Import Duties - Europe
26 May

Import Duties - Europe

For many countries, import duties and taxes aren't a problem, but effectively all of Europe has to deal with these. We mainly ship through Yamato Transport, which usually delivers through UPS. There is a significant chance that you'll be required to pay more import duties and taxes than usual, so if you're interested in decreasing these fees, please tell us that you'd like to have your package shipped through Japan Post. There is a chance that we can give you a small shipping refund as well, as Japan Post is usually cheaper than Yamato Transport. The main issue with Japan...
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Latest Shipping Update
22 May

Latest Shipping Update

All orders made through this website will be sent through Yamato Transport, with a few exceptions. We previously exclusively shipped through Japan Post, but due to difficulties with their service, we are no longer using them. There are no shipping difficulties through Japan Post to The Netherlands, so we will continue to ship to The Netherlands through Japan Post. Specific countries, like Mexico, Canada, India, The Philippines, and Saudi Arabia, only allow packages to be shipped to companies. If you are unable to provide us with a business name and address to use, we will ship using Japan Post. Phone...
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COVID-19 Shipping Update
02 Apr

COVID-19 Shipping Update

Well, after refreshing the website and switching to Shopify, we didn't expect this to be the first blog. Japan has placed shipping restrictions on international packages, including completely ending their SAL shipments as of April 2nd, 2020. (SAL is an inexpensive way to ship packages, though it can take 2-4 weeks to arrive.) So, due to new COVID-19 restrictions, we can no longer offer the inexpensive SAL service and are switching to airmail and increasing prices to reflect this.Information directly from Japan Post:https://www.post.japanpost.jp/int/information/2020/0401_02_en.htmlSee if shipping to your country is banned by looking at this PDF:https://www.post.japanpost.jp/int/information/2020/0401_02_01_en.pdfHere are the estimated shipping times...
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