FoodBytes! Events Alumni

Companies that have pitched at previous events. Hear what they say about their FoodBytes! experiences.

NYC 2017 | 3.5-Minute Pitch Companies

Wanderfuel

Wanderfuel

Wanderfuel is a B2B approach to health food and wellness content for travelers. They offer curated, seasonally rotating boxes of organic products alongside content and experiences that support well-being.

Nom Noms World Food

Nom Noms World Food

Nom Noms World Food is a multi-award winning nutritious world food brand – created for tastebuds that love to travel. The premium collection of one & two course prepared meals are suitable for kids & grown-ups and made with no added sugar, preservatives or additives.

Flashfood

Flashfood

Flashfood is a mobile platform connecting surplus food from grocers directly to its users at a massive discount.

Seal the Seasons

Seal the Seasons

Seal the Seasons partners with local farms to source, freeze, brand and bring to market frozen locally grown fruits and vegetables.

AgVoice

AgVoice

We’re the first company in the world to empower Food & Ag professionals to sustainably grow food everywhere by capturing actionable insights on-the-go, hands-free.

Real Oyster Cult

Real Oyster Cult

Real Oyster Cult delivers a curated farm-to-table oyster experience. Handpick your favorites or try something new, all delivered right to your doorstep.

ImpactVision

ImpactVision

ImpactVision’s mission is to build a more transparent and secure global food system, using hyperspectral technology. Our software platform provides insights about the quality and characteristics of different foods non-invasively and rapidly, using image recognition and predictive learning.

Burlap & Barrel

Burlap & Barrel

Rethinking the global spice trade by circumventing outdated networks of middlemen and working directly with farmers who grow unique, beautiful spice varietals not available in the US.

Gebni

Gebni

Gebni is the world’s first online food ordering platform to offer real time demand-adjused pricing to boost restaurants’ online sales and save users money. Our software uses machine leaning and natural language processing to measure meal demand intensity in real time and update prices accordingly.

Verdical

Verdical

Verdical is an automated indoor gardening system for everyone to grow produce from seed to harvest with the touch of a button. Verdical garden towers hold 30 plants and comes with a subscription to our smart seed pods, optimized for faster and healthier growth. Each tower grows 150 lbs of food per year in 1sq foot of space.

NYC 2017 | 60-Second Pitch Companies

Javazen

Javazen

By combining the power of food-based technology with a novel delivery system, Javazen creates a daily ritual of sustainable, enjoyable energy without the jitters or crash. Javazen is the evolution of coffee.

Natural Cuts

Natural Cuts

Natural Cuts uses a novel, natural processing technology developed at Cornell University to produce shelf-stable fresh cut vegetables without the use of chemicals, preservatives, or GMOs.

Mekhala

Mekhala

Mekhala creates sustainable Asian foods with organic, vegan ingredients sourced from local farms in Northern Thailand. Every Mekhala product is created mindfully, to help make home-cooked Asian meals easy, tasty and healthy.

WISRAN

WISRAN

Identifies operational logistics inefficiencies in real-time for growers to capture profits.

Proud Pour

Proud Pour

We make sustainably-grown and vegan wines and use the sales to fix environmental problems. Our Sauvignon Blanc saves the ocean by restoring 100 oysters per bottle and our Pinot Noir saves the bees by planting 875 wildflowers per bottle!

JuiceInnov8

JuiceInnov8

JuiceInnov8 develops a sugar reduction technology for juice producers to create a better & healthier 100% juice with less naturally occurring sugar & lower calories.

Edamam LLC

Edamam LLC

Edamam sells nutrition analysis and meal recommendation solutions to businesses in the food, health and wellness sectors. Notable clients include Nestle, Samsung, General Mills and Epicurious and we have over 8,000 subscribers to our APIs. Our goal is to become the leading provider of nutrition data to businesses worldwide.

Love Grain

Love Grain

Love Grain is a consumer food company with a mission of connecting farmers to families through a line of nutritious and delicious gluten-free foods based on the ancient Ethiopian grain, teff. Much like quinoa, teff is naturally gluten-free, low glycemic and is high in protein, fiber, calcium, iron, and the essential amino acids.

Victory Hemp Foods

Victory Hemp Foods

As the only U.S. hemp processor with a consumer brand we have high visibility for our growing brand and a model and margins that allows us to compete with incumbent competitors. Our hemp protein isolate product developed in conjunction with the University of Louisville gives us a product that is in very short supply and high demand.

