Key Christmas Delivery Dates 2020

Christmas 2020, is just around the corner...

And, we've been working hard behind the scenes to ensure all your orders in the run up to the big day happen as smoothly and effectively as possible. 

To help we've listed all our key dates for you below, including cut-off dates for domestic online ordering, wholesale coffee last orders and our warehouse closure dates over Christmas. 

If you have any questions about any of the below please get in touch via the usual contact channels.


To ensure delivery before Christmas for any online orders placed at, please take a note of the following cut-off dates as advised by all our postal and courier partners.

UK: Pre-Christmas Delivery*

  • Royal Mail 2nd Class - Dispatched Friday 18th December  (Orders must be received by end of the day on Thursday the 17th December)
  • Royal Mail 1st Class - Dispatched Monday 21st December (Orders must be received by end of the day Sunday 20th December) 
  • Parcelforce - Dispatched Tuesday 22nd December (Orders must be received by end of the day Sunday 21st December)

*Remember these dates have been advised by Royal Mail/ Parcelforce and Machina will ensure that all orders that fall within these delivery slots are available for collection by the relevant couriers on the allocated dates. However, we cannot bear responsibility for the delivery of these items once they are in transit. 

International: Pre-Christmas Delivery 

  • International shipping times may vary based on individual 3rd party courier companies.
  • Please refer to individual courier company websites for further details. 

**Please note our Warehouse will be closed with no orders being processed from the website from Thursday 24th December through to Sunday 3rd January ** 


Based on the dates below, please make sure you order enough coffee to cover your business over the Christmas period and into the new year when our warehouse is closed. 

Key Dates

  • All wholesale orders must be received by Monday 21st December for hand delivery on Wednesday 23rd December & delivery via Parcelforce on 22nd/23rd December
  • Christmas Closing: Our Warehouse will be closed from 5pm on Wednesday 23rd December, re-opening on Monday 4th January.
  • First Orders of 2021 will be dispatched from Tuesday 5th January.


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