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    About CPToys

    US Toy/Constructive Playthings is a family owned business in operation since 1953 - our 56th year in business!  With our 3rd generation of family members now working in the business, we hope to continue serving our loyal customers for many years to come.

    Constructive Playthings® Parent/Family Division is an award winning supplier of the finest early childhood educational toys, equipment, books, records, tapes, videos, art supplies, and teaching aids available. We search the world to select only those products that promote, enhance and enrich the growth of children. . . our most precious assets.

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    CPToys Shipping Rates

    Standard Ground Shipping Rates:

    Up to $20.00 add $6.99
    $20.01 to $40.00 add $8.99
    $40.01 to $60.00 add $11.99
    $60.01 to $80.00 add $14.99
    $80.01 to $100.00 add $16.99
    $100.01 to $150.00 add $18.99
    $150.01 to $200.00 add $19.99
    $200.01 to $250.00 add $20.99
    Over $250.01 add $21.99

    Expedite Shipping: For just $9.95 more than the regular shipping charge ($16.95 for orders shipped to Alaska and Hawaii), we will ship your toys by Express UPS. You'll have them within 2-3 working days. This offer is for any delivery within the 48 states except APO/FPO addresses and P.O. boxes. CERTAIN ITEMS ARE EXCLUDED as noted in the product description. This offer is only good on instock items.


    Listed below are shipping details for CPToys, including the geographies shipped to, the service level offered, and the prices charged. Note that Media Rates are based on shipping a single item. Purchasing multiple media items results in multiple shipping charges.

    Shipping Rates for all products (excluding Books, Music, Video and DVD)
    All Regions
    Continental US
    Alaska and Hawaii
    US Protectorates
    APO/FPO
    Continental US Street · Standard · (3 - 5 business days)
    Per Shipment Bands Shipment Rate
    $0.00 to $20.00 $6.99
    $20.01 to $40.00 $8.99
    $40.01 to $60.00 $11.99
    $60.01 to $69.68 $14.99
    $69.69 to Up $0.00
    Continental US PO Box · Standard · (3 - 5 business days)
    Per Shipment Bands Shipment Rate
    $0.00 to $20.00 $6.99
    $20.01 to $40.00 $8.99
    $40.01 to $60.00 $11.99
    $60.01 to $69.98 $14.99
    $69.99 to Up $0.00
    Continental US Street · Expedited · (1 - 3 business days)
    Per Shipment Bands Shipment Rate
    $0.00 to $20.00 $16.94
    $20.01 to $40.00 $18.94
    $40.01 to $60.00 $21.94
    $60.01 to $69.98 $24.94
    $69.99 to Up $9.95
    Alaska and Hawaii Street · Standard · (3 - 7 business days)
    Per Shipment Bands Shipment Rate
    $0.00 to $20.00 $6.99
    $20.01 to $40.00 $8.99
    $40.01 to $60.00 $11.99
    $60.01 to $80.00 $14.99
    $80.01 to $100.00 $16.99
    $100.01 to $150.00 $18.99
    $150.01 to $200.00 $19.99
    $200.01 to $250.00 $20.99
    $250.01 to Up $21.99
    Alaska and Hawaii PO Box · Standard · (3 - 7 business days)
    Per Shipment Bands Shipment Rate
    $0.00 to $20.00 $6.99
    $20.01 to $40.00 $8.99
    $40.01 to $60.00 $11.99
    $60.01 to $80.00 $14.99
    $80.01 to $100.00 $16.99
    $100.01 to $150.00 $18.99
    $150.01 to $200.00 $19.99
    $200.01 to $250.00 $20.99
    $250.01 to Up $21.99
    Alaska and Hawaii Street · Expedited · (1 - 3 business days)
    Per Shipment Bands Shipment Rate
    $0.00 to $20.00 $23.94
    $20.01 to $40.00 $25.94
    $40.01 to $60.00 $28.95
    $60.01 to $80.00 $31.94
    $80.01 to $100.00 $33.94
    $100.01 to $150.00 $35.94
    $150.01 to $200.00 $36.94
    $200.01 to $250.00 $37.94
    $250.01 to Up $38.94
    US Protectorates Street · Standard · (4 - 8 business days)
    Per Shipment Bands Shipment Rate
    $0.00 to $20.00 $6.99
    $20.01 to $40.00 $8.99
    $40.01 to $60.00 $11.99
    $60.01 to $80.00 $14.99
    $80.01 to $100.00 $16.99
    $100.01 to $150.00 $18.99
    $150.01 to $200.00 $19.99
    $200.01 to $250.00 $20.99
    $250.01 to Up $21.99
    US Protectorates PO Box · Standard · (4 - 8 business days)
    Per Shipment Bands Shipment Rate
    $0.00 to $20.00 $6.99
    $20.01 to $40.00 $8.99
    $40.01 to $60.00 $11.99
    $60.01 to $80.00 $14.99
    $80.01 to $100.00 $16.99
    $100.01 to $150.00 $18.99
    $150.01 to $200.00 $19.99
    $200.01 to $250.00 $20.99
    $250.01 to Up $21.99
    APO/FPO PO Box · Standard · (18 - 32 business days)
    Per Shipment Bands Shipment Rate
    $0.00 to $20.00 $6.99
    $20.01 to $40.00 $8.99
    $40.01 to $60.00 $11.99
    $60.01 to $80.00 $14.99
    $80.01 to $100.00 $16.99
    $100.01 to $150.00 $18.99
    $150.01 to $200.00 $19.99
    $200.01 to $250.00 $20.99
    $250.01 to Up $21.99

