Blue Apron : Amazon considering meal kit delivery?
Amazon could be getting into the meal kit delivery business, new trademarks indicate, news that sent
The online retailer filed three trademarks earlier this month that could indicate it plans to stomp on
Amazon describes the service for the first -- and longest -- trademark listing as:
"Prepared food kits composed of meat, poultry, fish, seafood, fruit and/or and vegetables and also including sauces or seasonings, ready for cooking and assembly as a meal; Frozen, prepared, and packaged meals consisting of meat, poultry, fish, seafood, fruit and/or vegetables; fruit salads and vegetable salads; soups and preparations for making soups."
The details are similar to the services
Amazon has been stepping more and more into the fresh food business in recent years. In 2013, it started AmazonFresh for fresh grocery delivery, and in 2014, it launched
Perhaps its biggest step, though, was acquiring
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