GoParrot

GoParrot

GoParrot is an Artificial Intelligence chat platform that enables customers to place orders with restaurants over chat channels (Facebook Messenger, Slack, iMessage, Siri, Alexa etc.) and then delivers those orders directly to their PoS. Our A.I. platform “talks” with the restaurant customers where they are (on their phones) without having to staff someone to manage that.

San Francisco 2017 | 3.5-Minute Pitch Companies

SNPitty

SNPitty

A cutting-edge personalized weight loss company that combines the power of genetics and neuroscience to provide truly effective weight loss and support for long-term success.

Bonumose Biochem

Bonumose Biochem

Breakthrough enzymatic process for rare sugar production that reduces tagatose cost by 80%+ versus standard production processes. Makers of healthy sucrose replacement affordable for widespread use in foods, beverages and supplements.

GIVN Water

GIVN Water

Bottled water that is sourced and packaged responsibly. For every bottle sold, GIVN funds a day of clean drinking water for a person in need.

Vega Coffee

Vega Coffee

Completely reimagined the coffee supply chain to support the financial and educational wealth of women farmers in Latin America. Vega empowers small-holding farmers to roast their own coffee, sell that coffee to customers in the US through an online subscription platform and earn up to 4x more than through typical export channels.

VisAg Solutions

VisAg Solutions

Provides a sustainable system of producing grain in an environmentally -friendly way. VisAg has identified a number of practices that every farmer enrolled must follow that maximize the sustainability of the soil while minimizing the negative impact to the environment.

Nutrigene

Nutrigene

Revolutionizing personalized nutrition, giving consumers access to the highest quality vitamins to manage their specific health needs and feel their best. Nutrigene brews fresh vitamins in a countertop device, dispensing personalized nutrient shots.

Good Seed

Good Seed

Makes chef driven plant-based foods utilizing high quality sustainable plant proteins. Good Seed’s mission is to provide easy access to clean and nutrient dense plant-based foods for everyone.

 

Renewal Mill

Renewal Mill

Utilizes undervalued byproduct streams from current food production processes to create nutritious and wholesome products. Renewal Mill’s first product is an okara flour blend, a more nutritious alternative to white flour that is made from a byproduct of tofu and soymilk. processing.

Evaptainers

Evaptainers

A robust, efficient and low-cost refrigeration solution powered by only water and sunlight.

Flying Spark

Flying Spark

Processes the Mediterranean fruit fly into protein rich powders for human consumption, emphasizing the rich nutritional values and the best sustainability prospects among all insects.

San Francisco 2017 | 60-Second Pitch Companies

The Honest Bison

The Honest Bison

100% grassfed, humanely and sustainably raised bison meat.

Apiterra

Apiterra

The first US food company to produce an all-natural, raw honey-based superfood. Apiterra donates 1% of profits to organizations that are fighting Colony Collapse Disorder.

Fuel

Fuel

Intelligent Nutrition Engine analyzing your genetics, lifestyle and body metrics to optimize and deliver the perfect meals for you.

ATE

ATE

Easy to use food journaling app designed to help you establish and maintain a healthy eating habit. No calorie counting or strict restrictions. Just a photo mixed with a bit of mindfulness.

Siren Snacks

Siren Snacks

Re-imagined the protein bar and created the next generation plant-based protein snack. Siren’s bite-sized, high protein snacks provide an innocent indulgence and are made with dairy-free, gluten-free and non-GMO ingredients.

MintScraps

MintScraps

Empowers restaurants, hotels and food businesses with analytical technology to monitor and reduce food waste. In doing so, end users have real-time information at their fingertips that can save them thousands of dollars in annual food and waste disposal costs.

PieShell

PieShell

Crowdfunding for food and beverage entrepreneurs.

ProteoSense

ProteoSense

Commercializing a rapid, easy to use test to find foodborne pathogens without sample incubation, providing results in minutes not days.

Pure Cultures

Pure Cultures

A BioTech company developing microbiome solutions for animal health, specializing in the development and manufacture of prebiotics and probiotics used to support the growth and health of animals. Pure Cultures uses natural supplementation as an alternative to using antibiotics in animals.

Creation Nation

Creation Nation

A new category in the $5B Food Bar industry…Protein Bar Mixes for making delicious protein bars & energy bites at home in a minute! No-Bake, DIY Protein Bar Revolution.

