Blue Apron Affiliate Program Overview & FAQ

Thank you for your interest in the Blue Apron affiliate program!

By joining our program, as a valued affiliate partner, you can earn commissions by promoting our 2-Person and Family Meal Plans.  As our partner, feel confident that Blue Apron supplies only the best!  We believe in setting the highest standards for our ingredients, so we work directly with artisanal purveyors and hundreds of family-run farms that support sustainable practices.  Our mission is to make incredible home cooking accessible to everyone.

Here are FAQs (Frequently Asked Questions) about our affiliate program:

How do I enroll?

To enroll in our Impact Radius program, please do so here.

What is Blue Apron’s commission rate?

As our affiliate, you will be able to earn up to $15 for each new subscription sale you drive.

How do I refer new subscribers?

Blue Apron affiliate referrals are tracked and managed by our affiliate platform, Impact Radius (IR).  Once joined to our program, IR tracks clicks, conversions/sales, and your commission payout.

What are some suggestions to earn more with Blue Apron?

As an affiliate partner, our IR program will provide you with all the necessary tools and links, to help successfully promote Blue Apron.  We find that our prospective customers are drawn to content, and to that end, we have an affiliate sample program.   Partners are reviewed on a case-by-case basis, and once approved, we will send a Blue Apron sample, (1 free box of 3 Blue Apron meals for 2), in exchange for a commitment to post your Blue Apron experience.  For consideration, please contact our dedicated affiliate management team at

Is there a minimum in referral fees (commissions) I must earn to receive a payment?

Yes, there is.  Within Impact Radius, your commission threshold must meet a minimum balance of $50, prior to receiving a payment.

Is there a maximum I can earn?

Currently, there is no maximum limit to what a Blue Apron affiliate partner can earn.

How do I get paid?

If you have created a new IR publisher account or have an existing account, you will want to go to the “Finance” tab at the top of your Dashboard.  From the “Finance” drop down, chose “Withdrawal Settings.”  From next page that is displayed, you can chose from 3 payment options:

Electronic Funds Transfer (EFT):  Banking details are needed.

PayPal:  2% processing fee capped to $20.00

Check:  $5 processing fee

*Please note, IR must have a W-9 form completed and on file prior to any commission payout being issued.*

Do you offer recurring revenue? 

No, Blue Apron does not; affiliate partner payout is only for new Blue Apron subscribers.

I’m outside the U.S.  Can I sign up for the Blue Apron affiliate program?

Yes, you absolutely can!  Please note, however, we only support and ship to customers in the U.S.  Blue Apron reaches 99.7% of continental U.S., so no need to check to see if we ship to your area if you are in the lower 48!

How do I know how close I am to hitting the $50 threshold?

From the Impact Radius Dashboard, on the right, there is a “Finance” section.  This section will outline your total Pending and Locked commissions.

How long will this program be in place?

Our Impact Radius program launched this March 2016, there is no foreseeable end date that we anticipate.

I have more questions, who should I contact?

Our dedicated affiliate management team is here to support our affiliate partners with any needs and/or questions.  Always feel free to contact them at