Attention all last-minute holiday shoppers: You might have missed the deadline to get your online orders delivered free by Christmas, but you still have plenty of options — even if you want to do online shopping as late as Christmas Eve.

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  Attention all last-minute holiday shoppers: You might have missed the deadline to get your online orders delivered free by Christmas, but you still have plenty of options — even if you want to do online shopping as late as Christmas Eve.

Plenty of retailers now let customers buy items online and reserve them for in-store pickup at no added charge. For those who can’t or won’t schlep to the store, certain retailers also offer same-day delivery.

Courier service Postmates is best-known for delivering restaurant meals but also will pick up orders from retailers that include Urban Outfitters, Best Buy and Sephora when placed through the Postmates app. Delivery fees on retail purchases vary, depending on the order size and distance a courier travels, and there’s also a 9 percent service fee. Orders often can be delivered in about an hour, as long as the customer’s desired retailer is open.

The company sees “a huge influx in usage during December,” said Postmates spokeswoman April Conyers.

Postmates sees extra purchases from retailers, including drugstore orders for items like batteries and wrapping paper, Conyers said — potentially from customers who thought ahead on their actual gifts but forgot the pesky yet necessary add-ons, or simply didn’t want to brave the winter weather to visit the store.

Waited until Christmas Eve? At Macy’s, the deadline for same-day delivery is 10 a.m., three hours before the usual cutoff. It charges $5 more for same-day delivery than the standard ground shipping fee. That means a Macy’s customer spending less than $99 online can get same-day service for half what they’d pay for express shipping, which would deliver purchases in two days.

Last year, Deliv was fielding twice as many same-day orders in the week around Thanksgiving as it had been earlier that fall. That figure rose steadily through the week before Christmas, when Deliv saw nearly six times as many orders, said Ingrid Bekkers, Deliv’s head of marketing. The company saw a similar bump around Thanksgiving this year and expects order volume to continue growing.

“We’re seeing this massive group of people procrastinating who are getting used to two-day delivery,” Bekkers said.

Macy’s sees an uptick in same-day delivery orders during the holidays, but it’s hard to tell how much of that comes from frantic last minute gift-givers rather than the overall holiday shopping rush, said spokeswoman Andrea Schwartz.

The caveat in all this: Holiday-shopping laggards can’t count on access to a retailer’s entire selection. Same-day delivery and in-store pickup of online orders are typically only an option when an item is in stock at the customer’s chosen store or a nearby location.

But for the truly desperate, an even later Christmas Eve deadline comes from the retailer that trained customers to expect procrastinator-friendly shipping: Amazon.

Some consumers who are part of Amazon’s Prime program can order certain items through Amazon Prime Now as late as about 10 p.m. Christmas Eve with free two-hour delivery. Prime Now doesn’t include Amazon’s entire catalog, though it will deliver a range of gift items and toys. Its recommended deadline for same-day orders needed before Christmas is 9:30 a.m. Dec. 24.