Instacart is hiring another 250,000 grocery shoppers
It promises it’s doing more to protect workers.
Many Instacart shoppers still don't have their COVID-19 safety gear
The wait is partly intentional.
Instacart is expanding Costco pharmacy deliveries nationwide
They're now available in seven states and Washington DC.
Instacart hopes to expedite deliveries with 'first available shopper' option
You can also order up to two weeks ahead instead of one.
Instacart will provide shoppers with free masks and hand sanitizers
It will start distributing safety kits to shoppers next week.
Online grocery deliveries are facing an unprecedented stress test
The COVID-19 pandemic exposes their vulnerabilities.
Instacart workers go on strike after rejecting mild concessions
They believe Instacart hasn't offered enough COVID-19 protections.
Instacart workers will strike over lack of COVID-19 protections
They're requesting supplies like hand sanitizer and hazard pay.
Instacart is hiring 300,000 grocery shoppers (updated)
The company will provide with paid sick leave in case they're diagnosed with COVID-19.