Q. How do I return an item ? A. please send unopened, unused items , with any enclosed gift packaging back to World of Bears, 20 Lower Middle Street, Taunton, TA1 1SF, at your own cost, quoting your order number within 14 days of receipt of items.
Q. I placed an order and havent received a confirmation email A. Please double check your junk/spam folders, ensure @worldofbears.com is on your white list, and ensure you completely checked out to the receipt page, if paying by paypal you will return to worldofbears.com for final confirmation
Q. How do I select shipping A. For Credit/Debit card payments as you check out one the pages is Shipping, select the delivery method you require. If paying via PAYPAL after you returned to our site from PAYPAL you will be able to select shipping method before final confirmation.
Q. Where is my item ? A. If you have received a shipping notification email, additional details are in this email, including estimated time of arrivals. Some parcels will not fit into letter boxes, so you may get a while you are out card to re-organise delivery when you are in. Please note you will get shipped emails in the evenings and at weekends, post is collected on working days only. The tracking information will appear in late evening of the day that the parcels are collected.
Q. Will you provide a valuation for my bear? A. Sorry we do not do valuations, or provide a tracing service
Q. Could I have a charity donation please? A. There are many worthwhile causes, we receive tens of requests per day, and have decided to focus our support on the Somerset Air Ambulance.
Q. Can I pre-order a bear? Yes, if available on line just order the bear, if using PAYPAL you will be paying in full, if credit card (recommended), the amount is pre-authorised, and we will physically take the monies on dispatch. Alternately just email or call us to go on a reserve list, we will let you know when its in, and upon payment in full we will dispatch the item.
Q. Can I put a deposit down? We do not require deposits to reserver a bear.
Q. Do you offer layaway? Sorry, we have stopped offering this service.
Q. Do I get PawPrints? Pawprints are only available on physical instore purchases. On-line we offer free UK shipping on orders £30 and over.
Q. Do you buy bears? From time to time we do purchase collections of bears, please email us the number, Description, Bear/Box/Certificate Condition, and what you would like for them, please note we only offer trade, not retail prices.