THE LATEST NEWS IN FOOD & BEV STARTUP

Hampton Creek

Hampton Creek’s Plan to Reimagine the Future of Food

Hampton Creek was founded by Josh Tetrick less than three years ago. After spending more than seven years in Sub-Saharan Africa, he was inspired to do something that would make a large-scale difference in the world.

By: Erica Swallow. Source: Mashable

Farmigo

How Farmigo Is Turning NYC into a Food Startup Hub

Last month, more than 70 people assembled for the very first Food Hackers event. Located in a repurposed warehouse/garage space in the Gowanus neighborhood of Brooklyn, New York

By: Ronald Barba. Source: Tech Cocktail NYC

Meal-Kit Startup Plated Raises $15M to Make Home Chefs of Us All

New York City-based Plated (Dine In Fresh Inc.) raised $15 million in new Series A funding, co-founder Nick Taranto told Venture Capital Dispatch, to grow its meal-kit delivery operation in the U.S.

By: Lora Kolodny. Source: Wall Street Journal

Farmigo

Can this startup kill off the supermarket?

Farmigo, a small farm-delivered food service, has an audacious dream: It thinks it can help wipe out the likes of Kroger and Albertsons.

By: Beth Kowitt. Source: Fortune