Terms & Conditions The Sweetie Co
We reserve the right to refuse service to anyone for any reason at any time without explanation.
The headings used in this agreement are included for convenience only and will not limit or otherwise affect these Terms.
Our Services may contain links to third-party web sites or services that are not owned or controlled by The Sweetie Co.
We do not assume responsibility for the content, privacy policies, or practices of any third party web sites or services. You further acknowledge and agree that The Sweetie Co. shall not be responsible for any connections made with these third party services.
Our direct to customer products are not for resale. If you would like to stock our products, please visit our Trade & Wholesale page to register.
We are closed on weekends. Any queries sent during this time will be responded to on the next available working day.
We reserve the right to withdraw products at our discretion at any time.
We have made every effort to describe the products shown on this website as accurately as possible. Pictures are examples of the products for website purposes. You agree and are aware that what you receive may differ in content.
Packaging can vary for each product. The packaging shown may differ slightly to accommodate any posting requirements.
Ingredients are updated as soon as we are provided with the relevant updated information. If you have any concerns at all regarding ingredients, please get in touch: [email protected]
Our sweet selection is changing regularly and therefore the contents that you receive in your sweet boxes will also change regularly.
Allergens: Please note that our sweet boxes are all made in the same vicinity and may contain milk – wheat – Soya – Egg – Nut Traces. Our full list of products available and the ingredients can be found on each product. Please contact us to request any allergen specific information relating to individual products: [email protected]
If you have a severe allergy please notify us before purchasing so we can advise of the most appropriate products available for you.
Please ensure that any spelling is correct for personalised gift notes. We will not be held responsible, nor offer refunds for any spelling errors.
Refunds & Returns
We are unable to accept returns under any circumstances due to health and hygiene regulations.
Refunds cannot be given on undelivered or refused packages, or on bespoke products – This includes Build A Box products.
For non-bespoke products, that are returned to us following a refusal or non-delivery, a refund may be considered, at our discretion, following an investigation, and confirmation of return.
Where refunds are provided, at our discretion, postage costs incurred will not be included.
We are unable to compensate for any issues after 28 days from ordering.
Should you be unhappy with your order or there is an issue with your purchase, please get in touch.
A rolling month by month subscription applies.
You can cancel your subscription at any time up until 14 days before your next monthly payment is due. Any cancellations after this will be charged their next order and cancelled thereafter.
Amendments can not be made to your order once the order has been processed.
Should you have a query about your order please get in touch via email: [email protected]
All payments made via our website are made via our secured payment portal.
If you have a questions regarding a product please enquire before you place your order. Once orders have been placed we can not amend them.
Build-a-box: Whilst we try to maintain stock levels on the build-a-box section daily, individual products may go out of stock with short notice. If a product is unavailable upon packing your sweet box, a substitute will be provided in the form of additional 50g scoops from the sweets you have already selected (or similar sweets to those unavailable) to make up the weight.
Build-a-Box: Please note that our build a box option is a selection of mixed sweets, chosen by the customer. These are not individually bagged sweets, they are placed together in the same bag in 50g scoops. All build a box sweets are mixed together and sold in clear, sealed bags for freshness.
For mixed sweets including Build a box & pre-mixed pick & mix boxes, we recommend these are consumed within 28 days of purchase. We can not be held responsible for any reduction in quality due to storage conditions.
Checkout page checkbox: I understand that my order may be delayed in transit due to the delays at Royal Mail – By acknowledging this statement, you understand that we are unable to process refunds based on delays within the Royal Mail and/or courier system.
Discount codes can not be used against subscription boxes unless specifically stated.
Our discount codes are not to be used against our trade orders unless otherwise stated.
We reserve the right to block single users from using discount codes if we feel that said discount codes are being used inappropriately or against our policy.
If you are allocated a discount code, they must be used within 3 month of allocation.
We reserve the right to withdraw discount codes at any time without explanation or reason.
You the customer are solely responsible, and you use the service provided at your own discrepancy.
Whilst rare, Royal Mail requests up to 14 days for deliveries during busy periods. If your order has still not arrived within this time, please get in touch.
We aim to post all orders within 48 hours (2 working days) of order placement. Orders placed on weekends or after 1pm will be dispatched within 2 working days. During our extremely busy periods, standard postage orders will be dispatched within 3 working days at the very most. Orders placed with our DPD express service shipping will take priority.
Our DPD express shipping service can occasionally be subjected to delays with the postage service provider which are out of our control. We can not be held responsible for delays to this service. Please use the tracking information provided by the courier to track your parcel when using this service.
DPD does not cover the following locations within the UK: Channel Islands, Isle of Man, Northern Ireland, Scilly Islands and the Scottish Highlands and Islands. If express delivery is requested for any of these locations, your parcel will be shipped via Royal Mail 1st Class Tracked.
DPD does not deliver on weekends or bank holidays.
Weekends and bank holidays do not count towards a working day.
We do not post out on Bank Holidays.
Economy delivery service is sent via Royal Mail and deliveries can take up to 10 working days. Please note delays to these services during their busy and peak times – please refer to the royal mail website for the most up to date information. Standard postage options must allow 14 days for delivery.
Free express delivery is available for total order values placed over £35.00. Please note that the total must be £35 or more after any applicable discount codes are used. You must select free delivery at the checkout.
Free delivery for orders valued over £35 only applies to individual addresses. If you are shipping to multiple addresses under one order, delivery charges will apply to all other addresses.
If the address provided during checkout is incomplete or incorrect, we will not be held liable for missing, misplaced or otherwise ‘claimed/stolen’ deliveries. You the customer, will be liable for any costs incurred to resend your order. We will not provide a refund under these circumstances.
Please contact DPD or Royal Mail for information regarding postal delays.
Subscriptions: Your order will be posted within two working days (Monday – Friday) following your cleared subscription payment.
We will not be held responsible for postal delays.
A parcel can only be classed as missing after 14 days.
We are unable to refund your order based on postal delays.
Our Half Price Express Shipping offer, when spending over £20, is only applicable in certain areas where we can offer a DPD express service. This will only be applied if you can see the shipping method “DPD Express Special*”. This offer is not applicable in the following areas: Teignbridge, British Forces Post Offices, British Overseas Territories, Isle of Man, Isle of Wight, Northern Ireland or the Scottish Highlands and Islands. If you have a query regarding your specific area, please get in touch with us directly, and include your post code.
Our Free DPD Express offer, when spending over £35, is only applicable in certain areas where we can offer a DPD express service. This will only be applied if you can see the shipping method “Free DPD Express”. This offer is not applicable in the following areas: Teignbridge, British Forces Post Offices, British Overseas Territories, Isle of Man, Isle of Wight, Northern Ireland or the Scottish Highlands and Islands. If you have a query regarding your specific area, please get in touch with us directly, and include your post code.
Covid19: Please note that we are experience delays through all delivery services throughout the covid19 pandemic and you must allow a minimum of 14 days for deliveries on our economy postage services.
Many of our products are available to our trade customers. If you wish to become a stockist, please visit our Trade & Wholesale page to register.
Our full trade terms and conditions can be found on approval and request.
The Sweetie Co. Ltd Registered in England & Wales
Company No: 12620294 | VAT No: 349 9779 18
Registered Office: Unit 7 Black Swan Business Park, Black Swan Road, Dawlish, EX7 0FQ
If you have a query about our products or placing an order with us, please get in touch via our contact form or email before placing your order: [email protected] We will always aim to respond to all enquiries within 24 hours during office hours. Please note: Response times may be extended during exceptionally busy periods.
If you have any questions about these terms and conditions please get in touch.