Watch your back, Amazon Prime — 2-day shipping may soon go the way of the dinosaur. Target is officially gearing up to dominate super-speedy shipping in 2018, starting with the launch of a same-day service.
Same-day delivery has been in Target's sights for a while now. They in summer 2017 that delivers pantry essentials in major metro areas like Chicago and Philadelphia. Then, they upped the ante, first by back in December 2017, .
Now, the wait is over. that starting in February, customers will be able to stock up on essentials (grocery, toiletries, and so on) online or via the . Instead of using a distribution center to deliver the product, your cart will be assembled by an in-store shopper and delivered to your door within hours.
Roll-out of the same-day delivery service will begin in Alabama, Florida, Georgia, North Carolina, South Carolina, and Tennessee. If that doesn't include you, never fear — that Target intends to expand the program to roughly half of its stores within the next few months. Same-day delivery will in Birmingham, AL and South Florida on February 1st.