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Scotts Miracle-Gro gets into the venture capital business with a $50 million fund, because it’s 2020
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Colorcon, which develops colorants, coatings and films for pharmaceutical giants, has a new $50 million fund
Colorcon, a 58-year-old company that develops, supplies and supports specialty products for the pharmaceutical industry — think food colorants, nutritional coatings, the film on time-release med
Kellogg’s creates a new fund, 1894, to back food and related startups
Instead of two scoops, here’s one big one– the Kellogg Company is launching a corporate venture arm called Eighteen94 Capital (1894) to invest in food and food-related tech startups. The n