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How Target Cuts Shopping Time In Half

The single most influential business feature that I look for when deciding what company I should shop with is in-store pickup. Yesterday, I discussed how Amazon, and leveraging Amazon Prime, can make your shopping so convenient you might never leave your house again. The only downside to shopping with Amazon, aside from potentially finding a better deal, is you can’t receive your items on the same day as you purchase them. Even if you upgraded your shipping, from the free two-day shipping with Amazon Prime, and got next day shipping, that still means you will have to wait until the end of the following day to receive your items. That’s not convenient or conducive if you just ran out of a bottle of shampoo or conditioner. Yet, it’s also not convenient to park, maneuver through the warehouse and then sit in the checkout lines in Costco. You want to be able to pick something up on your drive home from work, or on the weekend, when it’s convenient for you. I’ll show you why I leverage Target on a regular basis to spend smart and save time for my shopping needs