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Drive-thru business has been brisk, prompting Duncan Produce to expand again with a home delivery service that it launched last week, serving residents within an 18-mile radius of its facility at 69 S. Henry Road.
The parent company of Edible Arrangements has identified Spokane as an ideal market for opening several new brick-and-mortar stores within the next year.
Lawyers for the U.S. Postal Service were in court Thursday to defend accusations that service cuts are slowing down the mail and threatening the integrity of the presidential election.
As Washington and some 20 other states began challenging changes to the U.S. Postal Service in court, the postmaster general announced he was suspending those changes at least until after the election.
Facing a public backlash over mail delays, the Trump administration scrambled to respond Monday as the House prepared an emergency vote to halt delivery interruptions and service changes that Democrats warned could imperil the November election.
CVS Health will try delivering prescriptions with self-driving vehicles in a test that begins next month.
Food is love, and Spokane born-and-raised Gage Lang loves desserts – specifically cookies and ice cream. So, it is more than proper that he is launching Breauxdoo Bakery from River City Kitchen in downtown Spokane on Thursday.
As Grubhub contends with upset restaurateurs, and social media ire over the fees it charges, the company must make clear what costs are associated with food delivery, CEO Matt Maloney said during an earnings call earlier this week.
COVID-19 has changed the food delivery industry – both for the drivers who have flocked to the apps in search of essential work, and the restaurants dependent on the services to get their food to the public.
For Clay Cerna, owner of Sweetbox Delivery and River City Kitchen in downtown Spokane, offering an “Eat Now, Pay Later Bagel Loan,” all bagels at 50% off and free rent in his new River City Kitchen commercial space through June, was a two-fold idea during this coronavirus pandemic. “My main goal is to keep my people working,” Cerna said last week. “Since we’re under quarantine, going to work for a few shifts gets my employees out of the house, and it helps keep us all sane.
It has been a roller-coaster ride for Share Farm, the young farm-to-door company founded and owned by local entrepreneurs Eric Kobe and Vincent Peak and James Beard Award-nominated chef and restaurateur Adam Hegsted.
The Greater Spokane County Meals on Wheels has begun delivering seven frozen meals one day per week to each recipient, the nonprofit announced Monday. The group changed its daily hot meal deliveries after consulting with the Spokane Regional Health District. With an expected peak of coronavirus infections in the coming two or three weeks, the nonprofit said it was necessary to adopt a new schedule that requires fewer volunteers and lessen the risk of exposure.
Some Instacart and Amazon warehouse workers walked off the job Monday demanding greater safeguards against the coronavirus, even as both companies are speed-hiring hundreds of thousands of new workers to handle a surge in delivery orders.
The possibility of a strike by some Instacart workers highlights the impact of the coronavirus outbreak on the grocery delivery business, where workers are worried about their safety as they try to meet a surge in demand for online groceries.
It’s just a week into the holiday shopping season, and Amazon is already having trouble getting packages to shoppers’ doorsteps on time.
Thousands of restaurants are experimenting with virtual spinoffs as they try to capitalize on the rising popularity of online ordering.
Boeing’s troubles are deepening as the grounding of its 737 Max jetliner approaches the seven-month mark.
Walmart is rolling out a grocery delivery subscription service this fall as it races to gain an advantage in the competitive fresh food business.
The targeted legislation would aim to help small businesses compete with larger firms and extend business ownership opportunities to communities of color, women and military veterans.
It’s truly farm to door, and it’s to the benefit of local farmers and vendors and a convenience for customers. Share Farm, by local entrepreneurs Vince Peak and Eric Kobe and chef and restaurateur Adam Hegsted, was launched in July after Peak and Kobe created the Share Farm app last fall and soft launched it.