October 18, 2018

Food traceability firm SafeTraces receives $10m in financing round

“US food traceability company SafeTraces has secured $10 million in a funding round led by S2G Ventures and Bunge Ventures, the venture capital arm of Bunge. […]
October 12, 2018

Why Big Food is startup shopping in Chicago

Chicago is quickly becoming a hotbed of investment for startups in the food industry, befitting in the city’s history of being the world’s hog butcher and […]
October 10, 2018

St. Louis company Benson Hill Biosystems raises $60 million in venture funding

…Sanjeev Krishnan, Managing Director at S2G Ventures said in a press release, “Consumer demand for healthier and more sustainable food choices creates opportunity across many crops […]
September 20, 2018

S2G Ventures Continues Growth and Team Expansion

CHICAGO, September 20, 2018 — S2G Ventures (Seed to Growth) a leading multi-stage investment firm focused on the food and agriculture industry, is pleased to announce […]
August 29, 2018

CALLING ALL ENTREPRENEURS – AgSharks Competition Offers $250,000 Minimum Investment for AgTech Startups

Western Growers (WG) has partnered with S2G Ventures (Seed 2 Growth) to host the 2018 AgSharks™ Competition, a challenge where start-up companies can compete for a […]
August 7, 2018

Top Food Execs are Turning to Mushroom Fermentation for Solutions

“Mushroom fermentation is quickly becoming a popular buzzword in the food industry. In the past five years, mushroom fermentation has exploded onto the scene, helping to […]
August 6, 2018

Lessons from Investing with S2G

S2G Blog – August 6, 2018 As I depart S2G to head back to business school, I reflected on a few key lessons learned from working […]
July 12, 2018

S2G Ventures Announces Partnership with Former Whole Foods co-CEO Walter Robb to Move Food System Toward Sustainability and Health

CHICAGO – S2G Ventures (Seed 2 Growth), a Chicago-based venture capital fund, today announced that former Whole Foods co-CEO Walter Robb will serve as Executive-in-Residence, helping […]
June 22, 2018

Life after Annie’s: Once Upon a Farm CEO sees great potential for chilled baby food and beyond

It’s easy to look at the Annie’s brand now – which achieved double-digit household penetration during former president and CEO John Foraker’s tenure – and think […]