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Coffee delivery service straight to NYC workers’ desk

Do you stand in line for five or 10 minutes every morning to get coffee, pay $4 or $5 for it, and toss your cup into the garbage when you’re done? If so, Vincent Meyer believes your routine is ripe for disruption. The 35-year-old, French-born tech entrepreneur has raised nearly $1 million to fuel a fast-growing service in New York City that delivers coffee in ceramic mugs to workers’ desks every morning — and picks them up for washing so it can use them again the next day. Goffee — pronounced like “coffee,” only with a “g” — launched a year ago from an industrial space in Hell’s Kitchen at Eighth Avenue and 39th Street, and is currently delivering 1,000 cups a day to offices throughout Midtown. That number is expe ...