Check Out ‘N’ Take Out: New grocery delivery service plus deals from Allison Izu and Watanabe Floral

HI Now hosts Kanoe Gibson and Kainoa Carlson are back with another edition of Check Out N Take Out featuring businesses from around the islands that are open for business! With Check Out ‘N’ Take out on Hawaii News Now, you can always find out which restaurants and businesses are open in your community.

In conjunction with the Made in Hawaii’s first virtual festival on August 21, Allison Izu will be holding a special sale starting the same day through August 24. Use code AUGUST30 to get 30 percent off when you buy three or more Allison Izu pieces! This includes sale items, which means you’re getting savings up to 50 percent off the original price! You can also shop online at and get free shipping.

If you have any questions or need help finding your perfect style, call or text (808) 349-1013 or chat with the staff online. Allison Izu is also offering curbside pickup at its Ala Moana store, so you never have to leave your car! The store front is currently closed but they will continue to operate Wednesday through Saturday from 10 a.m. – 3 p.m.

Up next, feel more comfortable having your groceries delivered? Panda General Store is Hawaii’s newest online delivery service. Now you can order fresh produce, meats, and other grocery items without ever leaving home. All you have to do is visit to create an online account. Then, browse and shop from a list of offerings by vendor or category, pay online, and then schedule your delivery! As long as your order is placed by 10 a.m., you’ll be sure to get it that same day. Delivery is free for orders over $50 dollars, and all orders under are a flat rate of $10.

And finally, we’ve all felt it… It’s definitely a hard time for everyone right now, so spread some happiness with flowers from Watanabe Floral! Check out colorful flowers from their “Bright & Joyful Lineup,” or brighten someone’s day with a Balloon Bouquet! Watanabe Floral is now open Monday through Saturday from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. And to help you share happiness this week, Watanabe will be offering free standard delivery on any online item on August 18 and 19! For more information, visit