Aldi has entered a national partnership with Instacart to add an online-based grocery delivery service.
After a successful pilot program, Aldi will roll out delivery in 35 states by Thanksgiving. The national rollout covers 75 major markets including San Diego, New York City, Miami, Raleigh and Minneapolis.
Aldi said customers will have to option of ordering products including fresh groceries via Instacart for delivery in as little as one hour.
“Aldi is a pioneer and a leader in creating a shopping experience that works with people’s busy lives,” said Jason Hart, CEO of Aldi U.S. “Our partnership with Instacart and the expansion of our e-commerce options are more ways we are meeting the growing needs of today’s shopper, who wants high-quality food at unbeatable prices.”
Apoorva Mehta, Instacart founder and CEO, added, “The response to the Aldi pilot programs in Atlanta, Dallas, Los Angeles and Chicago have been overwhelmingly positive. Bringing delivery to Aldi stores across the U.S. enables Instacart to grow its base of customers and introduce even more people to same-day grocery delivery. We’re excited to work together to further innovate the shopping experience with fast delivery and low prices for Aldi customers.”