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Melanie Wong | Jan 23, 201702:30 PM    

"This summer, Amazon will begin accepting food stamps to pay for online grocery orders as part of a pilot program along with six other companies.

The two-year program by the U.S. Department of Agriculture could help alleviate what are known as food deserts, areas where residents have little access to fresh food and groceries, while also relieving some of the stigma of using food aid..."

Amazon tests food stamps, another breach of Wal-Mart territory

This summer, Amazon will begin accepting food stamps to pay for online groceries.

www.usatoday.com
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