New in Funding: From Delhivery's IPO prep to Heura's €4M raise in 24hrs

New in Funding: From Delhivery's IPO prep to Heura's €4M raise in 24hrs

By
Nicola Spalding
June 4, 2021

🚚 Indian food delivery app/logistics platform Delhivery raised $277M in preparation for an IPO due to take place next year. It claims to have fulfilled over 800 million orders since it was established in 2011 and claims to be “largest independent” B2C logistics provider in the country.

🍻 Athletic Brewing secured $50M series C funding to construct its third non-alcoholic beer brewery, supporting its planned East Coast US expansion.

🥃 Uncle Nearest Premium Whiskey has launched a $50 million fund to invest in minority-founded and owned spirit brands, to help with the expense of creating and growing a premium spirit brand in America.

🧬 Precision nutrition startup DayTwo closed $37M for its app that provides users customized diet recommendations based on their gut bacteria through artificial intelligence, microbiome sequencing, and other clinical measures, to help those with diabetic and metabolic diseases.

💰 Cross-border VC firm Good Startup has launched a $25M fund, Good Protein Fund I, to invest in 32 Southeast Asian firms focused on removing animals from the global food ecosystem.


👩‍🍳 Shef raised $20M series A funding to expand its meal delivery platform, through which chefs can sell home-cooked meals to their local communities, giving them access to economic opportunities through tough, pandemic-related restrictions on restaurants.

🍼 Organic infant formula firm Bobbie secured $15M series A funding to create a better baby formula for the US market, after its founder was disappointed in the options available when trying to feed her own baby.

🌾 Protein Industries Canada announced a $7.9M co-investment with Merit Functional Foods, TWC Nutrition, Daiya Foods and Grand River Foods, into some of Canada’s most widely-grown crops in order to develop new plant-based foods and ingredients.

🍿 Popcorn brand Opopop raised $5M series A funding and is preparing for the launch of its first product line, microwaveable Flavor Wrapped Popcorn Kernels, which it claims are the world’s first pre-flavoured popcorn kernels.

Source: Heura Foods

🍔 Spanish plant-based meat startup Heura raised €4M in just 24 hours after launching its campaign on crowdfunding platform Crowdcube, having tripled its turnover in 2020.

🐝 Arugga secured $4M pre-series A funding, bringing its total funding to date to $6M. It is working on robotic pollination solutions for indoor farming setups, to replace the role fulfilled by bees in outdoor agriculture and the manual methods used indoors.

🥓 Hooray Foods raised $2M seed funding to develop additional meat alternatives and improve its original product, a plant-based bacon which contains 20% fat due to Hooray Foods’ encapsulation process, giving it a juicier mouth feel.

🌍 Stockholm-based Klimato raised $785k for its carbon labelling software designed to help restaurants and foodservice outlets calculate and label the climate impact of their meals.

🦄 Chilean alt protein startup NotCo, which has its sights set on becoming the country’s first unicorn, just received investment from Enlightened Hospitality Investments, a growth equity fund affiliated with Shake Shack founder Danny Meyer.

🌻 Swiss plant-based meat startup Planted, which makes its products from peas, oats and upcycled sunflowers, received investment from food tech-focused investor Gullspång Re:food. The company also recently launched a hella good looking planted.schnitzel into foodservice channels.

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🚚 Indian food delivery app/logistics platform Delhivery raised $277M in preparation for an IPO due to take place next year. It claims to have fulfilled over 800 million orders since it was established in 2011 and claims to be “largest independent” B2C logistics provider in the country.

🍻 Athletic Brewing secured $50M series C funding to construct its third non-alcoholic beer brewery, supporting its planned East Coast US expansion.

🥃 Uncle Nearest Premium Whiskey has launched a $50 million fund to invest in minority-founded and owned spirit brands, to help with the expense of creating and growing a premium spirit brand in America.

🧬 Precision nutrition startup DayTwo closed $37M for its app that provides users customized diet recommendations based on their gut bacteria through artificial intelligence, microbiome sequencing, and other clinical measures, to help those with diabetic and metabolic diseases.

