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Black Sheep Plant-Based Lamb Kofta
Black Sheep Foods Raises $5.25M to Make Plant-Based Lamb and Wild Game
January 27, 2022
Black Sheep Foods, makers of the first plant-based lamb in the US, announces a $5.25 million seed funding…
Beyond Burger 3.0
Unovis Asset Management Closes Oversubscribed €146M Fund
January 26, 2022
Alt-protein-focused venture capital firm Unovis Asset Management has closed an oversubscribed €146 million ($166 million) second fund. Participants…
New ChickP CEO Completes $8M Series A as Production Doubles 
January 26, 2022
ChickP, the Israeli food tech specializing in chickpea protein, has announced a new CEO as its $8 million…
UPSIDE Foods Acquires Seafood Startup Cultured Decadence to Accelerate Cultivated Lobster
January 25, 2022
UPSIDE Foods, formerly known as Memphis Meats, has acquired cultivated seafood startup Cultured Decadence, which specializes in cell-cultured…
Israel’s Redefine Meat Raises $135M for Worldwide Expansion
January 24, 2022
Redefine Meat, famed for its 3D-printed plant-based whole cuts, has completed a $135 million financing round – one…
Omni founders, Image courtesy of ProVeg
Vegan Dog Food Company Omni Raises £1.1M to Launch Functional Plant-Based Treats
January 24, 2022
UK plant-based dog food company omni has raised £1.1 million in a funding round, with investors including ProVeg…
PlantPlus Foods Closes CA$125 Million Deal to Acquire Canada’s Sol Cuisine
January 20, 2022
PlantPlus Foods has completed a CA$125 million (about $100 million) agreement to acquire Sol Cuisine, a Canadian plant-based…
Mamamade Raspberry Plant-Based Meal
Mamamade Raises £1.5 Million in Record-Setting Pre-Seed Round for Healthy Baby Food
January 19, 2022
Mamamade, a UK brand specializing in plant-based infant and toddler nutrition, announces the successful closing of a record-setting…
La Vie vegan bacon burger
La Vie Raises €25M in Series A From Angels Including Natalie Portman & Oatly Chairman
January 19, 2022
French startup La Vie, which specialises in the production of plant-based alternatives to traditionally pork-based products such as…
Yumi Baby Food Reveals It Raised $67 M Entirely From Woman Investors
January 19, 2022
Yumi, makers of organic plant-based baby food, says the brand’s recent $67 million Series B funding round was…
Vegan Fried Chick*n Brand VFC Raises $10.3M, Plans “Fast-Paced” US Growth
January 18, 2022
UK based vegan fried chick*n startup VFC Foods Ltd, launched by Veganuary founder Matthew Glover just 13 months…
New Wave shrimp
Seaweed Industry Sees Major Growth – Investment Up by 36% to $168M
January 18, 2022
The seaweed industry saw its number of investment deals double while the amount invested grew by 36% to…
Aurapea chickpea meat in pan
AuraPea Raises $1.5M For Chickpea-Based Meat, Plans Expansion Into Europe & Asia
January 14, 2022
AuraPea is a new Richmond, VA  company pioneering clean-ingredient alternative meats using the brand’s novel chickpea base, known…
Starfield Master Pastrami Beef2
Starfield Closes US$100M in Series B, Announces First Self-Built Factory in Xiaogan, Hubei
January 13, 2022
Chinese plant-based protein food technology company Starfield this Tuesday announced the completion of a US$100 million Series B…
MycoWorks Raises $125 Million to Mass Produce Mushroom Leather
MycoWorks Raises $125M in Series C to Mass Produce Mushroom Leather
January 13, 2022
MycoWorks, a San Francisco-based biomaterials company, announces the startup has raised $125 million to open a full-scale mushroom…
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