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Last Posting Dates for Christmas Delivery

It's that time of year when it's time to start thinking about the holidays, and buying gifts. If you want to purchase a gift from Quantum Enterprises in time for Christmas you need to know when the latest is you can order.

PostboxThe dates below are recommended last posting dates to receive your order for Christmas. Please note that most of our orders have a 72 hour lead time, so you need to order at least 2 days before the dates given below. 

Remember, some of our products and services have longer lead times, so check before you order.

These dates are not guarantees (we cannot control the shipping companies) and you should always order as soon as possible to ensure delivery before Christmas.

If you are looking for a last minute Christmas gift then some of our services include free printable gift certificates which will be issued right up to 8:00pm GMT on Christmas Eve.

United Kingdom

Thur 20 December  - Standard and Signed For
Sat 22 December - Royal Mail Special Delivery Guaranteed®

International

Standard & Signed For
Tue 4 December       Africa, Middle East
Fri 7 December       Cyprus, Malta, Asia, Far East, Eastern Europe (except Poland, Czech Republic and Slovakia)
Sat 8 December       Caribbean, Central and South America
Mon 10 December     Greece, Turkey, Australia, New Zealand
Fri 14 December     Canada, Czech Republic, Italy, Poland and USA
Sat 15 December     Finland, Sweden
Mon 17 December     Austria, Denmark, Germany, Iceland, Netherlands, Norway, Portugal, Slovakia, Spain, Switzerland
Tue  18 December     Belgium, France, Ireland, Luxembourg

Shipping Costs

Shipping costs are not included in the item descriptions as we do not know how much it will cost to ship an item until we know where you live. One you have added an item to your shopping cart and provided your details you can check the shipping price before making payment.

Parcel2Go courier service shipping prices are based on a standard parcel size. It is possible that the quoted price for some (particularly larger) shipments may be inaccurate and we may contact you to request additional shipping payment, or to refund you for part of the payment. If you are dissatisfied with any change to the shipping costs, you may cancel your order and your payment will be returned in full.

Shipping Lead Times

Most items are shipped within 3 working days from receipt of the order.

Some products may not be stocked and in these cases the longer shipping times will be given in the product description. Unless you have the option to purchase expedited production of your order, your order will be shipped within the specified lead time.

The lead time for services (such as handwriting fonts and jigsaw puzzle piece replacmement) are given in the item description.

STANDARD (ROYAL MAIL) SERVICES
Services provided by Royal Mail.

Standard / Signed For (UK)
UK deliveries are posted using Royal Mail 1st Class. You also have the option to purchase 'Signed For' which will require a signature upon receipt. They should take 1 to 2 days to reach their destination after being posted.

Standard / Signed For (USA and rest of the world)
Internation deliveries are shipped via Royal Mail 'Air Mail'. 'Air Mail' deliveries have typical delivery time of 3 - 5 days after despatch. However some international deliveries may take up to 21 days or more. You also have the option to purchase 'Signed For' which will require a signature upon receipt.

Special Delivery (Royal Mail Guaranteed by 1pm)
Orders for stocked items that are placed before 12 noon are guaranteed for delivery by 1pm the following day.

COURIER SERVICES (VIA PARCEL2GO)
Delivery times are based on the service that you choose:

Parcelforce - Worldwide Global Priority (International)
2-5 working day delivery throughout worldwide destinations (Please note that some destinations produce slightly longer transit times)

UPS Express Saver® (International)
Deliveries throughout the world on both lightweight and heavy parcels. Delivery is 1-4 working days and is fully trackable.

DPD Air Express (International)
1-3 working day economy delivery throughout worldwide destinations (Please note that some destinations produce slightly longer transit times).

In a hurry?

If you need your order in a hurry, please choose a suitable courier service from the options provided. For some services you may have the option to pay extra for a shorter lead time.

 

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UK Customers may pay by cheque.
You can review shipping costs before paying for your order.

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Quantum Enterprises, 4 The Old School House, Lower Sea Lane, Charmouth, Dorset, DT6 6LJ. UK | Tel. +44 (0) 800 689 5156

 

 

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We accept PayPal and most major credit cards.

We accept most major credit cards and PayPal on this site.
UK Customers may pay by cheque.
You can review shipping costs before paying for your order.

© Copyright 2018 - Quantum Enterprises. All rights reserved.
Quantum Enterprises, 4 The Old School House, Lower Sea Lane, Charmouth, Dorset, DT6 6LJ. UK | Tel. +44 (0) 800 689 5156

 

 

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