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FedEx Standard Overnight and Priority Overnight service (AM delivery) may be available for an additional charge. Service to Alaska and Hawaii is now available.
Orders are shipped Monday through Thursday, except holidays. The order cut-off time for shipping orders is 6:00 PM (ET) the previous business 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 and reflect the max allowable transit time of two days:
Ground Shipping (1-2 Days) - If a customer’s shipping address is reachable via FedEx Ground service within 2 days, they will be presented with a $9.95 Flat-Rate Shipping upon checkout. Orders will be delivered via FedEx Ground service on or before the selected arrival date, between 9:00 AM and 8:00 PM to residences, and between 9:00 AM and 5:00 PM to businesses.
2nd-Day Air - If the shipping address is not reachable within 2 days via FedEx Ground service, the customer will be presented with $19.95 Flat-Rate Shipping upon checkout. The order will be shipped via FedEx 2-Day Air and will be delivered on or before the end of the second business day following shipment (unless upgrading to Saturday delivery). 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.
FedEx Standard Overnight - Your package will be delivered on the next business day after it has been shipped - by 3 PM to most addresses, by 4:30 PM to rural addresses. The flat-rate for Standard Overnight is $29.95.
FedEx Priority Overnight - Your package will be delivered the next business day after it has shipped, by 10:30 AM to most addresses. The flat rate for Priority Overnight is $34.95.
Saturday Delivery - If a customer’s shipping address is reachable via FedEx Ground service within 2 days (orange zone), Saturday delivery is available for the same low flat-rate of $9.95, and deliveries are made between 9 AM and 8 PM. If the shipping address is not reachable within 2 days via FedEx Ground (gray zone), Saturday delivery is available via FedEx 2-Day and FedEx Priority Overnight service for an additional charge of $20 per package. Deliveries are made between 9:30 AM and 11:30 AM, depending upon delivery address.
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 baked goods from Maurice French Pastries are professionally packed and shipped to assure they arrive in excellent condition.
All orders are shipped signature release. This means Fedex 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. Fedex cannot deliver to a P.O. box.
King Cakes can last up to a week after you receive them if stored in a cool dry area, away from direct light.
For longer storage, cakes can be frozen for up to 3 months. To freeze we suggest double wrapping to make sure the cake is well protected. When you're ready to enjoy, just set the cake out at room temperature for about 2 hours before serving.