Food & Beverage Deals Hit New High

Food & Beverage Deals Hit New High

Deals to private food and beverage companies hit an all-time high of 102 in Q2’17, growing 31% from the previous quarter. If this investment pace continues throughout the second half of the year, 2017 may see new records in both deal count and investment dollars to the food and beverage industry.

Recently launched corporate venture funds led by top food corporates (including Campbell Soup, General Mills, and Kellog’s) contributed to the quarter’s growth as they continued to ramp up their activity, while there was also notable growth in beverages, which captured four of the quarter’s five largest deals.

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