Amazon to launch new grocery service that lets you order at lunchtime and get shopping by dinner as it begins ‘bloody’ fight with UK supermarkets

Amazon is set to take on the supermarket giants as it launches a new grocery service which promises to allow customers to place their order at lunch and have it delivered by dinner time.

The online retail giant will go head to head with high street stalwarts such as Tesco, Sainsbury’s and Waitrose, Morrisons and Asda when it is announced later this week.

Amazon already offers an Amazon Fresh service in several cities in the US and this week’s announcement is expected to reveal where the scheme will be rolled out in the UK.

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