Peapod expands in Northeast

Quincy, Mass. Ahold’s online grocery service Peapod by Stop & Shop has unveiled 40 new communities in the Northeast where it has added delivery service, according to a report by Supermarket News.

The new markets now include all of the New York City borough of Queens, as well as large portions of Staten Island and Brooklyn. In addition, the New Jersey communities of Bayonne, Jersey City, Hoboken and Long Beach Island have recently been added to the delivery area, along with several other nearby towns.

The Massachusetts towns of Eastham, Falmouth and North Falmouth, and the New Hampshire towns of Atkinson, Kingston, Newton, Plaistow and Salem also have been added to Peapod's delivery areas, according to the report.