Indigo partners with Uber for same-day delivery in Canada


Indigo Books & Music Inc. has partnered with Uber to provide same-day delivery to customers in Canada, spokesperson said iPhone in Canada in an email.

Indigo will be the leading book and gift retailer on Uber, with more than 70 bookstore chain branches in Alberta, British Columbia, Ontario and Quebec listed on the Uber Eats app and the Cornershop by Uber app. .

Uber’s partnership with Indigo appears to be another milestone in the premiere’s push into delivery to grocery stores and retail stores. The arrangement will allow buyers to place and receive orders for books, toys, gifts and more from Indigo in as little as 90 minutes.

“We are delighted that, just in time for the holiday season, our Indigo customers in Ontario, Alberta, British Columbia and Quebec now have the convenience of Uber,” said Andrea Limbardi, Chief Digital Officer at Indigo . “With Uber, customers will enjoy same-day delivery of the best books, toys, gifts and more to everyone on their list.”

Uber has been working on expanding its worldwide delivery service for a few years now, with plans to bring groceries, convenience, prescriptions, personal care, alcohol and more local commerce into the Uber Eats app alongside restaurants.

The delivery service is currently in partnership with more than 400,000 points of sale and restaurants in more than 6,000 cities across 45 countries and six continents.

“We’re excited to partner with Indigo and provide Canadians with a fast, convenient way to get their favorite books and items with the push of a button,” said Lola Kassim, Delivery Manager for Uber.

“This partnership is an example of our commitment to continue to innovate and build new partnerships so that Canadians can get anything easier and faster than ever before.

Here’s how to order from Indigo via Uber:

  1. Open the Uber Where Uber eats application and press Grocery store. Alternatively, you can also open the Cornershop by Uber application.
  2. To select Indigo to see available items.
  3. Add books, toys and / or gifts to your shopping cart and place your order.
  4. Sit back and relax as your books, toys and / or gifts arrive in as little as 90 minutes.

If you have an Uber Pass, you’ll also get free shipping on all Indigo orders over $ 40.