Sydney, AU 2016 | 3.5-Minute Pitch Companies

AgDraft

AgDraft

AgDraft is an online platform, helping farmers connect with reliable casual labour. The platform uses an AirBnB style reviewing system to build trust and is specially designed to solve one of Australia farmers’ biggest challenges: finding quality labour.

AgriWebb Pty Ltd

AgriWebb Pty Ltd

AgriWebb is an innovative software company focused on disrupting antiquated practices in livestock production. Their products enable simplified on-farm, real-time data collection and apply analysis to improve management decision-making, enterprise efficiency, bench-marking and food security transparency, while integrating the farmer across horizontal and vertical supply chains.

Goterra

Goterra

Goterra is an agricultural startup that is developing innovative technology in the insect larvae for agricultural protein and waste management fields.

Knewe Biosystems Ltd

Knewe Biosystems Ltd

Knewe Biosystems is developing an animal prebiotics product. This prebiotic meets critical mineral nutrition needs, enhancing the welfare of the animal, and also reduce the volume of waste to the environment, both because they cause animals to use their feed more efficiently, and because they are made from fermentation byproducts that otherwise cause environmental issues during disposal.

PhycoFood Co.

PhycoFood Co.

PhycoFood Co manufactures fortified/functional food from the first food grade seaweed farm in Australia. The production system is 20x more productive than most land based crops and includes nutritional potency across minerals, Omega-3, gut fibres,proteins and anti-oxidants.

IDlocate-Result

IDlocate-Result

IDlocate-Result is delivering solutions around product traceability and have developed a new product that enables brand owners, primary producers and FMCG companies to identify each and every product with a unique QR style barcode so that consumers can scan the authenticity and gain product information with any platform of app or smartphone anywhere in the world.

Smart Robotic Viticulture

Smart Robotic Viticulture

The Smart Robotic Viticulture group aims to help improve productivity, profitability and competitive edge by supporting automation in viticulture. By combining a passion for technology, substantial experience in fieldwork and novel theoretical methods, they are well placed to turn current problems into robust, practical and smart solutions in viticulture.

Sprout Kitchens

Sprout Kitchens

Sprout Kitchens is a double sided marketplace for kitchen space. Sprout is a platform for cafe’s and restaurants to rent out their unused kitchen space, outside of normal trading hours.

Sydney, AU 2016 | 60-Second Pitch Companies

Agrihive

Agrihive

Agrihive has developed a tool that captures a universal benchmark for farm performance across industries. It is an input/ output / retained growth algorithm that identifies the contribution a farm makes to global consumption and it is transferable across food types and countries.

Applant

Applant

Applant is a human powered, electricity free vertical production propagation system. By harnessing innovative technologies and combining them with human energy, we have created a vertical production farm in an aeroponic system that creates positive carbon footprints.

Australian Functional Foods

Australian Functional Foods

Australian Functional Foods has developed a novel fruit processing technology and make a great tasting, creamy cherry juice. The processing approach makes the most of the precious anthocyanins (a class of antioxidants) from the source: fresh Australian sweet cherries.

BRUSHWOODS

BRUSHWOODS

BRUSHWOODS are broad-acre farmers in the Riverina and are about to embark on taking their oats from paddock to plate. Having tasted raw and freshly rolled whole-grain oats, they see a need to share the flavour (and nutrition) with every baker, maker and shaker in NSW.

Circular Food

Circular Food

Circular Food turn food waste into organic bio-fertiliser. Their urban worm farm, the largest in Australia, produces the starter culture which is grown into large volumes of low cost liquid bio-fert in our bio-reactors. The business model includes establishing a network of fertiliser production facilities in the towns and farming regions where the growing is done.

Fast Food Automation System

Fast Food Automation System

Fast Food Automation System is an innovative company developing technology that can prepare and produce Doner Kebab, Shawarma and Gyros wraps. The technology removes human intervention from the preparation process and can be set up as a vending machine in public gathering areas like schools, universities, hotels, airport terminals.

Foodnest

Foodnest

Foodnest was established by four enthusiastic foodies who like fresh pesticide-free produce.  Foodnest is a food co-op where people in the neighbourhood can access the best and the freshest food in Sydney.

Foridge

Foridge

The over-arching goal of Foridge is to democratise the food system by giving people the tools and infrastructure to move away from a commodity-based and corporation owned system to a much more sustainable and financially secure community-based and farmer/producer/maker owned system.

