Instacart Unveils a More Affordable Way to Shop Online With New Features that Help Consumers Save On Groceries

November 15, 2021 Instacart

Instacart, the leading online grocery platform in North America, today announced a number of new features rolling out across the Instacart App that are designed to make online grocery shopping more affordable. From a Deals Tab and exclusive savings for Express members, to a new reduced cost and free delivery option and new Dollar Store Hub destination on the Instacart marketplace, the company is rolling out more ways for customers to save when shopping from their favorite retailers.

Instacart Unveils First Brand Campaign, “How Homemade is Made,” Inviting the World to Share Love Through Food Ahead of The Biggest Food & Family Holiday of The Year

November 15, 2021 Instacart

Instacart unveiled the company’s first integrated brand campaign – “How Homemade is Made” – inviting people to share love through food and celebrate the moments that only happen at home. In the campaign, Instacart spotlights the power of meals to bring people together and reinforces the Company’s unique opportunity to help deliver the ingredients that foster joy and inspiration in ways only Instacart can.

Instacart Makes Appointments to its Board of Directors

November 8, 2021 Instacart

Instacart, the leading online grocery platform in North America, today announced that Meredith Kopit Levien, President and CEO of The New York Times Company, and Lily Sarafan, Co-Founder and Executive Chair of Home Care Assistance, will join the Company’s Board of Directors.

Instacart is Acquiring a Maker of Smart Grocery Carts, Wading Deeper Into Physical Retail

November 3, 2021 CLINT RAINEY, Fast Company

Instacart announced its largest-ever acquisition—of a startup whose technology helps customers who are shopping in person, physically, in stores. As part of a $350 million cash-and-stock deal, Instacart says it’s purchased Caper AI, a maker of smart grocery carts that has also built an Amazon Go-esque cashierless checkout system.

Grocery Outlet Partners With Instacart to Launch Its First Ecommerce Offering

October 25, 2021 Grocery Outlet

The program is set to run for six months across 68 of Grocery Outlet’s California stores. Through Instacart, products from Grocery Outlet’s independently owned and operated stores will be available for same-day delivery. Grocery Outlet will offer daily essentials and staples for same-day delivery via Instacart, allowing customers to get what they need delivered quickly and affordably, while also maintaining the unique in-store treasure hunt experience.