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Nutcracker Sweet Gift Baskets Toronto began in the early 1980s, providing gift baskets to the local Toronto area. Our vision has always been to service not only individual gift giving and gift basket needs but the small business and corporate communities as well. Over the years, this vision was realized and the popularity of Nutcracker Sweet Gift Baskets continues to grow. From our corporate headquarters near Sheppard and the Allen, and our express store on the Concourse Level at Scotia Plaza, right in the heart of Toronto’s financial district - we provide gift-giving solutions to meet your needs. A purveyor of fine gifts for 35 years, Nutcracker Sweet Gift Baskets in Toronto makes finding the right personal or corporate gift an easy nut to crack.

With a full complement of divinely decorated homemade gourmet gift baskets that are loaded with tasty treasures, we’re truly the right choice for both holiday and everyday gift giving needs. Winner of numerous awards for creative excellence, Nutcracker Sweet Gift Baskets catalogues keep you up-to-date with out latest offerings – as does our website. You can shop via phone, or order using the online Shopping Basket. For 35 years and counting, Nutcracker Sweet Gift Baskets has been a market leader and trend setter in the gift basket field. We have grown in size and stature since our humble beginnings in 1984. Once located in a small store front on Avenue Road, Nutcracker Sweet now has a corporate location on the Concourse Level of Scotia Plaza and a newly expanded and renovated location on Chesswood Drive (near Sheppard and Allen Road) incorporating over 18,000 square feet of office, retail and warehouse space with ample parking. We are well known for outstanding customer service and the ability to provide gifts that are impressive and statement worthy. The largest companies in Canada turn to Nutcracker Sweet Gift Baskets for their corporate gifting needs.

Servicing Toronto, the province of Ontario, Canada-wide and the continental United States. Our Gift Basket team has adopted a philosophy of creating an easy customer experience.  You can come into our Gift Baskets locations in Toronto, or call at any time. The creative staff make it their mission to give you special service and incredible Gift Baskets and Trays for all occasions.

Gift Basket Expertise

Being in business for 35 years has allowed us to become gift basket experts and a leader in the gift basket industry. We have the vast experience and knowledge to pick up on upcoming trends that are on display at food and gift shows all over North America. Our professional design team is able to create baskets that are elegant, pleasing, diverse and impressive and every year our baskets are distinct from the previous year. This is a task that we take very seriously as we know that our clients require innovation and change. Being a leader in the field, we are committed to providing this service to our clientele.

Get Your Hands On our Catalogue

Our yearly catalogue is much anticipated by our clientele. Over the years, it has increased in size and offerings to give our clientele the most current, trending and stylish gifts. Inside you will find many beautiful and inventive gifts for corporate and home giving. There are many different price points to fit all budgets. The Nutcracker Sweet Catalogue contains baskets that incorporate all sweets and a combination of sweets and gourmet foods. There are also other interesting and inventive containers such as stately towers, useful kitchen equipment and contemporary cheese boards. Other gifts include cute and cuddly baby baskets, fragrant and relaxing spa products, candy jars overflowing with chocolates, candies and caramels and our famous nut and candy trays. There is something for everyone!

We Carry Your Favourite Brands

For 35 years, we have always included the finest quality and well-known brand name products in our gift baskets. It is what our clients expect, look forward to and want. Long time favourites include Lindt and Godiva Chocolates, Cookie it Up cookies, Walkers Shortbread and Wildly Delicious Gourmet products. Over the years, we have introduced many exciting and tasty items such as Charlie & Sam’s Confections, Marich Chocolates, Sheila G’s Brownie Brittle and Camdyn Confections fast becoming client favourites. We are constantly on the look out for new and trending taste sensations that will wow and impress our clients. Many new companies have approached us to put their product in our gift baskets as the exposure is immense. Our buyers regularly visit food shows across North America to choose items that will become next year's favourites!!

Nutcracker Sweet Business Solutions

Let Nutcracker Sweet Business Solutions help you take care of business. Our knowledgeable, creative staff can quickly and efficiently handle any business gift-giving need from a single "thank-you" basket to hundreds of customized gifts. Our goal is to keep your employees happy, make your friends and family smile, and keep your customers coming back! All it takes is one phone call and we take care of the rest. It's that simple.  We customize all our Gift Baskets and can add your comapnies logo and ribbon for a great and personalized Gift Basket experience.

