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Cargill acquires Belgian bakery supplier

The ingredients giant has brought Leman Decoration Group into the fold
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France: Agronutris receives ‘green light’ to sell yellow mealworms for food applications in Europe

The EU has approved Agronutris's Novel Food application
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US: Kainos Capital sells Olde Thompson in a $950m deal

The private equity firm has sold Olde Thompson after three years since its acquisition
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Denmark: Chr. Hansen acquires ingredients company Secna

The EQT-backed company makes its first add-on investment
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UK: Tate & Lyle explores sale sweetener division

The ingredients company has confirmed that discussions with potential buyers are at an early stage
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Finland: Solar Foods gets €10m from The Finnish Climate Fund

The alternative protein start-up is the first investment by the state-owned fund
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UK: Richardson invests to increase oat milk processing capacity by 35%

A full-plant overhaul is under way
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US: DSM acquires Amyris’s flavour and fragrance bio-based business

The acquired business consists of seven intermediate products, two just launched and one under development
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UK and Canada: Meatless Farm launches ingredients subsidiary and new protein plant

The facility will produce up to 14,500 tonnes of plant protein ingredients by 2023
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UK: Novax acquires ingredients company Ulrick & Short

Oghma Partners has acted as the exclusive financial advisor to the Swedish investment firm
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US: Benson Hill secures investment from climate solutions fund

Benson Hill is the first recipient of a co-investment partnership between CDPQ and S2G Ventures
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Future Food-Tech unveils 19 innovators with moonshot-potential

The unshakable determination of these start-ups in the face of today's challenges shows the role ...
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Plant & Bean to open huge production facility in England

The new plant-based ingredients manufacturing facility of Plant & Bean occupies an area the size ...
5 months
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Sugar giant Tate & Lyle acquires stevia producer Sweet Green Fields

The acquisition includes a dedicated stevia production and R&D facilities in China
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Solar Foods receives €4.3m grant from Business Finland

The Finnish start-up produces Solein, a complete protein made from air
6 months
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Fermentation ingredients company Manus Bio raises $75m in Series B

Lead investor BBGI has formed a joint venture with Manus Bio for manufacturing and distribution ...
6 months
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ChickP Protein bullish on novel chickpea starch

The Israeli foodtech start-up says its new ingredient extracted from chickpeas offers food and drink ...
6 months
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Film director James Cameron sells Verdient Foods to Ingredion

The plant-based protein company has been a joint venture between the Cameron family and Ingredion ...
6 months
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Mondelēz enters foodtech space with seed investment in Torr

Israeli start-up Torr uses proprietary technology to blend real food ingredients in a natural, healthier ...
6 months
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Solar Foods raises €15m to build first commercial factory

The Finnish start-up produces a single-cell protein out of thin air that can be used ...
9 months
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Chromologics raises €1.9m in seed funding

Danish natural food colourant raises funding to accelerate the development of its products Natural food ...
9 months
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Olde Thompson acquires Gel Spice

Olde Thompson is a portfolio company of Kainos Capital, a private equity firm focused exclusively ...
10 months
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Canada gives multimillion-dollar boost to plant-based food industry

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has committed a $100 million investment into Merit Functional Foods’ pea ...
11 months
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Sensient sells fruit yoghurt preparations to Frulact

The transaction will see Sensient become a core supplier of flavours, colours, and other related ...
11 months
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Splenda seeks US growers to embrace stevia farming

Parent company Heartland Food Products Group intends to source 100% stevia from US soil and ...
11 months
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Singapore nods sugar reduction ingredient made by Sweegen

The US-based ingredients maker has gained the approval of novel sweeteners with food and drink ...
11 months
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Capricorn Partners and Novax join growth financing round for lupine-based protein start-up

Since the market introduction of its Made with LUVE brand in 2015, the company has ...
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