Shipping & Returns

Shipping Rates

We do our best to keep our shipping rates as low, fair, and accurate as possible. Therefore, shipping rates are based on the weight of the items ordered, to most accurately reflect the actual shipping cost. Domestic (USA) shipping begins at $7.50 and International shipping begins at $16.50. Shipping rates and options will be displayed during checkout. Most orders ship within 48 hours; however we do not ship on weekends or holidays.

Domestic (USA) Shipping Information

Our standard shipping method for domestic orders is USPS Priority Mail, which has a transit time of 2-3 days. For large orders we will occasionally use UPS Ground instead of the Postal Service. If you select "Express" shipping during checkout, we will process your order as soon as possible and ship UPS 2nd Day Air. For overnight shipping, please call us at 508-678-4335. Feel free contact us with any questions regarding special shipping requirements.

International Shipping Information

Please note that items sent internationally may be subject to customs duties or other import taxes. It is the responsibility of the customer/recipient to pay any necessary import taxes or duties. International orders under five pounds ship USPS First Class, orders five pounds and over ship via USPS Priority. First Class orders sent to Canada usually arrive in 1-2 weeks; for all other countries the transit time is 2-4 weeks in most cases. Priority orders arrive within 3-5 business days to many major marketsĀ  If you require expedited International shipping, please contact us by email or phone for a quote.

Returns

We are happy to receive returns or exchanges on any purchase made from our website within 90 days. Simply send the package back to us at: Beehive Handmade, attn: returns, 500 Wood Street, Building 21, Unit 206, Bristol, RI 02809. Please include your contact information in the package. We will always try to work with you to ensure that you are happy with your purchase. Items sold at one of our retailer partners should be returned through the store where it was purchased in accordance with their return policy.

Sales Tax

Sales tax (7%) is collected for all orders shipped to addresses in Rhode Island.