AUSTIN, TEXAS – Whole Foods Market is now offering customers with an Amazon Prime membership free, one-hour grocery pickup on orders of $35 or more. Thousands of items including produce, meat and seafood, holiday favorites, everyday staples and other locally sourced items will be available for pickup orders.
To use the new service, Prime members can open the Amazon app or visit www.amazon.com, click the Whole Foods Market tab, select a pickup store location and start shopping. Once they’re ready to check out, they can select a one-hour pickup window and place their order.
When shoppers are ready to pick up their order, they can check in using the Amazon app to let the store know they’re on their way. According to Whole Foods, most customers who check in using the Amazon app before arriving at the store wait about one minute to receive their orders after arriving.
In addition to grocery pickup, Prime members in 2,000-plus cities can receive unlimited free, two-hour delivery on more than 170,000 items from Amazon Fresh and Whole Foods Market on orders of $35 or more.