Amazon is making it easier for customers to get free shipping with their orders, regardless of whether they subscribe to its Prime service. Brett Molina from USA Today looks at what’s changed.
The tech giant lowered the minimum amount required to earn free shipping to $35. Amazon was originally offering a minimum of $49 on orders in order to snag free shipping. Orders with $25 or more of eligible books also qualify. In a statement, Amazon says more than 50 million items qualify for free shipping.
Orders that qualify for free shipping arrive in 5 to 8 business days once all items are ready to go out.
Read the full post in USA Today.