Giant Food Stores in Carlisle, Pennsylvania, is partnering with its sister company, Peapod, to expand online grocery shopping and delivery in the Reading, Birdsboro, and Temple, Pennsylvania, communities.
Customers and businesses in the following zip codes can now take advantage of Peapod grocery delivery: 19508, 19560, 19601, 19602, 19604, 19605, 19606, 19607, 19608, 19609, 19610 and 19611.
Residents and businesses can visit peapod.com or Peapod’s mobile app to shop for fresh fruits and vegetables, seafood, meat and dairy as well as best-selling national brands and Giant private label products, all of which can now be delivered to their home or workplace. Peapod also delivers a wide variety of meal solutions such as ready-to-cook meal kits, chopped produce and rotisserie chickens.
Matt Simon, Giant VP of marketing, said, “The Reading market is important to our growth, and Peapod is a great addition that will help us meet the evolving needs of our customers.”
Peapod offers several shopping features, including a filter tool that enables shoppers to personalize their searches with 16 different features specific to nutrition preferences, including gluten free, nut free, vegetarian, organic and Non-GMO. It also offers sorting tools that allow shoppers to sort products easily by qualities such as unit price and sodium, sugar or fat content.
“We’re able to create a personalized and curated shopping experience that helps busy consumers find what they’re looking for with just a few clicks,” said Walt Lentz, Peapod’s acting president. “This ease of use has been core to growing our business by double digits in the region for the last three consecutive years.”
Giant BonusCard customers can automatically view their past in-store purchases for fast ordering, and along with Peapod’s thousands of weekly specials, Giant shoppers can also use store coupons online. In addition, customers can earn Giant Gas Extra Rewards and A+ School Rewards for their online purchases. Groceries can be delivered as soon as the next day after the order is placed. First-time Peapod customers receive $20 off their first order and 60 days free delivery.
Giant Food Stores has more than 170 stores in Pennsylvania, Maryland, Virginia and West Virginia.