Albertsons Cans 10 Percent of Plated Staff

Albertsons Cans 10 Percent of Plated Staff

Albertsons has reportedly laid off 10 percent of the staff at Plated, a national meal kit service the West Coast grocery giant purchased in 2017. According to the report, the layoffs impacted 25 of Plated’s employees. In a statement, Albertsons spokeswoman, Christine...
Meal Kits Still Growing Despite Headwinds

Meal Kits Still Growing Despite Headwinds

If you’re like me, those Blue Apron and HelloFresh commercials with fancy produce flying around, symmetrical smiles and bustling dining rooms full of friends confuse me on several levels. I can never wrap my head around non-cooks who like to cook, but it’s a thing—and...
New Survey Shows Meal Kit Growth and Churn

New Survey Shows Meal Kit Growth and Churn

A new study from Market Force Information about the U.S. grocery industry shows significant churn for meal-kit delivery services where all the needed ingredients and recipes are shipped directly to homes. In general, the survey shows continued growth in popularity for...