updated - January 22, 2020 Wednesday EST
The iOS app Instacart, originating in San Francisco, Calif., was introduced to New York City on Wednesday. The app lets customers select items from their local grocery stores and choose when they can be delivered.
The New York City Council introduced a bill on Wednesday that would charge customers 10 cents per grocery bag at stores. The legislation was proposed in order to bring down the amount of bags that are used and thrown into landfills.
ReedPOP, the pop culture company that holds New York Comic-Con, announced it will be expanding its events with the addition of a new event for comic books called Special Edition: NYC. Special Edition: NYC will be held in Manhattan on June 14 and June 15.
New York City Beer Week, an annual celebration of beer, begins today, Feb. 21 and will be held until March 2 in Brooklyn. The celebrations will include tastings, tap takeovers, and beer-inspired dinners.
Frozen yogurt and dessert company 16 Handles has added two new flavors to its newly launched Artisan collection of self-serve frozen yogurt and toppings for an end of summer bang according to restaurantnews.com. (PHOTO)