Terms & Conditions

Terms & Conditions

www.theolivebranchmn.com and www.theolivebranch-mn.com reserves the right to amend or modify these terms and conditions for the use of this website at any time unilaterally.  Any such amendment or modification shall be effective immediately as of the date that the respective notification appears on the site.  

www.theolivebranchmn.com and www.theolivebranch-mn.com may, at any time, terminate, change, suspend, or discontinue any specific function or even all functions of this site including the availability of photo presentation or description of any product or service.

Use of the Website: Your access to and use of theolivebranchmn.com and any services is subject exclusively to these Terms and Conditions.  By accessing the website, you warrant and represent to the website owner that you are legally entitled to do so and to make use of information made available via the website.  If you do not accept these Terms and Conditions you must immediately stop using the website and services.

Intellectual Property and Trademarks:  The website and its content (including without limitation the website design, text, graphics, and all software and source codes connected with the website and the services are protected by copyright, trademarks, and laws.  The trademarks, names, logos and service marks (collectively “trademarks”) displayed on this website are registered and unregistered trademarks of the website owner.  Nothing contained on this website should be construed as granting any license or right to use any trademark without the prior written permission of the website owner.

External Links:  External links may be provided for your convenience, but they are beyond the control of the website owner and no representation is made as to their content.  Use or reliance on any external links and the content thereon provided is at your own risk. 

Warranties:  The website owner makes no warranties, representations, statements or guarantees (whether express, implied in law or residual) regarding the website.

Disclaimer of liability:  The website owner shall not be responsible for and disclaims all liability for any loss, liability, damage (whether direct, indirect or consequential), personal injury or expense of any nature whatsoever which may be suffered by you or any third party (including your company), as a result of which may be attributable, directly or indirectly, to your access and use of the website, any information contained on the website, your or your company’s personal information or material and information transmitted over our system.,  In particular, neither the website owner nor any third party or data or content provider shall be liable in any way to you or to any other person, firm or corporation whatsoever for any loss, liability, damage (whether direct or consequential), personal injury or expense of any nature whatsoever arising from any delays, inaccuracies, errors in, or omission of any share price information or the transmission thereof, or for any actions taken in reliance thereon or occasioned thereby or by reason of non-performance or interruption, or termination thereof. 

Conflict of terms:  If there is a conflict or contradiction between the provisions of these website terms and conditions and any other relevant terms and conditions, policies or notices, the other relevant terms and conditions, policies or notices which relate specifically to a particular section or module of the website shall prevail in respect of your use of the relevant section or module of the website.

Severability:  Any provision of any relevant terms and conditions, policies and notices, which is or becomes unenforceable in any jurisdictions, whether due to being void, invalidity, illegality, unlawfulness or for any reason whatever, shall, in such jurisdiction only and only to the extent that it is so unenforceable, be treated as void and the remaining provision of any relevant terms and conditions, policies and notices shall remain in full force and effect.

Applicable laws (choice of venue and forum):  Use of this website shall in all respects be governed by the laws of the state of Minnesota, U.S., regardless of the laws that might be applicable under principles of conflicts of law.  The parties agree that the Minnesota courts located in Ramsey County, Minnesota, shall have exclusive jurisdiction over all controversies arising under this agreement and agree that venue is proper in those courts.

Customer Service

Shipping and Delivery:  We do not ship packages on weekend days or holidays.  In most cases your order will be picked up and shipped the next business day and should arrive within 5-10 days using ground.  The Olive Branch Oil & Spice Company is not liable for shipping delays due to its shipping vendors, bad weather or acts of a Higher Power.  Selecting One-Day or Two-Day Shipping does not necessarily mean your order will arrive in one or two days.  There is no weekend pickup or delivery for One-Day Shipping.  When you select One-Day or Two-Day Shipping, there may be weather or volume delays.  We do not ship to P.O. boxes or FPF/APO addresses.  We are unable to accept international orders from our webstore at this time.

Returns and Replacements:  Should your order arrive damaged or defective, please call the Shop at (651) 653-2207 to make arrangements for replacement.  The Olive Branch Oil & Spice Company guarantees our products 100%.  Please have your Order I.D. and Tracking Number available.  You are required to contact us within 48 hours of receiving a damaged shipment.  It is against the Minnesota Health Code to return food items even if they look unopened.

Ordering:  In most cases your order will be picked up and shipped the next business day and should arrive within 5-10 days using ground.  The Olive Branch Oil & Spice Company is not liable for shipping delays due to its shipping vendors, bad weather or acts of a Higher Power.

We accept payments using Visa and Mastercard.  Promotions cannot be extended beyond the expiration date and no rain-checks are available for out-of-stock promotional items.

Viewing orders:  By creating an account with us you may view your order by navigating the links provided.  Shipment tracking is provided by our shipping vendor by following the link in your shipping confirmation email.

Updating Account Information:  You may update your account information by following the links provided, see “Privacy Policy” regarding security of your account information.

Holiday Shipping Schedule

To ensure on-time delivery for Winter Holidays please order on or before the following dates:

United States:

-Next Day Air – Order must be placed no later than 10:00am CST December 21st

-2Day Air – Order must be placed no later than 10:00am CST December 20th

-3 Day Saver – Order must be placed no later than 10:00am CST December 19th

-Standard Ground – Order must be placed no later than 10:00am CST December 15th-21st (varies by destination)

Standard or Expedited Delivery:

Standard Delivery:  You can expect delivery typically within 4-7 working days.  Occasionally, circumstances out of our control such as weather may cause delays.  Orders are shipped FedEx and UPS.  They both will usually ring your doorbell, and then leave the package in a sheltered area. 

Next Day Air Delivery:  You can expect delivery typically within 1 working day for orders placed prior to 1:00pm CST Monday through Friday.  Express delivery order are shipped FedEx or UPS.  Occasionally, circumstances out of our control such as weather may cause delays.  Usually, FedEx and UPS will ring your doorbell, and then leave the package in a sheltered area.