The Swedish app connects restaurants to users to sell surplus food, has launched in London this week. Tech.eu chats to COO Elsa Bernadotte to find out more about the company.
Swedish food ecommerce startup Matsmart has raised €7.5 million from Norrksen Foundation, D-Ax, the investment division of Axel Johnson Group, and Northzone. Matsmart sells surplus food that would usually be thrown away, whether because it’s close to the sell by date or there has been a change in branding/packaging. The company resold 706 tonnes of […]
UK-based OLIO, a food sharing app for reducing food waste, has raised $2.2 million in funding from several investors. The app, which was launched in the UK last year by cofounders Tessa Cook and Saasha Celestial-One, is used by neighbours to share unwanted or unused food around the local community. OLIO’s Food Waste Heroes Programme […]
Food waste is an enormous problem, for obvious and not-so-obvious reasons. Dublin, Ireland-based startup FoodCloud believes it has found a solution.