Gourmet pizza vending machine start-up Basil Street raises US$10m

USA – Basil Street, a high-tech, innovative pizza vending machine company, has closed a US$10 million priced round of funding, setting the stage for a multi-city pilot program rollout launching in April across the United […]

Van Leeuwen Ice Cream raises US$18.7m led by NextWorld Evergreen

USA – New York-based ice cream brand, Van Leeuwen Ice Cream, has raised US$18.7 million in a Series B funding round led by consumer focused private equity fund, NextWorld Evergreen. Van Leeuwen, based in Brooklyn, […]

Cell-based seafood company BlueNalu secures US$20m in Series A funding round

USA – BlueNalu, a California-based food company producing seafood directly from fish cells, has closed its Series A funding round, raising US$20 million from a number of strategic investors. The Series A round was co-led […]

Canned water startup Liquid Death raises US$9m to support expansion

USA – Liquid Death, a canned water maker that launched its operations last year, has raised US$9 million in a Series A funding round led by Velvet Sea Ventures. The funding round also saw the […]

Agritech startup Clover raises US$5.5m in Series A funding round to scale operations

INDIA – Clover, a Bengaluru-based agritech startup has raised US$5.5 million from a pool of investors to further help the company accelerate growth of its farm network, and expand its B2B and B2C offerings. Clover […]

Egyptian food ordering startup Elmenus raises US$8m in Series B funding

EGYPT – Egyptian food discovery and ordering startup Elmenus has raised US$8 million in Series B funding round as it continues to scale across the country. Founded in 2011 by CEO Amir Allam, elmenus is […]

Müller invest in Israeli dairy alternative start-up Yofix Probiotics’ funding round

ISRAEL – Müller Ventures, the early stage investment arm of The Müller Group has invested in clean-label dairy alternatives innovator, Yofix Probiotics, based in Israel. Müller Ventures was part of the new investors in Yofix […]

Memphis Meats lands historic US$161m funding to accelerate commercial launch of cell-based meats

USA – Memphis Meats, a pioneer in the production of cell-based meat, poultry and seafood has raised a landmark US$161 million in its series B funding round, which will enable the company to bring its […]

Australian plant-based meat startup v2food raises US$35m in Series A round

AUSTRALIA – Australia’s plant-based meat startup, v2food has raised US$35 million in Series A funding round led by Main Sequence Ventures and Hong Kong business magnate Li Ka-shing’s Horizons Ventures. Sequoia Capital China and Fairfax […]