Online grocery service Peapod announced a multiyear marketing agreement with Excite. Peapod will be the exclusive online grocery service on Excite, and co-branded Excite areas on Netscape Communications Corp.'s Netcenter site. Peapod will also be on Excite's WebCrawler and on the Quicken Personal Finance area on AOL.com. Peapod currently offers full-service local delivery in seven markets, including an upcoming entry into the New York metro area. Peapod also recently announced Peapod Packages, a service to package and deliver nonperishable food and other products for special occasions.
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