MaineBiz: CashStar co-founder starts digital platform for local foods

Forager is excited to be featured in Mainebiz! Their article covers our success so far and the potential for our product to drive growth within the local food movement.

CashStar co-founder starts digital platform for local foods

"CashStar co-founder David Stone's sixth startup, Forager, aims to bring farmers and local grocers into the digital age by tracking everything from procurement to payment online, adding efficiency to a person-to-person system fraught with scattered slips of paper scribbled with orders and invoices.

Launched Monday morning — to coincide with the vernal equinox signaling the start of spring — the Forager platform has two sides. The free one for farmers lists products available and prices. The other one, for an undisclosed monthly flat fee, is for local grocers, food co-ops and wholesalers to see what products are available from which farmers."