Target Aims To Boost Same-Day Delivery By Acquiring ShiptTarget plans to boost its same-day delivery capability by paying $550 million for Shipt, its latest move to try to catch up with Amazon.
Best Buy Offers Free Shipping For HolidaysBest Buy is offering free shipping for the holiday shopping season while expanding its same-day delivery service.
Not At Home? Amazon Wants To Come In And Drop Off PackagesWould you let a stranger in your house to drop off a package? Amazon hopes so. The online retailer is launching a service that would allow delivery people to walk into your home to drop off boxes.
Target Bumps Holiday Hiring Up By 40 PercentTarget said that it plans to hire about 100,000 workers for the coming holiday season, up from the 70,000 workers that the company hired a year ago. The seasonal workers will mostly be stocking shelves and fulfilling online orders.
Doctors Talk Miami Woman Through Delivering Baby During StormDoctors were forced to talk a Florida woman through delivering her baby at home while Hurricane Irma's outer bands lashed Miami.
Aldi To Offer Grocery Delivery Service In DallasAldi said that it will offer grocery delivery for the first time in three American cities, including Dallas, by the end of the month. The grocer has partnered with Instacart for the service.
Baby On Board! Healthy Boy Born Mid-FlightA Fort Worth mother captured the moment another woman gave birth on a Spirit Airlines flight from Ft. Lauderdale to Dallas on Saturday night.
Police Deliver Bait Packages To Catch "Porch Pirates"Some police departments are trying new methods to catch brazen criminals known as "porch pirates" -- thieves who steal packages left on doorsteps.
Walmart Testing Store Employee Delivery Of Online OrdersWalmart says it's testing a delivery service using its own store employees, who will deliver packages ordered online while they are driving home from their work shifts.
Walmart Opts For Free, Faster Shipping On NecessitiesWalmart is replacing a program that offered free shipping but had an annual fee with one that has a lower free shipping threshold and faster delivery as it hopes to answer Amazon's powerful Prime membership success.
UPS And FedEx Brace For Free Shipping DayAre UPS and FedEx having trouble meeting record demand this holiday season? While both package delivery giants deny that’s the case, they’re bracing for a spike in traffic following Free Shipping Day.
1 Small Delivery For A Man, 1 Giant Leap For Amazon, DronesAmazon, with drones, aims to make deliveries in 30 minutes or less.