National Free Shipping Day is an annual event celebrated on December 14 each year. On National Free Shipping Day, people will shop in large and small merchants that offer free shipping with guaranteed delivery on Christmas Evening. On Free Shipping Day, companies around the world will give you the opportunity to do your holiday shopping without any shipping fees and leave your holiday dollar going further.

History of National Free Shipping Day

Free Shipping was created in 2008 by Luke and Maisie Knowles in the United States of America. This day is mainly aimed at helping the people who hate fights in the crowd at the mall on holidays and reducing the shipping fees on holidays. In 2009, more than 3.5 Lakhs in sales through In every subsequent year, the participation of merchants has been developed. And in 2010, Maisie Knowles talked with Time Magazine Blogger about the role of Free Shipping as a tool of promotion by saying, “I saw a trend of Free Shipping offers on the holidays having a less threshold than the last years, we are seeing more number of merchants offering free shipping on many orders.”

National Free Shipping Day

In 2010, the official site saw nearly 317000 unique visitors. Online shoppers have spent 942 million dollars to make Free Shipping Day the 3rd highest-paid day of 2010. In 2011, Free Shipping Day became a billion-dollar holiday with 1.072 billion dollars in sales, followed by 1.01 billion dollars in 2012. In 2013, Maisie Knowles changed the format of Free Shipping Day to include only merchants that could guarantee delivery by Christmas Evening. Again, in 2013, 863 million dollars in sales were increased to 926 million dollars in the event.

Other Celebrations on December 14

December 14 is also celebrated as

How to Celebrate National Free Shipping Day

There are several ways to celebrate the day. Without the stress of battling holidays in crowded malls or instead of paying excessive shipping fees, just be comfortable on your couch and get ready with your credit card. Then, start shopping for everyone in the family on that day. Some websites have listed out their stores that participate in that day. You can make a list of stores you want to purchase from. Share your thoughts on social media about National Free Shipping Day by using the hashtag #FreeShippingDay.

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