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All orders are shipped out the next business day unless there is an item on back order, in which case we will attempt to contact you to resolve the issue. Customers are charged actual shipping costs.

SHIPPING INFORMATION:

  • Apex Gift Foods will work diligently to ship your orders to your destination via the least expensive and more efficient carriers.
  • Orders are shipped via UPS ground or by common carrier with the continental United States.
  • Shipments to Alaska, Hawaii, Puerto Rico and Canada are available via US Mail, UPS, or Federal Express.
  • Orders weighing over 500# may be shipped by common carrier.
  • There may be additional charges from the freight carrier if a lift gate is requested for delivery or if your business is located in a residential are. These charges will be indicated on your invoice.
  • Next day, second day and third day services are available. To request these services, orders must be placed by 11:00am EST for same day shipment. Freight charges for these services must be approved in writing via fax by 2:00pm EST before the order will be shipped.
  • Most orders are shipped within 48 hours of receipt. Please allow 2 - 5 business days for delivery, depending upon the shipping zone.
  • Baskets and bottled items cannot be shipped via: US Mail.
  • Assembled gift baskets are made to order and require a longer lead time for shipping than individual components. Pre-made baskets will be shipped F.O.B. from a separate location.
  • Chocolates are not shipped during warm weather months, but packing insulation for other temperature sensitive products is available upon request. A $10 charge will be added to your invoice for each box that needs this type of special packaging.
t these prices will remain the same throughout the year.

FREE SHIPPING PROGRAM:

  • Shipping charges for qualifying orders will be paid by Apex Gift Foods.
  • Following is the minimum order value needed to qualify for free shipping on gourmet food products to each UPS zone.
    Zone 2 $500
    Zone 3 $600
    Zone 4 $1100
    Zone 5 $1350
    Zone 6 $1600
    Zone 7 & 8 $2100
  • Only gourmet food items, with the exception of bottled items, apply to this free shipping program.
  • Customers will be responsible for shipping charges for bottled items and for non-gourmet products (e.g. shredded fillers, baskets, shrink wrap, etc.)
  • Please refer to the chart below or call customer service to determine your shipping zone and order value needed to qualify for free shipping.
  • Additional charges from UPS or other freight company charges (e.g. residential delivery charges, fuel surcharges) are not covered by the free shipping program and will be added to the customer's invoice.
Zip CodeZoneZip CodeZoneZip CodeZoneZip CodeZone
004-0054250-2542450-4553738-7396
006-007-255-2593456-4572740-7495
008-260-2682458-4593750-7546
009-270-2743460-4664755-7575
010-0434275-2854467-46837586
0445286346947595
0454287-29944703760-7976
046-0485300-31444714798-7997
049-0774315-3175472-4733800-8126
0783318-3194474-4794813-8167
0794320-3395480-49238206
080-0833340-493-49948217
0844341-3495500-5165822-8236
085-0863350-35345204824-8257
087-089435455215826-8286
090-099-355-3594522-5244829-8347
100-1264360-36155255835-8388
12733624526-5394840-8477
128-1294363-36755405850-8518
130-13233684541-5464852-8537
133-13643695547-54858548
137-1463370-37445494855-8637
14723755550-57458648
148-14933763575-5776865-8757
150-1682377-3794580-58258776
169-1993380-3815583-5886878-8807
200-2123382-3854590-59178816
2133386-3985592-5936882-8837
21433994594-59978846
2152400-4024600-63448857
216-2253403-40636355889-8988
2262407-4094636-6394900-9618
2273410-4183640-6755962-966-
228-2292420-4244676-6796967-968-
230-2323425-4263680-6895969-
233-23744274690-6936970-9948
238-2433430-4332700-7325995-999-
2442434-4363733-7366

245-2493437-44927375




BACKORDERS:

  • We will attempt to contact you if any item is unavailable at the time your order is ready to ship.
  • When backordered items become available, they will automatically be shipped unless you have requested no backorders.
  • Backorders for C.O.D. customers will automatically be cancelled unless otherwise instructed by the customer. The customer will then be responsible for C.O.D. charges when backorders are shipped.

MISCELLANEOUS INFORMATION:

  • Special orders: Allow 2 weeks for delivery.
  • Prices subject to change without notice.
  • Not responsible for typographical errors or misprints.
  • Products subject to availability.
  • All food products must be ordered in case quantities. We do not split cases.


SAMPLE ORDERS:

  • Customers may order up to 20 items for sampling and will be charged for the samples and shipping costs.
  • Only 1 sample may be requested per item. Customers will also be charged a handling fee which is refundable when the next order is placed. For 1-10 samples, the handling fee is $5.00, for 11-20 samples the fee is $10.00.
  • Sample orders may take up to two weeks to process. Any back orders on sample orders will be automatically cancelled.