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Expedited service may be available for an additional charge. Saturday delivery is not available. Service to Alaska and Hawaii is available for an additional fee (sorry). Service outside the U.S. currently not available.
Orders are shipped Tuesdays and Wednesdays, except holidays. Orders placed by 5:00 PM (ET) Monday can be shipped on Tuesday; orders placed by 5:00 PM (ET) Tuesday can be shipped on Wednesday. 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 on the delivery date selected:
Ground Shipping ($9.95) - Orders of Charlies Onions only (without Hot Dogs) will have $9.95 Nationwide Shipping at checkout. Orders of the Hot Dog Kit will have $9.95 Shipping for customers within 2-day ground reach. Orders will be delivered via UPS Ground on the selected delivery date. Delivery time can vary based on area, between 9:00 AM and 8:00 PM to residences, and between 9:00 AM and 5:00 PM to businesses.
UPS 2-Day ($19.95)- Your package will be delivered on or before the end of the second business day following shipment. Delivery time can vary based on area, but can be as late as 8:00 PM to residences and 5:00 PM to businesses.
UPS Next Day Air Saver - Your package will be delivered by the end of the next business day after it has been shipped. Delivery time can vary based on area, but can be as late as 8:00 p.m. to residences and 5:00 p.m. to businesses. The flat-rate for Next Day Air Saver is $29.95.
UPS Next Day Air - Your package will be delivered the next morning after it has shipped, by 12 noon to most addresses. The flat rate for Next Day Air is $34.95.
Once your order has shipped, you will receive a ship notification email with a tracking number for each package in your order. When your order has been delivered, you will also receive a delivery notification email.
For complete shipping details we encourage you to visit our General Shipping and Packaging Information page.
All food from Charlie's Legendary Onions are shipped in recyclable packages with plenty of packing material to ensure they arrive in perfect condition within the max allowable transit time of 2 days (Hot Dogs) or 8 days (Onions only).
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 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.
Charlie's Legendary Onions are shelf stable and can be stored for up to 2 years. Once opened, refrigerate. Onions will stay fresh in your refrigerator for 30-45 days (there is also a use-by date on the jar).