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2011 Holiday Shipping Deadlines

Order by these dates to get your gift in time for Christmas


If you are a procrastinator, never fear - this year's holiday shipping deadlines seem to be later than ever, so you'll be able to get that gift in time to put it under the tree. Here are the holiday shipping deadlines for some of the top cooking equipment online retailers. Certain rules and exceptions reply, so be sure to check the retailer's web site or call their customer service number for details.:


(For items marked "ships from and sold by Amazon.com")
  • Thursday, December 15 (Free Super Saver)
  • Monday, December 19 (Standard)
  • Tuesday, December 20 (2-day shipping and free Amazon Prime shipping)
  • 8 p.m. (PT) Wednesday, December 21 (2-day shipping and free Amazon Prime shipping)
  • 4:30 p.m. (PT) Thursday, December 22 (1-day shipping)
  • Friday, December 23 (Last-minute Christmas Delivery, Amazon Prime members only)
  • Saturday, December 24 (Local Express Delivery, select cities only)
  • Sunday, December 25 (Printable or emailable gift cards, can be sent immediately)

Bed Bath & Beyond:

  • Noon (ET), Sunday, December 18 (Standard)
  • Noon (ET), Tuesday, December 20 (Expedited Second Day)
  • Noon (ET), Wednesday, December 21 (Express Next Day)


  • Monday, December 5 (International)
  • Wednesday, December 14 (Super Saver)
  • Monday, December 19 (Standard)
  • 11 a.m. (PT) Wednesday, December 24 (Express)
  • 11 a.m. (PT) Thursday, December 22 (Next Day)

Crate and Barrel:

  • Noon (CT) Wednesday, December 21 (Standard Shipping and 2-Day Express)
  • Noon (CT) Thursday, December 22 (Next Day Express)

Pampered Chef:

  • 3 p.m. Friday, December 23 (Expedited delivery)


  • 9 a.m. (PT) Tuesday, December 20 (Standard)
  • 10 a.m. (PT) Thursday, December 22 (Rush)

For other online retailers, please consult their web sites or call their customer service for their holiday shipping schedules.

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