(SEATTLE) – A new service being tested by Amazon could allow consumers to receive weekly grocery deliveries free of charge.
The program, called AmazonTote, has undergone internal testing by Amazon employees in Seattle for the past six months. Tote, which is linked to Amazon’s current grocery service, Fresh, would allow users to schedule weekly grocery deliveries right to their door without a delivery charge, according to the Financial Times.
Fresh currently operates in the Seattle area and allows users to order everything from fresh produce to beauty supplies.
The new service could put Amazon in further competition with big retailers such as Target and Walmart.
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