Walmart's Online Same-Day Grocery Ready For Prime-TimeWalmart is expanding its same-day online grocery delivery service to more than 40 percent of U.S. households, or 100 metro areas, by year-end as it tries to keep pace with online leader Amazon.com.
Knock Knock...Who's There? Taco Bell And The ColonelAs the big fast food restaurants increasingly see the potential of pushing convenience beyond the drive-thru, Taco Bell and KFC are expanding delivery nationwide in partnership with Grubhub.
Trump Criticizes Post Office, Amazon Over Shipping RatesPresident Donald Trump is criticizing the U.S. Postal Service, saying the agency is "losing many billions of dollars a year" and asking why it is "charging Amazon and others so little to deliver their packages."
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.