Domestic orders placed Monday - Friday by 6 p.m. Eastern Time will be packed and shipped the same day, pending verification of billing information and the shipping method selected. International orders and orders containing gift cards, out-of-stock items or refrigerated items will be processed as quickly as possible, but won't necessarily be shipped out the same day.
Excludes all orders placed on major US holidays (Memorial Day, Independence Day, Labor Day, Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day and New Year's Day).
Last Updated September 25, 2007
If you wish to purchase Products at the Site, you must provide valid credit or debit card information on the Site's order form. We currently accept the following credit or debit cards: VISA, MASTERCARD, AMERICAN EXPRESS, DISCOVER, DINER'S CLUB and JCB. By submitting such credit or debit card information, you give The Vitamin Shoppe permission to charge your purchases to the card that you designate on the order form. We reserve the right to cancel any order, any time and for any reason. If your credit or debit card has already been charged and your order is cancelled, you shall receive a credit to your card account in the amount of the charge. We will not be responsible (i) for any charges that your card issuer may apply to you as a result of our processing your order, (ii) if your card issuer refuses or fails to authorize payment by you, or (iii) for any delays or non-delivery of Products that may arise due to any validation checks that may be carried out regarding your payment or identification.
Please note that there may be certain orders that we are unable to accept and must cancel. We reserve the right, at our sole discretion, to refuse or cancel any order for any reason. For your convenience, you will not be charged until your payment method is authorized, the order information is verified for accuracy and your order is shipped.
You may return any item purchased from The Vitamin Shoppe for any reason within thirty (30) days of purchase. For online and catalog orders, the Product ship date is the date of purchase. You will receive a full refund for unopened items in the original form of payment and merchandise credit for opened items. You may bring returns in person to any of our retail stores or you may mail the Product and receipt to: The Vitamin Shoppe, ATTN: Returns, 2101 91st Street, North Bergen, NJ 07047. Shipping and handling charges are non-refundable. For returns via mail, you must carefully package the Product, you are responsible for the cost of return shipping, and we must physically receive the return within the 30 day period. The Vitamin Shoppe reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to reject any return that does not comply with these requirements.
International shipment rates vary based on total package weight and final destination. Pricing on the Site does not include duties, insurance costs, tariffs, or value-added taxes (VAT), sales taxes or similar taxes. At this time, all international orders are shipped via UPS and take approximately 7-10 days for delivery. Free shipping promotions do not apply to international orders.
If you place an order for shipment to an international address, you will be responsible for paying any VAT and other taxes, tariffs, import or export duties, and other similar taxes, duties or fees attributable to such orders. These taxes, duties and fees, if assessed, are the sole responsibility of the package recipient, who will be billed for them by the local Customs office. We suggest you check with your local Customs office for any documents you may need before placing your order.
With respect to shipments of Products to consumers, wherever they may reside, title to Products will be shipped FOB our plant and all risk of loss shall pass to the buyer immediately upon our delivery of the Products to the common carrier. You are solely responsible for providing us with accurate shipping information and a valid phone number or email address. In the event that any Product is returned to us as a result of your failure to do so, you shall be responsible for any additional shipping fees or other charges that may be applied to the return of the Product to us or in re-sending the Product to you.
Please note that refunds will not be issued for any order that is refused or abandoned by the intended recipient, orders that can't be delivered due to an address error, or orders seized by Customs.
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We work hard to provide accurate product and pricing information. However, pricing or typographical errors may occur. In the event that an item is listed at an incorrect price or with incorrect information due to an error in pricing or product information, The Vitamin Shoppe shall have the right, at our sole discretion, to refuse or cancel any orders placed for that item. If an item is incorrectly priced, we will either contact you for instructions or cancel your order and notify you of such cancellation. Prices and availability are subject to change without notice.
The Vitamin Shoppe reserves the right to limit the quantity of items purchased per person, per household or per order. These restrictions may be applicable to orders placed by the same account, the same credit card, and also to orders that use the same billing and/or shipping address. We will provide notification to the customer e-mail and/or billing address provided should such limits be applied. The Vitamin Shoppe also reserves the right to prohibit sales to dealers.
Additional terms relating to certain Products (such as prices, methods of payment, our policies with respect to returns, refunds, and cancellations and/or exchanges) will be posted on the Site on the pages describing the Products.