Gastronoms

Gastronoms

Gastronoms is your kitchen, outsourced. They offer simple, fresh, affordable meals delivered on-demand to your door. They own the entire customer experience from menu design through to delivery of their food, which allows them to stay  true to their mission and values.

Glencoe Farms Australia

Glencoe Farms Australia

Glence Farms Australian are a family farm in North West Victoria growing processing tomatoes and producing their own value added range of pasta sauce, pasta and vegan jerky using their fruit.

Gro-B-Lo

Gro-B-Lo

This new invention grows better plants and saves water. The Gro-B-Lo is placed inside plant pots with potting mix. It has real benefits to the environment.

Hellfire Bluff Distillery

Hellfire Bluff Distillery

Hellfire Bluff Distillery has its origins in a 22 year old Tasmania potato farm. Concerned about waste of off spec potatoes, Hellfire Bluff Distillery was established, launching Tasmania’s first potato vodka.

Hum Hospitality

Hum Hospitality

Hum is a digital pantry for cafes, restaurants, canteens and eateries. Hum brings foodservice businesses & suppliers together into one marketplace. Hum is a mobile first, ordering platform that makes it easy for foodservice businesses to order supplies.

Kooee! All Natural Snacks

Kooee! All Natural Snacks

Since 2015 Kooee All Natural Snacks have been sending their products all over Australia. They craft KOOEE! with 100% grass-fed beef, raised free range on the lush windswept farms of Tasmania.

Nourishing Bubs Pty Ltd

Nourishing Bubs Pty Ltd

Nourishing Bubs is focused on the introduction of solids to babies and is about encouraging the early introduction of a range of vegetables before fruit to help develop healthy eating habits which they will carry into later life.

OceanWatch Australia

OceanWatch Australia

OceanWatch Australia Ltd is a national not-for-profit environmental company that works to advance sustainability in the Australian seafood industry.

Roubler

Roubler

Roubler’s end-to-end cloud based software is seamlessly integrated to reduce paperwork, time in administration and labour costs. It’s the easiest, most cost-effective solution to instantly increase workforce efficiency, productivity and profits.

Spare Harvest

Spare Harvest

Spare Harvest’s approach to food security is to tap into produce and resources that are spare in our gardens and farms. There is an opportunity for us connect urban farmers with their community to provide another source of fresh, local, tasty, nutritionally rich food.

Boulder 2016 | 3.5-Minute Pitch Companies

Biotech Services Senegal

Biotech Services Senegal

Biotech Services Senegal produces local, organic fertilizer that allows Senegalese farmers to produce more yield using less space, and at lower costs.

ReGrained

ReGrained

ReGrained “harvests” supergrain from urban craft breweries as a delicious, healthy, and sustainable ingredient.

FreshSurety

FreshSurety

FreshSurety is focused on solving the produce industry’s $200 billion waste problem, using technology that measures and reports the real-time shelf life of fresh food cartons anywhere in the world.

The Food Corridor

The Food Corridor

The Food Corridor is an online marketplace for food businesses to connect with available commercial food assets, allowing them to find and book commercial kitchens, equipment, commissaries, processors, co-packers, and food storage spaces.

Phenospex

Phenospex

Phenospex aims to provide fully automated and integrated plant phenotyping platforms that deliver high quality data and analysis tools in order to extract knowledge to answer scientific questions.

ProveIt

ProveIt

ProveIt is an R&D company innovating food processing and packaging to make the clean label foods of the future. Provelt designs pasteurization systems using magnetic induction (MI) to replace steam-generated heat to process food products.

Mad Agriculture

Mad Agriculture

Mad Agriculture harnesses the nutrient recycling abilities of insects to turn food waste into a protein rich feed supplement, lessening dependence on unsustainable ingredients like fishmeal and soy.

N-CHROMA

N-CHROMA

N-CHROMA uses state of the art biotechnological methods to develop and commercially produce healthy, sustainable and high quality colors for use in the food, textile and color cosmetic industries.

One Hop Kitchen

One Hop Kitchen

One Hop Kitchen is the world’s first and only insect based Bolognese sauce, an incredibly sustainable source of protein.

The Honest Stand

The Honest Stand

The Honest Stand is a gourmet food company that uses whole foods that are non-genetically modified to produce gourmet products that are Vegan, Gluten Free, Paleo, Soy Free, Yeast Free and Cholesterol Free.

Boulder 2016 | 60-Second Pitch Companies

FROST'D

FROST'D

First ever and only coconut oil snack frosting.

