Prime Now customers in Los Angeles can now enjoy delivery from local
restaurants, including Umami Burger, Baby Blues BBQ, Wokcano, Hurry
Curry of Tokyo, Feast from the East, John O’Groats Restaurant, and many
Free delivery for a limited time on all restaurant orders
SEATTLE--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov. 10, 2015--
Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ: AMZN) today announced that Prime Now, the
company’s one-hour delivery service, has expanded in Los Angeles to
include delivery from local restaurants, including Umami Burger, Baby
Blues BBQ, Wokcano, Hurry Curry of Tokyo, Feast from the East, John
O’Groats Restaurant, and many more. Prime members in Los Angeles can now
enjoy delivery from their favorite local restaurants, as well as
delivery on tens of thousands of items from Amazon and local stores such
as Sprouts Farmers Market, Bristol Farms, Sprinkles Cupcakes, Erewhon
Organic Grocer and 99 Ranch Market.
Using the Prime Now mobile app, Prime members in Los Angeles can view
participating restaurants, browse menus, place orders, track the status
of their delivery, and watch in real time as an Amazon delivery driver
travels from the restaurant to their delivery address. Food is delivered
in an hour or less.
“Los Angeles is known for great local restaurants with cuisines from
around world,” said Gus Lopez, general manager, Amazon Restaurants.
“We’re excited to offer Amazon Prime customers in Los Angeles a fast and
convenient way to enjoy some of the city's best restaurants without
having to stand in line or brave the traffic.”
Starting today, restaurant delivery on Prime Now is available in select
Los Angeles zip codes and will expand in the coming days. Prime members
can download the Prime Now app or visit amazon.com/primenow to enter
their zip code and see if Prime Now is available in their area. In zip
codes where restaurant delivery is available, customers will see
Restaurants on the home page.
“Restaurant delivery on Prime Now makes it possible to enjoy Umami
Burger even if you don’t have time to swing by and pick it up yourself,”
said Meghan Dwyer, Umami Burger. “With just a few taps of the phone and
the Prime Now app, customers can order their favorite menu items, like
our original Umami burger and truffle fries, and have it delivered right
to their door in less than an hour.”
“Whether you're craving our Smokin’ Wings, Baby Back Ribs or Brisket,
you can now place an order directly through the Prime Now app and have
our unique, made-from-scratch experience delivered in less than an
hour,” said Liz Gulash, Baby Blues BBQ. “We are excited to offer new and
existing customers yet another convenient way to enjoy Baby Blues BBQ.”
Restaurant delivery on Prime Now offers customers transparent
pricing—there are no menu markups or hidden service fees, and delivery
on all orders is free for a limited time. Customers pay using the
information already stored in their Amazon account and orders are backed
by Amazon’s award-winning customer service.
To learn more about Prime Now, and to download the mobile app, visit amazon.com/primenow.
For restaurants interested in working with Prime Now, please contact email@example.com.
More to Prime
Amazon Prime is an annual membership program
for $99 a year that offers customers unlimited Free Two-Day Shipping on
more than 20 million items across all categories, unlimited Free
Same-Day Delivery on more than a million items in 16 metro areas,
unlimited streaming of tens of thousands of movies and TV episodes, more
than one million songs, more than one thousand playlists and hundreds of
stations with Prime Music, early access to select Lightning Deals all
year long, free secure, unlimited photo storage in Amazon Cloud Drive
with Prime Photos and access to more than 800,000 books to borrow with
the Kindle Owners’ Lending Library. In addition, Prime members in select
cities receive one and two hour delivery through Prime Now on tens of
thousands of items through a mobile app. Not a member? Start a free
trial of Amazon Prime at amazon.com/prime.
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