Overstock.com opens warehouse in Pa. in time for holiday

Overstock.com has opened a distribution center in Jonestown, Pa., just in time for the holiday rush. The new operation means faster fulfillment of orders. Shipping products from the Jonestown facility will provide orders to customers from Maine to Florida within two days of order shipment.

"We are focused on the quick and efficient delivery of products to our customers at the best prices possible," said Overstock.com chairman and CEO, Patrick M. Byrne. "With the addition of this new Jonestown warehouse, Overstock.com can now provide even faster delivery to our eastern United States customers."

Initially, the Jonestown warehouse brings 15 jobs to the area with additional jobs forthcoming as operations scale throughout the next few years. Overstock.com's primary warehouse will remain in Salt Lake City, Utah.

Shipping is free to all Overstock.com customers for orders of $50 or more. Shipping on orders under $50 is $2.95, regardless of how many items are ordered. Members of Club O, Overstock.com's loyalty program, receive free shipping and at least 5% in reward dollars on all purchases, 15% in reward dollars on book purchases and 25%in reward dollars on select products. Club O memberships are available for $19.95 per year and are free to members of the United States Armed Forces.