Statement from Michael Dykes, D.V.M., IDFA President and CEO, on USDA Update to the SNAP Thrifty Food Plan

Thrifty Food Plan, which will increase the average SNAP benefit by $36.24 per person, per month, or $1.19 per day, according to USDA.”

United Fresh Statement on USDA’s Re-Evaluation of the Thrifty Food Plan

United Fresh released the following statement regarding the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) re-evaluation of the Thrifty Food Plan, used to calculate Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) benefits.

The Giant Company Now Accepting SNAP Benefits for Online Grocery Shopping in PA

August 5, 2021 The GIANT Company​ 

The GIANT Company today announced Pennsylvania customers who participate in the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) will now be able to shop online for both grocery pickup and delivery via GIANT Direct and MARTIN’S Direct using their Pennsylvania EBT ACCESS card.

Instacart and ALDI Announce New Pilot For EBT SNAP Online Payment to Increase Access to Same-Day Grocery Delivery and Pickup

October 23, 2020 Instacart

Instacart, the North American leader in online grocery delivery, today announced its Electronic Benefit Transfer and Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (EBT SNAP) integration in partnership with ALDI, one of America’s fastest growing retailers. For the first time, EBT SNAP participants will be able to access fresh food and pantry staples from ALDI via Instacart’s same-day delivery and pickup services.