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Why does the delivery date not correspond to the delivery timeline of X-Y business days?
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Products listed as ‘In Stock’ are readily available with seller.
'Preorder' or 'Forthcoming'
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'Out of Stock'
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Sometimes, items have to be sourced by Sellers from outside India. These items are mentioned as 'Imported' on the product page and can take at least 10 days or more to be delivered to you.
'Back In Stock Soon'
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Why does the estimated delivery time vary for each seller?
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Seller does not/cannot ship to my area. Why?
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How do I place a Cash on Delivery (C-o-D) order?
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Cash-only payment at the time of delivery.
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