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Instacart Launches One-Hour Grocery Delivery Service in Charlotte, N.C.

May 05, 2016 (Marketwired via COMTEX) -- Charlotte Marks Company's Third Market Expansion in the Past Two Months

SAN FRANCISCO, CA --(Marketwired - May 05, 2016) - Instacart (, the fast-growing retail delivery service whose personal shoppers hand pick and deliver items from trusted local stores, announced today its first expansion into North Carolina. As of today, Charlotte, N.C. residents can order from Whole Foods Market, Food Lion, Harris Teeter Supermarket, Costco, BJ's Wholesale Club and Publix, and have their groceries delivered straight to their doorsteps in as little as one hour.

Originally launched in San Francisco and since expanded to 21 metropolitan areas, Instacart has fundamentally changed the traditional delivery space by connecting customers with personal shoppers who shop for and deliver grocery and beverage orders in as little as one hour.

"After receiving incredible demand from the community and retail partners, we're excited to expand our service into Charlotte," said Apoorva Mehta, Founder and CEO of Instacart. "As part of this launch, we...