Empire Company continues to expand its curbside pickup service, Voilà by Sobeys, now in Atlantic Canada.
The ecommerce offering is available in three Sobeys store locations in Nova Scotia: New Glasgow, Halifax and Dartmouth.
“This is just another way we are bringing online grocery to more Canadians, faster,” says Sarah Joyce, SVP e-commerce, Empire. “Voilà by Sobeys Curbside Pickup combines our industry-leading online shopping experience with a seamless curbside pickup service. Our teammates are excited and ready to bring this best-in-class service to customers in our home province, building on our strong legacy as the hometown grocer of Atlantic Canada.”
Empire Company announced the launched of its ecommerce strategy last year and since that time has been steadily increasing the service across the country. Over the next few years, as part of its Project Horizon strategy, Empire says it will continue to expand the service. It currently operates a Customer Fulfillment Centre in Ontario and is building a second CFC in Montreal. The company also plans to build two more CFCs across the country to cover 75 per cent of the populations.