The premier global connection hub for the F&A industry
Foodbytes is a trusted connector rooted in food and ag sector expertise, industry connections, innovation trends and agrifood insights
The right connections at the right moment in time. We know that corporates and investors aren’t looking for more, but rather the right partners, tailored to meet strategic priorities and operational needs. For startups, it’s access to those who can help them efficiently and effectively scale their businesses. Whether you’re an innovation-mature corporate or an innovation-curious investor, a seed or Series D startup, Foodbytes aims to help those working in the food and ag industry find the right partners to achieve their goals
Foodbytes is an online connection hub for startups, corporates and investors, exclusive to the food and ag industry.
With a growing database of more than 1,600 verified global startups and 800 corporates and investor subscribers, we offer relevant connections, thematic insights, curated startup lists, all powered by Rabobank’s deep knowledge and network.
Using Foodbytes, corporates can solve their business pain points and innovate more efficiently. For startups, Foodbytes is the entry point into Rabobank’s network, providing continuous exposure to potential partners and investors.
Foodbytes is where vetted startups, pioneering corporates and insightful investors come together to make the business of food better.See all team members
Since 2015, Foodbytes has galvanized collaboration across the value chain, from partnerships, to investments and acquisitions, to R&D and piloting. What began as a pitch competition evolved into a membership-driven program in 2021 and 2022 and has grown into a more inclusive and accessible online platform, launched in February 2023. Through our new online connections hub, we aim to exponentially scale our reach and impact.