Everyone's busy. Who has the time to cook food for themselves or the whole family? There's the easy response, which is to resort to fast food. Nobody wants that for their family, though. Obesity is a big issue in the U.S. Who wants to be part of the statistic?
What, then, is the answer? You can do two things to help people who are too busy to prepare their food.
Start a Meal Delivery Service
If you have the time to cook for your family, you can cook a little extra for a couple more people. This concept is popular in other parts of the world, where home-cooked meals are preferred over fast food but no one has the time to prepare them. You can expand this to serve more people if you buy demi glace, gravy, and even vegetables in bigger batches.
This way, you can offer more affordable meals without compromising on taste or quality. Beat the price of expensive meal providers, and offer options that don't require additional equipment, to get more clients.
Be a Meal-Kit Provider
Amazon knows that there is a need for easy-to-prepare meals. Amazon also knows that people prefer not to go out to buy various ingredients for the task. This gave rise to meal kits, which include all the ingredients of a dish in the exact proportions needed to prepare them. You can start your meal-kit delivery service by re-packing ingredients in the appropriate quantities and writing a recipe that subscribers can follow.
Start with simple dishes to make the experience fun for your customers. Then, encourage them to try more complicated dishes so that they learn to prepare more options. The variety also ensures that they don't get bored with your meal kits.
When there is a need for something, there is an opportunity for you to turn it into a business. Plan your new business venture now and look for suppliers.