Shipt Partners with Smart Foodservice Warehouse Stores
Shipt, a same-day delivery marketplace, has begun same-day delivery with Smart Foodservice Warehouse Stores across 15 markets in the Western and Northwestern regions of the U.S. Ingredients and restaurant supplies are available in as soon as one hour to households and foodservice providers such as caterers, restaurateurs, and other small businesses.
The announcement expands Shipt’s same-day delivery offering to the $731 billion foodservice industry, to make it easier for restaurants, coffee shops, and catering companies alike to access the products they trust from Smart Foodservice. Delivery will begin in Seattle, Portland and the Bay Area, California, as well as select cities in the Pacific Northwest, Idaho, Montana, Nevada and Utah. To celebrate the announcement, new area Shipt members who sign up will receive a two-week free trial.
Founded in 2014, Shipt is committed to simplifying its members’ lives by offering a new, convenient same-day shopping experience. Shipt’s marketplace gives members the ability to browse, search and shop the in-store assortment of products online. Members can note preferences, choose a one-hour delivery window and pay for their order, all within the app. Shipt's expert team of shoppers takes care of selecting, bagging and delivering the items. The annual membership grants access to free, unlimited delivery on orders of more than $35.
Headquartered near Portland, Ore., Smart Foodservice has operated throughout the Northwest for more than 60 years. The division currently has 67 wholesale stores located in Washington, Oregon, California, Idaho, Montana, Nevada, and Utah catering to the foodservice industry.