Walgreens delivers via Uber Eats
Shoppers who quickly need Walgreens branded products and more can now get them through the Uber Eats platform across the United States.
This is the second partnership between Walgreens and the rideshare company, as they previously developed a vaccine scheduling option through the Uber app to allow Uber riders to schedule and get there for a vaccine. .
This latest on-demand delivery option provides buyers with delivery of items from over 7,800 locations. Items include health and wellness, beauty and personal care, household essentials, over-the-counter medications and more, according to retailer, with plans to eventually have more than 20,000 products available.
Uber app users simply open the Uber Eats app, tap the convenience or drugstore icons, select Walgreens, and start shopping. To celebrate the new launch, Walgreens and Uber Eats are offering customers orders of $ 20 off of $ 30 or more through June 27.
“Walgreens provides seamless health and wellness experiences for our customers, and providing them with convenient delivery solutions on the platform they prefer to buy is essential,” said Stefanie Kruse, vice president, digital and omnichannel commerce. at Walgreens. “Our collaboration with Uber for on-demand delivery through the Walgreens and Uber channels, as well as integrated vaccine planning, provides customers with simple and easy ways to put their health and wellness needs first. , which will continue to be important to them as we emerge from the pandemic. “
Uber delivery option joins curbside pickup and same day delivery via Walgreens.com and the Walgreens app. The partnership also joins other delivery options through DoorDash, Instacart and Postmates.
“By taking advantage of the best that Walgreens and Uber have to offer, we are making it easier for customers to prioritize their health and wellness than ever before,” said Raj Beri, Delivery Manager at groceries at Uber. “From on-demand delivery of essential products to hassle-free vaccine planning, all at the push of a button, we are focused on removing the barriers that weigh on clients’ daily lives, helping them to go no further. anywhere and get anything instantly.