LOUISVILLE, Colo., Aug. 3, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Door to Door Organics, a leading natural and organic online grocer, today celebrated the start of its second annual Shop Online for Groceries Month. Door to Door Organics created the campaign in August 2014 in an effort to acknowledge loyal customers and increase awareness about the benefits of online grocery shopping. The promotion received tremendous accolades and earned a spot in Chase's 2016 Calendar of Events, marking the second Friday of August annually as Shop Online for Groceries Day.
"We are proud of the response that Shop Online For Groceries Month received last year and grateful for the acknowledgment in Chase's Calendar of Events," said Chad Arnold, CEO of Door to Door Organics. "This campaign helped raise awareness about this innovative industry and how it's changing the way people shop for food. We are excited to make it an annual event and hope that it will continue to highlight the immense benefits of online grocery shopping."
Consumers can participate in Shop Online for Groceries Month in a variety of ways. In the 13 U.S. states and 55 cities where Door to Door Organics currently operates, the online grocer is marking Shop Online for Groceries Day on Friday, August 14. On this day, Door to Door Organics customers are encouraged to explore new recipes and foods while learning more about the local farmers and food artisans in their community.
Door to Door Organics is also celebrating Shop Online for Groceries Month with a sweepstakes on Facebook that is simple to enter for anyone who lives in an area where Door to Door Organics delivers. Existing customers and fans can enter daily from Aug. 3 through Aug. 16 for a chance to win $1,000 in free groceries. All new Door to Door Organics customers also will be given a discount code to save $10 on their first order.
By shopping online in minutes and skipping a trip to the store, Door to Door Organics customers create more time to do the things they love. Consumers say they have an average of 82 minutes of daily free time and that they spend about 69 minutes shopping for their family each week, according to a recent survey of 1,100 consumers conducted by 72 Point Inc. and commissioned by Door to Door Organics.
Founded in 1997, Door to Door Organics currently operates in 13 markets and 55 cities. Since its establishment, Door to Door Organics has made more than 2 million deliveries.
About Door to Door Organics
Door to Door Organics is an organic, online grocery service empowering its customers with new, easier ways to shop, plan and cook family meals, and to make healthier food choices that also support their local communities and the environment. The company delivers fresh, high-quality, organic, natural and local food directly to homes and offices throughout the West, Midwest and East Coast.
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