AccelFoods has a new cohort of food-focused startups

With food technology and startups becoming a greater focus for an increasing number of investors, AccelFoods, the investment fund focused on new food brands, has announced its latest cohort of companies.  

The new cohort brings AccelFoods’ portfolio to 26 branded food startups. The firm, which launched in January 2014 with $4.1 million, now has more than $25 million under management.

Investments from the firm range from pre-seed capital commitments of $50,000 to seed-stage investments of up to $2 million. The New York-based AccelFoods continues to target companies that operate in nutrition, alternative proteins and snacks, frozen and confectionary sweets and portable meals.