October 10, 2016

Tyson Foods, a Meat Leader, Invests in Protein Alternatives

Tyson Foods appears to be the first big meat company to invest in a business that, among other things, aims to reduce consumption of chicken, beef and […]
October 10, 2016

Tyson Foods Invests in Startup Beyond Meat

Tyson Foods Inc., the largest U.S. meat company by sales, on Monday said it took a 5% stake in Beyond Meat, a purveyor of plant-based burger […]
September 20, 2016

MycoTechnology Inc., Trailblazer of the Anti-sugar Revolution

MycoTechnology Inc. believes the key to lessening added sugars in food can be instituted in gourmand fungi. Established in 2013 in Denver, the brand has invented […]
September 19, 2016

Sweetgreen’s No Longer Just About Salad

Cult favorite salad spot Sweetgreen is getting into the warm foods game. On Friday, the team launched hot bowls filled with rice or quinoa and topped with veggies and protein […]
August 31, 2016

How Sweetgreen Is Making Its Mark on the Midwest

People waited for hours when Shake Shack opened in Chicago. They descended on Eataly in such swarms that the Italian mega market had to shut down to restock. Clearly, there […]
August 19, 2016

A Magical Mushroom Powder Blocks Bitterness in Food

“I ACTUALLY HATE the taste of mushrooms,” says Josh Hahn, as he flicks on the lights in the clean room. Which is funny, because Hahn’s livelihood depends […]
August 3, 2016

These ‘Bloody’ Veggie Burgers May Change Your Mind About Healthy Eating

It looks, smells, tastes and feels like a beef burger, but it’s made entirely of plant products. Last week’s sizzling launch of the meatless “Impossible Burger” […]
August 2, 2016

Farming on the moon and meat grown in a lab. Six thoughts on the future of food.

His own collection of restaurants, named The Kitchen and Next Door, aim to shake up food distribution by sourcing ingredients locally and providing fresh, natural food at sensible prices. His […]
July 28, 2016

Good Eggs Raises $15m in Venture Capital Funding

Good Eggs, a San Francisco, CA-based online market that delivers groceries to customers’ homes, raised $15m in vc funding. Backers included Index Ventures, Obvious Ventures, Uprising, DNS Capital, Collaborative Fund, S2G Ventures, and some angels.