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7 Vegan Companies Shark Tank’s Mark Cuban Invested In

6 Vegan Companies Shark Tank’s Mark Cuban Invested In

Updated March 2020. American businessman Mark Cuban has been a regular on ABC's reality series "Shark Tank"—where entrepreneurs pitch their business to a panel of investors—since 2011. Since then, the Dallas Mavericks owner has...
There’s a Giant New VC Fund Investing in Vegan Companies

There’s a Giant New VC Fund Investing in Vegan Companies

Giant new venture capital firm Big Idea Ventures (BIV) is investing in vegan companies. Backed by meat giant Tyson and the Singapore government's VC arm Temasek, the hybrid venture firm has both a VC arm...
Why This Investor Is Betting Big on Vegan Chicken

Why This Investor Is Betting Big Money on Vegan Chicken

What’s the next Beyond Burger? According to investor Roger Lienhard, it’s vegan chicken. Lienhard is the founder of the Blue Horizon Corporation (Blue Horizon is a LIVEKINDLY investor). The group seeks out the up-and-coming vegan companies...
The Very Good Butchers Meet the ‘Dragon’s Den’ for Vegan Expansion Plans

Vegan Butcher Shop Set to Expand Meat Range Across Canada

Vegan meat goes prime-time as British Columbia-based The Very Good Butchers are set to appear on the popular Canadian TV series “Dragons Den” later this month, pitching their business for investment. Butchers have long been...

Lunchables Inventor Raises $3 Million For Vegan Meat Startup Company Improved Nature

Vegan meat startup Improved Nature has raised $3 million in order to meet the rising demand for plant-based food, AgFund News reports. The North Carolina-based vegan protein company was co-founded by Richard "Rody" Hawkins, the man...
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‘Harold and Kumar’ Actor Kal Penn Invests in White Castle’s Vegan Impossible Burger

Actor Kal Penn, best-known for playing Kumar in the "Harold & Kumar" stoner comedy film series, has invested in the vegan Impossible Burger. Forbes reports that Penn first tried the plant-based burger created by vegan...

Richard Branson Predicts the World Will Be Meat-Free in Just 30 Years

Richard Branson, Virgin billionaire and recent proponent of a plant-based diet, has predicted that within 30 years the world could go meat-free. Branson has previously made headlines for blogging on Okja and why he gave...