Free Shipping Day 2016: Date, Stores and Everything You Need To Know

Free Shipping Day 2016: Date, Stores and Everything You Need To Know

Free Shipping Day 2016: Date, Stores and Everything You Need To Know

With Free Shipping Day coming up on Friday, December 16, it's perfectly reasonable to question why this retail holiday still exists. Started in 2007, Free Shipping Day is a one-day, online shopping event in which participating retailers offer free shipping and guaranteed Christmas delivery on all orders they receive that day. Eastern on December 16, 2016 on the Free Shipping Day website. All stores supporting Free Shipping Day are listed on the Free Shipping Day site. Last year, sales totaled $1.48 billion, a 21.5% increase over 2014.

Remember, most stores now offer "ship to store" as a free option.

Retailers interested in participating can submit their information through the merchant sign-up form. In the past couple of years Free Shipping Days has evolved into one of the biggest online sales day by volume. "Harry & David, Russell Stover, Mrs. Fields and GourmetGiftBaskets.com will all be offering a minimum of free shipping on all orders, saving shoppers $15 to $25 or more on delivery fees".

Rex Ryan sticks with QB Taylor; focuses on Bills facing Browns
Add in 62 yards receiving, Bell accounted for 298 of Pittsburgh's 460 yards, and he single-handedly outgained Buffalo's 275 yards. The cold-weather, run-heavy, classic Steeler game suits the Michigan State product well, coach Mike Tomlin said.

Hate paying for shipping when you buy things online? FreeShipping.com was the first program to offer free shipping on virtually every online purchase, and its 10% cash-back benefit is the industry leader in consistent cash-back offers.

You won't find Amazon participating at the Free Shipping Day.

Free Shipping Day was really something. back when nobody offered free shipping. Embracing that reality will help them better compete with rivals of all sizes for the loyalty of millions of consumers.

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