Kohler Co. Woodlake Market Launches Online Grocery Shopping with Support from Rosie

KOHLER, Wis. – December 8, 2016Woodlake Market, a Kohler Co.-owned grocer located in Kohler, Wis., has introduced an online shopping service, Woodlake Market Online, to its valued customers. The store, part of the Destination Kohler resort, partnered with Rosie to launch grocery pick-up and delivery options seven days a week via the Rosie app online or on any mobile device.

“Our mission has and always will be about optimal service for our guests. With online shopping, we can reach our customers in a way we were never able to before,” said Gerald Allison, business manager, Woodlake Market and Kohler Original Recipe Chocolates. “This service allows us to cater to customers who are pressed for time, can’t get away, or simply want to relax in the comfort of their homes while they shop. In the Sheboygan area, we’re first to market with online shopping—which is where we want to be in providing greater convenience for our customers.”

For just $3.99 per order for pick-up or a delivery fee starting at $5.99, customers can conveniently place and pay for their grocery orders anywhere through the Rosie app. Online shopping with Woodlake Market Online is made even easier with large product photos, product recommendations, easy shopping cart management and a complete order history that gives customers the ability to quickly place repeat orders. Delivery customers will get fresh groceries brought right to their doors and pick-up customers need only text or call the store when they arrive to get curbside service within minutes.

Rosie, an industry leading online grocery shopping platform for mobile and web, is the ideal partner for independent grocers to launch online shopping. Rosie’s easy start-up process, low start-up expenses, complete marketing support, and comprehensive customer service, combined with the software’s interoperability and integration with grocers’ other technology, enable grocers to be first to market with online shopping.

“We’re excited to help introduce online grocery shopping in the greater Sheboygan area with Woodlake Market,” said Nick Nickitas, chief executive officer, Rosie. “Its geographical position as part of the five-star resort, Destination Kohler, makes the Woodlake Market Online service ideal for local customers and guests alike. Online grocery shopping, especially when coupled with delivery, is a great way for stores in resort communities to reach another audience.”

Customers can select pick-up times between 9am and 7pm each day; additionally they can request delivery between 11am and 7pm. Delivery is available to addresses in the following zip codes: 53081, 53085, 53044, 53083. All advertised sale prices are available online.

ABOUT ROSIE
The industry leading online grocery shopping platform for mobile and web, Rosie launched in 2012 and today enables customers to shop online from their favorite local stores for same-day delivery or in-store pickup. Rosie partners with leading independent retailers and their wholesalers to provide eCommerce, delivery opportunities, omni-channel marketing and deep data services. Rosie serves as the preferred eCommerce partner by a variety of wholesale cooperatives, such as Associated Wholesale Grocers (AWG), Associated Food Stores (AFS), CERTCO, Olean Wholesale Grocers, and Associated Grocers of New England, and powers the online shopping platforms of major local retailers like Niemann Foods Inc., Broulim’s, Macey’s, Clark’s Market, and Buehler’s Fresh Foods. IBM selected Rosie as the Top Startup in North America in its 2014 IBM Smartcamp Competition. Visit rosieapp.com for company information and to sign up for a free account. For Rosie news and downloadable media assets, visit http://mediakit.rosieapp.com. To see firsthand what retailers and their customers think about Rosie, check out this video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ncx49VUdDls. Like us at fb.com/rosieapp. Follow us on twitter.com/rosieapp.

ABOUT DESTINATION KOHLER
Herb Kohler created Kohler Co.’s Hospitality & Real Estate Group with the reclamation of The American Club, the first and only Forbes Five-Star hotel in Wisconsin, and then built world-renowned championship golf courses, the Straits at Whistling Straits and the River at Blackwolf Run. The resort is named one of the top three golf resorts in North America, by Golf Digest Magazine. Kohler Waters Spa is the only Forbes Five-Star spa in Wisconsin and one of less than 50 in the world. The resort features 12 dining establishments from the Four-Star Immigrant to traditional pub fare at Horse & Plow and rustic country gourmet at River Wildlife. The resort is in the Village of Kohler, Wisconsin, one hour north of Milwaukee and two and a half hours north of Chicago. Woodlake Market is online here: americanclubresort.com/shopping/woodlake-market

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