Less than a year after securing $130 million, Finnish food delivery startup Wolt has raised a new €100 million round of funding from prior backers ICONIQ Capital, Highland Europe, 83North and EQT Ventures. The only new investor added to the roster is Goldman Sachs’ Growth Equity unit. The news comes after publicly listed rival Takeaway.com […]
Cubiq Foods, a Spanish food tech startup developing cell-based fats, has raised €5 million from Blue Horizon Ventures and Moira Capital Partners. The new funding will help produce the company’s sustainable fats on an industrial scale, making them commercially available to domestic and international markets later this year. Founded in 2018 by Dr. Raquel Revilla […]
Deliverect, a Ghent-based software that manages online food orders for restaurants, has raised €16.25 million in a Series B round led by OMERS Ventures, with contributions from Newion, SmartFin, and the company’s own founders. The Belgian SaaS product helps restaurants streamline all the online orders for delivery, integrating third-party ordering platforms like Uber Eats, Deliveroo, […]
YFood, a Munich-based developer of on-the-go nutrition products, has raised €15 million Series B round, led by London-based Felix Capital. New Zealand-based global dairy cooperative Fonterra, as well as existing investors Five Seasons Ventures and New Ground Ventures, also invested. The German foodtech startup sells “complete food” in the form of drinks, bars and powders, […]
Choco, a Berlin-based food sustainability company, has raised $30.2 million in new funding led by Coatue Management. Previous investors joined the round as well, including Bessemer Venture Partners, Atlantic Labs, Target Global and Greyhound. By providing digital tools for both restaurants and food suppliers, Choco aims to streamline the global food supply chain, thereby reducing […]
This week, we’ve got two interviews to share with you. The first one is with Kirill Bigay from Preply, a language learning startup from Ukraine that’s got pretty big news to share. The other is with Hjalmar Nordegren from Karma, a Swedish startup that fights food waste globally.
THIS, a UK company developing plant-based meat alternatives, has raised £4.7 million in a seed plus round from Backed, a London-based fund, along with Five Seasons Ventures, Idinvest Partners, Seedcamp and Manta Ray Ventures. The food startup claims its plant-based chicken and bacon are the most realistic on the market, a “breakthrough in terms of […]