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Naming a step in a process is difficult when two options with very different meanings exist -

  1. Delivery
  2. Pick-up

If you are choosing delivery obviously you could use 'Delivery Address' or something.

If you are choosing pick-up you could use simply 'Pick-up confirmation' or something.

But if you wanted a one or two word way to describe the step of choosing one of the options and then entering an address or something what would it be?

  • How is this being used? If this is an online form, you would just use a menu or radio buttons to choose between them, you don't need a common term. – Barmar Jan 22 '15 at 18:03
  • Imagine a 'wizard' where the steps are defined and the name of the step would describe the action you will take. When that step is chosen you would then pick your option in a form like you mentioned. – PW Kad Jan 22 '15 at 18:04
  • See mypizza.com/restaurants/ma/arlington/02474/… There's no label for the pickup and delivery buttons. – Barmar Jan 22 '15 at 18:04
  • Use Delivery Method which could then have choices of "Delivery" and "Pick-up" – Jim Jan 22 '15 at 18:05
  • @Jim That does sounds feasible, I wonder if there is any other word beside 'Delivery' that would be synonymous, just curious. – PW Kad Jan 22 '15 at 18:08
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"delivery option" or "delivery method". These would parallel "shipping option" or "shipping method", respectively, if you are collecting that information as well. (Likewise with "payment option" or "payment method", where they specify which kind of credit card.)

Be consistent.

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