|You Asked, We Listened - Free Shipping Everyday at Macy's|
Beginning January 26, macys.com launches free shipping everyday on purchases of $99 or more, with no end date and no promotional codes required
NEW YORK, Jan 25, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Shopping online for the perfect gift or the season's next must-have items just got easier at Macy's (NYSE:M). Beginning Jan. 26, 2011, macys.com will launch free shipping everyday on purchases of $99 or more and $8 flat fee shipping for orders less than $99 (with some exclusions). Featuring a broad assortment of apparel for him, her and the kids, as well as jewelry, home products and more, macys.com is the one-stop shopping destination for great fashion and value. With the commencement of free shipping on items over $99, Macy's online customers will enjoy this great customer service initiative that delivers another magical benefit, with no promotional codes required to experience.
"Macys.com has become one of the most successful online shopping destinations for apparel, jewelry, accessories, cosmetics, gifts and home products," said Peter Sachse, chief marketing officer of Macy's. "In response to requests from our loyal customers, we are implementing this extremely user-friendly shipping policy that does not require special codes and is available every day of the year, not just during promotional periods or holidays. We think our customers will enjoy the savings and convenience of this special offer."
With this new hassle-free shipping policy, Macy's becomes one of a select few national retailers to offer free shipping within the United States. The shipping savings also extend to beauty products, with free shipping for purchases of over $50. In addition, to make the shopping experience convenient for customers spending less than $99 on apparel, jewelry and home goods, macys.com will implement an $8 flat-fee shipping process to deliver these goods (with some exclusions). Additionally, most items purchased on macys.com can be easily returned by mail or to a Macy's store, with original proof of purchase.
The free shipping policies are subject to the minimum purchase amounts outlined and do not include gift wrap charges, purchases of gift cards or tax. The policy only applies to standard shipping to one location and may be applied to premium and overnight shipping for an upgrade fee. Additionally, the free shipping offer does not apply to Coach, furniture, rugs, mattresses, items shipped to US territories or APO/FPO addresses, Macy's store purchases or prior purchases. Due to size and/or weight, certain items will bear a shipping surcharge.
Macy's, the largest retail brand of Macy's, Inc., delivers fashion and affordable luxury to customers at more than 800 locations in 45 states, the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico and Guam. Macy's stores and macys.com offer distinctive assortments including the most desired family of exclusive and fashion brands for him, her and home. Macy's is known for such epic events as Macy's 4th of July Fireworks(R) and the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade(R), as well as spectacular fashion shows, culinary events, flower shows and celebrity appearances. Building on a 150-year tradition, Macy's helps strengthen communities by supporting local and national charities that make a difference in the lives of our customers.
For Macy's media materials, images and contacts, please visit our online pressroom at www.macys.com/pressroom.