Important Shipping Information

The world continues to experience extraordinary times. Supply chains are being pushed to their brink. The current world wide logistics situation is the worst we have ever seen. Ocean freight shipments are taking twice as long and cost as much as 10 times more than in pre-pandemic times. The cost of air freight is prohibitive for items as heavy as espresso machines. These facts coupled with safety measures put in place in many countries that we import from and the world wide semi-conductor shortage has really created the perfect storm that is leading to significant delays in obtaining stock.

Current stock levels at are strong for most items, however, like every year we anticipate that popular items will sell out. In order not to be disappointed encourages everyone to shop as early as possible for any holiday gifts.

For 2021 shipping deadlines are as follows:

Using the regular free shipping option we recommend ordering before the following dates to receive your order on or before December 24th.

Ontario and Quebec: December 20th

Manitoba, Saskatchewan, Alberta, New Brunswick, Nova Scotia: December 17th

British Columbia: December 15th

Newfoundland, Price Edward Island: December 14th

North West Territories, Nunavut and Yukon: December 7th

Please allow extra time for rural or "beyond destination" locations.

The cutoff time in all cases is 13:00 (1:00pm) Eastern Standard Time

These dates are based on guaranteed delivery dates by Canada Post, Purolator and Fedex. guarantees that in-stock items will be prepared and delivered to the courier. We are not responsible for any service failures on the part of the couriers. More time is better than less time, we recommend ordering early to prevent any possible problems.

If you would like to upgrade to express shipping please give us a call as we have very competitive rates with UPS, Purolator and Fedex.