Frequently Asked Questions

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Where are you located?
We are located in Union, New Jersey.

Do you ship internationally?
No. Sorry, due to customs laws we cannot ship internationally.

Do you have any stores located in my city?
We sell to restaurants and retailers in many cities across the nation. Please call customer service at 800-DARTAGNan (800-327-8246) to find out if we are in your city. And if we're not, please introduce us to your local stores!

What is your product availability?
Products shown and sold on are, on occasion, not available on the day requested and at the price shown. If a product you’ve ordered online is unavailable at the time of shipment, we will ship the items that are available. Then we will contact you by email or phone regarding any backordered items to advise you of the expected ship date, and to offer alternate product suggestions as needed. Prices on items ordered online will be honored at all times. Please note, however, that new orders placed by phone will be subject to current pricing.

Why is the price of an item in my saved cart different from when I selected it?
Prices are subject to change by temporary reductions as well as permanent increases. The prices of items in your cart represent the current price for which you will be charged.

What carriers do you ship through?
Our orders are shipped with FedEx.

Can I select the delivery date for my order?
Yes. We love when people plan ahead. There is a drop down menu in the checkout process, with available delivery dates. Generally, you can pick a delivery date up to 4 weeks in advance of the day you place your order.

Can I change the delivery date?
You can call us or email to change the delivery date once your order is placed. However, due to the perishable nature of our products, once an order leaves our facility it's too late to change the delivery date.

What payment methods do you accept?
Visa, MasterCard and American Express cards issues by ae U.S. financial institution are accepted. We are unable to accept credit cards issued by banks outside the U.S. Please note: For your security, your billing name and address must match that of the credit card used for payment. We reserve the right to cancel any order that does not fit these criteria. Credit card payments are processed through on the day that your order is placed.

When I submit credit card information online, is it secure?
We realize that our customers trust us to protect their personal information and we take this responsibility very seriously. We maintain physical, electronic and procedural safeguards to protect your personal information. Please review our Privacy Policy page for more information

What is the credit card verification number?
This number printed on your card provides a safeguard when a purchase is made using your credit card. It is the 3 digit code on the back of your Visa or Mastercard and a 4 digit code on the front of American Express cards.

How will I know the order was received?
You will receive an email confirmation when the order is placed.

Will my order stay fresh while in transit?
Your order will be carefully packed in a reusable, insulated box with ice packs designed to maintain your items in good condition for up to 48 hours. Please note: Frozen items may begin to thaw during transit. Also, do not leave items in the insulated box once it arrives. Please unpack as soon as possible after delivery and place in refrigerator or freezer. We are not responsible for product damaged by improper handling once package arrives.

Do you require someone to sign for the package at delivery?
Orders under $500 do not require a signature, but if you live in an apartment building or complex, FedEx will generally not leave the package without a signature.

Can I track my order status?
FedEx provides tracking numbers for all packages. You will receive a separate email with that number once the order has been processed by FedEx.

If I send my order as a Gift, will the recipient see prices and/or the order amount?
No. If the bill-to address and ship-to address are different, our system will not include prices on the packing slip.

Can I order gift certificate?
Yes. D'Artagnan Gift Certificates may be purchased at any time at Gift Certificates are valid only at and are immediately delivered via email to the gift recipient. Click here to purchase a Gift Certificate.

Can I add a gift message to my order?
Yes. On the Shipping Page during checkout, you are able to add a personal gift message to your order. Your message will be printed on the gift packing slip included in the order.

Is gift wrap available?
Sorry, we don't currently offer gift wrap. But we do like to see meat wrapped up in butcher's paper.

What should I do with my ice gel pack once I receive my order?
Ice gel packs are useful! You can store them either in your freezer or unfrozen at room temperature. Refreeze them before a road trip, a farm visit, a picnic or camping trip, and put them in your cooler or insulated bag. However, if you notice that they are punctured, you should throw them away.

Why do you pack your food in Styrofoam boxes?
We know that this material is problematic to recycle. However, we have tried a few green options without acceptable results. We continue to explore packaging options that are recyclable and ecologically sound. In the meantime, Styrofoam boxes are the most efficient, lightweight packaging that keeps our food at a constant and safe temperature throughout the shipping process. Once your package arrives, it is advised to unpack items as soon as possible and place in refrigerator or freezer

Do you offer wholesale pricing to restaurants, hotel and retailers?
Yes we do! Please call customer service at 800-DARTAGNan to find out more.

Do you have a print catalog? And how can I get one?
Currently, we don't have a consumer catalogs - as the website serves to identify the products currently available to our home consumers.