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May 1, 2008 at 9:05 AM EDT
Overstock.com Mother's Day Delivery Cut-Off Dates

SALT LAKE CITY, May 1 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Overstock.com, Inc. (Nasdaq: OSTK) has set its order cut-off times for delivery by Mother's Day. All merchandise that is marked with a Mother's Day icon is eligible for free shipping and guaranteed to arrive by May 10, just in time for Mother's Day*.

Order deadlines are as follows:
Standard Ground Shipping* Tuesday, 5/6/08 @ 01:59 AM (EDT)
2-Day Shipping* Wednesday, 5/7/08 @ 01:59 AM (EDT)
Next-Day Shipping* Thursday, 5/8/08 @ 01:59 AM (EDT)

Order deadlines for Fresh Flowers are as follows:
Order by 1:59 AM (EDT) on 05/06/08 for delivery by 05/08/08 or sooner+
Order by 1:59 AM (EDT) on 05/07/08 for delivery by 05/09/08 or sooner+
Order by 1:59 AM (EDT) on 05/08/08 for delivery by 05/10/08 or sooner+

+Note: Fresh Flower orders may take up to two business days to process, but when shipped they will be sent for next-day delivery. Fresh Flowers are only shipped out Monday through Thursday.

*Guarantee Disclaimer:

The May 10, 2008 delivery guarantee is contingent upon Overstock's receipt of correct delivery information.

All items within the "Books, Movies, Music & Games" department are not guaranteed for delivery by May 10, 2008.

Items with specific shipping restrictions as denoted on the product page are not guaranteed for delivery by May 10, 2008. This includes all oversized items, custom framed art, magazine subscriptions, and any other products with extended shipping time frames.

Orders shipped to Alaska, Hawaii, P.O. boxes, and APO/FPO are not eligible for expedited shipping and are not guaranteed to arrive by May 10, 2008.

About Overstock.com

Overstock.com, Inc. is an online retailer offering brand-name merchandise at discount prices. The company offers its customers an opportunity to shop for bargains conveniently, while offering its suppliers an alternative inventory distribution channel. Overstock.com, headquartered in Salt Lake City, is a publicly traded company listed on the NASDAQ Global Market System and can be found online at http://www.overstock.com.

Overstock.com(R) is a registered trademark of Overstock.com, Inc.

This press release contains certain forward-looking statements within the meaning of Section 27A of the Securities Act of 1933 and Section 21E of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934. Such forward-looking statements include, but are not limited to, statements regarding cutoff and delivery dates. Our Form 10-K for the year ended December 31, 2007, our subsequent quarterly reports on Form 10-Q, or any amendments thereto, and our other subsequent filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission identify important factors that could cause our actual results to differ materially from those contained in our projections, estimates or forward-looking statements.

SOURCE Overstock.com, Inc.

CONTACT:
Media, Kirstie Burden,
+1-801-947-3116,
kburden@overstock.com,
or
Investors, Kevin Moon,
+1-801-947-3282,
kmoon@overstock.com,
both of Overstock.com, Inc.

Web site: http://www.overstock.com