Online Grocery Sales Down 6% in March

According to a new report by market researcher Brick Meets Click, total US online grocery sales were down 6% in March.

Online Grocery Sales Down 6% in March

Bricks to Click defines the online grocery market in three segments: Ship-to-Home, Pickup, and Delivery

Online Grocery Sales Down 6% in March

Ship-to-Home, which includes grocery delivered via parcel carriers (UPS, FedEx, USPS), saw the biggest decline, dropping by 30% from $2.1 to $1.4 billion.

Online Grocery Sales Down 6% in March

But it wasn’t all bad news. Delivery – which includes both grocer first-party (Kroger, etc.)

Online Grocery Sales Down 6% in March

In its analysis, Brick to Click pointed to the emergence of fast-grocery delivery as one of the reasons for the category’s growth.

Online Grocery Sales Down 6% in March

According to a new report by market researcher Brick Meets Click, total US online grocery sales were down 6% in March.