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Blue Apron wilts, then rises to a new challenge

Blue Apron wilts, then rises to a new challenge

By American Public Media

The meal kit delivery service was almost belly-up before the pandemic hit. But then people stuck cooking at home gave the brand a lifeline. Investors found it tastier than ever, but will customers still hanker for the big blue box once this is all over?

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