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• The Ann Arbor News reports that Meijer plans to expand its home delivery offering, using partner Shipt, “to more Michigan cities in the next few weeks. The communities of Cadillac, Ludington, Big Rapids, Gaylord, Petoskey, Manistee, Alpena will see service starting Aug. 22, with Fort Gratiot, Marysville, Adrian, Jackson, Coldwater, Ionia, Mt. Pleasant and Alma getting service two days later.

The story says that “Meijer customers can use an online app to order items and have them delivered to their homes, or schedule a pick-up time at a local Meijer store. Birmingham, Ala.-based Shipt provides grocery stores and some other retailers with its app and a network of personal shoppers to fill customer orders … The service requires a Shipt membership, which is $99 per year. Delivery is free for orders over $35; a flat $7 delivery fee is added to any orders under $35.”
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