For disabled residents, delivery is essential and harder to come by

SACRAMENTO, Calif. — Grocers are hiring new employees to meet the increasing delivery demand due to COVID-19. Raley’s hired roughly 1,000 new shoppers this week and will begin training this weekend. FoodJets—which delivers the groceries for Raley’s—is quickly hiring new drivers. Amazon is adding 800 new positions to its delivery network in the Sacramento area […]

Foodjets: HOW I GREW A FOOD DELIVERY COMPANY TO OVER 20 MILLION TOTAL DELIVERIES IN 100 CITIES

HELLO! WHO ARE YOU AND WHAT FOOD BUSINESS DID YOU START? My name is Darren McAdams and I started FoodJets. We are a food delivery company that offers a personalized, local alternative to the big corporate delivery companies. We deliver to individual homes, but we also do loads of corporate catering as well. We started […]

Raley’s makes another investment in e-commerce

In an effort to reach new customers, Raley’s is building upon its delivery options. The West Sacramento-based grocery chain on Wednesday announced that it’s offering home delivery service through Instacart, a San Francisco-based company that serves thousands of cities, spanning the U.S. and Canada. In 2017, Raley’s began offering same-day delivery through its own eCart program. That program, […]

Former chef brings speedy food delivery service to San Luis Obispo County

Cosimo Allegretta has 25 years of experience in the kitchen. You could say that he knows the ins and outs of the food industry as he’s even managed bars in area. But he was looking for something more, and he was ready to get out of the fast-paced lifestyle that comes with creating a menu […]

Hungry for takeout but in your PJs? Delivery services have you covered in Modesto

…Two of the most high-profile to enter the Modesto market recently are Sacramento-based FoodJets and Chicago-based Grubhub. In April, GrubHub Delivery expanded into Modesto. The largest online and mobile food delivery service nationwide, it previously had been available in the area through its website. But participating restaurants had to provide their own drivers. Now the company has rolled […]