Shipping: Honest Beef Company typically fulfills orders within 48 hours, Monday-Friday. Packages are shipped via UPS or FedEx and the fastest method possible. All orders are shipped to arrive within 1-3 days from when it is sent out (vacuum sealed in 100% recycleable container), with enough dry ice to keep product chilled or frozen until it reaches your doorstep. If you will not be at the location you are shippipng to within 12 hours of the package's arrival, please make plans to have a neighbor keep it cold until you return. There are no additional handling fees calculated at checkout on Honest Beef Company products, other than the $12.99 flat rate shipping cost on your order.