Amazon brings same-day delivery to more cities, including New York, Philadelphia, and Dallas
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Amazon is getting serious about same-day delivery: today the company rolled out its instant-gratification service across more US cities including New York City, Philadelphia, Washington, DC, Baltimore, Dallas, and Indianapolis. That’s in addition to Los Angeles, Phoenix, San Francisco, and Seattle locations where Amazon has already been offering same-day item drop-offs.
The speedy deliveries cost Prime members $5.99, an extra charge that covers all items in a single order. It’s a bit more expensive for non-subscribers, however. They pay $9.98 for the first item and $0.99 for each additional one, so the convenience of same-day delivery demands a higher premium if you’re not paying Amazon $99 for Prime. Orders must be placed by noon to…