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We see retailers continue to tinker with the formula for fast delivery, as it’s an increasingly important piece of the ecommerce experience.
For those trying to get a handle on the variety of methods offered by the carriers, we’ve prepared a handy shipping method overview.
FedEx Priority Overnight – Next-business-day delivery by 10:30 a.m. Monday–Friday, with Saturday pickup and delivery also available for an additional charge.
FedEx 2Day – By 4:30 p.m. in 2 business days. Monday–Friday, with Saturday pickup and delivery available in many areas for an additional charge.
FedEx Express Saver – Delivery to businesses by 4:30 p.m. and to residences by 8 p.m. in 3 business days. Monday–Friday, with Saturday pickup and delivery available in many areas for an additional charge.
FedEx Ground – 1–5 business days within the contiguous U.S. Monday–Friday. Delivery is by the end of the business day.
FedEx Home Delivery – 1–5 business days within the contiguous U.S. Tuesday–Saturday. Delivery is between 9 a.m. and 8 p.m.
FedEx SmartPost – Based on your average …