From any page, there are several ways you can shop our catalog pages. At the top of the page, underneath our logo, you can choose from Gift Occasion, Gift Recipient, Gift Specialty, or New Gifts to begin your exploration. Another way to shop is to choose the category of product of your interest from the green navigation bar. Here you can choose from: Gourmet Food, Gift Assortments, Apparel, Art, Books & Music, Home & Office, Outdoor & Garden, and Sports & Recreation.
Another easy way to shop is through using our Search Tool found in the upper right hand corner of the page. Simply enter either a product keyword (like “swiss cheese”) or an artisan name (like “zimmerman cheese”) and you’ll be taken to a page of search results.
Once you begin shopping, you’ll notice the left hand navigation column gives you additional choices to narrow your search more specifically or to shop by a particular artisan or group of artisans. In the “Shop By Artisan” category you will see a profile of the artisan and a list of all the artisan’s products carried on Wisconsinmade.com
When you are viewing the product page, select your quantity & any available product options (size, color, etc.) and “Ship To” option. Then click "Add to basket." A small window will drop down confirming your selection. You may continue shopping by selecting another product category or using the search tool.
Any time you want to check the contents of your “Shopping Basket” click on the button entitled “VIEW BASKET ITEMS” at the top of the page underneath the “My Account” button. You can also elect to “Proceed to Checkout” from “VIEW BASKET ITEMS.”
In the “Proceed to Checkout” screen you can also modify the contents of your shopping basket. For example you can change the quantity or edit to whom the product will be shipped. You can also remove a product from your basket. After making any changes in your shopping basket, click “Update Shopping Cart” to effect the changes. You may then “Proceed to Secure Checkout” or elect to continue shopping by choosing another product category or using the search tool.
When you are ready to check out, click on "View basket" at the top of the page and select the “Checkout” button. You’ll be shown a full view of your Shopping Cart where you can verify and edit the contents of your cart. After any editing & updating of your shopping cart, you complete your purchase by pressing the button labeled “PROCEED TO SECURE CHECKOUT.”
You'll then be shown an Account Screen that allows you to enter your username and password to speed up the checkout process and avail you to the other advantages of being a registered user of Wisconsinmade.com* should you not have an existing account you proceed by selecting Guest Checkout. You'll then be presented a screen to enter your billing information. Here you may also elect to create an account to save your order information for your future use. If you say yes, you will be asked to create a username and password.
After pressing the “Continue” button you are presented a screen for shipping information. After entering shipping information or selecting “same as billing,” select a shipping method (Standard, Expedited, or Overnight) for each shipping recipient. You may also designate delayed shipping by clicking on “Scheduling a Delivery Date.”
Also on the Shipping Information page this are two other special areas you may choose to use:
- Special Shipping Instructions
- Gift Message
After pressing the “Continue” button you’ll be presented a screen showing your complete purchase cost, including shipping. If you prefer, you may edit shipping to recalculate the shipping method and cost. Enter your credit card information to complete your purchase. Note below your credit card information is space to enter any special instructions you’d like to pass along to us. Then select “Place Order.”
The final screen is a print friendly page to record your order and order # for your future reference. A similar record of your purchase will also be e-mailed to your e-mail box. Your credit card is charged within 24 - 48 hours after your order is placed.
*Advantages of becoming a registered Wisconsinmade.com user include faster checkout; address book; order tracking; product news, discounts and exclusive offers.
You may elect to ship to different individuals in the “Ship To” section when you select “Add to Basket” on the individual product page. Simply provide a name for that person and later in the checkout process you will be asked for a shipping address. If that person’s name is already in your account records, it will appear among the selections in the drop down menu.
Alternately you may elect to ship different line items in your shopping cart to different people during by viewing the Shopping Cart. Here you may edit your Ship To selections to correct or change your earlier designation.
During the checkout process you will be asked for shipping information on each of your other Ship To addresses. You’ll also be asked to select a “shipping method” for each address. Note the checkbox that allows you to “save” this shipping address for future use.
As you continue with the checkout process, your order total will be displayed, including the shipping to each of the addresses you have provided. You can edit shipping info if desired. If everything is in order proceed with checkout as described in the previous section.
After you registered and created an account with Wisconsinmade.com, click on “My Account” to access your membership features to enhance your shopping experience. Alternately you may elect to log-in later on. If you have forgotten your password, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org or 1-877-947-6233 (1-877-WIS-MADE) or by fax at 608-833-5159.
Even if you have not created a Wisconsinmade.com account, you may access information about your present order by selecting the button named “Order Status” at the top the page and entering the requested information.