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Target's Making Same-Day Delivery Easier for Its Online Shoppers

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DATE POSTED:June 14, 2019

Target (NYSE: TGT) has added another way to get your order through its online website delivered the same day you click the "buy" button. Customers can now elect to have items delivered to their homes within hours of ordering straight from Target's website.

The move is a slight change from Target's existing same-day shipping capabilities, offered through its Shipt subsidiary. Target acquired Shipt in late 2017 and quickly added all of its stores and dozens of new retailers to Shipt's website. Previously, customers could only order items from Target for same-day delivery through Shipt's website.

Customers now have the option of ordering straight from Target.com, and instead of paying Shipt's $99 annual fee, customers can elect to pay a one-time $9.99 delivery charge. The move makes Target.com more competitive with Amazon (NASDAQ: AMZN) and Walmart (NYSE: WMT) among customers who need their orders fast. It may also increase customer loyalty.

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