SAN BERNARDINO, CALIFORNIA, 2017-Mar-06 — /EPR Retail News/ — To provide added convenience and accommodate the evolving needs of its customers, Stater Bros. Markets is proud to announce the expansion of Instacart online grocery ordering and home delivery service in Orange County.
Instacart’s online grocery ordering and delivery service has gone from operating out of one Stater Bros. supermarket location in Orange County to 26 Stater Bros. Orange County supermarket locations enabling Instacart to expand its service to residents in 74 zip codes throughout the area.
“Partnering with the best, most beloved local grocery retailers is a key cornerstone of our business,” said Nilam Ganenthiran SVP Business Development, Instacart. “From the onset of operating our grocery ordering and home delivery service through Stater Bros.’ Costa Mesa location, our customers have been thrilled to shop with Stater Bros. and have been asking for more Orange County coverage. We look forward to broadening our service area to reach new Orange County markets such as Huntington Beach, Laguna Beach and Anaheim,” Ganenthiran further added.
Customers living in the areas that Instacart services will find the same everyday low prices and exceptional quality online that customers enjoy while shopping in Stater Bros. supermarket locations throughout Southern California.
“With over 80 years behind our name, Stater Bros. trusted brand is centered on great quality, everyday low prices and exceptional customer service,” stated Pete Van Helden, President and CEO of Stater Bros. Markets. “Now our valued customers can enjoy that same great quality and take advantage of our everyday low prices while shopping from the convenience of their home. The aggressive expansion of Instacart demonstrates Stater Bros. ongoing commitment to accommodating our valued customers’ needs” Van Helden concluded.
Stater Bros.’ customers can access Instacart home delivery service by visiting https://www.instacart.com/stater-bros. All Instacart orders must exceed $10.00. The delivery fee is $5.99 for delivery within two hours, and $7.99 for delivery within one hour for orders exceeding $35.00.
Instacart’s delivery service includes the following zip codes: 90631, 90680, 92602, 92603, 92604, 92606, 92610, 92612, 92614, 92617, 92618, 92620, 92622, 92626, 92627, 92629, 92630, 92637, 92643, 92646, 92647, 92648, 92649, 92651, 92653, 92655, 92656, 92657, 92660, 92661, 92662, 92663, 92677, 92683, 92688, 92691, 92692, 92694, 92697, 92701, 92703, 92704, 92705, 92706, 92707, 92708, 92780, 92782, 92801, 92802, 92804, 92805, 92806, 92807, 92808, 92821, 92823, 92831, 92832, 92833, 92835, 92840, 92841, 92843, 92844, 92861, 92865, 92866, 92867, 92868, 92869, 92870, 92886 and 92887.
In addition, Stater Bros. recently announced the construction of a full-service “Blue Ribbon” Supermarket to serve the Orange County community of Tustin Ranch. The Tustin Ranch location is expected to open in fall 2017.
Instacart allows people to order groceries online by connecting them with personal shoppers who hand pick items at customer’s’ local, favorite stores and deliver straight to their doors. Founded in San Francisco in 2012, Instacart has quickly scaled to 28 metropolitan areas across the US and partnered with dozens of grocery retailers. By combining a personal touch with cutting-edge technology, Instacart offers customers a simple solution to save time and eat fresh food from the grocery brands they trust. Instacart is the only grocery service that can meet today’s on-demand lifestyle by delivering in as little as one hour. First delivery is free at www.Instacart.com.
About Stater Bros. Markets
Stater Bros. was founded in 1936 in Yucaipa, California, and has grown steadily through the years to become the largest privately owned Supermarket Chain in Southern California and the largest private employer in both San Bernardino County and Riverside County. The Company currently operates 169 Supermarkets, and there are approximately 18,000 members of the Stater Bros. Supermarket Family. For more information, visit staterbros.com.
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