6/9/2021 Indy Week Carrboro United is Closing a Chapter 

2/24/2021 Indy Week Carrboro United is Celebrating a Year of Business

3/18/2021 News & Observer The pandemic altered how we think of restaurants

3/16/2021 WCHL The Aaron Keck Show: Carrboro United, One Year In

10/24 Daily Tar Heel Carrboro United Reaches $1 million in sales

10/21 Wall Street Journal To Survive, Restaurants are Taking Take Out to the Next Level

10/21 Chapelboro Carrboro United Reports $1 Million in Sales Since March Launch

9/24 Chef Kevin Callaghan on the NC F&B Podcast

9/3 WRAL Carrboro and Its People Think Outside the Box

5/11 News & Observer Food Hubs Are the New Food Halls

5/6 Chapel Hill Magazine Acme Chef Talks Carrboro United and Community Spirit

4/17 Indy Week In Carrboro, a New Kind of Drive-Through

4/17 Foodnetwork.com Best Ways Restaurants are Staying Connected to Customers

4/3  Triangle Business Journal Kindness Reigns during COVID-19 pandemic: Tom Raynor

4/1 USA Today Creating Opportunities…News From Around Our 50 States

3/31 U.S. News & World Report Food Hub Supports Restaurant Workers, Sells Safe Meals

3/30 Chapelboro.com Carrboro United Launches Emergency Loan Relief Fund for Local Businesses

3/24 News & Observer Forced to adapt, these Triangle restaurants are becoming more like grocery stores

3/23 WCHL-FM  Carrboro United

3/23 The Daily Tar Heel ‘Restaurants need guests to survive’: New food hub supports Carrboro businesses

3/21 Triangle Business Journal Carrboro food hub poised to help community, businesses

3/19 WRAL.com Carrboro launches local food hub amid coronavirus outbreak


The Food Hub Menu changes regularly and features fresh produce, quality meats, and prepared meals from local chefs and farmers.


Carrboro United’s mission is to protect and stimulate the Carrboro economy during the COVID-19 pandemic through creative initiatives and partnerships with the local business community. The organization was spearheaded by Tom Raynor, former CEO of Fleet Feet Sports, Acme Food & Beverage Co. and a team of local leaders. Carrboro United launched March 21, 2020 with a Local Food Hub program that allows consumers to conveniently order and pick up food from local restaurants, purveyors and farmers three times a week.