Best Buy Will Offer Same-Day Delivery Through Instacart

By Sheridan Fifer

Best Buy and Instacart are partnering to bring same-day delivery of Best Buy products to almost every Best Buy location in the U.S. As the demand for same-day delivery grows, Instacart is offering retailers a way to compete with the likes of Amazon without having to develop an expensive logistics network. Instead, Instacart employs contract workers to deliver orders from local stores. The Best Buy partnership is another big step into new territory for Instacart, which got its start delivering groceries. 

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, demand for delivery of everything from home supplies to groceries to hot meals has skyrocketed, giving Instacart and its rivals huge revenue boosts and the means to continue expanding.

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