Buymie has announced that it has teamed-up with Lidl Ireland to offer home grocery deliveries and full personal shopping services to over 86,000 Cork households.
The move will see the e-commerce platform recruit 50 personal shoppers in Cork.
“This expansion will mean Buymie is available to around two million people across 750,000 households in Ireland and the UK," Devan Hughes, CEO and co-founder of Buymie.
"2020/21 will see rapid expansion the same day-delivery channel as consumers confront a new reality for the foreseeable future.”
“Over the past few months our teams across the country have kept the shelves filled and served millions of customers every week," said Conor Nagle, regional director for Lidl in Munster.
Lidl Ireland recently announced that a planning application has been lodged for a new Lidl store as part of a wider development in Blarney, Co. Cork.
"Cork is a very important market for Lidl and we continue to invest heavily in the county with a new store being built in Kanturk and an application lodged for Blarney in recent weeks,” he added.
Those interested in Buymie personal shopper roles can apply here.
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