Father’s Day 2019 is fast approaching, and one must start thinking of what to get for the special first time Dad, Dad or Grandfather in one’s life. This year in South Africa Father’s Day is on Sunday the 16th of June.It is not always flesh and blood that makes one a dad but heart, time and helping to raise a child as well as setting an example for the child to follow. Fathers are the greatest teachers of life’s most challenging lessons.
Too many times in life we take for granted the love, care and hard work that our Father’s put in every day to make sure that we are well taken care of. Father’s Day is the one special day that we have the chance to say thanks.
Whether your dad is a sports fan, chocoholic, loves his wine, a whiskey connoisseur, or just likes a personalised touch, at The Little Box Company we cater for all Father’s this Father’s Day.
Spoil your dad rotten this Father’s Day with a lovely gourmet hamper or grooming gift box he will love. Our selection of men’s gifts is a sure way to make your father feel special on Father’s Day. We offer the perfect gifts for men, be it something with wine, biltong, a shaving gift box or a carving knife.
Do away with the typical socks and ties this Father’s Day and send something he won’t be expecting. We have a gift hamper box for every kind of dad.
At The Little Box Company, we specialise in unique gifting for every occasion. Why not send a personalised gift such as a mug, coaster, T-shirt or a mouse pad for the working dad personalised with a picture or a message especially for him? Pair your special personalised item with one of our gift boxes for men. We have the most delicious chocolates some being South African artisanal chocolates for the sweet toothed dads, some biltong to awaken the taste buds and a great snack to enjoy during the game.
With a gift box filled with droëwors, biltong, nuts and a fine wine to caress the palette, one cannot go wrong.
No matter where in South Africa the special man in your life is, we will deliver his Father’s Day gift straight to him.
Six tips when ordering a Father’s Day gift.
Order your gift from a reputable company
The Little Box Company has been delivering Father’s Day Gifts since 2003. We are one of the oldest gift delivery companies is South Africa. We have an excellent track record and 99% of our boxes are delivered on time. We only make use of the best couriers with whom we have built a good relationship over more than 16 years in the industry.
Order on time, to ensure that the gift is delivered on time
Make sure that you order your special Father’s Day gift on time. If you order in time we can deliver in time. As The Little Box Company makes use of couriers, we need to keep to their delivery process and need to lovingly pack, secure and ship your special Gift Hamper Box in time so your dad can enjoy his box of fabulous goodies this Father’s Day.
Order something personal for father’s day gift – you know your dad best
Show dad that all the planning skills he tried to instil in you paid off… Plan what you want to send to dad, whether it is a special printed Mouse Pad, Personalised Wine, Personalised Mug, a cute Personalised pair of socks, The Little Box Company can make it happen. We love doing small personalised gifts and can even add Dad’s name and a personal message on the box itself.
Take the time to write dad a well thought out message, tell him how much and why you appreciate him and the life lessons he taught you. Thank him for the upbringing you had and the important experiences you shared. Dads like to know that all the hard work they put into raising you was not in vain and that the lessons they taught you, are being put to good use. Give dad the credit he deserves and let him know what an amazing job he did raising you!
At The Little Box Company, we will hand write your message for you on a lovely gift tag that will be attached to the ribbon on the gift box, it will be the first thing he sees.
Check if Dad is home
For us to ensure that you receive not only the best but the most efficient service, The Little Box Company, needs the full delivery address as well as a contact number for the recipient. Also check that Dad is home or at the office to sign for the gift. It often happens that the courier arrives at the delivery address to deliver but there is no one there, make sure that the receiver will be available upon deliver to receive the gift or that there is someone else to receive it on their behalf. This is all to ensure Dad gets his gift on time.
Where does dad live?
Different areas in the country have different delivery times with some areas labelled as Grey Areas because the couriers do not do daily deliveries in those areas.
The Little Box Company is based in Johannesburg so we can do same day deliveries in Johannesburg and Pretoria for orders placed and paid for before 09:00am. All orders after that will be delivered the next day.
Next Day deliveries (JHB, PTA, DBN, CPT)
1-2 working days deliveries (MP, PE, PLK)
All other areas may take between 2-5 working days to deliver
All grey areas may take 2-7 working days to deliver
If your order is placed in well in advance, we will do our best to send it out early to get it delivered on time to avoid any disappointments.
Please Note: no deliveries will take place on weekends and public holidays and our office hours are 08:30am – 16:00pm Mondays – Fridays.