Whole Foods Market and Instacart on Monday announced a partnership offering customers one-hour deliveries from Whole Foods Market as well as a forthcoming option to place orders through Instacart for pick-up in Whole Foods stores....More
Amazon.com has begun using the U.S. Postal Service to deliver groceries on a trial basis in the San Francisco area, in a potential boost for the online retailer's fledgling but gradually expanding "AmazonFresh" service....More
I was shopping in my local Stop & Shop when I passed an endcap display for laundry detergent. While the detergent specials were enticing, what really caught my attention was a shelf sign jetting out from the display.
The sign had a picture of a car and read, “Turn Your Car into a Cart.”
Popcart is the new brain child of FreshDirect and social recipe network Foodily. The service allows customers to choose recipes from any website and have the ingredients automatically put into a shopping cart for delivery....More
The Kroger Co.’s deal last week to buy online vitamin and health food retailer Vitacost.com should give it an edge on competitors in the upcoming battle for online supermarket sales, analysts say. It’ll also prepare it for a looming battle with Amazon.com....More
Natural products e-tailer AbesMarket.com has launched a program offering a curated selection of product offerings at a $2 price point including shipping, a move it said would help spark initial trial....More
Beginning Tuesday, people in metro Denver can use Instacart, an online grocery delivery service, to order their groceries from King Soopers and Costco and have them delivered in as little as one hour....More