Shares of Blue Apron began trading on the New York Stock Exchange Thursday, as the meal delivery kit company faces a number of challenges. The company is not profitable, and 60 percent of new subscribers quit after six months, according to the research firm S3 Partners.
Editor's Note: Blue Apron and Amazon are among NPR's financial supporters.
This article was originally published on June 29, 2017.
This segment aired on June 29, 2017.