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2021 Holiday Shipping Deadlines

Let's face it - nothing about 2021 has been predictable. Unfortunately this seems to be carrying on into the holiday shopping season with the anticipated shortages, lengthy delivery times, and unavailable products. 

To help you prepare in advance for your holiday shopping, we'll update this page with all available information regarding holiday shipping deadlines. 

In addition, all orders placed on our website will ship out the same day the order is placed when received by 5pm EST to help you in planning your gift giving. 

Current holiday shipping deadlines: 


The UPS service guarantee is suspended, effective October 18, 2021

The following cutoffs are RECOMMENDATIONS, and are not guaranteed by UPS:

Last shipping day for Christmas Eve delivery: 

  • Ground: N/A - no service guarantee 
  • 3-Day Select: December 21
  • 2nd Day Air: December 22
  • Next Day Air: December 23



Send-by dates for "anticipated delivery" by Christmas Eve: 

  • Retail Ground: December 15
  • First Class Mail: December 17
  • Priority Mail: December 18
  • Priority Mail Express: December 23

Ground shipping to Alaska is December 2. First Class and Priority deadline is December 18 and Priority Mail Express deadline is December 21.

For Hawaii, December 17 is the deadline for First Class and Priority Mail. December 21 is the deadline for Priority Mail Express.

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