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Kitchensurfing is an online network for people who want good food and chefs who can cook it anywhere. The site lists available chefs by specialty and location. Users simply need to pick who they would like to cater their dinner.
Why it matters
Freelance cooking is a great way for many chefs to gain a reputation within small groups of foodies. What other service providers could try this home-delivery strategy?
UK supermarket Tesco have launched a virtual advisor to provide customers with free advice when they are choosing wine in-store. Through the service, which uses touch-screen technology, customers can search for wine by country, colour, style and price. Further information about the product can also be obtained by scanning the barcode on the bottle.
SoNatural are fruit juices made from fruit that has gone through a high pressure freezing that stabilises all the fruit components so it is as fresh as it can be without the need for preservatives.