Amazon Prime Now To Deliver Groceries From Whole Foods

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Amazon announced the start of their free 2-hour delivery for orders over $35 from Whole Foods Market  through Prime Now.


The company noted in a press release that Prime customers in Austin, TX., Cincinnati, Dallas and Viriginia Beach will be able to use Prime Now to get “fresh produce, high quality meat and seafood, everyday staples and other locally sourced items from Whole Foods Market.”

“We’re happy to bring our customers the convenience of free two-hour delivery through Prime Now and access to thousands of natural and organic groceries and locally sourced favorites. Together, we have already lowered prices on many items, and this offering makes Prime customers’ lives even easier,” said John Mackey, Whole Foods Market co-founder and CEO, in the release.

During Amazon’s recent purchase of Whole Foods they have cut prices on fruit, yogurt and other items. They also sells Kindle e-readers and Echo devices in some stores.

The company said that delivery is available from 8 a.m. to 10 p.m. and that two-hour delivery is free, while one-hour delivery will cost $7.99. Both which require a purchase of $35 or more.