Good Spread

Good Spread

Good Spread is a peanut butter company born from a non-profit that makes a fortified, therapeutic peanut butter called MANA to treat and cure children suffering from Severe Acute Malnutriton (SAM), the leading killer of children worldwide. MANA is 96% effective, but only 1/3 of the need is funded.  We put the $2B peanut butter market to work to close the funding gap, providing one packet of MANA directly to a child suffering from SAM for every jar/packet we sell.

Vive Organic

Vive Organic

Organic, Non-GMO and Cold Pressed Wellness Shots. 

Alpine Start Foods

Alpine Start Foods

Alpine Start is a premium instant coffee that actually tastes good.

Algama

Algama

Algama taps into microalgae to develop the food of the future. Nutritionally unique, microalgae production has a low environmental impact compared with animal protein, and requires 300 times less farmland, 50 times less water and 50 times less energy. Algama creates and markets everyday foods containing microalgae that are delicious, sustainable and destined to all.  

FarmRaiser

FarmRaiser

FarmRaiser is a two-sided marketplace and fundraising platform that connects farmers and food entrepreneurs with schools, churches and civic groups that want to raise money for their causes by selling locally grown and made. 

Arizona Urban Organic Veggie

Arizona Urban Organic Veggie

We are a Local Hydroponic Vegetable company dedicated to bringing year round harvests of weekly fresh lettuce. We use the GrwoGreen Urban Farm System which can be placed anywhere in the urban environment helping eliminate food deserts in the community.

Cowlar

Cowlar

Cowlar is a fitbit for dairy cows, designed to help farmers boost reproduction rates, improve herd health and optimize operations. 

Anti-Grain Foods

Anti-Grain Foods

Anti-Grain up-sources domestic produce to provide fruit-and-vegetable-based cooking and baking ingredients that we can all thrive on.

Alfrea

Alfrea

Our online marketplace empowers people that lack land, time or experience to grow food. Once grown we provide an online farmers market for homegrown food. People can earn income and find their place in the local food economy.

San Francisco 2016 | 3.5-Minute Pitch Companies

Salty Girl Seafood

Salty Girl Seafood

Salty Girl Seafood was founded out of a love for the ocean and the belief that serving sustainable, traceable seafood dishes should be fun and easy. Read More

HarvestPort

HarvestPort

HarvestPort is a shared economy marketplace for seasonally-used agricultural equipment.

Soliculture

Soliculture

Soliculture helps reduce the capital costs associated with greenhouse growing by integrating our solar technology into greenhouse roofs. Read More

Chapul

Chapul

Chapul is the introduction of edible insects into Western cuisine as a healthy and sustainable protein. Chapul has international distribution of an award winning line of gourmet energy bars containing a signature protein powder derived from crickets.

New Wave Foods

New Wave Foods

New Wave Foods is a leader in sustainable seafood. It is our mission to create food that is healthier for us and better for the environment while providing ingredients for outstanding culinary experiences.

Olakai

Olakai

In the Hawaiian language, Olakai means “health from the sea.” We’re building transformative technologies to bring tasty, healthy, and sustainably grown foods from our oceans to people everywhere.

Byte

Byte

Byte helps feed the millions of office workers stranded in food deserts. We use RFID-enabled refrigerators to sell fresh food 24/7. Team: Megan Mokri (Yahoo, Cornell, Haas MBA); Lee Mokri (Visa); Ben Purvis (Chevron, Haas MBA); Adam Sah (Buyers Best Friend, Google).

Imperfect Produce

Imperfect Produce

1 in 5 fruits and veggies grown in the U.S. go to waste because they don’t meet cosmetic standards. Imperfect works directly with farmers to find a home for this “ugly” produce, through a produce delivery subscription in the Bay Area. And because this produce looks a little funny, their prices are 30-50% less than grocery stores.

Color Bar

Color Bar

Vegetables, fruits, and nuts, oh my! Every Color bar is packed with a mouthwatering mix of nutrient-dense, plant-based foods. It’s like a farmer’s market in a bar.

Seamore

Seamore

Seamore has launched I sea pasta, 100% seaweed that looks like tagliatelle.

San Francisco 2016 | 60-Second Pitch Companies

MeWe

MeWe

We build mobile software to streamline quality, safety, and compliance management across the food industry. We’re working with hundreds of organizations including national restaurant chains, major retailers, and two dozen government agencies. We’re based in San Francisco and were founded by a team from Harvard, Columbia and UCLA.

