A Walmart package is unloaded from a trailer to be sorted at a FedEx ground hub in Hagerstown, Maryland.
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Walmart said it will drop its online shipping minimum for customers who belong to its membership program, Walmart+.
Starting Friday, Walmart+ members will get free next-day and two-day shipping — even if they have just one item from the company’s website in their basket. Walmart typically requires customers to spend $35 or more to get free shipping.
“Customers have been clear – they want this benefit,” Walmart’s Chief Customer Officer Janey Whiteside said in a news release. “Being able to toss an item into your cart, regardless the total, and…