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News for June 1, 2022
Recent Transactions in the Nutrition and Health & Wellness Industry: Granarolo acquires a majority stake in White & Seeds Italian dairy manufacturer Granarolo has acquired a 51% stake in White
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News for May 16, 2022
Recent Transactions in the Nutrition and Health & Wellness Industry: Sweet deals: Ferrero acquires Fulfil Nutrition The international confectionery group Ferrero, of the Italian chocolate fame, has acquired the Irish
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News for April 30, 2022
Recent Transactions in the Nutrition and Health & Wellness Industry: Food is medicine for startup Season Health Season Health is working with health systems to make accessible condition-specific foods that
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News for March 31, 2022
Recent Transactions in the Nutrition and Health & Wellness Industry: MelBio is bringing a brand new buzz to the $10B global honey market What happens when you take the bee
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News for February 28, 2022
Recent Transactions in the Nutrition and Health & Wellness Industry: Got Chickpea milk? Global Food and Ingredients snags YoFiit Touted for its high protein and omega-3 content, chickpea milk may
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News for January 31, 2022
Recent Transactions in the Nutrition and Health & Wellness Industry: Remilk raises $120M in a Series B round with precision fermentation that hits the mark Holy cow! Remilk, an Israeli
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News for December 15, 2021
Recent Transactions in the Nutrition and Health & Wellness Industry: Perfeggt plant-based egg company cracks open $2.8M in new investment Berlin-based Perfeggt, which is part of Lovely Day GmbH, is
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News for November 10, 2021
Recent Transactions in the Nutrition and Health & Wellness Industry: Carbon-neutral brand Neutral Foods gets $4M in seed funding Neutral Foods (Portland, Oregon), which works with diary farmers to implement
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News for October 27, 2021
Recent Transactions in the Nutrition and Health & Wellness Industry: Abbot’s Butcher closes Series A funding Abbot’s Butcher (Costa Mesa, California) has closed its Series A funding round, led by
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News for October 13, 2021
Recent Transactions in the Nutrition and Health & Wellness Industry: Savencia Fromage & Dairy buys No. 1 organic hummus brand Hope Foods Hope Foods (Boulder, Colorado) has been acquired by
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News for September 29, 2021
Recent Transactions in the Nutrition and Health & Wellness Industry: Plant-based pudding startup Noops nabs $2M more in funding Two months ago, Hungryroot co-founder Gregory Struck raised $2 million in
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News for September 15, 2021
Recent Transactions in the Nutrition and Health & Wellness Industry: Butterfly invests in Chosen Foods Private equity firm Butterfly (Los Angeles, California) has taken a majority stake in Chosen Foods
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News for September 1, 2021
Recent Transactions in the Nutrition and Health & Wellness Industry: Zesty Paws to be acquired by H&H Group Pet supplement brand Zesty Paws (Orlando, Florida) has entered into an agreement
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News for August 18, 2021
Recent Transactions in the Nutrition and Health & Wellness Industry: Miyoko’s Creamery raises $52M in Series C funding round Plant-based cheese leader Miyoko’s Creamery has secured $52 million in a
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News for August 4, 2021
Recent Transactions in the Nutrition and Health & Wellness Industry: New Primal nabs $15M from Manna Tree Manna Tree has invested $15 million in New Primal (Charleston, South Carolina), maker
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News for July 21, 2021
Recent Transactions in the Nutrition and Health & Wellness Industry: Upcycler Comet Bio closes Series C funding round Comet Bio (Schaumburg, Illinois) has raised $22 million in its Series C
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News for July 7, 2021
Recent Transactions in the Nutrition and Health & Wellness Industry: Danone Manifesto Ventures take minority stake in Harmless Harvest Danone Manifesto Ventures (New York, New York), which previously led a
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News for June 23, 2021
News for June 26, 2021 Recent Transactions in the Nutrition and Health & Wellness Industry Explorer Cold Brew nabs $1.5M in seed funding Explorer Cold Brew (Brooklyn, New York), which
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News for June 9, 2021
Recent Transactions in the Nutrition and Health & Wellness Industry: Ready, Set, Food raises $3.5M in most recent funding round Ready, Set, Food! (Los Angeles, California), which makes an organic,
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News for May 26, 2021
Recent Transactions in the Nutrition and Health & Wellness Industry: UK-based seaweed processing startup Oceanium nabs $2.75M Oceanium (Oban, Scotland) closed a Seed II round of funding to open up
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News for May 12, 2021
Recent Transactions in the Nutrition and Health & Wellness Industry: Sports nutrition company Picky Bars scooped up by Laird Superfood Laird Superfood (Sisters, Oregon), which is backed by Danone and
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News for April 28, 2021
Recent Transactions in the Nutrition and Health & Wellness Industry: SunOpta buys Dream and WestSoy brands from Hain Celestial After manufacturing the brands for more than a decade, SunOpta (Mississauga,
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News for April 14, 2021
Recent Transactions in the Nutrition and Health & Wellness Industry: DSM puts up $100M to launch personalized health startup Hologram A new personalized health and nutrition company called Hologram Sciences
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News for March 31, 2021
Recent Transactions in the Nutrition and Health & Wellness Industry: Berlin grocery delivery startup Gorillas snatches up $290M Promising to deliver groceries and other everyday items to customers in as
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News for March 17, 2021
Recent Transactions in the Nutrition and Health & Wellness Industry: WeFarm brings in $11M to link up small-scale farmers As an extension of its $13 million series A in 2019,
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News for February 17, 2021