Custom Branding

Add a personalized touch to any gift with custom logo ribbon. Many corporate clients have taken advantage of this service to make their gift choices more reflective of them. It is easy to order and the ribbon is of deluxe quality allowing for company name and/or logo. There are a variety of colours available and almost any logo can be printed on the ribbon. Small and large companies alike have taken advantage of this incredible customization service. We can also incorporate any branded items into a basket i.e pens, mugs, pads of paper, clothes to name a few. Many of our corporate clientele store their branded items at our facility so it is readily available to be used at a moment’s notice for fast and quick turnaround delivery time.

Corporate Partnership

At Nutcracker Sweet, we offer a large and varied selection of gifts for all sorts of gift giving programs. Companies can choose from our catalogue selection of baskets or work with a dedicated Nutcracker Sweet team member to create just the right personalized gift baskets for their corporation or clientele. Personalized gifts are great for business events, out of office meetings, team building events, out of town guests and event favours. We are the go-to gift basket company for each and every occasion—from single orders to hundreds of custom made gift baskets. Nutcracker Sweet is your very own personal executive assistant for gift giving—we strive to make the ordering experience seamless, pleasant and efficient.

Nutcracker Sweet International Gift Baskets

Now you can send your sweetest wishes and corporate gifts and gift baskets to over 30 countries within 48-72 hours with Nutcracker Sweet. Ideal for business or personal gift-giving, our stunning selection of international gift baskets and gifts have been specially designed to include some of the finest gourmet indulgences from around the world. Near or far, gift-giving is always easy with Nutcracker Sweet.

The 30 countries, Australia, Austria, Belgium, China, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hong Kong, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Italy, Japan, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Monaco, Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Singapore, Slovakia, South Africa, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, United Kingdom, within 48-72 hours. Ideal for business or personal gift-giving, our stunning selection of international gifts have been specially designed to include some of the finest gourmet indulgences from around the world. Near or far, gift-giving is always easy with Nutcracker Sweet.

Nutcracker Sweet Baby Gift Baskets

The arrival of a new baby is one of life’s sweetest moments and a reason to celebrate with a baby gift basket from Nutcracker Sweet. All the baby gifts are filled with a wonderful and lovely assortment of cuddly bears, baby soft and luxurious blankets, 100% cotton sleepers, cherished and favourite books by Dr. Seuss and Robert Munsch and toys to stimulate baby’s senses and attention. Many famous brand names include Gund, Melissa & Doug, Lego, Little Tikes to name a few. There are many adorable containers and toys that are keepsakes well after all the baby booty has been enjoyed. The Mini Muskoka Chair is one of these amazing gifts that will be used for years to come. A pint sized version of the ubiquitous muskoka chair made out of pine. It is ready to be painted, stained or left as is to be enjoyed indoors or outdoors. Add a keepsake bow with the baby’s name as wonderful memento for the parents.

Nutcracker Sweet Environment Choice

Delivery Service Nutcracker Sweet Gift Baskets provides gift delivery service to Toronto, the GTA, Ontario, Canada and the USA. Most of the deliveries are right here in Toronto and the GTA including Mississauga, Richmond Hill, Thornhill, Scarborough, Markham, Vaughan, Concord, Brampton to name just a very few. We offer same day delivery service to all of these places (and more) when your order is placed in the early morning of that day. This same day delivery service is hand delivered to the recipient by the end of the day. So if you forgot someone’s birthday or special occasion, Nutcracker Sweet can deliver on that same day and make you look like you had planned it all well in advance! Nutcracker Sweet Gift Baskets can deliver between the Windsor and Quebec City corridor using reliable courier services within 2 business days. Nutcracker Sweet Gift Baskets can deliver to the rest of Canada using reliable courier services within 3-5 business days. Nutcracker Sweet Gift Baskets can deliver to the USA using reliable courier services within 2-7 business days. No matter where your gift has to go, we can get it there for you looking like it just left our facility!

