Orders are shipped from San Diego, CA Monday-Thursday.
No orders are shipped Friday through Sunday in an effort to protect the integrity of the chocolate and avoid possible heat damage associated with shipments in transit over the weekend.
Shipping is currently available solely in the 48 Contiguous United States.
Please note that shipping charges are per delivery address.
All packages will be shipped via UPS or US Postal Service.
Ground Shipping offer valid only where Ground Shipping is available. Due to warm weather and temperature sensitive product, ground shipping is limited to certain regions. $10 off expedited shipping offer valid 1/1/2018-2/18/2017 on orders of $59.95 or more with code LOVE10 at checkout. All shipping offers valid on orders with single shipping address only, only at chuaochocolatier.com. Only one promotional code valid per order. All offers may not be used in combination with other offers, deals, codes or promotions. No rainchecks, substitutions or cash value. Sales are not valid on previous purchases. All offers available while supplies last on regular priced product only.
One Day Delivery Program valid on deliveries to the following counties: Fresno, Imperial, Inyo, Kern, Kings, Los Angeles, Mono, Monterey, Orange, Riverside, San Bernardino, San Diego, San Luis Obispo, Santa Barbara, Tulare, and Ventura. Chuao reserves the right to change or cancel this program at any time without prior notice. Not applicable to prior purchases and valid only at chuaochocolatier.com. Must be logged in to a Chuao account and order before 1pm PST Monday through Thursday and select Ground Shipping at checkout. Not valid with any other offer, promotion or discount. No substitutions, cash value or rain checks. Not valid on wholesale orders, corporate orders, or volume orders (any order over $300). Free Ground shipping only on orders of $35 or more. One day delivery not guaranteed.
Orders placed Monday-Wednesday after 1 pm PST will be processed the next business day.
Orders placed Thursday after 1 pm PST will be shipped out on Monday.
Orders placed Friday-Sunday will be processed Monday.
Orders may take up to 2 days to process before shipping out during high season (November-December). Shipping carriers (UPS and USPS) may take an extra day to deliver due to high volume.
Free Ground shipping only on orders of $35 or more.valid on deliveries to the following counties: Fresno, Imperial, Inyo, Kern, Kings, Los Angeles, Mono, Monterey, Orange, Riverside, San Bernardino, San Diego, San Luis Obispo, Santa Barbara, Tulare, and Ventura. Chuao reserves the right to change or cancel this program at any time without prior notice. Not applicable to prior purchases and valid only at chuaochocolatier.com. Must be logged in to a Chuao account and order before 1pm PST Monday through Thursday and select Ground Shipping at checkout. Not valid with any other offer, promotion or discount. No substitutions, cash value or rain checks. Not valid on wholesale orders, corporate orders, or volume orders (any order over $300).
Due to shipping laws, we are not able to ship products containing alcohol to the following states: Alabama, Arkansas, Delaware, Kentucky, Maryland, Massachusetts, Mississippi, Montana, New Hampshire, New Jersey, Oklahoma, Rhode Island, South Dakota, Utah, and Vermont.
UPS will make up to 3 delivery attempts and requires an adult signature (with id) for any delivery containing alcohol
Alcohol may not be shipped to P.O. Boxes
If the weather is 72 degrees or higher between our warehouse and the delivery location, and Ground, 3 Day Select or 2 Day Air shipping are selected, we cannot guarantee the integrity of the product.
During warm weather upgraded Overnight shipping may be required to expedite delivery and prevent melting.
Our ice packs and insulated bags may protect the product up to 24 hours.
Weather permitting, Ground, 3 Day Select, or 2 Day Air are usually acceptable shipping options from November to March.
If a product is not in stock, or if your order requires a large quantity of products to be produced, you will be contacted to establish a new ship date.
Saturday deliveries are available via USPS delivery only, weather permitting.
In order to ship to a Post Office Box, you must spell out “Post Office Box” in the shipping address section and you must provide a street address for the Post Office Box.
We cannot ship alcohol to a Post Office Box.
We offer a satisfaction guarantee for any products purchased at a Chuao Chocolatier boutique & café or on chuaochocolatier.com. For returns or exchanges, please contact our Joy Concierge at 760.476.0197 or [email protected].
Free Joy Fridays is a weekly giveaway of two chocolate bars on the Chuao Chocolatier page for each of the following platforms: Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram. Entrants must live in the US and be 18 years or older to enter. By entering our Free Joy Fridays giveaway, you agree to a complete release of Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram from any or all liability in connection with this contest. This promotion is in no way sponsored, endorsed, administered by, or associated with Facebook, Twitter, or Instagram. Sharing the posts on your own personal page does not increase the chance of winning. Winners are chosen at random. Void where prohibited. Available only in the 48 contiguous United States.
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