The 7 Best Sites and Services to Get Supplies Without Leaving Your Home

Many people are finding themselves working from home as we deal with the current circumstances. It’s a big shift for some, especially when they’re used to shopping freely for everything they need. To help you stay home and flatten the curve, we’ve put together this list of the best places to get supplies without ever leaving your home.

Omaha Steaks

There are very few services I know of that will deliver meat to your doorstep and none that can match the quality of Omaha Steaks. Essentially, this is an online butcher shop that lets you shop for everything from premium quality steaks and pork chops to jumbo franks and stuffed sole with scallops and crabmeat. You can even buy entire meals to entertain your guests, sides and all. It’s always a feast when you shop with Omaha Steaks.

Life is about the essentials – wine being one of them. Why make a trip to the store when you can stock up on vino from the comfort of home? You can shop by varietal, location, rating and more. New customers can get $20 off their first order in addition to 2.5% Cash Back available at the time of writing. 


Postmates will pick up nearly anything from more than 500,000 locations and deliver it straight to your door. So, if you’ve forgotten something important and need to arrange for a quick delivery, Postmates is the ticket. They are still running strong as more and more people work from home, so lean on their services if you need to. At the time of writing, you can also get up to $7 Cash Back when you order on Postmates with Rakuten.


Obviously, Amazon is a great starting point if you’re shopping from home. There are hundreds of thousands of items to choose from, but note that Amazon is temporarily prioritizing household staples, medical supplies and high-demand products until April 5, 2020. That means non-essentials may not be available for shipping right now. If you’re looking to save, try setting up a subscription to get the supplies you need. Amazon generally offers 5% to 10% off for subscriptions. 



Pet supplies are an often-overlooked necessity that many people forget about when they’re stocking up, but your companions need food, treats and maybe even a toy or two. Chewy can ship you everything from cat litter to a huge bag of dog food and their customer service is unmatched. Plus, you’ll earn Cash Back on every purchase when you shop with Rakuten.

Vitamin World

In need of some specific vitamins or supplements you can’t find on Amazon or other retailers? Chances are, Vitamin World will have it. Shop vitamins, supplements, protein, immune boosters and more – all with the click of a mouse.

The Honest Company

Honest Company makes some incredible bath, body, baby, beauty and home products for you to enjoy while you’re shopping for an extended stay at home. Their soaps and cleaning products are high quality and designed to protect you and the environment. You can earn up to 4% Cash Back at the time of writing and earn free shipping if you provide your email address.

Obviously, this list is just a starting point and there are plenty of stores where you can get supplies at home – many of them offering Cash Back with Rakuten. If you’re shopping online, you might as well get some extra Cash Back while doing so. Join Rakuten today for free.

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