Target’s Shipt announced partnership with home goods retailer Big Lots

Top 100 retailer Big Lots is adding to its arsenal of fulfillment options through a new partnership with same-day shopping and delivery company Shipt.

Shipt, the same-day shopping and delivery subsidiary of Target announced a partnership with home goods retailer Big Lots. Target will use Shipt to support same-day delivery from 1,000 Big Lots stores, adding to Shipt’s catalog of over 160 retail partners.

Big Lots will leverage Shipt for deliveries of small- and midsize home goods, grocery and home decor orders. That includes items such as toys, paper products and small furnishings like chairs. The service will complement Big Lots’ existing same-day delivery offerings for bulkier items like large patio furniture.

“This partnership expands our ability to provide exceptional deals on top brands, surprising finds and best-in-class service to a new community of customers via same-day delivery,” said Bruce Thorn, president and CEO of Big Lots.

With Shipt, Target covers more than 5,000 cities, reaching around 4 in 5 households nationwide. It employs a network of over 300,000 couriers, delivering orders for companies such as Bed Bath & Beyond, Costco, CVS and Office Depot.

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