These products are usually small and dispatched through a local postal service or courier service. So, shipping typically involves transporting small items and household goods
- Delivery refers to the date a customer can expect their order to arrive at their doorstep.
- Delivery typically deals with large items such as furniture and major appliances that may need the delivery person to install the product in the customer’s home.
- Depending on the delivery service the customer has paid for, the courier might offer white glove delivery or threshold delivery.
Standard delivery: Standard delivery is the slowest method of delivering packages. It usually takes three to five business days, and the delivery is typically made by surface couriers (courier services that only deliver on land).