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Whole Foods / Amazon To Deliver Groceries in Toronto and Vancouver

Amazon just took over Whole Foods last week it is already making plans to do grocery deliveries in Toronto and Vancouver areas. This is on top of slashing prices on hundreds of products.


You will need to have a Prime Account on Amazon, and if reports are true you will be able to order and get your groceries within 2 hour window for delivery in Toronto.

The service will start in November in Vancouver and January in Toronto. Make sure to sign up for Prime Account before that. Bon Appetit!

Toronto startup Platterz, catering firm, secures $6.7m financing

Platterz, Toronto company, that makes it incredibly easy for companies to order shareable food from hundreds of top local restaurants and caterers, has received $6.7m in financing. This funding was provided by AltaIR Capital, Globalive Capital, Kevin Kimsa, Dennis Bennie, Ran Makavy and Oren Zeev.

The company right now is based in Toronto, Ontario and employs about 25 employees and is looking to double in size ASAP.

Eran Henig, Co-founder & CEO of Platterz said:

“We’re thrilled with the incredible traction we’ve seen so far in the market, and most importantly with the overwhelming positive feedback we’ve received from customers over the last year. Our customers appreciate that we’ve taken the time to truly understand their needs and develop the one-stop catering shop they’ve been waiting for all these years. We’re empowering them in ways that were simply not possible without technology.”

Video features Platterz catering services: