Small businesses looking to delivery products to their clients faster may be interested to know that Fedex has recently expanded its same day delivery service. Known as FedEx SameDay City, the ability to delivery any item the day it is order will now expand to over 1,800 cities across the US, making it available to more than 34 million people in over 30 markets nationwide.
This is also good news for Fedex. “FedEx Office, the printing and shipping service retail chain that provides an outlet for FedEx Express and FedEx Ground shipping, cites Business Intelligence that estimates the value of merchandise delivered to consumers via same-day courier service will reach $4.03 billion by 2018. As this value grows, your small business stands to benefit greatly by establishing same-day fulfillment from store to your customers’ homes.”
The new offer will include the following options for businesses:
- Priority service: available seven days a week, with pickup and delivery in as little as two hours,
- Standard service: pickup and delivery in four hours from origin to destination, Monday through Friday,
- Economy service: also offered Monday through Friday, with delivery by end of the day,
- Route service: a custom, same-day service for regular pickup and deliveries at multiple locations.