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.
The Clock Is Ticking -- 1st Holiday Shipping Deadline TodayWe gave you fair warning -- now it's down to the wire to get those gifts in the mail. Today is the first holiday shipping deadline for the United States Postal Service (USPS) and other delivery services.
Amazon Expands Delivery Network With Cargo PlaneAmazon has unveiled its first branded cargo plane, one of 40 jetliners that will make up the e-commerce giant's own air transportation network as it takes more control of its delivery process.
Ahead Of Amazon Prime Day, Wal-Mart Tries To Move InWal-Mart is trying to get a jump on Amazon's second annual sales bonanza. The world's largest retailer is offering a free 30-day trial on its two-day unlimited shipping service, and an extra month free for paying members.
Everyone Loves Same-Day Delivery, Until They Have To PayEveryone likes the idea of same-day delivery. But who wants to pay for it? That's the problem merchants face as the busy holiday shopping season approaches.
Fort Worth Based BNSF To Invest $5 Billion In Its Railroad BNSF plans to invest $5 billion in its railroad this year, including $900 million to expand capacity in the Northern Plains where crude oil shipments are surging.
Post Office Expects Busiest Day Of The YearMillions are expected to head to the post office today to mail out their Christmas gifts and cards, making this the busiest day of the year for the USPS.
Amazon.com Developing Delivery DronesAmazon.com says it's considering using drone aircraft for deliveries. The online retailer says it's working on its Prime Air project in its research and development labs.
FedEx Facing Record Shipping DayWith Cyber Monday expected to bolster online sales, FedEx is expecting a record day for shipping packages across the world.
Amazon Hiring For North Texas Distribution Centers Positions
First Stamping Press Shipment At GM Arlington PlantThe General Motors plant in Arlington took a major step forward today in its plant expansion. The first shipment of gigantic equipment, that will be used to stamp out components for GM full-size SUVs, arrived at the Arlington plant.
Wise County Suspects Arrested For Marijuana ShipmentsThree men suspected of shipping and transporting large quantities of high THC level marijuana from California to Texas have been arrested in Wise County.