Chewy CarePlus Program with Lemonade Partnership
Chewy, an online pet insurance retailer and pet pharmacy, announced a partnership with Lemonade that will expand Chewy’s CarePlus Program pet health and wellness insurance offerings. The CarePlus program will offer new plans through Lemonade’s pet insurance product, Lemonade Pet, and the plans will be available for purchase on Chewy’s website beginning in spring 2023.
“Chewy launched CarePlus to help make pet health care more affordable and accessible. Finances are the number one obstacle many face when it comes to pet health, and we don’t want pet parents to worry. “Pets choose between the health of their pets and their financial well-being. We are proud to partner with Lemonade to expand our offering and meet the needs of pet owners,” said Mita Malhotra, vice president and head of Chewy Health, in a press release, “Together, we share a deep commitment to innovation and delivering a consumer-centric digital experience to make insurance easier for everyone.”
Chewy customers will be able to create personalized insurance plans and receive access to Chewy’s pet health services, “Connect with a Veterinarian” telehealth services, Chewy Pharmacy (Rx) and customer. Users can also use Lemonade’s innovative mobile app, available on any mobile device, to manage policies and billing, submit claims, and receive near-instant payments.
While the collaboration focuses on improving the lives and health of pets, Lemonade and Chewy also announced that unused bounty will be donated to animal-centric charities.
Daniel Schreiber, co-CEO and co-founder of Lemonade, said in a press release, “Lemonade Pet couldn’t be easier or faster. customer service and supporting animal nonprofits – all from the comfort of their phone. Today’s partnership with Chewy brings together two technology-driven, values-driven companies, joining forces to drive transparency and ease-of-use for pet parents across the United States.”