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5 Grocery Delivery Services

Home Grocery Delivery is About More Than Convenience. It Can Be Economical, Too.

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How much time do you spend each week on grocery shopping? One way to save time is to use a grocery delivery service to have groceries delivered right to your home or office.

Before you discard this idea as being too costly, consider this:

  • Having your groceries delivered can prevent unnecessary spur-of-the-moment purchases.
  • Placing one large order per month with all your non-perishable goods can dramatically shorten the length of your weekly grocery shopping trips.
  • The time you save may actually be worth more to you than the cost of the grocery delivery charge.
The following companies offer home delivery:

1. Peapod

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  • 1-800-5-PEAPOD (1-800-573-2763)
  • Offers grocery delivery in CT, IL, MA, RI, NY, NJ, DC, MD, VA, WI
  • The minimum order is $50.00
  • Delivery fees range from $6.95 to $9.95

2. Safeway

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  • Offers grocery delivery in AZ, CA, MD, OR, VA, WA, and DC
  • The minimum order is $50
  • Typical delivery fees range from $4.95-$9.95

3. Netgrocer

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Logo courtesy of Netgrocer.com
  • Ships groceries throughout the United States via FedEx
  • Shipping rates vary according to region

4. We Go Shop

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  • Offers grocery delivery in many locations throughout the U.S.
  • Each local delivery group is responsible for setting its own fees
  • Delivery charges vary, but the average is about $25 for $150 of groceries

5. Fresh Direct

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Logo courtesy of FreshDirect.com.
  • Offers grocery delivery in the New York Metropolitan area
  • The minimum order is $50
  • Delivery fees range from $2.99 to $9.99 per order
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