Shipping FAQ

When will my order ship?
Orders are processed and shipped between 8 a.m. and 4 p.m., Monday through Friday. All orders placed after 2 p.m. are processed the next business day. All standard USA shipping holidays apply. Please note delivery days for the following services:

  • FedEx Ground (for commercial addresses):
    • Delivers Monday through Friday
  • FedEx Home (for residential addresses):
    • Delivers Tuesday through Saturday
  • FedEx Express (overnight or 2-day): Delivers Monday through Friday
  • USPS (First Class and Priority Mail): Delivers Monday through Saturday

How long will it take to arrive?
When shipping by ground methods, shipping time will vary based on the destination of the shipment. Please allow 2-7 business days for ground shipments.

How much does Great Lakes Bee Co. charge for shipping?
We offer free shipping for orders that meet the shipping minimum. For all other orders, there is a flat rate of $10.00 for ground shipping in the continental USA

Can I ship to a P.O. Box?
Yes! We ship to P.O. Boxes via USPS. Please allow 2-10 business days for delivery.

Can I ship to an APO address?
Yes! We send packages to military addresses via USPS. Please allow 10-17 business days for delivery.

Does Great Lakes Bee Co Ship international?
We’re sorry, but we do not ship outside the USA at this time.

Can I redirect a FedEx shipment once it is in transit?
Only the sender can re-direct a shipment during transit. We are always happy to assist you in this situation! Please call 231-335-0929 and speak with one of our Customer Experience representatives. (Please note, FedEx charges a $12.50 service fee for changes made to packages already in transit.)