Is Shipt Worth It? Our honest, comprehensive, Shipt Review 1

Is Shipt Worth It? Our honest, comprehensive, Shipt Review

Shipt Review

Shipt Review: Shipt, the online grocery delivery service, recently relaunched after being purchased by Target for over $500m. Is Shipt worth it? We reviewed Shipt and even compared it to grocery delivery options Instacart and Clicklist (available at Kroger/King Soopers stores). The Grocery Delivery space will continue to heat up after Amazon's acquisition of Whole Foods. So find out: Is Shipt worth it?

  • ;tldr Shipt review

    The best way to NOT got to a grocery store - and the cheapest!

  • His Shipt Review

    Easy to use and keeps me out of the grocery store.

  • Her Shipt Review

    Awesome service. The delivery is super fast and friendly.

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We've used Shipt very heavily during this crazy time of Coronavirus (COVID-19). They've been incredible. They really have. A couple of quick things to note: - If you add toilet paper, they probably aren't going to have it (but you can always give it a shot!). - We recommend having the Shipt Shopper ask for substitutions, because some of the things we requested were out of stock. For example, we ordered stuff to make homemade bread, but they were out of Bread Flour at Target, so we told them not to get anything for the bread. - Times have been a little longer than normal but nothing crazy. We can usually get a delivery in 12 hours or so.

What is Shipt?

Shipt is a grocery delivery service. They have an easy-to-use app where you can select your groceries (from Kroger/King Soopers or Target in Colorado). You select a delivery time and someone delivers the groceries during the selected time.

Shipt Review - How does the grocery delivery service work?

Shipt is SUPER easy to use. After you sign up for Shipt (make sure to use our Shipt Promo Code!), making your grocery delivery selection is super easy!  Here's how Shipt works.


Using the Shipt App is super easy. Just open up the app, and start searching, browse categories, check out what's on sale, things you've already bought or your favorites.

In this example, we search for eggs. Turns out Target has a ton of different options! We selected the first option.

Once you click on the item, it shows you more details. Some items have a lot of details, others don't.

Note: Shipt does not show the nutritional label. We wish it did! Hopefully they will add this information in the future!

Once you add to cart, you can select a delivery window. You'll notice that the time is 5:20 PM in this example. The earliest time is 7 PM - less than two hours later. Awesome!
You have the option to let the shopper automatically pick a substitute or have them text you. We have them text us. In this case, they didn't have a two pack of sunscreen - so the shopper asked if we would be ok with 2 of the same sunscreen instead.

Order placed: 5:23 PM
Groceries arrived: 6:41 pm
Order? Perfect.

Overall, Shipt is awesome! Ready to place your first order? Make sure to use our Shipt Promo Code - we both get some free groceries if you do!

What else do you want? If you're like us, you may worry that you were being over-charged. Let's dive into what's REALLY cheaper (and better) - Shipt, Clicklist or Instacart?

We decided to break this into two posts: this Shipt Review and an online grocery delivery service comparison.

Shipt: We test the claims

  • Same Day Delivery

    Yup! We were often able to get delivery within a couple of hours.

  • "Connect with your shopper via text to make adjustments and get live updates from the aisles."

    Yes! All of the shoppers we used were super-friendly and asked great questions to make sure we got the product we wanted.

  • "Shoppers as choosy as you are."

    A-. Seriously. They've been really good - but we had one watermelon that was a little over-ripe. Overall, they've been awesome!

  • Easy.

    Could not be more true! The app is very easy to use and text messages to communicate work really well.

Like Free Groceries?

Want to try Shipt, Clicklist or Instacart? Here are some free groceries to get your started.

If you'd like to try Shipt, how about some free groceries to start it off? Use our special Shipt Promo Code to get money off of your next order!

If you want to try Instacart, you can also get free groceries by using our Instacart Promo Code.

Sorry, we can't give you any free groceries for Clicklist, but feel feel to try their service here.

Have any questions or comments about our Shipt Review? Let us know in the comments below!


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