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Chef'd Meal-Kit Maker Suspending Business

July 18,2018 11:20

“Due to some unexpected circumstances with the funding and business, I regret to inform that Chef'd has ceased all operations until our investors and lenders decide the final fate of the company,” the company's chief technology officer wrote in an ...and more »

Chef’d, a national meal-kit operator serving major food brands and prominent chefs, has suspended operations after burning through investments and failing to secure more cash.
The development is a troubling sign for the meal-kit sector as venture capital-backed startups seek to become profitable in an increasingly competitive food segment, and startups seek to scale up into national operations that can provide customers with ever more choices.

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