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• Ahold Delhaize-owned Stop & Shop announced yesterday that it will partner with Instacart to bring same-day delivery of groceries to Boston customers. Stop & Shop already has Peapod as an arrow in its quiver, but the company said that "with Instacart, we are adding to our pick-up, self-checkout and other options to bring convenience to a new level."
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