Prime members in 38 cities can now enjoy delivery in as little as an
hour from Whole Foods Market
AUSTIN, Texas & SEATTLE--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sep. 12, 2018--
(NASDAQ: AMZN)— Amazon and Whole Foods Market today launched delivery of
natural and organic products from Whole Foods Market through Prime Now
in Charlotte, Las Vegas, Memphis, Nashville, New Orleans, Oklahoma City,
Phoenix, Raleigh, Seattle, Tucson and expanded to additional
neighborhoods in New York City, Los Angeles and Dallas/Ft. Worth.
Starting today, Prime members in those cities can shop through Prime Now
for thousands of bestselling items including fresh produce, high-quality
meat and seafood, everyday staples and other locally sourced items from
Whole Foods Market and enjoy delivery in as little as an hour. Now
available in 38 cities, the service launched earlier this year with
plans for continued expansion across the U.S. throughout 2018.
“Prime Now delivery continues to be a hit with our customers and we’re
excited to introduce the service in ten new cities plus more areas of
New York, Los Angeles and Dallas/Ft. Worth,” said Christina Minardi,
Whole Foods Market Executive Vice President of Operations. “It’s just
another way we’re making it even easier for more customers to enjoy
Whole Foods Market’s healthy and organic food.”
Prime members can shop thousands of items across fresh and organic
produce, bakery, dairy, meat and seafood, floral and everyday staples
from Whole Foods Market available for delivery. Select alcohol is also
available for delivery to customers in New York City, Los Angeles,
Charlotte, Dallas/Ft. Worth, Raleigh and Seattle.
Delivery from Whole Foods Market is available daily from 8 a.m. to 10
p.m. To learn more about grocery delivery from Prime Now, visit www.primenow.com.
Customers can also find out if delivery is available in their area by
saying, “Alexa, shop Whole Foods.”
Prime Members Shopping Whole Foods Market
Prime members shopping Whole Foods Market can take advantage of benefits
available year-round, like deep discounts on select popular products and
an additional 10 percent off hundreds of sale items. Eligible Prime
members also receive 5% Back on Whole Foods Market purchases when using
the Amazon Prime Rewards Visa Card. They can also use Prime Now to
receive grocery delivery in as little as an hour in 38 cities, or
grocery pickup in as little as 30 minutes in select cities, with more to
come in 2018. Plus, shopping Whole Foods Market via Prime Now is even
easier with Alexa – members can add items to their Whole Foods Market
cart by simply saying “Alexa, add eggs to my Whole Foods cart,” when
they are ready to checkout, they can just say “Alexa, check out my Whole
Foods cart,” then they can checkout using the Prime Now app and choose
pickup or delivery.
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About Whole Foods Market
For 39 years, Whole Foods Market has been the world’s leading natural
and organic foods retailer. As the first national certified organic
grocer, Whole Foods Market has over 470 stores in the United States,
Canada and United Kingdom. Whole Foods Market has been ranked one of the
“100 Best Companies to Work For” in America by FORTUNE magazine for 20
consecutive years. To learn more about Whole Foods Market, please visit media.wfm.com.
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