For all of the myriad methods Amazon has made purchasing extra handy, the last-mile supply could be a difficulty. The corporate’s Key service is an try to handle these points, providing a approach for packages to get delivered even when residents aren’t residence or are in any other case unreachable.
At present the corporate provides residence, automotive and storage supply choices. The latter, which launched in 2019 with 50 cities, now reaches greater than 4,000, in response to the corporate. The cities embody New York, Los Angeles, Chicago, Philadelphia, Dallas, Washington, D.C., Houston, Boston, Atlanta and Phoenix. There are literally thousands of close by smaller cities and cities on the listing, as nicely. Shout out to Astoria, New York.
The function is open to Prime members who’ve a myQ storage door opener, which drivers can entry. Along with the present supply options, Amazon is including in-garage grocery delivers in a handful of cities beginning in the present day, together with Chicago, Dallas, Los Angeles, San Francisco and Seattle. The function shall be restricted to pick out areas and shall be expending to different U.S. cities at some unspecified level sooner or later.