Cell-based shrimp startup Shiok Meats nets $4.6M in funding

Cell-based shrimp startup Shiok Meats nets $4.6M in funding

Dive Brief: Singapore-based Shiok Meats, a cell-cultured shrimp startup, has raised $4.6 million in a seed funding round led by investors Monde Nissin Corp. CEO Henry Soesanto, Y Combinator and Tyson Foods-backed Big Idea Ventures, The Spoon reported. The company uses...
$68m fund to turn labs into food factories of the future

$68m fund to turn labs into food factories of the future

Straits Times journalists Cheryl Teh and Yeo Sam Jo try future foods such as chips and cookies made from cricket flour, alcohol made from soya bean waste, and edible cups and packaging. A total of US$50 million (S$68 million) is up for grabs here for those who can...