The shipping cost is determined directly through estimates from Canada Post and UPS for shipping from Vancouver. We priced the shipping on Kickstarter below what it would actually cost us with the hope that with enough volumes, we can potential bargain a cheaper shipping rate when the time comes.
We expect the tracker add-ons to be ready around September/October 2016. But don’t worry! For those that ordered the tracker option, you will still get your Cypress Umbrella and Cypress Umbrella Classic on time and the tracker add-on be will shipped around 3 months later when ready.
We will still continue to develop the tracking system but expect likely delays with regards to the tracker and possible sourcing issues especially if volumes are low. As such, share this with your friends and family to help us create, truly, the LAST umbrella you will ever buy.
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