Archive for the ‘Shipping’ Category

Can you ship by Surface Mail to Europe?

Tuesday, January 10th, 2006

Under ordinary circumstances we do not use surface mail, for four reasons: (more…)

Isn’t Parcel Post cheaper than Priority Mail?

Tuesday, January 10th, 2006

It is, and it isn’t.

The actual postage is usually but not always less, but there is much more “handling” involved. (more…)

What’s the safest way to ship a fragile item?

Monday, January 9th, 2006

Generally, it’s fine to ship any item by any of the modes we regularly use. All orders are carefully packed, and fragile shipments are marked as such. (more…)

Why won’t you ship by “ground” to Canada?

Sunday, January 8th, 2006

We will if you insist, but you should be aware that DHL, UPS and FedEx all charge a hefty “duties and taxes processing” fee, typically $20. (more…)

Do you ship outside the US?

Sunday, January 8th, 2006


We are delighted to do business with customers all over the world. (more…)

What do you mean by “Best Way” shipping?

Sunday, January 8th, 2006

You’ll have noticed that “best way” is one of several options you can choose for shipping your order. (more…)