Meat delivery – The Online Butcher way
Meat delivery taking on new levels
You might ask: “Why would I want a home meat delivery service, instead of going to the store?”. We have compiled a few reasons and insights to why meat delivery companies that we provide through online shopping is not only convenient, but could also be much faster than going to the store. Have a look below.
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Table of contents
- Delivery time
- Is it safe to have meat delivered to your house?
- FAQs summary
In the day and age we live in, time has become a commodity. In other words, time is one of the most valuable things we own. How you use it and what you do with it becomes almost like a strategy game. Therefore, if you could save an hour or two by buying meat online, then why not?
At Online Butcher, we know how valuable your time is. For that reason, we aim to give you a home meat delivery service as fast as we can, so that you can spend that time however you would like to. Don’t wait in store for your meat to be cut and packaged, order meat online and we will let you know when your order is ready for delivery or pickup. Depending on your order size, smaller orders are getting delivered even faster, sometimes even same day delivery. Refer to each butcher’s page, under the delivery section for more detailed information on when to expect your order. View Boskruin Butchery and Deli or Mondanette Butchery.
Is it safe to have meat delivered to your house?
Firstly, you might think about the meat and how it’s kept cold or packaged or even where it comes from. Secondly the payment. Is it safe to make online payments? Fear not, we explain all of that here.
It’s important to know where your meat comes from. We, as Online Butcher, source our meat from trusted local suppliers, butchers who care where their meat comes from and have been doing this for quite some time #EXPERIENCE. They have the skill and expertise to provide you with gourmet and speciality cuts and the friendly butcher’s advise that separates them from your supermarket.
Health and safety
Then you might wonder about hygiene and health risks. We have selected trusted butchers, who not only care about their produce, but also care about you. They strive to handle and package the product in a safe and hygienic way, to ensure you stay safe.
The local butchers we have selected, provide you with quality meat that is beautifully packaged. Most cuts are vacuum sealed, to lock in the freshness. The packaging also ensures no unnecessary fluids or pieces are in the goods, with transparency to allow you to see the quality of each cut.
Secure payment and website
When it comes to buying online, everyone is making an effort to ensure the security of their users. Here are some simple ways to validate a site. Check for ‘the lock icon’ on the left of the URL in the search bar (this is a SSL certificate). So what if there is a lock? This is an important standard by which websites ensure all requests between you and the site are encrypted. This, in turn, helps prevent users from intercepting requests and gathering confidential information. In other words, no one can peep into your privacy on the site when you fill in personal or payment details. It’s like a private message for your eyes only and the website you are on.
Secondly, look for reviews on the products. Visit their social media pages for activity and social following. People usually raise their virtual voice when they love something. If you’re not too sure, check out what others say who have already tried the product or service.
One of your main concerns when buying online, might be making the payment. A very good way to make sure it’s safe, is to see if they are using recognized payment providers. Popular payment providers like Payfast, Zapper and Snapscan follow a strict validation process, which does not allow just anyone to use their services.
When you buy from Online Butcher, you are also provided with the added convenience of choosing your payment method from the 5 available payment methods: Mastercard, Visa, Masterpass, Snapscan and Zapper.
How do I know if the meat is good?
There are a few checks you can do to find out if the meat you are buying is good quality. Firstly, check the grade of meat and where it comes from, also whether it is free-range etc. Secondly, what do other people say about the meat? Check the reviews on the website or on Google to get the scoop.
At Online Butcher, we aim to provide you with extraordinary convenience, so that you can tackle all of the other tasks of your day. Here are a few ways we provide you with convenience.
Fast and reliable website
Ever been on a website where you could sing happy birthday at least once before the next page loaded? Yeah, that’s not good for your time or your mood. We continue to put in a lot of effort to ensure our website is fast and efficient, so that you don’t waste your valuable time.
What’s more annoying than clicking on a website and then the site is down? No matter the time of day, we guarantee you a 99% up time so that you can shop whenever is convenient for you.
How frustrated do you get when you can’t find something on a website? We have put careful consideration into how our website works and the steps you have to take to order meat online. Some of the ways we have included for your convenience, is to make sure things are clear and easy to navigate through, while providing links and buttons for easy access. We want ensure that you have an effortless experience here.
Do you need a question answered fast? Or don’t feel like typing up an email? We have a Live Chat option on our website that allows you the opportunity to get your answer instantly. This is currently the fastest form of communication. So if you have any queries, just hop on over to the Live Chat and we will be there and ready to assist you.
What is more convenient than a home or office delivery? You don’t have to get dressed up, get in your car, or drive anywhere. You save fuel and time. But is it more costly? Whether you buy online or in-store at our selected local butcher shops, you will pay the same price for the product. The only extra will be the delivery fee, for that added convenience. Head on over to our butcher shops and have a look.
The cut you want, the way you want
The advantage of partnering with local butchers, allow us to bring their expertise to you. They know how to cut the meat you want, exactly how you want it. Just leave a comment on checkout and they can specialise it for you. It also allows you the opportunity to buy delicacies you might have never even heard of.
If you are not quite sure what to get, you can also have a look at the pre-selected bundles some of our local butchers (meat delivery companies) offer, our great partners in the home meat delivery service. Whether you are a bachelor, a couple or a mom with kids who are constantly hungry, there are a variety of sizes and options available.
Have a specific list of what you want? You can select from our variety of items and quality meat cuts, by checking out the local butcher shop pages we have partnered with. With an easy-to-use shop option, you can add more and even edit the amount in your cart. You can also edit quantities etc. in your cart before checking out.
What if you want something extra with the bundle? We’ve got you covered! You can easily add any cut of meat to any of the bundles.
Information at your fingertips
We all want to have more information about the things we are interested in, right? We aim to not only provide you with a service, but also with informative articles on meat related topics. Transparency in online shopping is key. In addition, you can also sign up to our newsletter to keep up with our latest offers and discounts.
What about online meat delivery near me? Take a look at the meat delivery companies section on each butcher’s page, to see which areas are available for delivery. Refer to our FAQ section for any other queries you might have.
Home meat delivery service has evolved into a fast and easy way of getting your weekly or monthly supply of meat. With the added convenience of security and a user-friendly website, Online Butcher ticks the boxes so that you can benefit from the ease of buying meat online and receiving great quality to your doorstep. Have any comments? Leave a comment below, we’d love to hear what you think.
Are home meat delivery service services worth it?
Well consider these points, it’s all about convenience. You don’t have to get dressed up, get in your car, drive anywhere or stand in queues. You save fuel and time.
The cut you want, the way you want
The advantage of partnering with local butchers, allow us to bring their expertise to you. They know how to cut the meat you want, exactly how you want it. Just leave a comment on checkout and they can specialise it for you. It also allows you the opportunity to buy delicacies you might have never even heard of. If you are not quite sure what to get, you can also have a look at the pre-selected bundles some of our local butchers offer.
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