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May 23, 2019
Six years ago, 3G Capital and Berkshire Hathaway began to build their latest corporate giant in the food and beverage industry. But the tale of Kraft Heinz hasn't turned out how they planned.
May 17, 2019
Amazon is one of the largest investors in Deliveroo with the mega-round, which will boost the British food delivery company in its quest to take on rivals such as Uber Eats.
May 13, 2019
Plant-based meat is having a moment. And Impossible Foods is taking advantage.
May 1, 2019
In some ways, the restaurant industry is the same as it's always been. But in others, the age of the smartphone is leading to wholesale changes—and VC investors are taking note.
March 21, 2019
It's apparently a golden age for classy pork rinds, and Wind Point Partners took another step Thursday in growing its pork rinds empire across the US.
March 5, 2019
Munchery has officially filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection as it winds down operations. What went wrong?
February 20, 2019
The maker of plant-based foods including Just Mayo is reportedly working to raise $200 million in VC funding. But the company's checkered past could prove to be a problem.
January 31, 2019
Questions of what a firm owes when a portfolio company goes out of business highlight our recap of the week in VC.
December 13, 2018
Instacart has announced plans to end its partnership with Whole Foods. We took a look at the grocery delivery company's busy year and its funding and valuation history.
September 25, 2018
Arby's and Buffalo Wild Wings are set to get a new corporate sibling, as Roark Capital Group is backing a $2.3 billion takeover of the Sonic drive-in chain.
September 7, 2018
Food giant Bakkavor has agreed to acquire Real Good Food-owned Haydens Bakery in a deal worth £12 million. The transaction is part of an ongoing effort by RGF to turnaround the business following a...
September 5, 2018
Hometown Foods, an acquisition company formed by Brynwood Partners in June, has closed its previously announced deal to buy a portfolio of brands from spreads business The JM Smucker Company for...
Peak Rock Capital has completed its previously announced acquisition of TNT Crust from Tyson Foods. TNT is a provider of flatbreads and other pizza crusts to the food service and retail industries....
September 4, 2018
Activist investor Bill Ackman's firm Pershing Square Capital Management has trimmed its share of Chipotle Mexican Grill back to a 7.4% stake, per an SEC filing. Since first taking a position in...
Powerplant Ventures has set a $100 million target for its second flagship fund, per an SEC filing. The firm makes growth equity investments in food, beverage and food service companies, with a...
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