    * Shipping Rates for Books, Music, Video and DVD
    Domestic Standard
    4 - 14 business days
    Faster Domestic Standard
    3 - 5 business days**
    Domestic Expedited
    2 - 6 business days
    Faster Domestic Expedited
    1 - 3 business days**
    Two Day
    2 business days
    One Day
    24 hours
    International Standard
    21 - 42 business days
    International Expedited
    3 - 7 business days
    Books $3.99 $3.99 $6.99 $6.99 $14.95 $19.99 $16.95 $46.50
    Books over 1 lb. $3.99 $3.99 $6.99 $6.99 $14.95 $19.99 $24.95 $46.50
    CDs, Cassettes, Vinyl $3.99 $3.99 $6.19 $6.19 $14.95 $19.99 $14.95 $46.50
    VHS Videotapes $3.99 $3.99 $6.19 $6.19 $14.95 $19.99 $14.95 $46.50
    DVDs $3.99 $3.99 $6.19 $6.19 $14.95 $19.99 $14.95 $46.50


    *  Your shipping fees when buying Books, Music, Videos and DVDs at Amazon Marketplace are fixed according to the type of product you purchase.
    **  Available for selected items.
        Rates are based on shipping a single item. Purchasing multiple items results in multiple shipping charges-there are no "per shipment" and "per item" charges, as there are when you buy directly from Amazon.com.


    Region Key
    Continental US Continental US states not including Alaska and Hawaii
    Alaska and Hawaii Alaska and Hawaii
    US Protectorates American Samoa, Guam, Marshall Islands, Federated States of Micronesia, Northern Mariana Islands, Palau, Puerto Rico, and the Virgin Islands (U.S.)
    APO/FPO Army Post Office and Fleet Post Office
    Canada Canada
    Europe Albania, Andorra, Austria, Belarus, Belgium, Bosnia-Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Faroe Islands, Finland, France, Georgia, Germany, Gibraltar, Greece, Greenland, Holy See, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Italy, Jan Mayen Is., Kosovo, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Macedonia, Malta, Monaco, Montenegro, the Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Russia, San Marino, Republic of Serbia, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Svalbard, Sweden, Switzerland, Turkey, Ukraine, United Kingdom and Yugoslavia
    Asia Australia, Bangladesh, Bhutan, Brunei Darussalam, Cambodia, China, Christmas Island, Cook Islands, East Timor, Fiji, French Polynesia, Hong Kong, India, Indonesia, Japan, Kiribati, Lao People's Democratic Rep., Macau, Malaysia, Maldives, Mongolia, Myanmar, Nauru, Nepal, New Caledonia, New Zealand, Niue, Papua New Guinea, Philippines, Samoa, Singapore, Solomon Islands, South Korea, Sri Lanka, Taiwan, Thailand, Tonga, Tuvalu, Vanuatu and Vietnam
    Outside US, Eur., CA, Asia Brazil, Mexico, South Africa

