• It's now cheaper to order Whole Foods delivery on Instacart than on Amazon

    19 days ago - By Business Insider

    Instacart is quietly slashing its prices. The company has cut its annual Instacart Express membership fee from $149 to $99. Non-Express delivery charges have been slashed from $5.99 to $3.99.
    It has also removed the 5% service fee for its Express members, a charge that caused much controversy among customers in the past.
    Instacart is now a more affordable delivery option than Amazon when it comes to shopping at Whole Foods .
    Instacart is slashing prices as the war against Amazon heats up.
    Instacart, an online grocery delivery service that pairs customers with personal shoppers to deliver...
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  • It's now cheaper to order Whole Foods delivery on Instacart than on Amazon

    It's now cheaper to order Whole Foods delivery on Instacart than on Amazon

    19 days ago - By Business Insider

    Instacart is quietly slashing its prices. The company has cut its annual Instacart Express membership fee from $149 to $99. Non-Express delivery charges have been slashed from $5.99 to $3.99.
    It has also removed the 5% service fee for its Express members, a charge that caused much controversy among customers in the past.
    Instacart is now a more affordable delivery option than Amazon when it comes to shopping at Whole Foods .
    Instacart is slashing prices as the war against Amazon heats up.
    Instacart, an online grocery delivery service that pairs customers with personal shoppers to deliver...
    Read more ...

     

  • US economy grew at brisk 3.5 pct. annual rate last quarter

    US economy grew at brisk 3.5 pct. annual rate last quarter

    19 days ago - By Chron

    WASHINGTON - The U.S. economy expanded at a solid 3.5 percent annual rate in the July-September quarter, led by lower but still strong consumer spending and more business investment than previously estimated.
    The Commerce Department's figure for gross domestic product, released Wednesday, was the same as its first estimate last month. GDP is the broadest measure of the nation's output of goods and services and covers everything from homebuilding to haircuts. Greater corporate investment offset downward revisions in spending by state and local governments and consumers.
    The third quarter...
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  • Q3 GDP Unrevised at 3.5% Annual Rate

    19 days ago - By Calculated Risk

    From the BEA: Gross Domestic Product, Third Quarter 2018 ; Corporate Profits, Third Quarter 2018
    Real gross domestic product increased at an annual rate of 3.5 percent in the third quarter of 2018, according to the "second" estimate released by the Bureau of Economic Analysis. In the second quarter, real GDP increased 4.2 percent.
    The GDP estimate released today is based on more complete source data than were available for the "advance" estimate issued last month. In the advance estimate, the increase in real GDP was also 3.5 percent. With this second estimate for the third quarter, the...
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  • US economy grew at brisk 3.5 pct. annual rate in Q3, as stronger business investment offset weaker consumer spending

    19 days ago - By Chron

    WASHINGTON - US economy grew at brisk 3.5 pct. annual rate in Q3, as stronger business investment offset weaker consumer spending.
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  • U.S. third-quarter growth unrevised; headwinds increasing

    19 days ago - By Reuters

    The U.S. economy slowed in the third quarter as previously reported, but the pace was likely strong enough to keep growth on track to hit the Trump administration's 3 percent target this year, even as momentum appears to have moderated further early in the fourth quarter.
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