BELLEVUE, Wash. -- Amazon.com took a 35% stake in HomeGrocer.com last week, raising the ante in the increasingly competitive on-line home-shopping game. The move provides the Internet grocery-shopping and home-delivery service with the capital for an expansion into California this summer. In addition to the expanded coverage area, the on-line grocer will revamp its site, www.homegrocer.com, in June to provide on-line selling suggestions based on buying history and preferences, much as ...
REGISTER TO VIEW THIS ARTICLE - Register for a Free Account
Registering for content on Supermarket News will give youINSTANTaccess to invaluable articles and media content that industry professionals rely on. You will have access to our special reports, feature articles, and industry analysis. It’sFREE, easy and quick. What are you waiting for!In addition you will also receive a complimentary copy of SN's salary survey sent to you by email.
Attention Paid Print Subscribers: While you have already been grantedfreeaccess to SNwe ask that youregister now.We promise it will only take a few minutes! Or visit your profile and add your print magazine account number and zip code.