💰 Cross-border VC firm Good Startup has launched a $25M fund, Good Protein Fund I, to invest in 32 Southeast Asian firms focused on removing animals from the global food ecosystem.


👩‍🍳 Shef raised $20M series A funding to expand its meal delivery platform, through which chefs can sell home-cooked meals to their local communities, giving them access to economic opportunities through tough, pandemic-related restrictions on restaurants.

🍼 Organic infant formula firm Bobbie secured $15M series A funding to create a better baby formula for the US market, after its founder was disappointed in the options available when trying to feed her own baby.

🌾 Protein Industries Canada announced a $7.9M co-investment with Merit Functional Foods, TWC Nutrition, Daiya Foods and Grand River Foods, into some of Canada’s most widely-grown crops in order to develop new plant-based foods and ingredients.

🍿 Popcorn brand Opopop raised $5M series A funding and is preparing for the launch of its first product line, microwaveable Flavor Wrapped Popcorn Kernels, which it claims are the world’s first pre-flavoured popcorn kernels.

Source: Heura Foods

🍔 Spanish plant-based meat startup Heura raised €4M in just 24 hours after launching its campaign on crowdfunding platform Crowdcube, having tripled its turnover in 2020.

🐝 Arugga secured $4M pre-series A funding, bringing its total funding to date to $6M. It is working on robotic pollination solutions for indoor farming setups, to replace the role fulfilled by bees in outdoor agriculture and the manual methods used indoors.

🥓 Hooray Foods raised $2M seed funding to develop additional meat alternatives and improve its original product, a plant-based bacon which contains 20% fat due to Hooray Foods’ encapsulation process, giving it a juicier mouth feel.

🌍 Stockholm-based Klimato raised $785k for its carbon labelling software designed to help restaurants and foodservice outlets calculate and label the climate impact of their meals.

🦄 Chilean alt protein startup NotCo, which has its sights set on becoming the country’s first unicorn, just received investment from Enlightened Hospitality Investments, a growth equity fund affiliated with Shake Shack founder Danny Meyer.

🌻 Swiss plant-based meat startup Planted, which makes its products from peas, oats and upcycled sunflowers, received investment from food tech-focused investor Gullspång Re:food. The company also recently launched a hella good looking planted.schnitzel into foodservice channels.

🚚 Indian food delivery app/logistics platform Delhivery raised $277M in preparation for an IPO due to take place next year. It claims to have fulfilled over 800 million orders since it was established in 2011 and claims to be “largest independent” B2C logistics provider in the country.

🍻 Athletic Brewing secured $50M series C funding to construct its third non-alcoholic beer brewery, supporting its planned East Coast US expansion.

🥃 Uncle Nearest Premium Whiskey has launched a $50 million fund to invest in minority-founded and owned spirit brands, to help with the expense of creating and growing a premium spirit brand in America.

🧬 Precision nutrition startup DayTwo closed $37M for its app that provides users customized diet recommendations based on their gut bacteria through artificial intelligence, microbiome sequencing, and other clinical measures, to help those with diabetic and metabolic diseases.

💰 Cross-border VC firm Good Startup has launched a $25M fund, Good Protein Fund I, to invest in 32 Southeast Asian firms focused on removing animals from the global food ecosystem.


👩‍🍳 Shef raised $20M series A funding to expand its meal delivery platform, through which chefs can sell home-cooked meals to their local communities, giving them access to economic opportunities through tough, pandemic-related restrictions on restaurants.

🍼 Organic infant formula firm Bobbie secured $15M series A funding to create a better baby formula for the US market, after its founder was disappointed in the options available when trying to feed her own baby.

🌾 Protein Industries Canada announced a $7.9M co-investment with Merit Functional Foods, TWC Nutrition, Daiya Foods and Grand River Foods, into some of Canada’s most widely-grown crops in order to develop new plant-based foods and ingredients.

🍿 Popcorn brand Opopop raised $5M series A funding and is preparing for the launch of its first product line, microwaveable Flavor Wrapped Popcorn Kernels, which it claims are the world’s first pre-flavoured popcorn kernels.

Source: Heura Foods

🍔 Spanish plant-based meat startup Heura raised €4M in just 24 hours after launching its campaign on crowdfunding platform Crowdcube, having tripled its turnover in 2020.

