Posts by Carol Ortenberg
At a presentation today, the CEO of meal kit maker Blue Apron said the company is ready to tackle revenue by focusing on new on demand offerings, dialing in its marketing strategy and expanding the types of products it offers consumers.
The investment round was led by New Crop Capital with European food producer PHW Group, retailers Thrive Market and Fresh Direct also taking part.
The artisanal ice cream brand announced today that it had closed a minority investment from Strand Equity. The capital will be used to help the company scale its presence in retail and to open scoop shops on the West Coast.
This week our newsfeed was filled with stories of retailers trying to gain a competitive advantage — and the brands who are helping them do so.
Frozen novelty brand Chloe’s Fruit announced today the close of a series B round of funding. In 2019 the company plans to deviate from its current 2.5 oz. popsicle for the first time with two new offerings.
San Francisco Equity Partners plans to use the brand as the start of a Latin-American platform.
Boulder-based 1908 brands announced today that is has acquired prenatal and lactation nutrition brand Bundle Organics. Terms of the deal were not disclosed. The deal comes as Bundle announces new products to take the company beyond teas and beverages and into other popular food categories.
It was a busy week for the plant-based food industry and some of its leading brands. From new investments to FDA statements, here are some of the top stories you need to know.
Crack the code of fresh, convenient food? Paul Coletta, CEO of fresh food and juice brand Urban Remedy, thinks he may have done it — and he’s taking radical risks in his manufacturing, distribution and retail operations in order to prove it.
Less than a week after Chef’d ceased operations, True Food Innovations announced today its acquisition of the meal kit company’s assets. In an interview with NOSH, the CEO of True Food detailed the reasons for the deal and how the company plans to revive the Chef’d brand and business.