Amazon Prime offering free 2-hour delivery of Whole Foods products in Cincinnati

Posted at 5:10 AM, Feb 08, 2018
and last updated 2018-02-08 18:32:51-05

CINCINNATI -- The Queen City is among just four cities nationwide where free two-hour delivery of natural and organic products from Whole Foods Market is available through Amazon Prime Now.

Starting Thursday, Prime customers in neighborhoods of Austin, Texas; Cincinnati; Dallas and Virginia Beach, Virginia, can shop through Prime Now for bestselling items including fresh produce, high-quality meat and seafood, everyday staples and other locally sourced items from Whole Foods Market.

Customers can start shopping from Whole Foods Market selection at or by using the Prime Now app available on Android and iOS devices.

“We're happy to bring our customers the convenience of free two-hour delivery through Prime Now and access to thousands of natural and organic groceries and locally sourced favorites,” said John Mackey, Whole Foods Market co-founder and CEO. “Together, we have already lowered prices on many items, and this offering makes Prime customers’ lives even easier.” 

Prime customers can shop thousands of items across fresh and organic produce, bakery, dairy, meat and seafood, floral and everyday staples from Whole Foods Market available for free two-hour delivery. Select alcohol is also available for delivery to customers. Prime members receive two-hour delivery for free and ultra-fast delivery within one hour for $7.99 on orders of $35 or more.

Delivery from Whole Foods Market through Prime Now is available daily from 8 a.m. to 10 p.m. Customers can visit or download the Prime Now app to enter their ZIP code to see if they are within the delivery area.

Amazon Prime typically costs $99 for a yearlong membership.