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Surrounded by totes and conveyors at the New Hope distribution center, SimonDelivers President and COO Liwanag Ojala says her company’s grocery delivery system is a well-oiled machine. Now what needs to reach consumers is the message that SimonDelivers can “enhance people’s lives.”

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Online grocer SimonDelivers was set to be sold. But with a new investor and a new leader, it is responding to consumer demand for more local, organic, healthy, and convenient foods, and expects flat sales to climb.


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