Food Tech Media Startup Funding, M&A and Partnerships: March 2014
Q1 of 2014 finished with $300m + of private investment in the food tech & media sector and 12 notable acquisitions.
Let's Re-engineer the Future of Food
From June 27-29 Food+Tech Connect, in partnership with Applegate, Google, Chipotle and Studio Industries, is bringing restaurant and foodservice rabble-rousers together with tech and design nerds to tackle big dining challenges and co-create solutions at Hack//Dining NYC. Apply today!
Look & Cook Partners With Amazon Fire TV: Aims To Be The Digital Food Network
The recipe app provides detailed instructions for making and perfecting dozens of celebrity chef dishes. The new partnership will drastically broaden its customer base, as the app will come standard on a whopping 12 million devices.
Q&A With SITU: The Smart Food Scale That Counts Calories For You
SITU launched a Kickstarter campaign in early April and raised over 110 percent of its goal. We chat with creator Michael Grothaus about SITU's target market, data sources, differentiating factors and more.
Danielle Gould on Edible Institute, Smart Farming and The Domino Effect - Edible Manhattan
Edible Manhattan sits down with Danielle Gould to chat about how she got started, where she thinks the food world is headed, and the important role technology can — and will — play in the future. Don't miss Danielle's panel about the intersection of technology and food at Edible Institute on May 10 in NYC.