We ship next day UPS Monday thru Thursday in insulated containers with specially designed gel packs to insure your food stays fresh....we sincerely hope you enjoy the experience. Complete assembly, preparation and storage instructions are included in every shipment. Cut off time for next business day delivery is 10:00 pm EST. Any order placed after 10:00 pm Monday thru Wednesday will be shipped out the next business day unless a future delivery date was selected. Because we do not ship for Saturday delivery, Friday is not counted as a business day. Any order placed after 10:00 pm on Wednesday thru 10:00 pm on Sunday will be shipped out for Tuesday delivery unless a future delivery date was selected. If a ground shipping option is selected for any NON-PERISHABLE order, your shipment will be sent via UPS Ground. Depending on destination address, you will receive your package in 1 to 5 business days. ON THE CHECK OUT PAGE SELECT THE DESIRED DELIVERY DATE. YOU WILL RECEIVE YOUR ORDER WITHIN 1 TO 5 DAYS OF THE DATE SELECTED.