Amazon Prime executive Greg Greeley leaves the company

Mar 07, 2018, 00:02
Amazon Prime executive Greg Greeley leaves the company

Amazon and Whole Foods Market have expanded free two-hour delivery of the grocer's natural and organic products via Prime Now to Atlanta and San Francisco. It thus began offering delivery of goods from Whole Foods, however, this service was initially offered in select neighborhoods of Austin, Dallas, Cincinnati, and Virginia Beach. Customers can go online or use the Prime Now app available on Android and iOS devices. In addition, San Francisco customers can order alcohol through Prime Now service. If you're like to get your groceries within one hour, you can pay an additional $8 to get them faster.

The service offers free delivery on any order over $35 for Prime members, with a $7.99 delivery fee available for orders under that.

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It is a part of Amazon's wide move into the grocery business, which was more powerful past year when it bought Whole Foods Market for $13.7 billion.

About a month after Amazon started offering products from Whole Foods Market to Prime members through Prime Now in four locations, the company has expanded the service to Atlanta, Georgia and San Francisco, California.

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French boss Frederic Duval said to French paper Journal du Dimanche that "food is a strong development axis for Amazon".

The deal is potentially damaging for grocery delivery startup Instacart, which is worth over $3 billion itself and has partnered with Whole Foods for years.

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