product detail page includes an estimate of availability including approximate
time it will take that item to reach our fulfillment center once your order is
placed. Items listed as “In Stock” are currently available in at least one
fulfillment center. As each item you order reaches “in stock” status, it’s
promptly packaged and shipped to you. This process can range from just a few
hours (for Guaranteed Express Shipping) to a few days (if you choose our FREE
Shipping option). The majority of orders will ship out within 24-48 hours of the
items being in stock. The below list provides comprehensive information about
our availability estimates, should you have additional questions.
estimate does not include the time your order will be in transit once we ship
it. Shipping times vary depending on the shipping option you
Once you’ve filled
out your order form, there will be an estimated date of shipment noted on the
last page, just prior to submitting your order. After placing your order, you’ll
be notified of both shipping and delivery date estimates in the order
confirmation e-mail as well as in the relevant order summary in Your
Ordering multiples of an item? Please note that
our availability estimates are intended for single purchases of any given item.
Orders for high quantities of the same item may take longer to
Items in our stores
may be classified by one of the following types of availability
- Usually ships
in 24hrs: The item is physically in our distribution center and in most
cases your order will be processed immediately. During times of higher order
volume, your chosen shipping method can affect the processing time. Priority is
given to those opting for expedited shipping and handling.
- Usually ships
in 2-3 days: The item is stocked by one of our local suppliers. After
your order is received, it can take up to 2 or 3 days before the item arrives at
our distribution center for immediate shipment.
- Usually ships
in 1-2 weeks: The item is stocked by one of our non-local suppliers.
After your order is received, it can take up to 2 weeks before the item arrives
at our distribution center for immediate shipment.
- Out Of
Stock: This item is currently not available for purchase. This status can
change frequently, please check back.
Ordered: because of high demand or other variables our suppliers are
unable to provide a definitive date, but we hope to be able to ship it to you
within 3 to 5 weeks.
Order: this item will be shipped directly to us from the publisher,
label, or studio and we will in turn ship it to you within 4 to 6 weeks of your
order. Special order items are acquired directly from countless numbers of
different suppliers. Some items haven’t ever been ordered from us and may not
have even been ordered by any store for quite some time. It is impossible for us
to routinely check on each item’s availability so we must depend on the data
given to us by our suppliers. Occasionally items go out of print or out of
stock; if we have trouble obtaining an item we will notify you within 2 to 3
- Not yet
published/released or Available for Pre-order: Each item’s product
information page will contain release date information. If you wish to pre-order
the item, we will ship it to you after the release date when the item is made
available to us for shipment. Please note: these on-order items can delay the
shipment of other items in your order if you choose the “Group my order into as
few shipments as possible” option.
Availability: This item is not currently available for ordering from
Etronics however it may be available from a third-party Etronics seller. If it
is available, you can obtain more information by clicking the link in the “Ready
to Buy?” box on the right side of the item’s product detail page.
- Out of
Print: This item is no longer available from the publisher. You may be
able to order the item from a third party in Etronics marketplace.
Unavailable: This item is currently not available for purchase, and we
aren’t sure if or when it will be in stock again.
We will notify you
via e-mail should any items you order turn out to be unavailable.
note that the information above pertains only to items sold by Etronics. Sellers
in Etronics marketplace agree to ship within 2 business days of your