Recent Transactions in the Nutrition and Health & Wellness Industry: On a mission to fight malnutrition, Frontier raises $6M In a new series B round led by Adjuvant Capital, a
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News for March 3, 2021
Recent Transactions in the Nutrition and Health & Wellness Industry: Supplant raises $24M for a plant-based alternative sweetener To help it commercialize a low-cost sugar substitute made from plant fiber,
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News for February 3, 2021
Recent Transactions in the Nutrition and Health & Wellness Industry: Cutback Coach’s mindful drinking program picks up $3.1M Seeing a “massive, untapped opportunity” to help Americans build healthier habits around
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News for January 20, 2021
Recent Transactions in the Nutrition and Health & Wellness Industry: Muniq takes in $8.2M for gut health nutrition Muniq (Los Angeles, California), a startup founded by Uplifting Results Labs, has
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News for January 3, 2021
Recent Transactions in the Nutrition and Health & Wellness Industry: Startup enabling meat cultivation closes seed round with leading investors A startup that believes its technology is integral in helping
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News for December 23, 2020
Recent Transactions in the Nutrition and Health & Wellness Industry: Snack brand Peckish sells to Egg Innovations Egg Innovations (Warsaw, Indiana), a Midwestern purveyor of free-range and pasture-raised eggs, has
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News for November 25, 2020
Recent Transactions in the Nutrition and Health & Wellness Industry: Kind sells to Mars Wrigley for a reported $5B Three years after taking a minority stake in the brand, candy
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News for October 28, 2020
Recent Transactions in the Nutrition and Health & Wellness Industry: Australia’s Provectus raises $3.25M to scale algae production for food and ag With the goal of optimizing algae to create
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News for December 9, 2020
Recent Transactions in the Nutrition and Health & Wellness Industry: LemonBox raises $2.5M to sell personalized American supplements in China Founded in 2018 to give Chinese millennials affordable access to
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News for November 11, 2020
Recent Transactions in the Nutrition and Health & Wellness Industry: Kaffe Bueno raises $1.3M to turn used coffee grounds into functional ingredients Kaffe Bueno (Copenhagen, Denmark), a startup that upcycles
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News for October 14, 2020
Recent Transactions in the Nutrition and Health & Wellness Industry: Cooler Screens gets $80M to replace cooler doors with electronic displays Verizon Ventures, Microsoft’s M12 Ventures and other investors are
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News for September 16, 2020
Recent Transactions in the Nutrition and Health & Wellness Industry: Investors deliver $20M to ex-Uber execs’ Virtual Kitchen Peter Thiel’s Founders Fund led a $20 million funding round for Virtual
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News for September 2, 2020
Recent Transactions in the Nutrition and Health & Wellness Industry: Barn2Door raises $6M to equip farmers with tools to sell online With the COVID-19 pandemic driving more U.S. food shoppers
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News for August 19, 2020
Recent Transactions in the Nutrition and Health & Wellness Industry: Allergy Amulet scores $3.3M to develop a food allergy sensor What if people with food allergies carried a sensor that
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News for August 3, 2020
Recent Transactions in the Nutrition and Health & Wellness Industry: FoodChain ID buys Nutraveris Food safety and quality services company FoodChain ID (Fairfield, Iowa) expanded its portfolio with the purchase
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News for July 21, 2020
Recent Transactions in the Nutrition and Health & Wellness Industry: Meditopia’s meditation app for global audiences draws in $15M European investors Creandum and Highland Europe led a $15 million series
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News for July 7, 2020
Recent Transactions in the Nutrition and Health & Wellness Industry: Super Coffee scores $25M at $200M valuation Past NCN presenter Kitu Life (New York, New York), which operates the Super
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News for June 23, 2020
Recent Transactions in the Nutrition and Health & Wellness Industry: Paleo chocolate brand Honey Mama’s looks beyond natural with $5.8M raise Chocolate bar maker Honey Mama’s (Portland, Oregon), known for
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News for June 10, 2020
Recent Transactions in the Nutrition and Health & Wellness Industry: Shaka raises $2.3M for Hawaiian-inspired RTD tea The husband and wife behind Shaka Tea (Hilo, Hawaii) have $2.3 million of
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News for May 27, 2020
Recent Transactions in the Nutrition and Health & Wellness Industry: Spiceology secures $2M amid pandemic slowdown Chef-owned and -operated spice company Spiceology (Spokane, Washington) has raised $2 million from investors
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News for May 13, 2020
Recent Transactions in the Nutrition and Health & Wellness Industry: UK noodles-in-a-cup brand crowdfunds a £1.75M more Mr. Lee’s, a United Kingdom-based instant noodle brand that launched in the United
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News for April 14, 2020
Recent Transactions in the Nutrition and Health & Wellness Industry: Eco-friendly cooler company Vericool closes $19.1M round On a mission to replace packaging materials that harm the environment, Vericool (Livermore,
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News for April 2, 2020
Recent Transactions in the Nutrition and Health & Wellness Industry: High-profile investors put $80M behind alternative-protein startup The food tech company once known as Sustainable Bioproducts is now Nature’s Fynd
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News for March 24, 2020
Recent Transactions in the Nutrition and Health & Wellness Industry: PepsiCo pushes further into energy drinks with Rockstar Energy acquisition PepsiCo (Harrison, New York) has added to its energy-drink portfolio
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News for March 19, 2020
Recent Transactions in the Nutrition and Health & Wellness Industry: JJ’s Sweets becomes part of Madhava Foods Madhava Foods, a seller of natural sweetener products such as honey, agave and
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