Investments & Finance

Chinova Bioworks
Chinova Closes $6M Series A to Expand Chiber – A Novel Preservative Made from Upcycled Mushrooms
June 24, 2022
Canadian food tech startup Chinova Bioworks announces it has secured $6M in Series A funding to expand production…
Current Foods Sushi
Current Foods Closes $18M Seed Round to Launch Plant-Based Smoked Salmon into Retail
June 23, 2022
Alt-seafood startup Current Foods, formerly known as Kuleana, has raised $18M in seed funding to accelerate the production…
THIS Smashes £4M Crowdfunding Target In Under 2 Hours 
June 23, 2022
THIS, the fastest-growing plant-based meat brand in the UK, has launched a record-breaking crowdfunding campaign. The brand hit…
SMPL Oats Oat Milk
Canada’s Vegano Acquires Oat Milk Brand SMPL Oats as Part of Vertical Growth Strategy
June 23, 2022
Canadian e-commerce store Vegano Foods announces it has completed its acquisition of SMPL Oats, an emerging clean-label oat…
Unilever scientist lab
Unilever Launches $120M Biotech Venture for Palm Oil & Fossil Fuel Alternative 
June 22, 2022
Multinational consumer goods company Unilever is partnering with San Diego-based biotech Geno to commercialize plant-based alternatives to palm…
Kiki Milk Children Photo Plant-Based
PlantBaby Secures $4M to “Create Positive Change for Children’s Health”
June 22, 2022
PlantBaby, a company producing innovative children’s nutrition products, announces it has raised $4M in seed funding from a…
Good Food Technologies
Lever China Announces Six New Alternative Protein Investments 
June 20, 2022
Lever China has unveiled six new alt protein investments it has completed in recent months, expanding the Shanghai-based…
Malaysia: Phuture Continues to Expand Across Asian Markets with Plant-Based Chicken  
June 17, 2022
Malaysian plant-based producer Phuture Foods has announced a series of new partnerships with leading Asian brands to strengthen…
happyvore founders
HappyVore Announces €35M Raise, Plans to Open France’s Largest Plant-Based Meat Factory
June 16, 2022
HappyVore, a leading startup on the French plant-based scene, announces several developments. After launching new products, OOH advertising…
OZO Plant-Based Bacon Launch
JBS Claims Plans to “Foster and Develop” Alt Protein Through Multiple Investments & Acquisitions
June 16, 2022
In a new podcast with Food Manufacture, the largest meat processing company in the world, JBS SA, has…
Moolec Science
$504M Moolec to Become “World’s First” Molecular Farming FoodTech Listed on Nasdaq
June 16, 2022
Moolec Science has entered a new business agreement that will see it become the first molecular farming foodtech…
Jenny Goldfarb/ Unreal Deli
Unreal Deli Announces Series A Round and $50M Valuation
June 16, 2022
Plant-based brand Mrs. Goldfarb’s Unreal Deli announces a Series A fundraising round with investors Mark Cuban and the…
Margaret Coons, Nuts For Cheese
Nuts For Cheese Raises $5.35M for Expansion of Cashew-Based Artisan Cheese
June 15, 2022
Canada’s Nuts For Cheese, manufacturer of fermented cashew-based cheeses and butters, today announces it has closed a $5.35…
Komo Products
Canada: Komo Plant-Based Foods Raises $1M in Non-Brokered Private Placement
June 15, 2022
Komo Plant-Based Foods (CES:YUM), a Canadian foods producer, announces a private placement offering of up to 1,000 company…
AAK Foodservice Acquires Aquafaba Butter Producer Fora Foods
June 14, 2022
Leading vegetable oil and fats producer AAK FoodService has acquired Fora Foods. Fora is the company behind ForA:Butter,…
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