Amazon brings two-hour deliveries to Denver


Shoppers in Denver are getting their first taste of Amazon Prime Now.

The service, which is exclusive to the online giant’s Prime members, provides free two-hour delivery on tens of thousands of items, from household and daily essentials to electronics, games and outdoor supplies. Area Prime members can order through Amazon’s Prime Now app, available on iOS and Android devices, Amazon’s web site, or “speak” orders to their Alexa device.

Members can also order fresh grocery products through Amazon’s partnership with from Sprouts Farmers Market. This merchandise includes seasonal and organic produce, fresh meat and seafood, baked goods and natural vitamins.

Fresh orders are also eligible for free two-hour delivery. One-hour delivery is available for a fee of $7.99. Prime Now and Sprouts deliveries are available from 8 a.m. to 10 p.m., seven days a week, according to Amazon.

“We are excited to continue enhancing the Prime experience for customers in Denver with Amazon’s fastest delivery method yet, Prime Now,” said Simoina Vasen, director of Prime Now.

Prime Now is available in more than 30 cities in the U.S.