Posts Tagged ‘food’

Skip the Dishes Expands to First U.S. Market in Columbus

Skip the Dishes Expands to First U.S. Market in Columbus
From Canada to Columbus, the city’s reputation as a testing ground – and its vibrant food scene – brought food delivery platform Skip the Dishes down from up north and into its first U.S. market. “Our strategy has been to go to market where there’s great food,” says Co-Founder Andrew...
June 30th, 2015 | Business Profiles | Read More

OrderUp Expanding Options for Food Delivery

OrderUp Expanding Options for Food Delivery
Ordering food for delivery is seemingly limited to pizza or Chinese, but no longer. A number of apps are cropping up that are making  practically any food available for delivery anytime, anywhere. One such service, OrderUp, entered the Columbus market last August. “We really focused on Ohio State’s...
June 22nd, 2015 | Business Profiles | Read More

The Commissary Providing Plethora of Ways to Connect Food and Community

The Commissary Providing Plethora of Ways to Connect Food and Community
In the whirlwind of just a few short months, The Commissary has become many things to many people. The multipurpose commercial kitchen and event space that serves to build the local food scene opened its doors at 1400 Dublin Rd. in the Marble Cliff area in November. “We’ve had so much support...
April 27th, 2015 | Entrepreneurial Support | Read More

Behind the Scenes: BiBiBop

Behind the Scenes: BiBiBop
There’s a growing trend of fast-casual design-your-own-meal restaurants, Chipotle, Piada and as of August 2013, BiBiBiop is populating the Columbus landscape with four locations across the city in less than a year and a half. The Korean-inspired chain takes a spin on a classic dish, offering a...
December 16th, 2014 | Behind the Scenes | Read More

The Big Pitch Provides Platform for Food-Based Entrepreneurs

The Big Pitch Provides Platform for Food-Based Entrepreneurs
FoodStart Ohio will host the first annual Big Pitch at Franklin University Saturday, June 21 and Saturday, June 28. The two-day event gives local food-based entrepreneurs a chance to highlight their delectables while competing for valuable cash and mentoring prizes. On June 21, entrepreneurs from local...
June 10th, 2014 | Upcoming Events | Read More

Azteca Catering Brings Traditional Mexican Culture to Columbus

Azteca Catering Brings Traditional Mexican Culture to Columbus
One woman’s desire to share her cultural heritage is at the center of a unique Clintonville business. Leticia Vazquez-Smith gave Azteca Catering a permanent home at 3339 N. High St. to bring traditional Mexican food and folk art to Columbus. Exploring the Mexican cuisine in the city, Vazquez-Smith...
January 17th, 2014 | Business Profiles | Read More

Spinelli’s Deli Local Yumminess Program to Support Area Food-Based Businesses

Spinelli’s Deli Local Yumminess Program to Support Area Food-Based Businesses
Spinelli’s Deli in Victorian Village wants to help other food-based businesses get their products in front of customers just in time for the holiday season. Owner Joe Spinelli is searching for about two dozen entrepreneurs to sell their goodies through a program called Local Yumminess. Spinelli...
September 20th, 2013 | Entrepreneurial Support | Read More

Bella Donna Cooks Prepares Personalized Meals for Busy, Health-Conscious Consumers

Bella Donna Cooks Prepares Personalized Meals for Busy, Health-Conscious Consumers
Imagine a week’s worth of  healthy, prepared meals, tailored exactly to your tastes, appearing in your refrigerator without even lifting a finger in the kitchen. With personal chef service Bella Donna Cooks, busy professionals and health-conscience consumers can stress less about what to make...
September 12th, 2013 | Business Profiles | Read More