Plated is a gourmet food delivery service based in New York. Customers go online and select the healthy, yummy meals (about $12 per portion) they want to make later. Then Plated delivers all the fresh ingredients right to their home. Plated has had success in the Northeast, and now they want to go national. That’s why they went on Shark Tank, where they landed a deal with Kevin O’Leary.
But now Mr. Wonderful isn’t convinced that Plated can make a profit. On Beyond the Tank, O’Leary visits the two Harvard Business School grads who founded the company. Can Plated, a company that provides healthcare benefits and equity in the company to their employees, expand nationally and make a profit? We'll find out on ABC's Beyond the Tank on May 8 at 9pm.
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