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    CPToys Shipping Policies

    Most orders are ship within 2 business days from when we receive the order.  Orders shipped standard delivery within the Continental U.S. are shipped by surface parcel post and will arrive within 5-7 business days from when the order ships. Orders to ALASKA, HAWAII, PUERTO RICO, and U.S. Possessions that are shipped standard ground are shipped by surface parcel post; please allow extra time for delivery. Orders being shipped expedite and placed before noon CST and shippped  Continental U.S. and Alaska/Hawaii Street addresses will be shipped Express UPS and should arrive within 2-3 business days. Orders placed after noon will be handled as expedite with the next business day's orders. Sorry we do not ship expedite to P.O. Boxes, APO/FPO or U.S. Protectorates addresses.

    Sorry, we do not ship to foreign countries.

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    CPToys Tax Information

    Sales tax is not separately calculated and collected in connection with items ordered from CPToys through the Amazon.com Site unless explicitly indicated as such in the ordering process. Items ordered from CPToys may be subject to tax in certain states, based on the state to which the order is shipped. If an item is subject to sales tax, in accordance with state tax laws, the tax is generally calculated on the total selling price of each individual item, including shipping and handling charges, gift-wrap charges and other service charges, less any applicable discounts. If tax is separately calculated and collected in connection with items ordered from CPToys through the Amazon.com Site, the tax amounts that appear during the ordering process are estimated - the actual taxes that will be charged to your credit card will be calculated at the time your order is processed and will appear in your order confirmation notification.
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    Privacy & Security

    Amazon knows that you care how information about you is used and shared, and we appreciate your trust that we will do so carefully and sensibly. By visiting Amazon.com, you are accepting the practices described in Amazon.com's Privacy Notice.

    In addition, we want you to be aware that Amazon.com will provide CPToys with information related to your transactions involving their products (including, for example, your name, address, products you purchase, and transaction amount), and that such information will be subject to CPToys's Privacy Policy.

    CPToys's Privacy Policy

    At US Toy/Constructive Playthings, your privacy is of utmost importance to us. We do not "rent", "trade", or "sell" E-Mail addresses.

    We only use your email address to send you a "receipt" that you have placed an order; a "confirmation" of the order within 2 business days; a notice of shipment with a tracking number and a hot link to the shipper's site to trace the package; and a receipt when your credit card is charged.

    Unless you send us your email by signing up on our Home Page and clicking on the "join" button, we do not send marketing "broadcast" messages. We only send marketing emails to people who have requested them, NOT customers who just purchased from our site.

    See Amazon.com's Privacy Notice

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    Returns and Refunds

    It's easy to return any item to us directly. Please save your packing slip, as it serves as your receipt if you need to return or exchange an item. All returns must be received within 30 days of your order date. (any orders purchased 60 days prior to Christmas will be accepted for return 30 days after Christmas) Customers are responsible for the return postage. Call our Customer Service Department at 1-800-448-7830 for a RMA(Return Merchandise Authorization) number and procedures

    To send your returns to our warehouse, simply...

    Follow the instructions on the back of your packing slip. Be sure to include the packing slip in your shipment If you don't have your packing slip, please include your order number and the reason for your return on a piece of paper in your package Wrap the package securely. Use the original packing material, if possible Mail the package to the following address:

    Constructive Playthings

    13201 Arrington Rd

    Grandview, Mo. 64030

    For your security, we recommend that you send your return through an insured, trackable carrier like UPS Your return will be processed within 7-10 business days after the receipt of your package Any returned items accompanied by a receipt dated within 90 days of purchase will be refunded at the original purchase price, plus applicable sales tax, in the original payment method. No refund will be issued after 90 days. Shipping and Handling is not refunded.

    After we have received your return, you will receive a call from a Customer Service Specialist to validate your account details and ensure your refund is processed correctly Note to Credit Card Purchasers: We will credit the card you used for your order approximately 3-5 business days after we receive your returned item(s) at our warehouse. Please allow two billing cycles for the credit to appear on your credit card statement

    Contact this seller Phone: 800-448-7830

    To initiate a return, please visit Amazon’s Online Return Center to request a return authorization from the seller.

    For questions about a charge that has been made to your credit card, please contact Amazon. For questions about how to place an order, search Amazon Help.