Forget grocery shopping. A new service in Hawaii will deliver your groceries

Forget grocery shopping. A new service in Hawaii will deliver your groceries
(Image: Instacart.com)
(Image: Instacart.com)

HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) - As technology's grip on society's way of life becomes tighter every day, it seems nothing is immune to change — even a trip to the grocery store.

Beginning Thursday, Honolulu and Kahului residents will have a new way to get their groceries, and they don't have to leave the comfort of their own home.

Instacart is a service that will deliver groceries and essentials right to your door on the same day. The company says they can get it to customers in as little as one hour.

Instacart is the nation's largest on-demand grocery delivery service that allows shoppers to order items from popular local stores like Foodland, Times Supermarkets, Costco, CVS, Safeway and Petco.

The company's expansion to Hawaii will cover 140,000 households.

On Oahu, the company will service residents in the following areas:

  • Honolulu
  • Ewa Beach
  • Kapolei, Makakilo
  • Pearl City
  • Wahiawa
  • Wheeler Army Air Field
  • Mililani
  • Waipio Acres
  • Aiea
  • Kailua
  • Marine Corp Base Hawaii
  • Maunawili
  • Kaneohe
  • Waimanalo
  • Kaka'ako
  • Waikiki
  • Kahala
  • Waialae
  • Joint Base Pearl Harbor - Hickam
  • Manoa
  • Hawaii Kai

On Maui:

  • Kihei
  • Wailea-Makena
  • Kahului
  • Waikapu

For more information on the service, click here.

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