By The Numbers: Our Impact in 2019

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Happy New Year to all of our fellow reusers and reuse supporters, near and far! After a peaceful holiday season, the team at GO Box is recharged and eager to dig into expanding and improving our reusable container and cup service here in our hometown of Portland, OR and beyond. As we are all more collectively aware, shocked and saddened by …

Citizens Committee for New York City Launches GO Box in A+E Networks Corporate Cafeteria

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GO Box is thrilled to announce a new partnership with Citizens Committee for New York City and A+E Networks to launch a new corporate reuse program. Read the full press release from A+E Networks below. FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: A+E Networks® Launches Reusable To-Go Container Program in Partnership with Citizens Committee for New York City NEW YORK CITY – A+E Networks …

Introducing Canteen by Dig, Powered by GO Box

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We are so pleased to announce the launch of the newest reuse system in the U.S. – Canteen by Dig. Dig is a fast casual restaurant chain based in New York City and Canteen is the name of their new reusable bowls! GO Box is thrilled to have partnered with Dig to launch Canteen on our platform – they have licensed …

Join Our Team! GO Box is now hiring for an Operations Assistant.

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Operations Assistant with GO Box GO Box is building a movement to eliminate single use plastics – a reusable revolution. GO Box is a circular, zero waste system that empowers food vendors and their customers to choose reusable containers that eliminate the need for single use plastics. GO Box looking for an energetic and detail-oriented Operation Assistant to deliver and …

Introducing the GO Box Reusable Cup!

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Today is a big day at GO Box. We’re thrilled to announce the introduction of a brand new reusable: a 12oz cup! Since GO Box launched in 2011, we’ve built a community of subscribers, vendors and local businesses that are working together to do away with throw away. With this cup, GO Box is committing to growing that community – …

Now Available at New Seasons Slabtown!

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We are so excited to announce our new partnership with New Seasons Market! GO Box containers are now available at the Slabtown store in NW Portland. In addition to being a great neighborhood grocery store, New Seasons also offers a wide range of freshly prepared dishes full of yummy, locally sourced ingredients. GO Box subscribers may  order food from the …

Planet or Plastic?

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  Trash is having a moment. Specifically, trash made from plastic. National Geographic opened the cover feature in the June issue with the statement: “We made it. We depend on it. We’re drowning in it.” As it suggests, our relationship with plastic is complex. Developed in the mid-1880s the first plastics were made to replace ivory from elephant tusks. By …

Announcing GO Box Ownership Transfer

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My name is Jocelyn Quarrell and I’m excited to introduce myself as the new owner of GO Box! As of June 1st, I took over from Laura Weiss, who founded and built GO Box from the ground up over the past 7 years. Together, Laura and I have been working on transferring the business in a way that preserves the …

GO Box is Going Digital in the New Year!

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As of January 1, all GO Box transactions will occur via our mobile app and tokens will be retired. If you already use our app, this change won’t affect you. If you currently use tokens, you’ll need to download the app in order to continue using GO Box. How to make the switch — in 3 easy steps: Download the …