TAMPA, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Florida’s largest wine and spirits retailer, ABC Fine Wine & Spirits and Drizly™, the technology company powering fast, convenient alcohol delivery across the U.S., today announced their partnership and the launch of on-demand delivery service in select Tampa neighborhoods. The pairing allows legal-age consumers to use the Drizly app or website to shop and order from thousands of ABC’s alcohol beverage products with delivery in less than one hour.
Drizly’s service is now available in Florida for the first time, exclusively in the Tampa market, with a goal of expanding statewide throughout next year. By simply downloading the free Drizly app on iOS and Android devices or visiting Drizly.com, consumers can receive easy and convenient alcohol delivery directly from one of four ABC stores in Tampa.
“Our rapid American expansion continues in Tampa, through a partnership with one of the elite beverage alcohol retailers in the US,” said Nick Rellas, CEO and co-founder of Drizly. “We continue to see incredible demand from high-end retailers that see on-demand e-commerce as a strategic part of their customer experience and future growth.”
Once the Drizly app is downloaded, consumers will find a shopping experience that is informative, customized and fun. The virtual shelves are populated with the same large selection of beer, wine and spirits found in ABC stores. Drizly also lets consumers schedule alcohol deliveries when it is most convenient for them, earn referral rewards or easily send alcohol as a gift to friends, family and colleagues of legal drinking age.
“We’re constantly evolving to improve the shopping experience for our customers and that’s led to nearly 80 years of helping make life’s celebrations special,” said ABC Fine Wine & Spirits CEO Charles Bailes, III. “We’ve watched Drizly’s popularity grow in major cities around the country and we’re excited to partner with them to deliver quality products and outstanding values - from our store to your door.”
Drizly orders will be delivered from the following ABC Fine Wine &
Spirits stores in Tampa:
3015 W. Kennedy Blvd.
14729 N. Dale Mabry Hwy.
6943 W. Hillsborough Ave.
3110 W. Gandy Blvd.
RECEIVE $10 OFF YOUR FIRST ORDER
As a special welcome to new users in the Tampa market, Drizly is offering $10 off all first-time orders ($25 min. purchase) with the promo code ABCDELIVERS and free delivery for 30 days after an initial order.
HOW DRIZLY WORKS
1. Download Drizly to your iPhone or Android phone, or log on to Drizly.com.
2. Sign up and add your favorite beer, wine and liquor to your cart.
3. Check out, pay and tip your driver, all through Drizly.
4. In less than one hour, your alcohol will be delivered.
5. Always drink responsibly.
Drizly™ is the technology company powering a superior shopping experience for beer, wine and liquor. Combining the best selection and price, content-rich and personalized shopping experiences, and the speed and convenience of on-demand delivery, Drizly delivers "The Joy of Drinking™" to legal-age drinkers across the United States. Backed by a world-class group of angel and institutional investors, the company has raised $17.8 million to become a superior place to shop for beer, wine and liquor in Austin, Baltimore, Boston, Chicago, Dallas, Denver, Hoboken/Jersey City, Indianapolis, Los Angeles, Minneapolis/St. Paul, New Orleans, New York City, Providence, Seattle, St. Louis, Tampa and Washington D.C.
ABOUT ABC FINE WINE & SPIRITS
Orlando-based ABC Fine Wine & Spirits is Florida’s oldest and largest wine and spirits merchant with almost 150 stores throughout the state. The chain is consistently recognized for its customer service, a broad selection and excellent prices. Founded in 1936 in Orlando by Jack Holloway, the company is in its third generation of family leadership, with CEO Charles Bailes, III, and Executive Vice President Jess Bailes at the helm. www.abcfws.com