See Also:  Heat Maps,  Heat Protection,  Transit Times

Heat Sensitive's

Most items are not heat sensitive and can ship anytime.
  • Typically it's above 80°F / 26°C during June, July and August in the US.
  • Southern States are also typically above 80°F during May and September.
  • Southern States: Louisiana, Texas, New Mexico, Arizona, Nevada and Southern California.
  • No 70°F heat sensitive items to southern states during June, July, and August except by refrigerated LTL.

Heat sensitive's that need heat protection

over 70°F (21°C)

Chocolate Pretzels, Creme Drops, Fudge Meltaways, Lindt Truffles, Milky Way Mini's, and Yogurt covered Pretzels.


over 80°F (26°C)

All items containing Chocolates, Yogurt, and Carob.
Baking Drops, and Melting Wafers.

Unwrapped Candy Cases:  Sanded Lemon Drops.

over 90°F (32°C)

Reese's pieces, Candy Corn, Cherry Sours, Cinnamon Imperials, Jelly Beans (not Jelly Belly jelly beans), Date Rolls, and Medjool Dates.

Unwrapped Candy Packaged:  Sanded Lemon drops.