Amazon Expands Grocery Delivery And Pickup From Whole Foods Market To More Cities

Prime members in Annapolis, Cleveland, Louisville, North and Central
New Jersey and Pittsburgh can enjoy delivery in as little as an hour
from Whole Foods Market

Plus, grocery pickup from Whole Foods Market expands to three new
cities including Dayton, Louisville and Omaha

AUSTIN, Texas & SEATTLE–(BUSINESS WIRE)–(NASDAQ: AMZN)—Amazon and Whole Foods Market today launched delivery of
natural and organic products from Whole Foods Market through Prime Now
in Annapolis, Cleveland, Louisville, North and Central New Jersey and
Pittsburgh as well as additional locations in the San Francisco Bay
Area. 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. Now available in 53 cities, the
service launched earlier this year with plans for continued expansion
across the U.S. throughout 2018.

Additionally, curbside grocery pickup from Whole Foods Market expanded
today to three new cities including Dayton, Louisville and Omaha. The
service launched in August and is now available in eight cities with
plans for continued expansion. To enjoy grocery pickup, Prime members
place their order via the Prime Now app and choose the pickup option at
checkout. Customers can choose free pickup in as little as an hour on
orders of $35, or in 30 minutes for $4.99. After arriving at the Whole
Foods Market store, customers park in a designated pickup spot and a
Prime Now shopper will place groceries into their car within minutes.
For customers who tell us they are on their way to the store in the
Prime Now app, groceries will be ready as they arrive.

“Prime Now delivery continues to be a hit with our customers and we’re
excited to introduce the service in five new cities plus more
neighborhoods in the San Francisco Bay Area,” said Christina Minardi,
Whole Foods Market Executive Vice President of Operations. “And for our
customers in Dayton, Louisville and Omaha, we’re thrilled to also offer
the option of grocery pickup. 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 and pickup. Select
alcohol is also available for delivery or pickup to customers in
Cleveland, Dayton, Omaha and the San Francisco Bay Area.

Pickup and delivery from Whole Foods Market are available daily from 8
a.m. to 10 p.m. To learn more about grocery pickup or delivery from
Prime Now, visit www.primenow.com.
Customers can also find out if these services are 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 53 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.

About Amazon

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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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