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Nutriati has been focused on research, development, and commercialization of plant-based ingredients for nearly a decade. We envision a world where innovations in taste & nutrition drive the livelihood of farmers and community while restoring balance to the planet. Our patented manufacturing process, Artesa PureProcess, allows us to create the industry’s most functional, best tasting plant-based ingredients at scale.
Since 2015 Cheetah has been on a mission to help restaurants thrive. We believe that every customer, regardless of size, deserves the same fair price and an honest partnership. The Cheetah App is the first of its kind, providing the simplest and most convenient way for restaurants to order their supplies and have them delivered the next day. Imagine swapping your complicated broadliner relationship with the simplicity of an app. Cheetah is owned and operated by food industry veterans, supply chain and logistics experts, chefs, engineers, and data scientists who have come together to disrupt this trillion dollar food service industry. We have so far received $125M in funding from Eclipse, Floodgate, as well as our earliest backers; Facebook, Lyft and Airbnb.
Evolve BioSystems, Inc. is a microbiome company dedicated to developing the next generation of products to establish, restore, and maintain a healthy human gut microbiome. Building on a decade of expertise in the partnership of the infant gut microbiome and breast milk components, Evolve’s discovery platform is now being utilized to solve gut dysbiosis through dietary intervention throughout the human and animal life cycle. Evolve has successfully completed a milestone proof-of-concept study to demonstrate the efficacy of its initial proprietary offering and is undertaking further clinical studies to advance its pipeline of microbiome-based solutions across a spectrum of food and health applications.
We believe that if you eat good things, and surround yourself with good, you’ll feel good. Simple as that. That’s why we decided to create a food company that offers real food and simple ingredients from trusted sources, promotes good health, and tastes delicious. At good culture, our mission is to make real healing foods available to people without hurting the planet or our animals. We are dedicated to creating the most delicious cultured dairy products made only with the highest quality ingredients you can pronounce. Our cultured dairy products are full of clean protein, live and active cultures, and have none of the bad stuff like preservatives, added hormones or gums.
Gotham Greens is on a mission to transform the way we approach our food system, putting people and the planet at the forefront. Our sustainable growing practices and high-quality standards let us grow vibrant greens we’re proud to serve year-round. Local greenhouses and natural growing methods give plants everything they need and nothing they don’t for a fresh, just-picked taste. Through our national network of high-tech farms, Gotham Greens delivers fresh, long-lasting and delicious leafy greens, herbs, salad dressings, sauces and dips all year round to retail, restaurant and foodservice customers.
At Health-Ade, we are on a mission to unlock the power of YOUR gut. Your beautiful belly controls WAY MORE than just digestion – it drives just about everything you care about, including mood, energy, immunity, blood sugar, and even sleep. It has a VERY big job, and knows just what one-of-a-kind-YOU needs to be happy. We want to help you learn about it, listen to it, trust it, and fuel it right. A happy gut means you’re bringing YOUR best self to the world, and that’s when I believe we ALL win.
Manna Tree is a Vail, Colorado-based investment firm committed to improving human health through nutrition. The firm invests in and actively partners with growth-stage companies. We believe the future of health, well-being, and longevity is attainable through innovation in food. Manna Tree’s portfolio includes Evolve Biosystems, Gotham Greens, Health-Ade, Mycotechnology, Nutriati, The New Primal, Urban Remedy, Verde Farms, Vital Farms, Cheetah.
MycoTechnology is a food ingredient company focused on moving food forward by infusing human ingenuity with the intelligence of nature. Harnessing the power of mushrooms, MycoTechnology is able to solve some of the most pervasive challenges in the food and beverage industry.
The New Primal
The New Primal specializes in manufacturing grass-fed, grass-finished, and pasture-raised meat snacks. It specializes in the fields of food processing, food and beverage, and snack food. It was founded in 2010 and headquartered in North Charleston, South Carolina.
Urban Remedy is a plant-based organic food company that embodies the belief that Food is Healing. We empower consumers to conveniently eat ultra-fresh and clean. All of Urban Remedy's ready-to-eat meals, snacks and cold-pressed juices are certified organic, non-GMO Project Verified, gluten free, and low glycemic. Urban Remedy ships directly to customers nationally from its headquarters in Point Richmond, CA and operates 17 retail locations and 40 Whole Foods kiosks across northern and southern California. Urban Remedy is a certified B corporation.
Vital Farms, a Certified B Corporation, offers a range of ethically produced pasture-raised foods nationwide. Started on a single farm in Austin, Texas, in 2007, Vital Farms is the leading U.S. brand of pasture-raised eggs and butter by retail dollar sales. Vital Farms' ethics are exemplified by its focus on the humane treatment of farm animals and sustainable farming practices. Vital Farms also prioritizes the long-term benefits of each of its stakeholders, including farmers and suppliers, customers and consumers, communities and the environment, and crew members and stockholders. Vital Farms' pasture-raised products, including shell eggs, butter, hard-boiled eggs, ghee and liquid whole eggs, are sold in approximately 13,000 stores nationwide.