Same-day Delivery

Technology

Postmates Will Test Delivery Robots on San Francisco Sidewalks

The company says it's the first permit ever granted for sidewalk robotics operations in the city.

Walmart Offers One-Day Delivery on 220K Items

Spend over $35 at Walmart.com and your order could qualify for one-day delivery.

FedEx Will Trial Autonomous Delivery Robots This Summer

The SameDay Bot will deliver smaller packages from select retailers.

Why Uber's Latest Move Could Be Good News for Your Business

The transportation technology giant today officially launched UberRUSH, an on-demand delivery service.

Amazon Launches 1-Hour Delivery in New York City

The company said it will bring the service to additional cities in 2015.

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