Three-Day Flat Rate Shipping Details and Restrictions
The Three-Day Flat Rate shipping is designed to create an affordable choice for those who wish to upgrade to a shipping services that takes fewer days after the product has left our warehouse and provides more granular tracking information than our Free Shipping service.
Perfect Memorials retains the right to exclude some products from the Three-Day Flat Rate shipping program. During checkout, the Three-Day Flat Rate shipping may be shown with a price that is higher than the advertised price. That is because the cart includes oversized or special order items that are excluded from the Three-Day Flat Rate promotion.
Should you need your products to leave the warehouse as soon as possible, it is still advisable to pick Two-Day or One-Day Delivery which prioritizes the handling of this product throughout our entire warehouse above orders that have been placed with Free or Flat-Rate shipping options.
Importantly, consider the Availability message displayed on every product page and highlighted in the image below:
Selecting Three-Day Flat Rate increases the delivery speed with which your order is sent, not necessarily the speed with which it makes it through our warehouse.
If the example product above was ordered without engraving, the following sequence could occur:
- Order is placed Monday prior to the shipping cut-off time, noon CST.
- Order handling takes up to one business day - the product is shipped by Tuesday afternoon.
- Delivery is made on Friday.
- The result is four business days (Monday-Friday) to complete the order.
Reference the Availability Message of the product(s) on your order to determine how long they take to process before shipment. The Availability Message can be found on the product page, it is the first information listed within the product information section. If you would like assistance in determining when your order will ship, please call our support team at 1-800-979-8767 or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org
Attention Business Customers:
We welcome business users to take advantage of this service when ordering small quantities of unique items. However, when large orders are placed for many items we reserve the right to refund the Flat-Rate shipping charge and send the order via our Free Standard shipping service OR contact the business to charge an amount that is appropriate to the size of the order and the shipping costs for express shipping to be charged.