Target offers free two-day shipping
Target is fighting Amazon’s total retail domination by offering free two-day shipping, again raising wages and offering to bring online orders to customers’ cars, the company announced at its annual meeting.
The Minneapolis-based retailer is offering free two-day shipping on hundreds of thousands of items on Target.com with a $35 purchase or when paying with a REDcard. No membership or annual fee is required.
The retailer also will increase the starting minimum wage to $12, according to a news release. Target increased the minimum hourly wage to $11 in late 2017 and said it will raise it to $15 by the end of 2020.
The company said it will rapidly expand Drive Up, a service in