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The Word "Cater" and it's Origin

The word "cater" has an interesting origin that dates back to the 16th century. It comes from the Old French word "acater," which means "to buy provisions" or "to provide food." The word then evolved into "cateren" in Middle English, which meant "to provide food and drink."

The word "cater" was originally used to describe the work of a caterer, who was a person who provided food and drink for special events or occasions. In the early days, a caterer would typically prepare and deliver food to a client's home or venue, but as the business grew, caterers began to specialize in specific types of events, such as weddings, corporate events, or banquets.

Over time, the word "cater" has taken on a broader meaning beyond just providing food and drink. Today, the word can be used to describe any type of service or product that is tailored to a specific group or individual.

Here at 6AM Health, we consider the word “cater” to hold an abundance of importance. We believe that food strengthens relationships and brings people together. Along with our flagship solution, our Fresh Fridge, we also offer complete catering services with a selection of our healthy meals that we make fresh each day in our kitchen. Partnering with us is a perfect way to demonstrate your company’s commitment to creating healthy options for your employees and colleagues. So, if you have a company lunch coming up, a retirement party, or any other meeting of the sort, feel free to reach out to us here, we’d love to work with you to provide the perfect shared meal for you and your team.


The 6AM Health Team

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