Tag: delivery services

News & Trends

Instacart buys e-commerce tech provider Rosie

September 8, 2022

Via: Retail Dive

Instacart’s purchase of Rosie continues its push to diversify beyond its origins and image as a delivery services provider for grocers. In a sign of the significance of the acquisition, Rosie’s staff will take the lead in developing Instacart’s strategy […]


FedEx outlines peak surcharges for Ground, Express that will extend into 2022

August 17, 2021

Via: Retail Dive

FedEx is pushing current surcharges, focused on Express and Ground home delivery services, to higher levels during peak season as shippers fight for limited space in parcel carriers’ networks. The additional handling and oversized surcharges will rise from $3.50 to […]

Retail Types, Stores, Suppliers

Macy’s to make same-day delivery free in 30 markets, for a limited time

September 19, 2019

Via: Retail Dive

Amazon’s move toward one-day delivery for Prime members may have spurred Macy’s to drop the $8 fee it usually charges for same-day delivery. Perhaps in a subtle dig at Amazon’s offer (which is available only to Prime customers who pay […]


Amazon, NRF forge new group to lobby around USPS

August 3, 2018

Via: Retail Dive

This new group is a diverse one, with retail and retail-adjacent companies that are natural rivals coming together in support of a postal system that is often criticized as a drain on taxpayers. With e-commerce growing, USPS service is even […]

Retail Types, Stores

Walmart opening FedEx Office locations in 500 stores

March 21, 2018

Via: Retail Dive

A FedEx Office partnership gives shoppers one more reason to go to a Walmart in addition to food concessions, check-cashing services and even legal services in some locations. It could also help the retail giant realize omnichannel ambitions. Expect more […]