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Company Facts

Founded

1989, by brothers Andrew and Thomas Parkinson

Corporate Headquarters

9933 Woods Drive, Skokie, Illinois 60077

Consumer Contact Info

1.800.5.PEAPOD(573.2763)
service@peapod.com

Website

www.peapod.com

Parent Company

Peapod is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Ahold (based in The Netherlands)

Executive Officers

  • Andrew Parkinson, President and GM
  • Thomas Parkinson, SVP and CTO
  • Carrie Bienkowski, SVP, Marketing
  • Michael Brennan, SVP, Central Support, Merchandising and Midwest
  • John Burchard, VP, IT Infrastructure, Support & Compliance
  • Sheri Dean, VP, Human Resources
  • Scott DeGraeve, VP, Supply Chain & Business Development
  • Andrea Eldridge, SVP, Commercial East Coast
  • Tom Finn, VP, Finance & Accounting
  • Norman Haberl, VP, Operations
  • David McHugh, VP, Operations

Products

Peapod features over 8,000 products in a range of categories: produce; meat and seafood; deli items; prepared foods; natural and organic foods; Kosher foods; office and school supplies; seasonal items; video products; pet items; health and beauty aids; wine, beer and spirits (in specific markets); and private labels from Stop & Shop and Giant

Supermarket Partners

  • Peapod by Stop & Shop* (Connecticut, Massachusetts, New Jersey, New York and Rhode Island)
  • Peapod by Giant* (Washington DC, Virginia and Maryland)

*Ahold USA supermarket companies

Markets Served

  • Illinois - Greater Chicagoland
  • Wisconsin - Milwaukee, Kenosha, Racine, Madison
  • Indiana - Portions of Lake County in Northwest Indiana
  • Maryland
  • District of Columbia
  • Virginia – Northern part of state (most communities in Fairfax, Manassas and Loudoun Counties)
  • Massachusetts - Eastern part of state (most communities in Barnstable, Bristol, Essex, Middlesex, Norfolk, Plymouth, Suffolk and Worcester Counties) and select towns in the Pioneer Valley of western Massachusetts
  • Connecticut - Statewide (except Litchfield and Windham Counties)
  • Rhode Island - Statewide (except Washington County)
  • New Hampshire - Portions of Rockingham County
  • New York - New York City (mainly zip codes in Manhattan and the other NYC boroughs), suburban NYC (most communities in Long Island, Rockland and Westchester Counties and additional communities in Dutchess and Putnam Counties)
  • Pennsylvania - Philadelphia region

Peapod Customers

Peapod delivered to over 350,000 customers in 2010

Total Deliveries

Since its inception, Peapod has delivered more than 23 million orders

Delivery Service

Most customers can place orders up to seven days a week for delivery as soon as the next day or two weeks in advance. When customers choose a delivery day, they also choose a two-hour window that is convenient for them

Order Averages

Average basket size is over $157; customers typically shop twice a month

Employees

1,800 employees/associates country-wide