Amazon Prime members are now able to order same-day shipping and one-day shipping on more than 10,000 items, including Whole Foods Market products, reports Food & Wine. The service extends to select Whole Foods 365 brand products, meat, and alcohol, with a 2-hour delivery service offered to Prime members.
There is a minimum purchase of $35 on qualifying items available for same-day or one-day shipping, if the service is available in the area. An order placed before noon for same-day shipping can arrive later in the day, but after the noon cut-off, the package will arrive the next day with one-day shipping.
Amazon is also looking to compete in the restaurant food delivery space. Amazon Restaurants is currently available in 25 cities and delivery is free for purchases of $40 or more; otherwise, delivery starts at $2.99, according to the report. Full Story