Eat Just secures funding to accelerate research and development of its cultured chicken product

US – Alternative protein company, Eat Just has raised US$170 million in funding for the expansion of its Good Meat cultivated meat division, as it prepares for market entry in the US. Eat Just plans to use its latest funding to increase capacity and accelerate research and development of its Good Meat cultured chicken product. The company is particularly focused on investing the funds in quickly scaling production in North America and Asia through multi-million-dollar investments in the US and Singapore. A world leader in alternative proteins Eat Just has…

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Eat Just to begin home delivery of cultured meat in Singapore

SINGAPORE – Alternative protein startup, Eat Just has partnered with Asian grocery delivery platform Foodpanda on what it claims will be the world’s first home delivery of cultured meat. The collaboration will see meals featuring Eat Just’s Good Meat cultured chicken product available for delivery on the Foodpanda app for a limited time in Singapore. According to a statement from the company, customers can order three dishes containing cultured chicken prepared by Singapore’s 1880 – the first restaurant which served Eat Just’s cultured meat to its guests. Some of the…

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Eat Just gets US$200M investment as doomsday for dairy and meat proteins inches closer

US – Alternative proteins startup, Eat Just has raised US$200 million in a funding round led by the Qatar Investment Authority (QIA) and participated in by Charlesbank Capital Partners and Vulcan Capital. This investment round raises the amount that the startup has raised to date to US$650 million, and will lead to representatives from the QIA and Charlesbank joining Eat Just’s board. Eat Just is probably the only company right now making animal alternative products in two diverse formats — both plant-based and cell-based — and this funding is likely…

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Singapore pushes food innovation limits becoming the first country to approve lab grown meat

SINGAPORE – Singapore, a sovereign island city-state in maritime Southeast Asia and one of the most progressive countries when it comes to embracing food innovations, has allowed the sale of lab grown meat, becoming the first country in the world to do so. With the approval given, Eat Just Inc., a maker of meat and egg substitutes, now has the go ahead to sell its laboratory-created chicken to Singaporean consumers. The product, created from animal cells without the slaughter of any chickens, will debut in Singapore under the GOOD Meat…

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