OCR is shipping from Seattle Washington.
OCR uses UPS Ground as its default shipping method, however UPS Express
Shipping and US Postal Service is available.
As most of our products are sold by weight, we are unable to calculate
shipping costs until your order is fully packed and ready to ship.
We will email your invoice which will show your shipping charges and
Should you wish to be notified about shipping charges prior to finalizing
your order, please place a comment on your order including contact
information where you may be reached the same day.
Shipping Via UPS (Domestic)
UPS is the most efficient and secure shipping method offered by OCR.
Orders shipping via UPS are sent within 48 hours of placement Monday
through Friday, excluding US Holidays.
Please note that Express Shipments (Overnight, 2 and 3 day) are
significantly more expensive than Ground Shipping.
Orders requesting Express Shipping must be received by 2 pm PST for same
UPS Ground shipments to a residential address do not require a signature
and will be left at the shipping address, even if unattended, unless signature
service is requested by the customer. There is an additional fee for this
Olympic Color Rods cannot be responsible for your package once it leaves
our facility. However, we will be happy to coordinate any claims with UPS
for damaged or lost packages. In the event of a damaged package, please
retain the box and all shipping materials in case UPS requires inspection of
Shipping via the Postal Service (Domestic)
Unlike UPS, The US Postal Service site is not integrated into our ordering
system. As such, these packages require special handling and they may be
delayed beyond the 48 hour shipping window. If timing is an important
issue, please place a comment on your order with your timing
Using the Postal Service may be slightly less expensive and faster than UPS
Ground (depending on your location). However, the USPS tracking and
response to claims is problematic. Therefore Postal Service packages are
not insured and will not be replaced by OCR if lost or stolen.
Customers are responsible for paying all duties and taxes to the shipper.
They are not part of your order total.
We are happy to accommodate requests for shipping via the US Postal
Service using International Flat Rate or Priority Mail, however please be
aware that due to special processing issues, a Customs Documentation fee
will be assessed of $15 per package.
Updated August 12, 2014 - USPS SHIPPING