An offer of free shipping does not necessarily go hand in hand with a guarantee of holiday delivery, says Manish Rathi, a co-founder of consumer gadget review site Retrevo.com. Gap, for example, had a Dec. 15 deadline for free shipping orders to arrive by Christmas Eve. For standard shipping, its deadline is Dec. 17 at 11:59 p.m. EST. Check for deadline information on the site’s “shipping and delivery” page, which is usually located in its customer service section... Click Here to read more.
December 17, 2009