…It works like this: Each day, users choose from a curated menu; they have until 11:30 to make their choice. Then, the ToGoBox team sends orders over to the participating restaurants, which get going making the meals. Customers then receive their lunches upon delivery around 12:30, at a pre-selected ToGoBox drop-off area at their company.
…Bootstrapped financials have helped spur that growth, although the team is currently in the middle of an equity crowdfunding round. Lee and the team are also receiving insight and mentorship from the likes of Matt Tortora, co-founder and CEO of Crave Food Systems, and the Venture Mentoring Service of Rhode Island, which was born out of MIT.
…Looking ahead, ToGoBox hopes to grow in different areas within Massachusetts and Connecticut.
“We don’t target mega-cities; we focus on smaller cities, like Providence,”
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