Wholesale international shipping options - except for Canada, we will send you a shipping quote based on your order
  • USPS First Class International Mail (where available - up to 3 lbs.)
    • Delivery times may runs 3-10 days based on the final destination

  • USPS Priority Mail International (where available - over 3 lbs.)
    • Delivery times may run 3-10 days based on the final destination

  • FedEx International Economy
    • 2 - 3 day delivery, most countries

Delivery time is based upon the final destination

  • USPS and FedEx calculate shipping charges for based on the final destination and weight of the package.

  • We add the following charge;
    • $1.00 USD for packages weighing 3 lbs or less.
    • $2.00 USD for packages weighing more than 3 lbs.

  • ALL customs charges, VAT tax or other duty charges imposed are the full responsibility of the recipient.

  • The delivery times indicated do not account for any customs or regulatory delay. Such delays are beyond the control of Teas Etc., Inc and the Shipper
Please note: Guaranteed Delivery is 99% reliable and we will do our part by getting the order processed and to the shipper as agreed upon with the customer. However Teas Etc. is in no way liable for packages that do not arrive on time once out of our control. Additionally shippers will honor guarantees in most cases but airport closings due to inclement weather and other "acts of God" or terrorism are not applicable for refunds.


Holiday Shipping Schedule for Christmas Delivery

Orders may be received before or no later than the Order Cutoff Date for holiday delivery

Delivery MethodOrder Cutoff Date
FedEx GroundDecember 17th
Federal Express 3 DayDecember 18th
Federal Express 2 DayDecember 19th
Federal Express OvernightDecember 21st - by Noon EST
USPS Priority MailDecember 19th

USPS APO Delivery (Zip 093)

November 30th
USPS APO Delivery (All Others)December 7th

First Class International Mail - Canada

December 9th
Priority International Mail - CanadaDecember 10th

Free shipping: The choice of shipping method is at the sole discretion of Teas Etc. and while we will try and get your package delivered by the Holiday, there is no guarantee of holiday delivery. If you are concerned about Holiday Delivery, we suggest you select FedEx 2 Day or FedEx Overnight

Please note: Guaranteed Delivery is 99% reliable and we will do our part by getting the order processed and to the shipper as agreed upon with the customer. However Teas Etc. is in no way liable for packages that do not arrive on time once out of our control. Additionally shippers will honor guarantees in most cases but airport closings due to inclement weather and other "acts of God" or terrorism are not applicable for refunds.


Other Shipping Needs?

If you have shipping needs that are not covered here, please contact us by phone or e-mail.

Thank you.

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