Small Biz Saturday: Juicy Kitchen grateful for community partners, gets ready to reopen
But the closure didnt stop Behan and Ziola from using Juicy Kitchen to make wholesale meals for community partners, paying their staff and making meals for frontline workers. Started in 2011, Juicy Kitchen originated as a healthy meal delivery business by Susan and George Todoroff. Juicy Kitchen would drop off premade food at community partners, White Lotus Farms and Argus Farm Stop, who would then sell the food to hungry customers. Ziola credited the two markets as being a reason why Juicy Kitchen survived while closed to the public. Juicy Kitchen is at 1506 N Maple Rd.
Small Biz Saturday: Tribble Painting Company makes changes for post-COVID-19 shutdown painting
ANN ARBOR, Mich. Operating since 1992, Tribble Painting Company has become synonymous with exterior and interior painting in the Ann Arbor area. It was also when Tribble Painting Company started to schedule work for the season. (Tribble Painting Company, Inc.)According to Tribble, responses from clients have been mixed because of the pandemic. Luckily for Tribble Painting Company, there is now a pent up demand for painting. (Tribble Painting Company, Inc.)The company has had to re-think how employees interact and move, which might slow down some painting jobs.
Small Biz Saturday: Sweetwaters Coffee & Tea Plymouth Green keeps community caffeinated
ANN ARBOR, Mich. Located in the Plymouth-Green Crossings Shopping Center, Sweetwaters Coffee & Tea Plymouth Green usually has a hoard of commuters passing through its doors fueling up for the day. The Sweetwaters location is popular among commuters and students as a place to study or work. (Sweetwaters Coffee & Tea Plymouth Green)To respond to the pandemic, Sweetwaters Coffee & Tea Plymouth Green also launched its mobile ordering application. Sweetwaters Coffee & Tea Plymouth Green usually hosts several events each month within its space. Sweetwaters Coffee & Tea Plymouth Green is at 3393 Plymouth Rd.