During the summer months (generally April through October), please consider the heat when placing your order. We try to keep the chocolate in the best condition possible but we CANNOT guarantee the condition of the chocolate in warmer weather. Please note that for summer orders, we STRONGLY suggest you choose the 2nd day or next day expedited shipping option, so your package can arrive in a timely manner. Please see our SHIPPING page below for more information. By choosing to place your order, you agree to accept this risk.