When shipping wholesale we only do UPS for international orders and royal mail if a small parcel. We want your items to arrive not only in a timely manner but covered completely if anything happens to your parcel on route.
SHIPPING OPTIONS UK
Royal Mail Tracked 48** (2-4 working day estimate)
Royal Mail Tracked 24** (1-2 working day estimate)
Priority Dispatch, Order By 1pm = Royal Mail Tracked 24 (1-2 working day estimate) (Made and dispatched the same day)
UPS* = Standard UPS Delivery (Next working day aim)
*Only services that have a delivery guarantee you are able to claim money back if it is in the courier companies control.
**Currently NO Royal Mail service is guaranteed and all timings are estimates only. Only our UPS Courier has guaranteed delivery dates.
SHIPPING OPTIONS INTERNATIONAL
Standard + Express International = Royal Mail until it arrives in your country to be handled by your local national post. USPS for example in the USA. The difference between standard and express is just to give a more realistic window for delivery. There are other varying factors like customs issues.
UPS = This is the standard services for delivering to your country. If your countries local postal service isn't great and you want your parcel in a more timely manner then choose this over Royal Mail to get it on time.
ROYAL MAIL STRIKES + SERVICE DELAYS
Royal Mail in the UK is currently striking on several day up and till Christmas 2022 currently. You can find out more about when strike action is happening and delays to their services: https://www.royalmail.com/latest-news
For the fastest and most secure option we recommend UPS at checkout especially for international postage as this has faster tracking and is handled by one courier from collection to delivery. Royal Mail internationally using local national couriers (USPS in the USA for example) It's also harder for us to be able to check items on your behalf.