Prime Now offers Whole Foods delivery in Wilmington

Prime Now offers Whole Foods delivery in Wilmington
FILE- In this Feb. 8, 2018, file photo, Amazon Prime Now bags full of groceries are loaded for delivery by a part-time worker outside a Whole Foods store in Cincinnati. Amazon, known for bringing items to shoppers' homes, is adding a curbside pickup option at Whole Foods for Prime members. The Whole Foods move announced Wednesday, Aug. 8, 2018, is the latest by Seattle-based Amazon.com Inc. since it took control of the grocery chain a year ago. (AP Photo/John Minchillo) (Source: John Minchillo)

WILMINGTON, NC (WECT) - Amazon and Whole Foods Market announced Wednesday that the companies are expanding delivery services to customers in Wilmington.

Prime members will be able to order items through Prime Now and get the items in as little as an hour. Thousands of Whole Foods Market items will be available, including select alcohol products.

“With our goal to cover as many Prime customers as possible with this new service in Wilmington, N.C., our coverage is expansive,” said Tanvi Patel, Head of Business Development for Prime Now. “Today we’re excited to reach customers from Montague in the north, to Kure Beach in the south, and from Delco in the west to Figure Eight Island in the east.”

This service is now available in 88 cities in the United States and will continue to expand throughout the remainder of the year.

Prime Now delivery from Whole Foods Market is available daily from 8 a.m. to 10 p.m.

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