|Mary O'Rourke, owner of Baskets On Occasion, has been satisfying the gift basket needs of individuals and corporate clients since 1995. A woman owned local based company in the Minneapolis/St. Paul area, she prides herself on the quality and design of our baskets and on our ability to provide for the unique needs of each individual customer.
Mary started her basket business part time while working as a Registered Nurse & before the internet was ever in existence. Once the internet was up, her website took off nationwide. Her business has been featured in local newspapers, magazines, and it has won awards in design competitions offered thru various gift basket conventions. She also has studied floral design and has done bouquets and centerpieces for weddings and conferences over the years. She has done baskets for major corporations as well for individuals. What sets her basket company apart from others is her top quality of designs, customer service & great website. She was listed in the Star Tribune as having the best and largest selection of Minnesota gift baskets.
****EFFECTIVE JAN. 6th, 2023. Baskets On Occasion has moved to a Studio in Lakeville. Please order online or call/text 651 994 8392 to place your order. If you want to pick up your basket, we can arrange a place and time that is convenient for you. Thank you.
EFFECTIVE JAN. 1st, 2016 Baskets On Occasion has MOVED to a NEW Location: CliffView Plaza Mall 2520 Horizon Drive, Burnsville MN 55337
PRESS RELEASE: July 2007 "Baskets On Occasion was listed in the top 100 Gift Basket Companies in the U.S. for 2007" by Rave Reviews Magazine
Update: Baskets On Occasion, Inc. was one of the finalists in Northern Dakota County Chamber of Commerce 2003 Business Excellence Award on May 20, 2003. We were honored to be nominated for this prestigous award. Thank you!
*PRESS RELEASE* August 11, 2004 Mary O'Rourke, with Baskets On Occasion, in Eagan, MN, recently won top honors for her creative Design Expertise at the Gift basket Industry's Convention of the year!
The Basket Connection Convention & Trade Show, which was held at the Gaylord Texan Resort and Convention Center in Grapevine, Texas is an annual industry show. Third place honors in the design Competition were presented to Mary O'Rourke, for her winning entry in the Budget Baskets Catagory, "Low On Cost, High On Appeal". **********
*PRESS RELEASE* December 3, 2006. Baskets On Occasion was featured in the Star Tribune Sunday newspaper article "The Wish List". They were listed as being having one of the largest selections of Minnesota themed gift baskets including the MN state shape basket and the famous "Chocolate Walleye on a stick".*****************
Phone or TEXT: 651-994-8392
Address: Studio.Corporate Office
Baskets On Occasion, Inc.
Lakeville MN 55044
Three convenient ways to order your Gift Basket Today!
- By Phone or TEXT: (651) 994-8392, 9:00
a.m. - 5:00 p.m.Monday-Friday, Central Standard time.
- Secure On-Line Shopping: Just click the "Add to Shopping Cart" button for
convenient on-line ordering of products. All online transactions at Yahoo! Stores are handled with industry-standard SSL encryption.
- By E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
*****Please make sure all information is correct when placing your order. If any package is sent to the wrong address due to incorrect customer information submitted, we will re-bill to reship or redeliver the order.********
******Any address correction made by our shipping courier due to incorrect information given by you, we will reverse the courier charge of $16.00 back to you.********
Baskets are shipped out within 1 to 2 business days of Receiving orders. QUANTITY ORDERS will need extra DAYS to SHIP OUT. CHRISTMAS: PLEASE ALLOW EXTRA BUSINESS DAYS to PROCESS ORDER AND SHIP OUT. DECEMBER 15th is the CUT OFF DATE for ALL ORDERS PLACED OUTSIDE OF MINNESOTA to ARRIVE by CHRISTMAS.
Nationwide Shipping by UPS GROUND within US Available. INTERNATIONAL SHIPPING NOT available INCLUDING ALASKA and HAWAII, MILITARY BASES.
All gift baskets are shipped from St. Paul, Minnesota by UPS. UPS DOES NOT ship to P.O. Boxes. PLEASE NOTE: Day one of shipping DOES NOT include the day UPS picks up the package It starts the following day and does NOT include weekend days; only Monday thru Friday business days. If your package is picked up on a Friday, DAY ONE starts the following Monday. PLEASE NOTE: All DISCOUNTS APPLY TO BASKET ORDERS ONLY; DOES NOT INCLUDE SHIPPING & HANDLING FEES. UPS GROUND SHIPPING PACKAGES WILL ARRIVE MONDAY thru FRIDAY, NOT SATURDAYS OR SUNDAYS.
UPS will not guarantee transit time for packages
going to residential addresses, therefore Baskets On Occasion cannot guarantee
transit time either.
If there is a mistake in shipping information or the recipient has a new address
and the package is shipped back to Baskets On Occasion, the customer will have to pay additional shipping charges
for re-shipping it.
2023 *CURRENT SHIPPING Rates $16.95 to $18.95 include handling fee.
* Hand delivery available MONDAY thru FRIDAY in Minneapolis/St. Paul area. SATURDAY HAND DELIVERY AVAILABLE ONLY IN LAKEVILLE, EAGAN, BURNSVILLE, APPLE VALLEY, MINNESOTA. Rates START
at $10.00 in Eagan, MN and go up depending on the designated zip code. PLEASE call for hand delivery rates. UPS Ground Shipping within US $16.95 to $18.95.
For orders shipping to
in Minnesota, a 7.125% Minnesota sales tax will be added to all applicable
gifts and gift baskets.
All gift baskets containing food are not returnable. We cannot resell food that has been returned to us due to possible tampering of the food once it has left our facility.
Due to state health laws, we cannot accept any returns on gift basket for credit or exchange unless the items have been damaged in transit. If you ever receive a basket damaged in shipment, please notify us immediately so that we may rectify the situation for you. You must retain all packing materials for inspection by the carrier. We will not replace items due to damage unless we are notified upon receipt of the basket and all packing materials have been retained for inspection by the carrier. Any verified damaged items will be replaced only. We will not issue credit card refunds for damaged items.
FOOD ALLERGY DISCLAIMER
Baskets On Occasion does not create any of the food products sold online. Food products provided by Baskets On Occasion are produced and packaged by third-party companies, and are generally labeled with possible allergen-containing ingredients by the manufacturer. Baskets On Occasion will not assume any liability for adverse reactions to food consumed, including labeled and non-labeled food products.
Baskets On Occasion reserves
the right to substitute items of equal or greater value at no extra charge;
this includes warm weather conditions.