Lucky Supermarkets launches Instacart delivery

Lucky Supermarkets has kicked off online grocery delivery with Instacart at 21 stores in the San Francisco Bay area. The Save Mart Cos. chain said same-day delivery service is available through stores under the Lucky and Lucky California banners in Castro Valley, Concord, Danville, Dublin, El Cerrito, Foster City, Livermore, [...]

2019-05-06T21:37:12+00:00May 6th, 2019|Tags: , |

Instacart’s new $7 billion valuation is a bet on the future of grocery delivery — not a wager against Amazon

As Amazon has ramped up its Whole Foods grocery delivery service to 48 cities across the U.S., a common narrative has followed: The Seattle e-commerce giant will dominate in the grocery industry as it has done in other categories of online retail. But some investors continue to bet that there’s [...]

2018-10-16T15:49:22+00:00October 16th, 2018|Tags: , |

Kroger plans major expansion with Instacart

The Kroger Co. is ramping up online grocery delivery coverage through a major expansion of its less than year-old partnership with Instacart. The companies said Thursday that they plan to bring Instacart same-day delivery to another 500 Kroger Co. supermarkets by late October, which will make the service available at [...]

2018-08-31T15:52:08+00:00August 31st, 2018|Tags: , |