Investments & Acquisitions

Brightseed Plant Science
Brightseed Completes $68M Series B to Commercialize Novel Hemp Ingredients
May 13, 2022
Brightseed, a pioneer in tech-based phytonutrient research, announces it has raised $68M in Series B funding to accelerate…
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SEAFOOD REBOOT Secures €3.2M to Create the Next Gen Algae Seafood (R)evolution
May 12, 2022
French foodtech startup SEAFOOD REBOOT announces it has completed a €3.2M pre-seed round for its algae-based alt seafood,…
Indian E-Commerce Platform Vegan Dukan Secures $325,000 in Seed Funding
May 11, 2022
Bengaluru-based e-commerce platform Vegan Dukan has secured $325,000 from Sunlight Capital Holdings. The seed funding will be used…
Slutty Vegan Founder Pinky Cole
Slutty Vegan Founder Pinky Cole Closes $25M in Series A Funding to Open 20 New Locations
May 9, 2022
Pinky Cole, the CEO and founder of beloved vegan burger chain Slutty Vegan, reveals she raised $25M in…
Motif FoodWorks Burger
Motif FoodWorks Strategically Invests in NemaLife to Speed Up Food Ingredient Testing
May 5, 2022
Motif FoodWorks, a Boston food tech company, is partnering with microfluidics company NemaLife to utilize the latter’s platform…
fermentation-derived beef fat
Melt&Marble Raises €5M for “First Ever” Fermentation-Derived Beef Fat
May 5, 2022
Sweden’s Melt&Marble has developed what it believes is the world’s first precision fermentation-derived beef fat. The company says…
TATE-&-LYLE-LOGO
Chickpea Ingredients Producer Nutriati Acquired by Tate & Lyle
May 4, 2022
Tate & Lyle, originating in Britain 1859 as sugar refinery Henry Tate & Sons, most known for its…
Impossible grandma
Pandemic Sees Alt Protein Investments Soar to $4.8Bn in 2021, Impossible Foods in the Lead
April 29, 2022
The newly released AgFunder 2022 Agrifoodtech Investment Report reveals that the Innovative Food category, encompassing alt protein companies…
Neat Food Co/ Burger Leonardo DiCaprio Invests
Leonardo DiCaprio Now an Investor in Lewis Hamilton’s Neat Food Co
April 28, 2022
The NEAT Food Co, the UK vegan fast food chain backed by Lewis Hamilton, reveals actor Leonardo DiCaprio…
Brazil's Novah! raises funding
Brazil’s Novah! Raises R$600,000 Through Equity Crowdfunding Platform Vegan Business
April 27, 2022
Brazil’s Novah! has become the third company to secure funding through the plant-based equity crowdfunding platform Vegan Business.…
UPSIDE Foods Chicken Taco
UPSIDE Foods Achieves Unicorn Status Following Largest Ever Fund Round in Cultivated Meat
April 21, 2022
UPSIDE Foods (previously Memphis Meats) announces a $400 million Series C round which included returning investors Cargill, Tyson…
 The Green Shoot Institute Secures £365K in Pre-Seed For PLANTS + PERKS
April 21, 2022
The Green Shoot Institute of London has closed an overfunded pre-seed round led by Sustainable Ventures, with backing…
planetary to scale food fermentation industry
Planetary Raises $8M to “De-Bottleneck the Food Fermentation Industry”
April 20, 2022
Swiss food tech company planetary has raised $8 million in a seed funding round, to construct production-scale capacity…
Mikuna Lupin Protein Powder Range
Mikuna Raises $5.6M in Seed to Scale Clean Lupin-Based Protein “Chocho”
April 14, 2022
Plant-based protein brand Mikuna announces it has closed an oversubscribed $5.6 million seed round to fuel the company’s…
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ADM Announces $300M Investment to Grow Alt-Protein Production and Open Protein Innovation Center
April 12, 2022
Agrifoods giant Archer Daniels Midland Co (ADM) announces the company is investing approximately $300 million to expand its…
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