Target, Shipt announce same-day delivery from Target to Portland
Shipt and Target announced they will begin same-day delivery of more than 55,000 groceries, essentials, home, electronics, toys and other products from Target to Portland, Maine residents beginning August 21. This launch marks the first time Shipt will be available to Maine residents, giving more than 130,000 households across the state access to products delivered by Shipt in as little as one hour. New Portland-area Shipt members who sign up before Aug. 21 will receive an annual membership for $49. Through this partnership, Target plans to offer same-day delivery of the in-store assortment of groceries, essentials, home, electronics, toys and other products from the majority of its stores by the holiday season. By the end of the year, the service will be available to 65 % of U.S. households across 180 markets, reaching a total of 80M households, and in 2019, same-day delivery will expand to include all major product categories at Target.