Return Policy

If Nutcracker Sweet's merchandise arrives damaged, we would be happy to replace it. In order to take care of this, the damaged merchandise must be returned to the Nutcracker Sweet store within 30 days of you receiving it. If food baskets are not damaged, they are not returnable or refundable. This is due to health and safety concerns. All other kinds of non-perishable gifts may be exchanged by the recipient, however, a refund can only be given to the purchaser.

Privacy And Security

At nutcrackersweet.com, we respect our Gift Baskets customers' privacy and have instituted policies intended to ensure that your personal information is handled in a safe and responsible manner.

Some functions and services offered through our site require that you provide certain personal information. For example, when you order a product, we will need your postal and email addresses. Your personal information will not be used for anything outside the normal functions of the site (order processing and fulfillment) and will not be shared with non-affiliated third parties.

Our on-line registration forms offer you the option of electing to receive periodic email or special offers from nutcrackersweet.com and its partners and affiliates. If you do not wish to receive such email or offers, you need only uncheck this option. If you want us to stop sending you correspondence at any time, just let us know via email.

Is on-line ordering with nutcrackersweet.com really secure? Yes, on-line ordering with nutcrackersweet.com is totally secure. Nutcracker Sweet employs the highest levels of SSL (Secure Socket Layer) encryption, the Internet standard for information security. All credit card and billing information that you submit on nutcrackersweet.com is encrypted and is secure.

Is my credit card number secure? Yes, any credit card and billing information that you submit on nutcrackersweet.com is encrypted using the highest levels of SSL encryption, the internet standard for information security. Your credit card number is obscured after it is validated and used for the credit card transaction. This means that once the credit card transaction is complete, your credit card number is never displayed on a web page, stored in our site or transmitted by email.

How do I know if a website is secure? There are several ways to confirm that a web page you are viewing is secure. If the site uses SSL encryption, as nutcrackersweet.com does, then you can see either a locked padlock or an unbroken key near the bottom of your browser window.

You will also note that the Internet address of the web page, typically displayed near the top of your browser will begin with "https://" rather than simply "http://" (e.g. "https://www.nutcrackersweet.com/...). This extra "s" indicates the use of a secure server. 

We reserve the right to substitute goods of equal or greater value. All products and brands are trademarks of their respective companies.

Nutcracker Sweet Celebrates Serving You With Wonderful Gifts Baskets

What our customers say

  • Prabhjot Gharial
    a week ago
    Amazing service!! This is what I bought from there and itโ€™s worth the price.
  • NivMizzet13
    a week ago
    Often the measure of quality of service comes when things don't go smoothly. I placed an order for delivery of a gift, and the driver had some difficulties due to geography, and also incorrect date/times given. The company kept in touch with us, and corrected everything without incident. Quality customer service!
  • Marina Arzanova
    a month ago
    An absolutely fantastic ordering experience with Nutcracker Sweet! Everyone was very nice which made my ordering process painless and fast;) I love their basket selection! I have already looked through the new catalog for Christmas gift ideas! I will order again 100%! P.S. Thanks for the wonderful custom postcard and ribbon๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿผ๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿผ๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿผ
  • Crystal
    a month ago
    Great customer service! They were very helpful in answering my questions regarding to custom baby baskets. Would recommend !
  • Sabrina Kassam
    2 months ago
    Love this place! I use them to send baskets to friends and family. Never been disappointed! They go above and beyond to make sure everything is done beautifully. Highly recommend! :)
  • abbas0190 naqvi
    2 months ago
    Wonderful. Cheap place to park on weekends. Amazing open 24/7. Close to all downtown core. User friendly garage. A Lovely place.
  • Farzana Murji
    2 months ago
    Received a gift basket for my baby girl. Loved it!! Everything inside was great quality and so cute. She has used every single item from the basket. Definitely recommend it.
  • Mimma Grossi
    3 months ago
    I have had great experiences ordering from Nutcracker! They have prepared last minute orders for me many times, with amazing quality and service. I wouldn't order from any other basket place.
  • Chen Victor
    10 months ago
    Good location. But itโ€™s difficult to park my F150 there, a lot of sharp turns down there.
  • Linda W
    a year ago
    $13 for weekend, not bad for downtown. There were many available spots. You have to go down a curvy spiral for many levels to reach the parking spots.
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