No More Snow, Peas!

Looks like we’re in for some more wintry weather. In anticipation of the forthcoming snow storm, we’ve increased the amount of trucks on the streets with the goal to get your groceries to you in the timeslot requested.

However, Mother Nature can be a tough cookie and icy, snowy streets and sidewalks may cause delays.

Please check back for regular updates. Stay warm!

TimeSlot Update

Quick update as of Friday evening:

Our Customer Service team is currently experiencing high call volume. While it is our intention to answer every single call, we don’t want to keep you hanging.

If you have a non-urgent question, the best way to contact us is by e-mail using the Get Help section of our site.

Please note demand for the coming days is high and timeslots are limited.

Unfortunately, we are only able to offer the delivery slots that you see on the website.

Please check Available Delivery TimeSlots to get the best information for your neighborhood.

Snow Is Here!

Snow is here! If you have an order placed with us, we’ve increased the amount of trucks on the streets with the goal to get your groceries to you in the timeslot requested.

However, sometimes Mother Nature has a plan of her own and streets and sidewalks covered in snow and ice may cause delays.

Please be patient with us tomorrow as we weather the storm together! Stay warm!

FreshDirect Joins Forces with Crowdfunding Leader RocketHub In Search of the “Next Big Food Thing”


The Next Big Food Thing

Popular online grocer FreshDirect and top crowdfunding company RocketHub, today announced a call for entries for the “Next Big Food Thing” challenge.

Entrepreneurs with innovative food-related ideas— from food products to kitchen gadgets, from farming advancements to food businesses, and everything in between—are encouraged to submit their projects.

Finalists will be announced in November and will crowdfund for their idea via A winner will be selected by a panel of judges based on a number of factors, including money raised, funder engagement and overall quality of idea….

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FreshDirect Launches Major Service Expansion, Entering State of Delaware and Rockland County, NY

FreshDirect Now Serving 123 New Zip Codes Throughout PA, NJ, NY, and DE

LONG ISLAND CITY, NY–(Marketwired – Sep 9, 2013) – FreshDirect, the leading online retailer of fresh foods and grocery items, announced today the company will expand its popular service into 123 new zip codes throughout PA, NJ, Rockland County NY, and now Delaware! On September 9, 2013 FreshDirect’s expansion will include its official launch into the state of Delaware, which will consist of 15 zip codes in New Castle County and include the cities of Wilmington, Newark, Bear, Claymont, Hockessin and Yorklyn. In addition to entering the state of Delaware, FreshDirect will begin delivering to 25 zip codes throughout Rockland County, NY, as well as an additional 83 new zip codes throughout Pennsylvania and New Jersey.

“At FreshDirect our business model is based on our unique farm-to-table offering and convenient service structure, and we’re thrilled to be able to expand this promise to new customers in the state of Delaware and beyond,” said Jason Ackerman, FreshDirect Co-Founder and CEO. “Time and time again customers ask for FreshDirect to come to their neighborhood and we are answering that call. We already have thousands of residents in our new expansion areas pre-registered to be future customers, and we are eager to bring our mission to change the relationship people have with food, freshness, and farmers, to the new communities we will soon call home.”…

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The Bronx’s John V. Lindsay Wildcat Charter School and Philadelphia’s Sustainability Workshop School Tie in FreshDirect’s Inaugural Green Angel Fund Challenge

Mayor Michael A. Nutter and Mayor Michael Bloomberg Proclaim June 11, Urban Farm Education Day

LONG ISLAND CITY, NY–(Marketwired – Jun 12, 2013) – Popular Online grocer FreshDirect’s inaugural Green Angel Fund challenge between the Sustainability Workshop School in Philadelphia and the John V. Lindsay Wildcat Charter School in the Bronx came to an exciting conclusion today, when an expert panel of judges deemed that both schools tied in creating innovative hydroponic gardens, based on yield and eco-friendly design. For three months, the two schools have been competing in an urban agriculture competition, hosted by FreshDirect, to build the nation’s most innovative hydroponic garden as part of a larger mission to address inner-city food and farming issues.

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