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Jun 25, 2014, 10:00 ET

Peapod.com Teams With New Jersey Classrooms To Fight Hunger

 As the school year comes to a close, Peapod, the country's leading online grocery service, is proud to announce results of a successful...

Nov 08, 2013, 10:00 ET

Peapod by GIANT opens new fulfillment center

 Leading Internet grocer Peapod, LLC., and supermarket chain GIANT Food Stores today announced the recent opening of a new facility in...

Nov 04, 2013, 13:03 ET

Sustainable Seafood: Good For Our Oceans, Great On Your Menu

 Peapod, the nation's leading online grocer, has had a long-standing commitment to advancing sustainable grocery options for shoppers. ...

Apr 23, 2013, 12:24 ET

Family-to-Family Joins Peapod by Stop & Shop to Welcome Hurricane Sandy Families Home

 As the six month anniversary of Hurricane Sandy approaches, Family-to-Family, Inc. (www.family-to-family.org) along with Peapod...

Jan 24, 2013, 13:57 ET

2013 Is International Year For Quinoa

No matter where you go or who you talk to at this time of year, people are changing their diets and cooking mindsets to stay on track with...

Dec 12, 2012, 11:49 ET
PEAPOD, THE COUNTRY'S LEADING ONLINE GROCER, LAUNCHES HOLIDAY TURKEY BOWLING GAME TO HELP STRIKE OUT HUNGER.  (PRNewsFoto/Peapod)

Peapod, The Country's Leading Online Grocer, Launches Holiday Turkey Bowling Game To Help Strike Out Hunger

 Peapod, the country's leading online grocery service, announced today its Holiday Turkey Bowling – Strike Out Hunger initiative to...

Oct 31, 2012, 13:32 ET

Old-World Twists For New Turkey Tastes This Thanksgiving

 For more than 30 years, Peapod's Tony Stallone has been the chef du jour for his family's Thanksgiving celebration.   While...

Oct 01, 2012, 10:41 ET
Peapod.com launches virtual grocery stores at more than 100 train stations from Boston to D.C. and in Chicago.  Commuters can scan and shop for groceries with their smartphones at billboards like this one on a platform in Hoboken, N.J.  (PRNewsFoto/Peapod)

Peapod.com Is First in U.S. to Launch Virtual Grocery Stores

Peapod.com, the nation's leading Internet grocer, announced today the launch of more than 100 virtual grocery stores at commuter rail stations in...

Aug 13, 2012, 15:10 ET

Peapod Teams Up With Harvest Moon Farms To Deliver 'CSA' Produce This Summer

Community Supported Agriculture (CSA) is a great concept if the agriculture can get to the community.  "The biggest problem we have with...

Jul 18, 2012, 11:54 ET

Peapod.com Named As Top Money-Saving Site To "Tame Grocery Bills" By Consumer Reports

 While weekly trips to the grocery store are a time-honored tradition, tens of millions of consumers across the country are eating up the idea...

May 04, 2012, 09:56 ET
Peapod, the nation's leading Internet grocer, has placed a virtual grocery store in Chicago's highly traveled State and Lake Station Tunnel.  Not only is Peapod the first in the nation to pilot this on-the-go, virtual store concept, but it's also the first company to mount a "tunnel takeover" ad campaign of this magnitude in Chicago.  (PRNewsFoto/Peapod)

Peapod Transforms Chicago's State And Lake Tunnel Into Virtual Grocery Store

 While many a grocery list has been scribbled during a train commute, now, for Chicago's more than one million weekly train passengers,...

Oct 27, 2011, 11:59 ET

Statement From Peapod Regarding South Loop Incident

"Peapod is investigating the arrest of one of its drivers in connection with an incident involving a customer. Peapod considers the safety of its...

Sep 27, 2011, 06:35 ET
Peapod by GIANT truck passing by the Philadelphia Museum of Art.  (PRNewsFoto/Peapod)

Peapod by GIANT Introduces Online Grocery Shopping and Delivery Service to Greater Philadelphia

Peapod, the country's leading online grocer, today announced the introduction of Peapod by GIANT service to Philadelphia, Delaware and Southern...

Sep 12, 2011, 11:54 ET

Peapod Celebrates 20 Millionth Delivery With a Commitment to Hunger Action Month

Peapod is celebrating its 20 millionth delivery by coordinating hunger-relief efforts in the communities it serves. The online grocer has partnered...

Sep 08, 2011, 11:15 ET

Peapod by Stop & Shop Expands Charitable Programs to Help Local Food Banks; Launches First Virtual Food Drive for Hunger Action Month

Peapod, the country's leading online grocer, is contributing to Feeding America's National Hunger Month by launching a Virtual Food Drive in its...

Apr 25, 2011, 13:42 ET

Peapod Expands Chicago's Best Selection of New Bakery and Gluten-Free Products

Leading Internet grocer Peapod has new offerings to add to its Chicago's Best department.  The Chicago's Best department features a group of...

Mar 14, 2011, 09:15 ET

Peapod by Stop & Shop Delivers Fresh Grocery Option to Manhattan

Peapod, the country's leading online grocer, today announced it has expanded its Peapod by Stop & Shop service in Manhattan, offering residents...

Jan 11, 2011, 07:00 ET

Peapod Expands App Offering With New App for iPad

Today, Peapod, the leading online grocer, announced it is now offering its popular app for the iPad. Building on the success of PeapodMobile, which...

Nov 19, 2010, 09:45 ET

Peapod Provides Free Thanksgiving Day Meals to 20 Chicago Fire Houses

In the spirit of Thanksgiving, Peapod, the nation's leading internet grocer, will give away $6000 worth of holiday dinners to Chicago fire...

Nov 09, 2010, 09:40 ET

At Thanksgiving, Peapod Drivers Get On-the-Job Weight Training

Peapod, the leading online grocer, and its team of drivers expect to deliver more than 140,000 pounds of turkeys in the Northeast this...