Grocery items are a priority for many homes. But getting them can be a challenge in tough times struck by covid 19. Services like Amazon fresh help to proffer a solution, by providing an online store and delivery system where you can buy and receive all your groceries without having to leave home. As you would have guessed, Amazon fresh is a subsidiary of the e-commerce giants Amazon.
It renders a grocery delivery service available in a few selected locations. It’s available in most major cities in the US, in Berlin, London, India, Munich, Milan, Hamburg, and Tokyo. One added benefit to the convenience you get from buying online is that you can compare the prices of products with other retailers. This would help you get the best value for money since you can get the same product for a cheaper price.
Items Available on Amazon Fresh
- Food. Breads, meat, seafood, beverages, prepared foods, whole food products, dairy, meal kits, snacks, fruits, cheese and eggs, honey.
- Personal care. Baby products, cosmetics, soaps, skincare products, toiletries, hygiene products.
- Local and seasonal products. Local products and locally grown produce are also available.
This list is not exhaustive in any way, but it gives you a good picture of what you may find in the Amazon Fresh store. The best way to certain you would find a product on Amazon Fresh is to browse the Amazon Fresh store.
How to Buy on Amazon Fresh
Here’s a guide on how to get started using Amazon Fresh. It’s important to note that unlike the regular e-commerce store, you can’t get into shopping Amazon Fresh instantly. You’ll have to send a request and then wait for approval or an invite. Only when approved can you proceed with shopping. To get started, here’s the process.
- Create an Amazon account. To enjoy free delivery to your door you would need to opt for an Amazon prime account instead.
- Once you have your account created, the next step to take would be to send your Amazon fresh request. Navigate to the link address for that and click on send Amazon fresh request. You’ll get a feedback reading “you have requested an invite” and that you’ll be notified as soon as you can start shopping fresh. All you should do now is wait until you’ve been granted access. You’ll receive a notification on that in due time.
- Once you’ve been approved, you can begin shopping Amazon Fresh. To access the Amazon fresh store, you just need to be logged in with your approved account on the regular Amazon store. Search for the grocery items you need and you’ll see the search results of the products tagged as Amazon fresh products.
- Next add the products to cart, schedule, and place your order.
As you might tell, it follows the usual trend of shopping on any e-store as long as your Amazon fresh access has been granted. You’ll get your order delivered to your home. That’s all there is to it. Have fun shopping.