organic food

Food exec John Foraker, long the CEO of Annie’s, has a new, ‘stealth’ organic food startup

John Foraker, who led the well-known organic food brand Annie's for 17 years, is working on a new organic food startup in Berkeley. General Mills bought Annie’s for $820 million in 2014. Foraker was

Here’s how much prices dropped at Whole Foods today

The big day is here -- sorta. Amazon's $13.7 billion purchase of Whole Foods was slated to bring significant price drops to a number of Whole Foods brand products today. Discounts we saw ranged from s

Unilever leads $9 million investment in meal kit startup Sun Basket

A meal kit startup with a focus on healthful recipes and organic ingredients, Sun Basket, has just raised $9 million in series C-2 round of venture funding led by Unilever Ventures, with Baseline Vent

Sarah Michelle Gellar on jumping from screen to startup with Foodstirs

It’s no secret that more celebrities are flocking to tech and venture capital these days. The latest to make the leap into entrepreneurship is Sarah Michelle Gellar, best known for her TV role as Bu

Good Eggs raises $15 million to expand across the U.S.

A San Francisco startup that many people assumed was toast, Good Eggs, has raised $15 million in a new round of venture funding led by Index Ventures to expand its online, organic grocery business fir

Thrive Market raises $111 million for its online organic grocery store

Buy organic groceries online, at an affordable price. That’s the mantra of Los Angeles-based Thrive Market, which has raised a significant $111 million Series B funding round, led by Invus. Thrive,

BrightFarms Reaps $4.9M Series B To Expand Its Urban Greenhouse Network

BrightFarms, which builds greenhouses in urban areas, announced that it has raised $4.9 million in Series B funding from NGEN Partners, Emil Capital Partners, BrightFarms founder Ted Caplow, and other

Organic Food Delivery Service Good Eggs Raises $8.5M Series A From Sequoia Capital

<a target="_blank" href="http://www.goodeggs.com/">Good Eggs</a>, the startup that brings farmers markets online, has closed an $8.5 million Series A round from Sequoia Capital with participation from

NatureBox Lands $2M From General Catalyst, Redpoint To Go Big With Its “Birchbox For Healthy Foods”

Earlier today, after nearly a year in development, <a href="https://beta.techcrunch.com/2012/12/11/nea-backed-omada-health-launches-its-16-week-digital-health-program-to-bring-diabetes-prevention-onli