Shipping, Delivery, and Pickup Policies

Each vendor fulfills its own orders. Shipping polices vary by vendor, but many vendors follow these policies.  Individual vendors may vary the minimum spend for free delivery, the flat rate delivery fee, and/or may decide whether to sell to customers outside the local zone.  Timeframes for delivery also vary by vendor.

Local Delivery Options

South Orange (07079), Maplewood (07040).  

  • Free delivery with a minimum order of $25.
  • If you don’t meet the minimum order amount, you can pay a flat rate of $5.00.

Surrounding Towns: Livingston, N.J. (07039), West Orange, N.J. (07052);  Orange, N.J. (07050); East Orange, N.J. (07018), Lower Vailsburg, Newark, N.J. (07106), Irvington, N.J. (07111), Union, N.J. (07083), Springfield, N.J. (07081), Vaux Hall, N.J. (07088), Millburn, N.J. (07041), Short Hills, N.J. (07078), Summit, N.J. (07901)

  • Free delivery with a minimum order of $35.
  • If you don’t meet the minimum order amount, you can pay a flat rate of $10.00.

Local Pickup Options

Vendors will make your purchases available for pick up at either:

  • A secure location in the local zone, or
  • Work and Play, 19 Prospect Street, South Orange, New Jersey (front door).
  • Each vendor will email you within 24 hours of your order to let you know when and where your item will be ready for pickup.


How long will it take to receive my purchase?

Vendor time frames vary, but if a vendor offers any of the following delivery options, this is what you can expect.

Same-day

If an order is placed by 12pm, the vendor will deliver your purchases to you by 8pm on the same day.

Next-day

If an order is placed by 5pm, the vendor will deliver your purchases to you by 8pm the next calendar day.

2-Day

If an order is placed by 5pm, the vendor will delivery your goods to you by 8pm, two (2) business days later; e.g. if the order is placed before 4pm on Monday, June 1, you’ll receive it by Wednesday, June 3, at 8pm;  if the order is placed before 4pm on Friday, June 5, you’ll receive it by Tuesday, June 9, at 8pm.

5-day Delivery

If an order is placed by 5pm, the vendor will deliver your purchases to you by 8pm, five (5) calendar days later (excluding Sundays); e.g. if the order is placed before 5pm on Monday, June 1, you’ll receive it by Saturday, June 6 at 8pm;  if the order is placed by 5pm on Tuesday, June 2, you’ll receive it by Monday, June 8.

Custom Orders

For custom orders, you and the vendor will agree on a mutually convenient time and place for delivery or pickup.  The vendor will clearly communicate to you how long the custom order will take and will keep you apprised of any delays and the reason for them.

Standard Shipping

For standard shipping timeframes, please refer to USPS.