Walmart Grocery Delivery
The ability to order groceries online and have them delivered to your front door is a popular service that consumers have shown a willingness to use. Many companies are now offering their own versions of grocery home delivery services, including Amazon Fresh, Instacart, Shipt and Peapod. Walmart, the global retailer, has entered the marketplace with Walmart Grocery delivery services.
Service Areas Covered By Walmart Grocery Delivery
Walmart has retail stores and Walmart Neighborhood stores located throughout the country, so this allows them to offer options for people placing orders through the Walmart online grocery. The first option is picking up the completed order at one of their local stores, and the second option is to have the order delivered to your home or apartment.
The only areas of the country where Walmart grocery delivery is not, as of yet, available are the states of Montana and Wyoming and the New England region. The company projects it will be able to reach 40 percent of the nation’s households with its delivery services by the end of the year.
Prices With Walmart Grocery Delivery
You will not see a difference in the price you pay for food, groceries and other items ordered through the online Walmart grocery. Their online prices for delivery are the same as the prices offered in their local stores.
Delivery Costs And Membership Fees With Walmart Grocery Delivery
Unlike Amazon Fresh that requires an Amazon Prime membership in addition to an Amazon Fresh membership to use its home delivery service, Walmart Grocery is available to everyone without a membership being required.
Walmart is offering same-day delivery in areas where it provides Walmart grocery delivery services. The cost was announced by the company as being $9.95 on orders of $30 or more.
Coupon Policy With Walmart Grocery Delivery
Many people rely on store and manufacturer’s coupons to save money on food and grocery items, but people using Walmart online grocery have to change their purchasing habits. Walmart does not accept coupons for delivered or picked up online orders. It does, however, offer the Savings Catcher application that people can download to their smartphones or tablets. By scanning the receipt for their online grocery purchase at Walmart, the app automatically compares the prices paid by the customer to the advertised prices at other in the area. Walmart will refund the difference if any of the items purchased at Walmart Grocery was higher in price.