SAN FRANCISCO, June 12, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- The Stop & Shop Supermarket Company LLC and Instacart, Inc., the technology-driven, nationwide on-demand grocery delivery service, today announced plans to bring same-day delivery to Stop & Shop customers in the city of Boston.
Stop & Shop customers can use instacart.com or the Instacart app to fill their virtual carts with their favorite Stop & Shop products, select a delivery window – within one hour, two hours or up to seven days in advance – and Instacart's shoppers will do the rest!
"Our new partnership with Instacart is yet another example of how Stop & Shop is continuously searching for ways to serve our shoppers, helping them to save money, save time and eat well," said Mark McGowan, President of Stop & Shop. "With Instacart, we are adding to our pick-up, self-checkout and other options to bring convenience to a new level."
"Instacart has always been about bringing customers' favorite stores directly to their doors," said Nilam Ganenthiran, Instacart's Chief Business Officer. "Stop & Shop is loved by its customers and we are excited to bring added convenience to them."
About Stop & Shop The Stop & Shop Supermarket Company LLC employs over 61,000 associates and operates 419 stores throughout Massachusetts, Connecticut, Rhode Island, New York and New Jersey. The company helps support local communities fight hunger, combat childhood cancer and promote general health and wellness - with emphasis on children's educational and support programs. In its commitment to be a sustainable company, Stop & Shop is a member of the U.S. Green Building Council and EPA's Smart Way program and has been recognized by the EPA for the superior energy management of its stores. Stop & Shop is an Ahold Delhaize company. To learn more about Stop & Shop, visit www.stopandshop.com.
About Instacart Instacart helps people cross grocery shopping off their to-do lists with just a few clicks. Customers use the Instacart website or app to fill their virtual shopping cart with items from their favorite, local stores and Instacart connects them with shoppers who hand pick the items and deliver them straight to their door. Founded in San Francisco in 2012, Instacart has quickly scaled to over 60 markets nationwide and partnered with retailers across the United States, including popular national chains as well as local, regional grocers. By combining a personal touch with cutting-edge technology, Instacart offers customers a simple solution to save time and eat fresh food from the most trusted grocery brands. Instacart is the only grocery service that can meet today's on-demand lifestyle by delivering in as little as one hour. First delivery is free at www.instacart.com.