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Nov 04, 2014, 09:55 ET

FreshDirect Launches Brand Partnerships Platform

 Leading online fresh food grocer, FreshDirect has announced the launch of an extensive brand partnerships platform to connect brands with the...

Aug 05, 2014, 15:48 ET
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FreshDirect And Foodily Join Forces To Launch Popcart

 Leading online fresh food grocer FreshDirect and Foodily, the world's largest social recipe network, announced today the launch of Popcart,...

Jul 22, 2014, 14:44 ET

Larry Scott Blackmon Named Vice President, Community and Government Affairs at FreshDirect

 FreshDirect, a leading online fresh food grocer, announced today that it has named Larry Scott Blackmon Vice President, Community and...

Jun 10, 2014, 15:05 ET
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Michael Brizel Named Executive Vice President & General Counsel At FreshDirect

 FreshDirect, a leading online fresh food grocer, announced today that it has named Michael A. Brizel Executive Vice President & General...

Mar 04, 2013, 12:31 ET

Bronx Community Groups Make Case For FreshDirect

 Six Bronx-based community organizations today voiced their support for online grocer FreshDirect as it works to resolve litigation standing in...

Oct 17, 2012, 10:25 ET

FreshDirect Survey Finds 57 Percent of Dieticians Credit Indulgent Foods For Nutritional Success

Fifty-seven percent of dietitians reveal they wouldn't be able to have nutritional success without an occasional indulgent meal where taste is the...

Oct 16, 2012, 10:18 ET

FreshDirect Announces Plans To Hire 200 New Employees Over Next 3 Months

 Online grocer FreshDirect today announced plans to hire at least 200 new employees for various positions over the next three months in an...

Sep 25, 2012, 10:44 ET

FreshDirect.com Groceries Arrive at Philadelphia's Door Step, October 1, 2012

FreshDirect, a leading online retailer of fresh foods and grocery items, announced today that the company will officially launch in Philadelphia,...

Oct 10, 2011, 10:00 ET

FreshDirect Now Serving Busy Families in Nassau County, Long Island

FreshDirect, New York City's premier online grocer, is now helping busy families in Nassau county communities, surrounding the Long Island...

May 16, 2011, 11:28 ET

FreshDirect Appoints Jason Ackerman Chief Executive Officer

FreshDirect today announced that the Board of Directors has unanimously named Jason Ackerman, FreshDirect founder and CFO, as Chief Executive...

Mar 28, 2011, 12:51 ET

FreshDirect Easter & Passover Meals Start at $12

Move over frozen appetizers and party packs, FreshDirect offers chef-prepared Easter and Passover meals that are made fresh daily and delivered...

Feb 16, 2011, 09:33 ET

FreshDirect Launches KidPower™ - A New Line of Freshly Prepared, All-Natural Kids Meals

FreshDirect, New York City's premier online grocer, today announced the launch of KidPower™, a unique line of kids meals, designed by Chef...

Feb 14, 2011, 09:00 ET

FreshDirect Now Delivers to Bergen County; Newest Addition Continues Expansion into New Jersey

FreshDirect, a leading online grocer, today announced the addition of New Jersey's Bergen County to their delivery zones.  Known for their...

Nov 08, 2010, 09:00 ET

FreshDirect Announces New and Exclusive Bourbon Heritage Turkey and Martha Stewart Turkey; Opens 2010 Thanksgiving Online Store

FreshDirect, New York City's premier online grocer, today announced the launch of their Thanksgiving online store, full of exclusive and new...

Oct 19, 2010, 09:44 ET

FreshDirect Launches New Line of Frozen Entrees

FreshDirect, New York City's premier online grocer, today announced a brand-new line of Frozen Entrees. With this new line, FreshDirect continues...

Oct 12, 2010, 09:49 ET

FreshDirect Redesigns 4-Minute Meals Department; Launches Foodie Fantasy Sweepstakes

FreshDirect, New York City's premier online grocer which has long helped customers save time and money, today announced a new shopping experience...

Sep 30, 2010, 10:09 ET

FreshDirect Expands Further Into New Jersey; Orders Now Accepted for Delivery in Essex County; Union County Deliveries Available November 1

FreshDirect, a leading online grocer, today announced the addition of 29 new communities in New Jersey's Essex and Union counties in October and...

Jun 07, 2010, 11:00 ET

Fresh From the Farm, Direct to You

Turn off the alarm clock and sleep in. Your weekly early morning dash to the Farmer's Market for fresh salad greens and pasture-raised eggs has...

May 24, 2010, 11:30 ET

FreshDirect Expands its Office Food and Beverage Delivery Service

FreshDirect At The Office, the office food and beverage delivery service division of the leading online grocer FreshDirect, is now delivering to...

May 17, 2010, 10:00 ET

FreshDirect Expands Presence in Connecticut Market with its Arrival in Stamford

Continuing its expansion into Connecticut, FreshDirect, the leading online grocer, announced that beginning May 17, it is adding Stamford to the...