Everyone loves a picnic, but the labor-intensive planning, packing, and cleanup often cause people to rethink their outdoor plans and just head to a nearby restaurant. Merienda Picnic (winner of last week’s TC Radio Pitch-Off), is an on-demand service that will bring you a fully stocked picnic basket in under an hour.
Launched in New Orleans, the company currently delivers an array of picnic packages ranging from a $45 classic package to a $1,000 platinum package which comes with a “picnic butler” to set up and tear down the picnic spread.
Most baskets come with champagne included, and can be custom built to match the theme of events like a brunch or a girls day out.
The company partners with local cheese, charcuterie, and wine shops to provide high-quality goods for the baskets, and uses a courier service to deliver baskets in about 30-45 minutes.
Andrea Hernandez, Founder of Merienda Picnic, explained that the company targets…
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