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Bodegas Fight Back Against ’15-Minute’ Delivery Apps with Help from CM Marte

Posted January 10, 2022 at 5:01 am

While chain stores and rising rents are usually what forces out mom-n-pop shops like bodegas, a new threat has suddenly emerged. As previously reported, grocers promising fifteen-minute home delivery for their app customers are turning storefronts into mini-warehouses stocked with goods that an algorithm predicts locals will want. “Dark stores” or “ghost stores,” as they […]

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Stop 1 Deli for LeBron

Posted June 16, 2010 at 6:25 am

Whether or not you’re a basketball fan, talk of LeBron James moving to the Knicks in the offseason is quite ubiquitous.  It’s in the papers, on the internets, and on the minds of many.  Now neighborhood businesses and shopkeepers are joining the conversation.

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