A New Delivery Service – What a Great Idea!

(Update: On December 11, 2013 The Midnight express posted this Facebook Entry: ATTENTION: THE MIDNIGHT EXPRESS WILL RETURN IN THE SPRING OF 2013…IT WILL HAVE A MUCH LARGER DELIVERY AREA AS WELL AS EXTENDED HOURS…PLEASE CHECK BACK HERE IN THE COMING MONTHS FOR ADDITIONAL INFORMATION…THANK YOU FOR YOUR PATRONAGE…

-DR. MIDNIGHT LOVES YOU ALL & LOOKS FORWARD TO SERVING YOU ALL AGAIN IN THE NEAR FUTURE…)

A door hanger ad appeared on my doorknob a couple days that, when I looked at it, sparked this thought: Shazam, that’s a good idea!

It’s one of those ideas that many of us have imagined at one point or another—especially when it’s late at night and we have the munchies but we’re too tired to go out for food—but it’s one thing to imagine something and another thing to do it.

The Midnight Express (513.462.1562) is a new business serving the Clifton and downtown area that delivers food and beverages from nearby restaurants from midnight to 6 am seven nights a week. On their door hangar they throw out suggestions that include fast food (White Castle, Skyline) and fancier fare (Shangai Mamas); they also deliver from places like Walgreens and CVS, which means they don’t limit what they can deliver. As the mastermind behind The Midnight Express (Cassidy Mullen, aka “Dr. Midnight”) put it when we chatted on the phone, “You tell me what you want the Midnight Express to be, that’s what we will be.” Continue reading “A New Delivery Service – What a Great Idea!”