According to a press relase from Publix Supermarkets, same-day home delivery of groceries will come to Macon's Publix supermarkets sometime in the next five months through Instacart, a website and app that hires shoppers who "hand pick items and deliver them straight to the customer's door." Other markets that will roll out delivery include Albany, Augusta and Savannah.
"Publix, the largest employee-owned grocery chain in the U.S., and Instacart, the technology-driven, on-demand grocery delivery service, announced today plans to strengthen their relationship with a plan to bring same-day grocery delivery to all Publix customers.
Publix and Instacart joined forces to bring same-day grocery delivery to customers in July 2016 via delivery.publix.com and instacart.com. Since then, customers have embraced the service...Publix, with Instacart, is expanding the existing service over the next five months to bring Publix grocery delivery to markets in:
Alabama (Birmingham, Dothan, Huntsville, Mobile and Montgomery)
Florida (Cape Coral, Crestview, Ft. Pierce, Gainesville and Panama City)
Georgia (Albany, Augusta, Macon and Savannah)
North Carolina (Asheville, High Point, Wilmington and Winston-Salem)
South Carolina (Charleston, Greenville, Hilton Head Island, Myrtle Beach and Spartanburg)
By 2020, Publix and Instacart are committed to offering same-day home delivery from all Publix market areas.
Read Publix Supermarket's news release in its entirety click HERE
Publix and Instacart is already being used in Atlanta and the cost for the service is $149 a year or $14.99.
To learn more about Publix and Instacart's Same Day Delivery click HERE