Symrise joins KitchenTown Berlin to support creation of a new sustainable food system

EUROPE – Symrise has teamed up with KitchenTown Berlin, a food and foodtech innovation network set up to positively impact the food system, to strengthen the platform’s concept of scaling impact driven and transformational food […]

Cargill joins other industry leaders to launch decarbonization program in Singapore

SWITZERLAND – Global agribusiness and commodity trader, Cargill, along with Rainmaking and more than 10 industry partners, is launching a program in Singapore to decarbonize the maritime industry. The program, which is the first of […]

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 […]

Ten food and beverage startups join PepsiCo’s accelerator program

USA – PepsiCo has selected ten emerging food and beverage brands that will join its second annual North America Greenhouse program, an initiative aimed at accelerating growth of revolutionary food and beverage brands. According to […]

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 […]

Agritech start-up secures a loan facility for expansion of precision agriculture solutions

KENYA – Lantera a Kenyan agri-tech startup has obtained a loan facility of an undisclosed amount from Kenya Climate Innovation Center (KCIC) to enable it to meet its early targets as it prepares to raise […]