Kitchen Hub Food Hall partners with Longo’s to open Toronto

Today, kitchen center, Canada’s first virtual food hall, is opening its fourth location inside Longo’s Liberty Village, kicking off a longer-term partnership with the Toronto-based grocery chain. This opening marks the first ghost kitchen concept to open in a grocery store in the city – and the first of its kind in Canada. Future localization opportunities are under consideration.

Photo Credit: Unbound Productions (CNW Group/Kitchen Hub)

Kitchen Hub, known for providing amazing takeout, has four new kitchens at Longo’s Liberty Village. There’s an extensive menu of items from Toronto’s beloved Thai restaurant IAPthe buzz worthy of Montreal Mandy’s gourmet saladsfried chicken and fast growing burger Cabano comfort food and authentic Mexican cuisine by Elia Herrera from Colibri with Tecolote. Customers can mix and match items from the four restaurants and add takeout offers from The Cheesecake Factory Bakeryand Elle Dee Bakery. Longo’s ready-to-eat items such as homemade pizza, sushi bento boxes, salads, roast chickens and all-day breakfast will also be available. All items can be ordered through Kitchen Hub’s on-site kiosks as well as KitchenHub.com or third-party delivery apps for contactless ordering, pickup, dine-in or delivery.

“We are always looking for new ways to exceed the demands of the rapidly changing take-out channel,” says Adam Armeland, co-founder and CEO of Kitchen Hub. “We have identified an incredible opportunity to not only expand our business model by adding a whole new style of virtual food hall, but also benefit our grocery partner by driving in-store foot traffic and our customers by offering simplified access to amazing takeout food in a way that has never been done before.We are thrilled to partner with Longo’s, another Toronto-based brand, for this exciting new expansion.

“At Longo’s, our customers are always on the lookout for delicious meals as well as increasingly convenient ways to purchase quality meal solutions. We understand the changing demands and behaviors of our customers and are proud to always evolving to provide the best possible shopping experience” said Anthony Longo, President and CEO of Longo’s. “Kitchen Hub’s curated collection of offerings from leading brands will allow us to continue to elevate, innovate and engage our customers. We are excited to bring this new offering to our Liberty Village community.”

Kitchen Hub first opened in 2020, providing infrastructure and services that allow restaurants to grow with low overhead, enabling them to reach new customers while maintaining control of their food production. The brand has also developed proprietary technology, providing partner restaurants with a fully integrated suite of products and access to real-time backend data. Through these analytics, Kitchen Hub and its restaurant partners gain a better understanding of localized consumer trends and refine offerings to reflect location-specific demands.

Kitchen Hub offers pickup or delivery through KitchenHub.com, all major third-party delivery services, and from all Toronto locations: 935 The Queensway (Etobicoke), 234 Parliament Street (Downtown East), 1121 Castlefield Avenue (Castlefield Design + Decor District) and the new 1100 King St West, (Liberty Village). To celebrate the new Liberty Village location, Kitchen Hub will be offering customers free shipping and $10 off their first online order (min. $40) at KitchenHub.com using promo code: LIBERTY10 through October 14, 2022 Cannot be combined with other offers.

ABOUT KITCHEN HUB FOOD HALL

Kitchen Hub creates amazing takeout experiences. As Canada’s first virtual food hall, Kitchen Hub is revolutionizing the takeout and delivery industry by bringing famous restaurants together under one roof. At all four GTA locations, customers can select menu items from all Kitchen Hub partners, resulting in a combination of foods they love – all in one take-out order. The concept provides surrounding neighborhoods with access to restaurants that were not previously in the delivery area, while providing restaurants with a viable business model for takeout by providing kitchen space, technology and facilities. services to grow with low upfront costs. Kitchen Hub was founded in early 2020, bringing together experts from the hospitality, technology and real estate industries. For more information, visit KitchenHub.com or find out more about the founders of the brand here.

ABOUT THE DE LONGO BROTHERS FRUIT MARKET

Longo’s is a Canadian family business that began in 1956 when three brothers, Tommy, Joe and Gus, opened their first fruit market. What started as a small family store has since grown into a company that operates 36 stores in the Toronto and GTA communities, as well as Grocery Gateway, the leading online grocery store for home delivery. . Today, Longo’s upholds the same family values ​​it did 65 years ago, placing family standards at the heart of everything it does. Longo’s is proud to serve their customers the level of quality food they believe every family deserves and to give back to the communities in which they operate through the Longo Family Charitable Foundation.

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