We are pleased to introduce our FoodBytes! San Francisco family, our biggest and most diverse group of collaborators yet!
As we gear up for FoodBytes! San Francisco, we want to give a massive shout out to the amazing companies that are partnering with us to deliver this event. As we all know, it takes a village for events like FoodBytes! – even at our stellar venue The Village!
We’re thrilled to work with companies who value and share our mission to find the most innovative concepts in food and ag and pair them with the capital and connections to grow their businesses.
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FoodBytes! gives a huge thank you to:
Presenting Partner – Food + Tech Connect
Food+Tech Connect gives innovators the tech and business insights, connections and skills they need to transform the food industry through its website, newsletters, events, consulting and business courses.
Presenting Sponsor – Whole Foods Market
Whole Foods Market‘s ongoing support of FoodBytes! gives them the chance to help budding brands make connections and grow their businesses, as well as share ideas with fellow disruptors in the food industry.
Official Sponsor – Holland & Hart
Holland & Hart is a national law firm headquartered in Denver, CO. The firm has a strong food and beverage practice and has been part of the industry for decades. They help clients through the entire lifecycle of a company’s growth and pride themselves on working with natural and organic products.
Official Sponsor – Archer Daniels Midland Company (ADM)
Archer Daniels Midland Company (ADM) has transformed crops into products that serve the vital needs of a growing world for more than a century. Today, we’re one of the world’s largest agricultural processors and food ingredient providers, with more than 32,300 employees serving customers in more than 160 countries. As a leading food ingredient provider, ADM offers the broadest range of on-trend ingredients and flavors that are formulated to meet consumer demand across virtually every market segment.
Supporting Sponsor – Nucleus Maximus
Nucleus Maximus is a leading branding and package design agency for food brands. Through their dedicated study of the grocery industry, consumer culture, brand-building and design – Nucleus Maximus offers food entrepreneurs an invaluable and evolving perspective to help them earn the attention of the marketplace.
Supporting Sponsor – Boulder Food Group
Boulder Food Group seeks partnerships with early stage food and beverage consumer product companies. BFG works alongside exceptional entrepreneurs to ensure the business is able to deliver sustainable growth and outperform its competitors.
Supporting Sponsor – BlueCart
BlueCart is an ordering and inventory management platform that connects over 25,000 wholesale buyers with their exclusive network of suppliers in the hospitality industry. Buyers can utilize the BlueCart app to communicate with all of their distributors in one space. Distributors receive all orders in one dashboard, eliminating the need for manual data entry. That’s ordering, simplified.
Media Partner – AgFunderNews
AgFunderNews is an industry news site and hub of information for the growing community at the intersection of agriculture, technology, and investment. The site publishes daily, original news on the agriculture technology (“agtech”) industry, including the latest funding news and analysis of trends in the sector. AgFunderNews is affiliated with AgFunder, the online investment platform helping to fund the next agriculture revolution.
Media Partner – The Agtech + FoodTech Summit
The AgTech + FoodTech Summit, taking place for the first time in Berlin this year, explores the entire value chain of food production, consumption, and the role that technology will play in its future. The summit will address critical topics such as food waste and food production as attendees contemplate the question, “How do we feed close to 10 billion people by 2050?”
Community Partner – RocketSpace
RocketSpace is a technology campus headquartered in the heart of San Francisco. Since 2011, the company has been helping tech entrepreneurs, startups and corporate innovation professionals bring the future to market. The company offers services to its members including programming, consulting, events, and office-as-a-service, which together create the perfect ecosystem and community for innovation to thrive.
Community Partner – CircleUp
CircleUp has a mission to help entrepreneurs thrive, and they believe that starts with access to the resources they need to grow. That is why they’ve built the largest online marketplace for investing in innovative consumer and retail companies.
Community Partner – METRO GROUP
METRO GROUP, Wholesale and Food Specialist Company (Innovation, Scouting and Inclusion)is a leading international wholesale and food service business group and dedicated food specialist with a customer base in wholesale in 35 countries in Europe and Asia.
Official Supplier – Chameleon Cold-Brew Coffee
Chameleon Cold-Brew® Coffee, is the nation’s original purveyor of bottled cold-brew coffee. Providing a one-of-a-kind and completely customizable coffee experience, Chameleon uses only 100% organic, Fair Trade Arabica coffee and earth-filtered water. Chameleon is available in five concentrates and five ready-to-drink flavors, and can be found in the refrigerated section in recyclable glass bottles. Providing a completely customizable coffee experience, Chameleon Cold Brew is Coffee Made for Makers.
Official Supplier – Wild Poppy
Wild Poppy produces two lines of great tasting organic fruit beverages made with fruit from California. Wild Poppy Juice combines organic fruit juice with spices from around the world and just a touch of sweetness. Wild Poppy Soda is made from organic fruit juice and sweetened with organic cane sugar for a delicious, authentic soda experience.
Official Supplier – Rosali Tea
Rosalitea is a new way to discover tea. The company produces sustainably harvested artisanal teas from around the world that are tailored to your needs and delivered to your door.
Venue Partner – The Village
The Village is San Francisco’s creative event venue to collaborate, gather, and innovate. Boasting 20,000 sqft, immersive technology and more. Conveniently located downtown.
Venue Partner – Farm-to-Fork
Farm-to-Fork is an event and media series helping consumers better understand the social and environmental impact of their food choices.
Official Hotel – The Scarlet Huntington
Havens of unparalleled design, timeless grandeur and rich lushness, The Scarlet Singapore and The Scarlet Huntington in San Francisco are designed to spark the imagination and provide an adventure for the senses. These two singular hotels form one seamless vision, a celebration of modern sensibilities both vivacious and wholly original. Reflect on the vibrant heritage and international couture of two of the world’s most iconic settings and indulge in the charismatic aura that awaits within the walls of The Scarlet.