Acre Venture Partners
Backed by: Campbell Soup
Companies invested in: Juicero, countertop cold-press juicing system (along with Campbell itself).
Funding available: $125 million announced at launch
More incubator-intensive than venture capital fund, Food-X calls itself the No. 1 food innovation accelerator in the world.
What it offers: Up to $50,000 available in startup capital, as well as mentorship and a collaborative co-working environment at its New York City offices.
Alumni companies: Protein snack maker ProTings, and Barley + Oats, a healthy pregnancy and postpartum meal delivery service and lactation snack company.
Launched: June 2016
Backed by: Kellogg
What it’s looking for: “Next-generation innovation” that includes “small, upstart businesses pioneering new ingredients, foods, packaging and enabling technology.”
Funding available: $100 million