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

Posted: Dec 15 2016, 2:06am CST | by , in News | Holiday Gift Guide

 

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

Over 1,100 online stores will offer free shipping without limit on Friday, December 16.

Free Shipping Day 2016 has grown out of nothing into a thing. In the past couple of years Free Shipping Days has evolved into one of the biggest online sales day by volume.

Participating online stores Free Shipping Day event are supposed to offer free shipping on all orders with delivery by Christmas Eve. There is supposed no limit. Several stores offer free shipping without limits all season long. There will be more savings on Free Shipping Day as the over 1,100 retailers supporting Free Shipping Day 2016 compete to stand out.

Watch out for special coupons and discounts to be unveiled at freeshippingday.com on Friday, December 16 at 12:01am ET.

Participating stores in the National Free Shipping Day include big stores like Target and JCPenney. The bulk though are smaller stores and stores of brands. At these stores are the biggest savings to be found. Popular stores in the Free Shipping Day 2016 include Saks, Neiman Marcus, UGG, Guess, CrutchField, SuperDry, CAT, The Honest Company, Acer and Sonos. All stores supporting Free Shipping Day are listed on the Free Shipping Day site.

You won't find Amazon participating at the Free Shipping Day. There is no need as Amazon.com offers free shipping all year round through the Prime Membership. 

The Free Shipping Day is a 24 hour event starting at 12:01am ET on Friday December 16. The timing is well chosen as the Holiday shipping cut of times are approaching fast.

The Free Shipping Day is a marketing idea, similar in origin as Cyber Monday. In 2008 Luke Knowles and his with his wife put together the first Free Shipping Day. The sales volume of Free Shipping Day passed $1 billion the first time in 2011. Since 2013, Free Shipping Day requires the no limit free shipping in time for the Holidays.

Find the latest deals on Holiday gifts and guides in the Holiday Gifts 2016 coverage. Holiday shoppers can find all information needed to find Hatchimals and Nintendo NES Classic in time for Christmas.

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