Drizly, The Smartphone App For Fast Alcohol Delivery, Expands Distribution To Brooklyn And Adds Support For Android Devices Legal drinkers in Williamsburg, Fort Greene, Brooklyn Heights, Dumbo, Park Slope and Boerum Hill can now get alcohol delivered in just 20-40 minutes; New Brooklyn users enter WELCOMENY for $10 off orders

BOSTON, March 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Drizly, Inc., the smartphone app for fast alcohol delivery, today continued its American expansion with announcements that it is the first service of its kind to deliver in Brooklyn; and that the Drizly app is now available for Android phones via Google Play.

As a special welcome to Brooklyn, new Drizly users can enter WELCOMENY for $10 off any order.

For consumers of legal age, Drizly is like having a liquor store on their smartphone; with the largest retail delivery network in New York, Drizly is the fastest, most convenient way for consumers in Williamsburg, Fort Greene, Brooklyn Heights, Dumbo, Park Slope and Boerum Hill to get alcohol delivered in just 20-40 minutes.  Products on Drizly even cost the same as they do in the liquor store.

"Why go to the liquor store when the liquor store will come to you for the same price?" asked Nick Rellas, founder and CEO of Drizly.  "After having such success with Drizly's Manhattan launch, rapidly expanding into Brooklyn was a natural.  We are so excited to deliver speed, convenience and selection to the legal drinkers of Brooklyn."

ANDROID USERS IN NYC, BROOKLYN AND BOSTON CAN NOW USE DRIZLY

By some estimates, Android phones made up nearly 80 percent of the smartphone market in 2013; with today's announcement, Android users in every Drizly market - currently Boston, New York City and now Brooklyn - can enjoy convenient alcohol delivery in just 20-40 minutes, all for the same price as in-store.

HOW DRIZLY WORKS IN BROOKLYN

  • Download Drizly to your iPhone.
  • Sign up and add your favorite beverages to your cart.
  • Check out, enter discount codes, pay (same prices as in the store) and tip your driver, all right from the Drizly app.
  • In just 20-40 minutes, you'll have your alcohol.

ABOUT DRIZLY

Drizly is a mobile lifestyle app that is the fastest, most responsible way for smartphone users to get beer, wine and liquor delivered to their doorstep.  Consumers of legal drinking age simply download the app to their smartphone and with a few taps of the finger, the consumer's favorite beer, wine or liquor is on its way, in just 20-40 minutes.  Delivery drivers then authenticate and validate IDs using Drizly technology.  Backed by a world-class group of angel and institutional investors, the company has raised $2.3 million to become the Amazon for alcohol in Boston, New York City and other cities across the United States.

CONTACT:

Kristen Wiltse
KW Communications
978-927-1747

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SOURCE Drizly, Inc.




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