The Republic of Tea will be closed on Thursday, November 28, 2019. We will resume shipping orders on Friday, November 29, 2019.


2019 Holiday Shipping Deadlines

Holiday Shipping Schedule

Currently we are not shipping to Guatemala due to a temporary suspension caused by a contract dispute between the Guatemalan government and the country’s postal agency. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause. For further information, please contact our customer service department at helpdesk@republicoftea.com or 800-711-8768.



Effective February, 27, 2019, The Republic of Tea will no longer be offering a multi-location shipping option as part of the checkout process. Our apologies for any inconvenience that this may cause. Should you wish to ship to multiple locations, please do so with separate orders. If you have any questions regarding this change, please contact customer service Monday-Friday 8am-5pm (central time) at 800-298-4832. Thank you!



Standard Flat Rate Shipping $3.99*

*All glass bottled iced teas and concentrates will only be sent via priority shipping method.

Free Shipping on domestic orders over $59.*


*Free standard shipping applies to U.S. domestic orders over $59. Order must total $59 or more before tax and shipping. Multiple ship-to orders will only qualify for free shipping if merchandise for that ship-to address totals over $59. International and previous orders excluded. Excludes glass bottled iced teas and tea concentrates. Free shipping offer applies only to standard shipping option.

All orders placed after 2:00 PM CST Mon - Fri will process the following business day.


Location
Order Total Under $59
Order Total Over $59
Continental US $3.99 Standard (7-9 Business Days)
$5.99 Priority (2-5 Business Days)*
FREE Standard (7-9 Business Days)
US PO Boxes
(Continental US)
$3.99 Standard (7-9 Business Days) FREE Standard (7-9 Business Days)
Hawaii, Alaska $4.99 Standard (7-9 Business Days) FREE Standard (7-9 Business Days)
US Territories $3.99 Standard (10-14 Business Days) FREE Standard (10-14 Business Days)
APO/FPO $3.99 Standard (10-14 Business Days) FREE Standard (10-14 Business Days)
USPS International Call Citizen Services for Pricing
(10-14 Business Days)
Call Citizen Services for Pricing
(10-14 Business Days)
Express Options Order Total Under $59 Order Total Over $59
Two Day $14.99 (Order by Noon CST, delivers M-F) $14.99 (Order by Noon CST, delivers M-F)
Next Day $29.99 (Order by Noon CST, delivers M-F) $29.99 (Order by Noon CST, delivers M-F)


Sales Tax

Why did I get charged sales tax?
The Republic of Tea is responsible for charging sales tax, as applicable, per state laws and local tax laws or where The Republic of Tea is otherwise obligated to do so. Sales tax can vary per order due to several factors.

How is sales tax calculated?
State and local sales tax, when applicable, will be charged on items purchased from The Republic of Tea that are shipped to a United States address. The amount of sales tax charged on any given order is based on a number of factors including, but not limited to:

  • - Type of item purchased
  • - Buyer’s delivery address
  • - Seller’s return address
  • - Shipping costs

Are there any additional taxes or duty for international shipments?
Additional taxes and duty may apply depending on the shipment’s destination.



*Shipping charges are based on the delivered merchandise total to each shipping address. For example, if you place an order for yourself and for a friend, shipping charges will be calculated on each delivery.

*Priority shipping method delivers Tuesday-Saturday