🐝 Arugga secured $4M pre-series A funding, bringing its total funding to date to $6M. It is working on robotic pollination solutions for indoor farming setups, to replace the role fulfilled by bees in outdoor agriculture and the manual methods used indoors.

🥓 Hooray Foods raised $2M seed funding to develop additional meat alternatives and improve its original product, a plant-based bacon which contains 20% fat due to Hooray Foods’ encapsulation process, giving it a juicier mouth feel.

🌍 Stockholm-based Klimato raised $785k for its carbon labelling software designed to help restaurants and foodservice outlets calculate and label the climate impact of their meals.

🦄 Chilean alt protein startup NotCo, which has its sights set on becoming the country’s first unicorn, just received investment from Enlightened Hospitality Investments, a growth equity fund affiliated with Shake Shack founder Danny Meyer.

🌻 Swiss plant-based meat startup Planted, which makes its products from peas, oats and upcycled sunflowers, received investment from food tech-focused investor Gullspång Re:food. The company also recently launched a hella good looking planted.schnitzel into foodservice channels.

🚚 Indian food delivery app/logistics platform Delhivery raised $277M in preparation for an IPO due to take place next year. It claims to have fulfilled over 800 million orders since it was established in 2011 and claims to be “largest independent” B2C logistics provider in the country.

🍻 Athletic Brewing secured $50M series C funding to construct its third non-alcoholic beer brewery, supporting its planned East Coast US expansion.

🥃 Uncle Nearest Premium Whiskey has launched a $50 million fund to invest in minority-founded and owned spirit brands, to help with the expense of creating and growing a premium spirit brand in America.

🧬 Precision nutrition startup DayTwo closed $37M for its app that provides users customized diet recommendations based on their gut bacteria through artificial intelligence, microbiome sequencing, and other clinical measures, to help those with diabetic and metabolic diseases.

💰 Cross-border VC firm Good Startup has launched a $25M fund, Good Protein Fund I, to invest in 32 Southeast Asian firms focused on removing animals from the global food ecosystem.


👩‍🍳 Shef raised $20M series A funding to expand its meal delivery platform, through which chefs can sell home-cooked meals to their local communities, giving them access to economic opportunities through tough, pandemic-related restrictions on restaurants.

🍼 Organic infant formula firm Bobbie secured $15M series A funding to create a better baby formula for the US market, after its founder was disappointed in the options available when trying to feed her own baby.

🌾 Protein Industries Canada announced a $7.9M co-investment with Merit Functional Foods, TWC Nutrition, Daiya Foods and Grand River Foods, into some of Canada’s most widely-grown crops in order to develop new plant-based foods and ingredients.

🍿 Popcorn brand Opopop raised $5M series A funding and is preparing for the launch of its first product line, microwaveable Flavor Wrapped Popcorn Kernels, which it claims are the world’s first pre-flavoured popcorn kernels.

Source: Heura Foods

🍔 Spanish plant-based meat startup Heura raised €4M in just 24 hours after launching its campaign on crowdfunding platform Crowdcube, having tripled its turnover in 2020.

🐝 Arugga secured $4M pre-series A funding, bringing its total funding to date to $6M. It is working on robotic pollination solutions for indoor farming setups, to replace the role fulfilled by bees in outdoor agriculture and the manual methods used indoors.

🥓 Hooray Foods raised $2M seed funding to develop additional meat alternatives and improve its original product, a plant-based bacon which contains 20% fat due to Hooray Foods’ encapsulation process, giving it a juicier mouth feel.

🌍 Stockholm-based Klimato raised $785k for its carbon labelling software designed to help restaurants and foodservice outlets calculate and label the climate impact of their meals.

🦄 Chilean alt protein startup NotCo, which has its sights set on becoming the country’s first unicorn, just received investment from Enlightened Hospitality Investments, a growth equity fund affiliated with Shake Shack founder Danny Meyer.

🌻 Swiss plant-based meat startup Planted, which makes its products from peas, oats and upcycled sunflowers, received investment from food tech-focused investor Gullspång Re:food. The company also recently launched a hella good looking planted.schnitzel into foodservice channels.

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