Six Foods | Chirps

Six Foods | Chirps

We use crickets milled into a flour to make high protein tortilla chips (Chirps), because we want to normalize insect foods, starting with snacks to meat. The goal is to substitute animal protein with insect protein, thus converting livestock farming to insect farming. By doing so, we will reduce land & water usage, and greenhouse gas emissions.

Willow Cup Inc.

Willow Cup Inc.

Willow Cup is a better-for-you plant based dairy company that specializes in premium indulgences with cleaner labels. Willow’s vision is to own the top of your cup – more flavors and healthier options for your favorite beverage.

Foodfully

Foodfully

Mint for Groceries.  Automatically track grocery purchases, receive spoilage notifications and recipes to reduce the main causes of household food waste.

ShopWell

ShopWell

ShopWell puts a nutrition expert in every pocket, making healthy grocery shopping easy.  Our nutrition tracking and recommendation engine is changing how people shop.

Hazel Analytics

Hazel Analytics

Health inspection records are located in highly fragmented databases. Additionally, most U.S. counties have their own unique inspection scoring systems. Hazel Analytics uses software to automatically collect millions of health inspection records then applies a standardized format which is then packaged into an analytics suite that is sold to national chain restaurants on a subscription basis.

Charborn

Charborn

Biochar sales, marketing, distribution, and consulting with the goal of development (and capture) of a thriving biochar market in commercial agriculture.

 

genuine grub

genuine grub

Maker of premium natural ferments.

Waiakea

Waiakea

Waiakea™ Hawaiian Volcanic Water is the first triple bottom line premium bottled water of its kind to address consumer preferences and trends with its resonating and unparalleled attributes in the areas of Health, Sustainability, and Charity. Waiakea™s mission is to sustainably provide naturally healthy and delicious Hawaiian volcanic water, while contributing to and promoting clean water access and education to people in need in Hawaii and Sub-Saharan Africa.

New York City 2016 | Pitch Companies

DouxMatok Ltd

DouxMatok Ltd

DouxMatok has developed sugars with enhanced sweetness allowing for a considerable reduction in the consumption of sugars in foods and beverages. DouxMatok sugars have been successfully tested by leading global companies in baked products, morning cereals, dairy products, chocolates & other confectionery and in a number of beverages.

FreshTemp

FreshTemp

FreshTemp smart technology captures temperatures and operational task lists in real-time to digitize and improve food safety, reduce food waste, and simplify compliance in commercial kitchens. The FreshTemp system is composed of the FreshProbe, an instant capture Bluetooth thermometer, and FreshSense, wireless temperature sensors. These devices work in synchronization with the FreshTemp App (available for iOS and Android devices) and the FreshCloud for remote task and temperature reporting & management.

Kakaxi

Kakaxi

The Kakaxi project is a 21st century solution to the growing disconnect between farmers and consumer. Using technology we are bridging this gap and bringing the story of food production to the table. By pairing the farm-monitoring device with the smartphone, farmers can easily provide accurate updates and maintain significant contact with their consumers. With the power of communication, we can empower our farmers and instill a sense of appreciation and joy into the consumers who eat their food.

Sophie’s Kitchen

Sophie’s Kitchen

Sophie’s Kitchen is a food tech company using a patent-pending process to make our products out of pea protein and the superfood konjac root. We use innovative, superfood ingredients to develop delicious seafood alternatives for any occasion.

The Chaat Co

The Chaat Co

The Chaat Co is building a vibrant and fun brand that produces fresh and healthy snacks inspired by the diverse flavors and ingredients of Indian street snacks or “chaat”, translated and conveniently packaged for American consumers. The company seeks to emphasize transparency, global flavors that do not feel foreign, and healthy snacks that are anything but boring.

NOA Potions

NOA Potions

At NOA Relaxation we have combined cutting-edge scientific research with ancient traditions. The result is a beverage with natural herbs that contributes to less stress and increased focus. NOA Relaxation is made from natural ingredients and inspired by the purity of the Scandinavian nature.

True Made Foods

True Made Foods

True Made Foods is making American food healthy again. We use fresh vegetables to naturally sweeten our products and drastically cut back on added sugar, providing you with a tasty healthy alternative.

Arable

Arable

Arable enables data-driven decisions in agriculture and natural resource management with Measurements that Matter.

