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Stockbox Drops Popup Shipping Container Groceries Into Food Deserts

by LiveModern Webmaster last modified Jan 04, 2012 02:07 AM
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Many parts of urban America are food deserts, defined as "a low-income census tract where a substantial number or share of residents has low access to a supermarket or large grocery store." (see a map of them here ) Stockbox is a clever attempt to " fix the grocery gap in a neighborhood near you." They repurpose shipping containers into popup grocery stores, and plan on dropping them in parking lots.... Read the full story on TreeHugger






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