Investments & Finance

Oceanium Kelp
Scottish Seaweed Specialist Oceanium to Receive WWF Investment in £2 Million Seed Funding
May 24, 2021
The World Wildlife Fund (WWF) counts itself among a group of investors in Oceanium, a Scottish company specialising…
VLY Foods Team
Vly Raises €6.1M For Yellow Pea-Based Milk That “Matches Cow’s Milk for Nutrients, Taste & Functionality”
May 20, 2021
Vly, a German producer of pea-based milk, today announces an investment of €6.1M led by Five Seasons Ventures,…
Nowadays nuggets
A Former Cargill Director & An Ex-Advisor to Nestlé and Bill Gates Raise $2M for “World’s Healthiest” Nuggets
May 20, 2021
After raising $2 million in its pre-seed funding round, newly launched California brand Nowadays has launched what it…
Because, Animals
Cultured Pet Food Specialist ‘Because, Animals’ Closes Heavily Oversubscribed Seed Round Led By Orkla
May 20, 2021
Because, Animals, a biotech company growing cultured meat for dogs and cats, announces today it has closed a…
Vegan Launch: The First Vegan Crowdfunding Platform Bringing Together Investors and Plant-Based Entrepreneurs 
May 19, 2021
Vegan Launch has launched what it claims to be the first vegan public investment crowdfunding platform, allowing the…
Daring Foods
After Only a Year in the USA, Daring Foods Secures $40M From Investors Including Rapper Drake
May 19, 2021
Cult vegan chicken brand Daring Foods announces $40M Series B funding just a year after its US launch.…
Eat Just Secures $170M For Cell-Based Subsidiary GOOD Meat, Prepares for US Market Entry
May 18, 2021
Eat Just, the San Francisco startup well known for its hugely successful, industry-disrupting JUST Egg, today announces it…
YouKuai distribution_deal Business Wire
China’s Zrou Meat Raises $7.3M, Compares Its Product to Tesla
May 14, 2021
After signing a distribution agreement with B2B seafood provider IS Seafood, Chinese company YouKuai Group International has announced…
Environmentally Friendly Investment Firm Agronomics Raises £50M for Cultured Meat
May 13, 2021
Further to the recent study which found that 40% of future meat intake is likely to come from…
Bluu Biosciences founders
DX Ventures Invests in Bluu Biosciences to Bring Cell-Based Fish into Kitchens & Restaurants Across Europe
May 11, 2021
Delivery Hero-backed DX Ventures has become a shareholder in Bluu Biosciences, the first company in Europe to specialize…
“Massive Growth” of Alt Protein Field in Israel as Total Investment Increases 8X Since 2018
May 3, 2021
According to a new GFI Israel study, the total investment in companies developing alt proteins in Israel has…
bison Orbillion
Orbillion Bio Raises $5M to Develop Cell-Cultured Bison, Elk, and Wagyu Beef
April 30, 2021
To date, most cell-cultured companies have focused on the most common types of meat, such as chicken and…
Chunk Foods
Israeli Company Chunk Foods Raises $2M to Develop Whole Cut Alt-Meat Products
April 30, 2021
Israeli startup Chunk Foods has raised $2M in a pre-seed funding round led by venture fund Stray Dog…
cargill logo
Cargill Invests in Alt-Meat Ingredient Solutions Startup Bflike
April 27, 2021
US agribusiness giant Cargill has announced it is investing in Bflike, a startup producing ingredients that can be…
The Musacchio Family’s ‘Food Evolution’ to Launch in Italy Following Multi-Million Euro Raise
April 23, 2021
JOY Srl, an Italian startup producing plant-based meats, founded by the Musacchio family, reports to vegconomist that it…
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