Masienda

Masienda

Masienda pursues exceptional flavor in the execution of its core mission: to source, import and purvey the highest quality Latin ingredients and value-added products while creating a fair market that promotes agricultural biodiversity, sustainability and supports smallholder farmers in Mexico. Masienda purveys non-GMO maize, beans and chilies that celebrate provenance, flavor and culinary application. In 2016, Masienda will begin offering a catalog of value-added maize products, including heirloom tortillas, masa harina and chips.

LoveTheWild

LoveTheWild

Our “culinary experience in a box” has the potential to be the hottest brand in seafood, and shake up a category that has been frozen for far too long. People think cooking fish is hard. Now we do all the hard work, filling each box with clean fish and exciting flavors to make it easy to confidently cook great fish at home. We aim to bring new mouths to the category, help folks meet the USDA recommendations, support the most sustainable wild and farmed producers, and make seafood fun! Our customers love us. Retailers love us. We are ready to expand!

San Francisco, June 2015 | Pitch Companies

Tiny Farms

Tiny Farms

Thistle is building a brand aimed at making eating nutritious, organic and local foods incredibly convenient and accessible.

Thistle

Thistle

Thistle is building a brand aimed at making eating nutritious, organic and local foods incredibly convenient and accessible.

Pantry

Pantry

We want to make fresh food more accessible!

NoukaTech

NoukaTech

NoukaTech provides actionable intelligence to a variety of agricultural industries strongly improving productivity of assets and driving higher returns. NoukaTech’s initial focus is the high-value specialty crops segment.

Noble Brewer

Noble Brewer

Noble Brewer is the only craft beer subscription service that works with home brewers to bring their masterpieces to life and ship them directly to craft beer lovers’ doors.

No Food Wasted

No Food Wasted

NoFoodWasted connects grocery inventory systems to consumer facing mobile apps to provide real-time deals for best before date products on consumers’ interest and location.

Ipiit

Ipiit

Matching people with food based on their preferences.

Corigin

Corigin

Corigin converts forest & farm waste into bio-sustainable products for farmers including broad spectrum organic pesticides and soil amendments that help growers cut water & fertilizer use, increase crop yield and sequester carbon for centuries.

Back to the Roots

Back to the Roots

Back to the Roots is on a mission to make food personal again through its award-winning line of “ready-to-grow” and “ready-to-eat” products that include the Mushroom Farm, Water Garden, Garden-in-a-Can, Stoneground Flakes Cereal, and Breakfast Toppers.

Myco Technology

Myco Technology

MycoTechnology has created a food processing platform that uses gourmet fungi to improve the taste, value and nutritional characteristics of agricultural products (i.e. coffee, tea, chocolate, grains, stevia), eliminating the need for masking ingredients such as sugar, which will have a significant impact on reducing obesity and type 2 diabetes.

San Francisco, February 2015 | Pitch Companies

FarmX

FarmX

FarmX is solving problems in Food, Water, Education, Poverty and the Environment. By deploying FarmMap Soil we are creating an IT infrastructure for outdoor industrial farms.

AGERpoint

AGERpoint

Developers of industry-leading technologies that are redefining data acquisition, analysis, and translation for growers of fruit bearing trees and vines.

The Algae Factory

The Algae Factory

The Algae Factory addresses the need of alternatives to animal proteins and soy based products.

Rocket Brewing Company

Rocket Brewing Company

Beer that makes you smart!

RapidBio Systems Inc.

RapidBio Systems Inc.

RapidBio Systems is developing a fast (~10 minute) food borne bacteria pathogen detection system.

Patrick’s Fine Sodas

Patrick’s Fine Sodas

Our drinks capitalize on the collision of the rise of probiotics and new awareness around sugary soda.

Kuli Kuli

Kuli Kuli

Introducing a new superfood, moringa, to the US market. In doing so, we’re disrupting a global food system that has left nearly a billion people hungry and another billion obese.

Cherrysh

Cherrysh

Cherrysh Inc is creating an all-natural, ZERO sugar added and bubbly drink that tastes good without giving you a sense of guilt!

Bitty

Bitty

Bitty Foods makes delicious baked goods powered by cricket flour.

BagIQ

BagIQ

BagIQ helps you make better informed decisions on purchases that impact your health, budget and lifestyle. We’d like to tell our story to inspire developers and companies to create the next wave of custom, personal apps by harnessing the power of passive purchase data connected to active and enhanced product data.

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