• Blue Apron stock gets toasted as Amazon cooks up rival service

    4 monthes ago - By CNN

    Amazon is cooking up a plan to disrupt the meal-kit delivery business that Blue Apron helped pioneer. News of a trademark application by Amazon sent Blue Apron's shares nosediving on Monday.
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  • Privateer Press Announces MiniCrate Subscription Box

    4 monthes ago - By Tabletop Gaming

    Lots of my friends do some form or another of subscription service. Whether it's Blue Apron or Lootcrate or Graze or Comic Bento, every month they're getting a mystery box of goods, often with exclusive or special-release items. Well, fans of Privateer Press can now get their own, specially-made box, as they have announced the launch of their own subscription box service called MiniCrate.
    From the announcement:
    Privateer Press, publishers of WARMACHINE and HORDES, announced the launch of its first subscription box, MiniCrate, a service that will deliver exclusive, limited-edition...
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  • Amazon could be planning a meal kit service to rival Blue Apron

    Amazon could be planning a meal kit service to rival Blue Apron

    4 monthes ago - By The Verge

    Amazon filed a trademark on July 6th for a service described as “We do the prep. You be the chef.” The application describes the service as akin to other meal prep services like Blue Apron, saying customers will be provided with “prepared food kits... ready for cooking.”
    Last month, Amazon announced that it was acquiring supermarket chain Whole Foods for $13.7 billion. The platform has been testing grocery delivery services since launching AmazonFresh in 2007, expanding to AmazonFresh Pickup and Amazon Go - a physical brick-and-mortar grocery Amazon is currently testing in Seattle without...
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  • Amazon could be making a meal-kit service to rival Blue Apron

    Amazon could be making a meal-kit service to rival Blue Apron

    4 monthes ago - By Digital Trends

    Amazon filed a trademark application for "prepared food kits composed of meat, poultry, fish, seafood, fruit and/or vegetables," which could put it in direct competition with Blue Apron.
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