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U.S. Online Grocery Sales Grow to $8.6 Billion in August 2021

The U.S. online grocery market generated $8.6 billion in sales during August, a gain of 4.7% versus a year ago, as ship-to-home sales dropped nearly 22% to $2 billion and the combined delivery/pickup segment grew over 16% to $6.6 billion, according to the Brick Meets Click/Mercatus Grocery Shopping Survey fielded August 29-30, 2021.

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Total U.S. Online Grocery Sales for July 2021 Down 2% Month over Month

The U.S. online grocery market generated $6.7 billion in sales during July, as ship-to-home sales declined to $1.4 billion while the combined pickup/delivery segment remained steady at $5.3 billion for the third straight month, according to the Brick Meets Click/Mercatus Grocery Shopping Survey fielded July 29-30, 2021

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Total U.S. Online Grocery Sales for June 2021 Down 23% Versus Year Ago

The U.S. online grocery market generated $6.8 billion in sales during June, down 23% versus a year ago and 3% lower versus May, as ship-to-home sales totaled $1.5 billion and pickup/delivery reached $5.3 billion, according to the Brick Meets Click/Mercatus Grocery Shopping Survey fielded June 27-28, 2021.

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Total U.S. Online Grocery Sales for May 2021 Down 16% Versus Year Ago

The 16% drop in sales in May 2021 was driven by declines in several key performance indicators including monthly active users, order frequency, and average order value. Despite these reductions, total online sales in May remained 3.5 times higher than pre-COVID levels (2.0 billion in total sales for Aug. 2019 per prior Brick Meets Click research). 

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Stater Bros. Selects Mercatus’ Integrated Commerce to Power Retailer’s New Online Grocery Channel

Mercatus, a leading provider of grocery eCommerce solutions, today announced that it will work with Stater Bros. Markets to expand the grocer’s digital grocery presence with a retailer-branded and -controlled online shopping experience that will scale with its business.

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Total U.S. Online Grocery Sales for April 2021 Up 16% Versus Year Ago

The U.S. online grocery market finished April with $8.4 billion in sales, contracting by 10% compared to March’s $9.3 billion, but gaining 16% versus April 2020. Despite this decrease, total online grocery sales in April 2021 were more than four times higher than pre-pandemic levels.

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Grocery Dive Mercatus adds Instacart integration for order fulfillment

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Retail Today Mercatus Releases New Instacart Connect Integration, Expanding the Range of Fulfillment Options for Grocery Retailers

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The Paypers Logo Mercatus integrates with Instacart for improved online fulfillment

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Store Brands E-commerce solution enables retailers to offer Instacart via its own site

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PYMNTS Today in Food Tech: Chicago Cracks Down on Delivery Services; McDonald’s Takes COVID Precautions

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Winsight Grocery Business Mercatus Connects With Instacart to Offer Greater Fulfillment Options

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