Pete Speranza, Sarno brothers

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Investments & Acquisitions

Wicked Kitchen Raises $20M From Investors Including Woody Harrelson

Wicked Kitchen announces today that it has raised $20 million from investors including actor Woody Harrelson, and reports that it has more than tripled its YOY sales growth.   Today’s news comes three weeks after the announcement that Wicked, established by Derek and Chad Sarno, has acquired plant-based seafood company Good Catch — also founded by the Sarno brothers — expanding the company’s multi-category range to include the Good Catch portfolio of frozen and ambient vegan seafood products. New investors include Ahimsa VC of India, NRPT of Thailand (where Wicked is set to introduce 17 products), as well as actor Woody Harrelson. Harrelson, a vegan advocate, invested in Good Catch back in 2020, and also participated in a Series A round for Orange County vegan …


Wicked Kitchen Co-founders_ Chefs Derek and Chad Sarno

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Company News

Wicked Kitchen Expands Into Northern Europe & Asia as Part of Global Domination

  Wicked Kitchen, the UK and US plant-forward brand created by chef brothers Derek and Chad Sarno, announces expansion into Northern Europe and Asia as well as further growth in the US, revealing a projected YOY  growth of over 300%.    “Wicked Kitchen is unlike anything else that has come before it in the plant-based space in any market,” Derek Sarno The Sarno brothers are also co-founders of Gathered Foods, makers of Good Catch plant-based seafood, which saw exponential growth over 2021. Together they are a driving force for plant-based industry in the UK and US, and now beyond: the company today announces its expansion into Northern Europe and also confirms plans to launch into Asia by the end of the summer, starting with Thailand. …