In a calendar already awash in holiday sales news,
Bed Bath & Beyond
announced Tuesday that it would offer same-day delivery. It is another sign that the troubled retailer is looking to up its omnichannel game as part of its turnaround effort.
Bed Bath & Beyond (ticker: BBBY) said its flagship Bed Bath locations and Buybuy Baby stores will offer same-day delivery for a flat-rate fee of $4.99 for orders of more than $39. The company is partnering with Shipt and Instacart, and its products will also be available on these services’ websites.
The move follows the retailer’s offering of contactless curbside and in-store pickup, a result of the Covid-19 pandemic. Bed Bath said digital orders were up 82% in its most recent quarter,