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  • August Access, an in-home delivery service first tested with Walmart, opens to all retailers

    August Access, an in-home delivery service first tested with Walmart, opens to all retailers

    August Home, the smart lock startup that was acquired by lock giant Assa Abloy in October last year, is stepping up its delivery game. At CES today, the company announced a service it’s calling August Access, where retailers can work with August and its partner Deliv to open your front door and bring packages directly into your home when you are not there, if you use a smart lock… Read More

  • Deliv to power same-day grocery delivery for Walmart in San Jose

    Deliv to power same-day grocery delivery for Walmart in San Jose

    Walmart is further expanding into same-day delivery with the help of its existing delivery partner, Deliv. The companies today announced they will now be working together to power same-day grocery delivery in the San Jose area, where users will be able to shop online then schedule deliveries from 8 AM to 8 PM, seven days a week. Deliv and Walmart have been working together for some time… Read More

  • Same-day delivery startup Deliv expands to 1,400 cities, rivalling Amazon’s Prime Now

    Same-day delivery startup Deliv expands to 1,400 cities, rivalling Amazon’s Prime Now

    As Amazon continues to expand its retail muscle beyond its own e-commerce portal, there’s been some activity among startups and businesses hoping to develop systems that can help others compete better with it. Deliv, a “crowdsourced” same-day delivery startup that currently partners with some 4,000 retailers to help them offer same-day delivery services to rival those of… Read More

  • Eaze CEO steps down

    Eaze CEO steps down

    Keith McCarty, founder of the well-funded pot delivery startup Eaze, is stepping down from his position as CEO. Instead, the startup’s chief product and technology officer Jim Patterson will take on the role and McCarty will remain on the board of directors “as a strategic advisor on company growth,” says a blog post on the site announcing the change of roles. McCarty… Read More

  • PetSmart takes on Amazon with launch of same-day delivery and subscriptions

    PetSmart takes on Amazon with launch of same-day delivery and subscriptions

    With more online shoppers turning to sites like Amazon, traditional brick-and-mortar retailers have had to step up their competition on the e-commerce front – including by offering faster deliveries – or risk losing customers. The latest to join the fight is PetSmart, which today is rolling out a redesigned, mobile-friendly website offering same-day, scheduled deliveries and… Read More

  • Walmart will test last-mile grocery delivery via Uber, Lyft and Deliv

    Walmart will test last-mile grocery delivery via Uber, Lyft and Deliv

    Walmart and Sam’s Club will begin testing last-mile grocery delivery that uses services including Uber, Lyft and Deliv, to bring customers’ orders to their homes. The announcement is being made at Walmart’s annual shareholders week in Arkansas, and comes following the launch of a similar pilot program in Miami in March. There, Walmart-owned Sam’s Club is using… Read More

  • In Delivery Race, Deliv Scores Win with Walgreen’s Deal

    In Delivery Race, Deliv Scores Win with Walgreen’s Deal

    With competition between same-day delivery startups as fierce as it’s ever been, every win counts. And today, Deliv, a three-year-old, 50-person, Menlo Park, Ca.-based startup, is putting one on the board with a new same-day prescription delivery deal with Walgreen’s. Right now, the service is relegated to Dallas, which has 67 store locations that will deliver prescription orders… Read More

  • Deliv Acquires Zipments To Grow Its Same-Day Delivery Service In NYC

    Deliv Acquires Zipments To Grow Its Same-Day Delivery Service In NYC

    Deliv is announcing the acquisition of another same-day delivery service, Zipments. Headquartered in Menlo Park, Calif., Deliv works with retailers like Best Buy and Macy’s, as well as startups like BloomThat and Laundry Locker, to offer delivery through a network of independent contractors. Founder and CEO Daphne Carmeli said this allows retailers to move into same-day delivery and… Read More

  • Smart Wireless Router eero Gains FCC Approval, But Delays Product Due To Manufacturing Challenges

    Smart Wireless Router eero Gains FCC Approval, But Delays Product Due To Manufacturing Challenges

    Wireless router startup eero had several announcements for its supporters this morning, including an official FCC approval, and a delay in shipment of its product to early next year. The company also disclosed it had raised somewhere in the neighborhood of $35 million in funding from Playground Global, Redpoint Ventures and Shasta Ventures. The startup didn’t want to talk exact… Read More