The advantages of the era of the Internet are many, but one of the biggest is that distance is no longer an unsurmountable issue. It is now possible to send gifts and chocolates halfway across the world with ease. If you want to send imported chocolates to India, there are reliable websites that will allow you to place your order online.
Browse the Internet. There are many sites that stock imported chocolates for delivery in India, such as the ones in the References. The pictures of the imported chocolates you wish to send are displayed on the main web page of each of these sites. On some websites, the name of the chocolate is displayed on the left-hand side of the screen. Make your selection and click on the imported chocolate of your choice.
Check price and delivery time. Once you click on the chocolate that you wish to send, the cost will appear both in Indian Rupee with the equivalent in US dollars. Many websites such as IndiaOnlineFlorists.com will allow you to check the delivery time. Once you click 'check delivery time' link, a pop-up box will provide you with the estimated time of delivery if you place the order then. This would be helpful if you're placing a last-minute order for a birthday or special Indian occasion, such as Diwali.
Check size of chocolate box and amount. Sites like Express Cakes India will allow you to choose the size of the box you wish to send. If you're sending a bigger box of chocolates, the rate will increase accordingly. Once you've made your choice, press the 'add to shopping trolley' link.
Make your purchase by checking out your virtual shopping trolley. You can do this by adding details such as your name, complete mailing address, the name and mailing address of the recipient. You can also add a personal message for the recipient here. Ensure that you fill out your credit-card details correctly. Some sites allow you to choose options such as payment through debit cards, Internet enabled bank accounts or PayPal. Once you've chosen a method of payment and provided the details, click on the 'pay now' option to complete the transaction.
Once your transaction is complete, you will receive a message in your e-mail that includes the personal message that you sent with the transaction and other details such as the amount due and a confirmation of the sender and receiver's address. Save this e-mail as it stands as a receipt. You will also receive a number which will allow you to track your delivery online.
Ensure that every site has an encrypted safety certificate which means you can breathe easy while doing online transactions with your credit card.
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- Ensure that every site has an encrypted safety certificate which means you can breathe easy while doing online transactions with your credit card.