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Peapod to move HQ from Skokie to downtown Chicago

Peapod to move HQ from Skokie to downtown Chicago

Peapod, the online grocery delivery business, is moving its headquarters from Skokie to Chicago’s West Loop in an effort to improve productivity and grow the business in a rapidly changing food industry.

Peapod, founded in 1989 and known for its green delivery trucks, is trying to survive an escalating war with e-commerce competitors, including Amazon and Instacart. The move reflects Peapod’s attempt to change with the times, while also staying with a steady approach that’s proven successful over the years and outlasted other would-be contenders. The new headquarters are expected to open in April.

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