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Saturday delivery is available for an additional charge.
Service to Alaska is for +$20 (sorry). Service to Hawaii and outside the U.S. currently not available.
Orders are shipped on Monday through Friday, except holidays. Orders placed by 5:00 PM (ET) can be shipped the following day. Perishable items cannot be shipped over a weekend and cannot be delivered on Sunday or Monday.
Weather and unforeseen circumstances can delay your shipment. We strongly recommend that you schedule your order to arrive at least 1 business day before your desired usage date to allow for any delays.
The following shipping options are available depending upon the delivery date selected:
UPS Next Day - Due to the higher temperatures during the summer months all perishable items from Arthur Avenue will be shipped via Next Day Air for delivery by Noon. You will be presented with a flat rate of $39.95 for UPS Next Day Air upon checkout.
Saturday Delivery - Saturday delivery is available for Next Day Air only, for an additional charge of $20 per shipment (for a total cost of $59.95). Deliveries are made between 10:30 AM and 12:00 PM (noon), depending upon delivery address. Saturday delivery is not available for UPS Ground shipments.
For complete shipping details we encourage you to visit our General Shipping and Packaging Information page.
All food from Arthur Avenue is shipped in extra thick recyclable foam containers with sufficient coolant to assure it arrives in excellent condition within the max allowable transit time of 1 day.
All orders are shipped signature release. This means UPS will leave the package at the doorstep, front desk or gate associated with the shipping address without requiring a signature upon delivery. It is the customer's responsibility to ensure that the contents of the package are stored in a freezer or refrigerator promptly after delivery. FoodyDirect cannot be responsible for orders with incomplete or invalid addresses, or that are sent to recipients who are not available to store the contents of the order on the day of arrival. UPS cannot deliver to a P.O. box.
All food from Arthur Avenue should be removed from the shipping box and stored in a refrigerator immediately upon arrival.
Panini Sandwiches are best enjoyed the day they arrive.
Parmigiano's, Lasagne's and Lobster Fra Diavolo should be enjoyed within two days, or can be stored frozen for up to 3 months.
Meats and Cheeses are best enjoyed within 7 days of arrival; Fresh Mozzarella and Smoked Mozzarella should be enjoyed within 2-3 days.
Roasted Vegetables from Tutto Verde or Antipasto are best enjoyed within 3 days.
All orders ship Mon thru Fri via overnight service.
Orders placed by 5:00 PM (ET) Monday through Friday can ship as early as the next weekday.
All food from Arthur Avenue Italian Deli should be removed from the shipping box and refrigerated immediately upon delivery. This package will last up to 3 months in the freezer when sealed properly. To thaw, leave in the refrigerator overnight.
Pasta toppings can be heated in their container in the oven at 375 for 20 minutes. To cook the pasta place in boiling water for 2-4 minutes. Marinara can be heated on the stovetop in saucepan until warm.
Warming suggestion: Place focaccia in the oven for the last few minutes of heating the pasta toppings.