RICHMOND, Va. — A brand new merchandising machine in Richmond’s stylish Scott’s Addition neighborhood just isn’t full of junk meals like chips or soda, however wholesome choices like mushroom burger, hen bacon ranch and breakfast hash bowls.
Richmond chef Danny Sterling based ELYA (Eat Like Your Ancestors) to supply merchandising fridges that provide fast and wholesome meal choices to these at work, college or within the hospital.
Sterling stated that after battling most cancers he felt compelled to discover a strategy to encourage wholesome consuming in locations the place choices had been restricted.
“So utilizing the instruments I already type of grew within the culinary business, and simply bringing in vitamin as effectively, is type of how the entire idea received began,” Sterling defined.
The Scott’s addition machine, which is situated exterior Alton Lane on Leigh Road and is open 24-7, is the corporate’s third machine within the metropolis.
“Utilizing our SmartFridge know-how (ElyaFridge) we are able to present residential, industrial, and healthcare services with nourishing meals each hour of the day,” the corporate’s web site.
Click on right here for extra details about ELYA and their mission to make “nutrient-dense, sustainable, meals extra accessible to everybody.”