August 22, 2019

Apeel Sciences unveils supplier network

…”Apeel’s supplier network allows us to connect with retailers and other companies who look to technology for solutions that deliver superior products, increase profits and reduce […]
August 14, 2019

Investors put $13M behind Hazel Technologies’ packets to reduce food waste

…Chicago-based startup Hazel Technologies closed a $13 million Series B round of funding for its shelf life-extending sachets. It was led by Pangea Ventures and S2G Ventures… […]
October 24, 2018

SafeTraces launches sanitation verification system

SafeTraces is promoting its new-to-market sanitation verification solution and its patented DNA barcode application system for fresh produce items. The company’s solution puts a DNA-based tracer […]
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

Once Upon a Farm secures $20 million investment

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October 2, 2018

Six Technologies That Could Shake the Food World

WSJ Reports: Technology “…The food industry has been taking heat from consumers and critics who are demanding healthier ingredients, transparency about where their meals come from […]
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 […]
July 3, 2018

Produce Industry Ripe For Innovation

How can you drive the industry forward? S2G Blog – July 3, 2018 Consumer purchasing of healthy and ‘fresh’ products is on the rise, in fact […]