Frequently Asked Questions


How do I place an order? Do I have to register? »

Not neccessary. You can place an order without registering with us. There are two ways you can place an order.

1.    On our website Please visit the Shopping page and select items you wish to purchase and click the “ADD TO CART” button. When you finish shopping, you click the “CHECKOUT” button and follow the instructions.

2.    In store Please visit our showroom in NYC. 711 3rd Avenue New York, NY 10017 (on 45th street  between 2nd & 3rd Avenues) Monday – Friday / 10 a.m. – 7 p.m.  EST (We will be closed Saturdays, Sundays, and Public Holidays)

I’m having trouble with the website. »

After completing an order, you should receive an e-mail confirmation within an hour confirming that your order has been processed. For further questions regarding the website, please contact us at 201-806-1827 or

Is it safe to order online? »

We place the highest priority in keeping the information you provide to us safe and secure. Please review our Website Terms and Conditions and Privacy Policy for more information. We also use Braintree to authorize all online credit card orders to protect your privacy and prevent any identity theft or fraud. For further information, please visit Braintree Privacy Policy.

How do I change my order? »

You may change your order at any time before you click the “PLACE ORDER” button. Once you submit your order, you will have to call us at 201-806-1827. Your order can only be changed if it has not yet shipped. If you receive order tracking number, that means your order has been shipped out.

How do I cancel my order? »

Once your order has been submitted, it can only be cancelled if it has not yet shipped. We begin processing orders immediately after an order has been placed. If you were unable to cancel your order in time, you may return the products that you purchased in accordance with our Returns / Exchanges.

Will you ship my order to another country? »

Temporarily we pause shipping items overseas. We will update once the inventory and shipping condition are recovered.

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How does your site calculate sales tax? »

Applicable sales tax will apply to shipments to addresses located within the state of New York, New Jersey, Connecticut, Maryland and Pennsylvania. For other states, you will be responsible for paying the appropriate use tax.

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What method of payment do you accept? »

MTC accepts credit cards (Visa®, Master Card®, Discover® and American Express®), PayPal® and Amazon Pay. Unfortunately we do not accept payments made with wire transfer, checks or money orders through online store.

Is it safe to use my credit card? »

Yes, all order transactions are completed using a secure processer.

Why does MTC apply sales tax only in certain states? »

Sales tax must be applied to any order that is being shipped to a state where MTC is registered to conduct business.

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How do I choose the right knife for me? »

Please view Cutlery 101. If you do not find any information you are looking for, please contact us at 201-806-1827 or

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What is your return policy? »

Please view our Return Policy.

What if I received a wrong item/color/size? »

Please notify customer service at within 48 hours of receiving the shipment. We will replace or exchange the incorrect item or refund the full amount of the purchase price including the cost of shipping.

What do I do if the item was damaged/broken/missing parts? »

Please notify customer service at within 48 hours of receipt of shipment. For items damaged in transit, please keep the entirety of original items as well as all packaging and packing materials for future inspection by carrier. We will replace or exchange the damaged item or refund the full amount of the purchase price including the cost of shipping.

What if I don't receive my order? »

If the carrier claims that your package has been delivered but you have not received it, please contact us at for further assitance.

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Which shipping carrier do you use? »

We use UPS by ground service as our primary shipper unless you specify otherwise at the time of purchase.  Shipments to Alaska, Hawaii, Puerto Rico & other U.S. Territories will be made by air service unless you specify otherwise at the time of purchase.

How long will it take to receive my package? »

UPS Ground: 5-9 business days; UPS 3 Day: 3-4 business days; UPS 2nd Day: 2-3 business days; UPS Next Day Air Saver: 1-2 business days. At Shopping Cart page, when you click "ESTIMATE SHIPPING & TAX", you can check the estimated delivery date. Of please refer to the map below to see the delivery times for UPS Ground from our warehouse: UPS Transit Days

What are "Business Days"? »

"Business Days" are Monday through Friday, excluding holidays. We are unable to ship or process orders on Saturdays, Sundays or the following holidays: New Year’s Day, Presidents' Day, Memorial Day, Independence Day, Labor Day, Thanksgiving Holiday, Day after Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Holiday, and New Year's Eve. If you have any concerns regarding when your order will arrive, please contact us at

What are the general delivery times? »

UPS delivers Monday - Friday during regular business hours.

Where does MTC Kitchen ship to? »

MTC Kitchen ships to addresses within the United States, including Alaska, Hawaii. MTC Kitchen also ships to military or diplomatic (APO/FPO/DPO) addresses, however please expect 2 weeks longer than normal delivery. Unfortunately we do not accept P.O. address as UPS does not deliver to P.O. Boxes.

What if my package was delivered to my old or incorrect address? »

We will be happy to re-send your order to your correct address. However, orders that are delivered to old or incorrect addresses due to incorrect shipping information provided by the customer cannot be refunded.

I accidentally placed an order with the wrong shipping address, what should I do? »

Please contact or call 201-806-1827 right away with your order number and let us know the updated shipping address. If the shipment is already in transit or has been returned to our warehouse, the order will be considered as a return and a partial refund will be issued. The return fee will be deducted from the refund.

I have a question about shipping that is not listed above. »

Please call us at 201-806-1827 or e-mail us at

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