GearBest Italy Express: this is how the shipping method works

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GearBest is one of the most famous international retailers where you can buy electronic devices of Asian origin. Over the years, the well-known store has decided to integrate a shipping method that allows you to not pay additional additional costs through delivery with Italy Express.

Given the confusion of some users on this topic we decided to clarify the operation of this type of shipment.

GearBest introduced an update to that shipment that will allow it to be faster than the previous version by bringing the delivery to one average of 10 days and making it cheaper, since Delivery to Italy takes one or two business days on most orders over 30 euro, as well as the customs duties paid directly by the sender, then in this case from the same GearBest.

You will receive a parcel already cleared and the courier will not ask you for any additional commission for delivery. So how does this shipping method work? It's really easy because, once the shipment is started, you will receive a shipping note IT ******* that will allow you to trace the package through the address

GearBest Italy Express

Delivery from the warehouse GearBest Italy will employ 7 days around. The tracking becomes active only once the package arrives at Hong Kong airport, this because the retailer uses more couriers to ship at the airport and not all are synchronized with the system

Between Hong Kong and Rome od Hong Kong and Milan, the update may require 4 / 5 days. Shipping between Hong Kong and the Italian airport requires 12 hours and, once you receive the update "Received in Roma Sorting Center", Means that the package has already been cleared and is in the hands of the Italian courier.

GearBest has relied on Bartolini for the delivery of the product at the address provided during the purchase phase. If the number provided is that of a mobile phone, then you will receive a text message from Bartolini with theCustomer's neck ID to be inserted to the following address to check where your package is.

GearBest Italy Express

La shipping Italy Express It's safe because the 99% of shipments are delivered without problems or delays, but of course GearBest recommend to insure shipping by adding a small amount (2-3 euro for an order of 150 euro) to receive a reshipment or a refund in case of problems.

In case of loss, it will take about 15 days to confirm before GearBest intervenes on the refund or reshipment of the device purchased.

Finally, to select Italy Express shipping, you must choose:

  • Priority Direct Mail -> Italy Express, if the product comes from the Chinese warehouse;
  • Standard Shipping -> Italy Express, if the product comes from the Hong Kong warehouse.

GearBest Italy Express

Once the purchase is made, the summary may indicate "Flat Rate Shipping"; However, GearBest will ship with Italy Express.