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 over $50.00. 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.)