Order Processing

We ship all orders out within two business days!
In the case of inventory discrepancy with your order, we contact you before fulfilling shipment.

Store Pickup

Choose store pickup (free) on shopping cart page and follow instructions. Your pickup is ready the next day! 

Pickup window @ Alternative Thinking (758 Bathurst St.)
Hours: Tuesday to Saturday 1pm to 7pm


COVID-19 Delays

Canada Post has suspended delivery time guarantees for all services.
*Estimate: Most orders within Ontario take up to 5 business days to delivery*

Shipping Rates

Shipping rates are automatically calculated in real time with Canada Post given the weight and size of the shipment.
Our rates are generally slightly lower than at the post office.


  • Canada Post Expedited Parcel - 1 to 7 business days
    (1-2 business days in Greater Toronto Area)
  • Canada Post Xpresspost - 1 to 3 business days
    (1-2 business days in Greater Toronto Area)

United States

  • Expedited Parcel USA - 3 to 5 Business days
  • Small Packet USA Air -  5 to 10 Business days
  • Tracked Packet USA - 5 to 10 Business days

International Shipping

For a custom quote for shipping outside United States & Canada, please email orders@alter8.com with items of interest and address.