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Same-Day Grocery Delivery to Your Home

By Francis Hilario | Philadelphia Business Journal
|  Wednesday, Feb 19, 2014  |  Updated 1:59 PM EDT
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Same-Day Grocery Delivery Arrives

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Starting (Tuesday), people in Philadelphia can get all their groceries within one hour without even setting one foot out the door -- great news considering the amount of snow we’ve gotten over the past few weeks.

Instacart, a same-day grocery delivery service, is giving Philadelphians that opportunity with its recent expansion into the region.

Convenience is a major factor in the company’s business model — customers are able to order from a variety of different grocery stores, which makes last-minute shopping or shopping for a key item even easier.

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However, the idea of providing grocery delivery services is something that’s been done before with services like PeaPod and AmazonFresh. And Instacart knows that. Read more about this story on PBJ.com.

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