This is the list of top 10 startups of FoodTech 500 presented by Foward Fooding. 2020 marks the very first FoodTech 500.
Inspired by the Fortune 500, Forward Fooding presented the official FoodTech 500, 2019’s definitive list of global entrepreneurial talent at the intersection between food, technology and sustainability.
1 AeroFarms Grow green vegetables without sun or soil in a fully-controlled indoor environment. They have their own patented aeroponic growing system for faster harvest cycles, predictable results, superior food safety and less environmental impact.
2 TIPA Challenging the threat of plastic packaging to the world by innovating compostable packaging solution. They envision packaging that can be returned back to the nature after it is used, just like nature’s packaging becomes a part of the food waste stream.
3 Bowery Farming Leader in indoor farming, their indoor farms create the ideal conditions for growing the purest produce imaginable. Uses 95% less water than conventional farming.
4 Agrivi Agrivi provides farm management solution with their software which helps the farmers to improve their productivity and profitability.
5 JIMINI’s Produces food products which are made from 100% insects. They want to change the world (just a little), starting by introducing step by step a new sustainable and healthy source of nutrients in our diet: edible insects as food.
6 Notpla Produces edible and biodegradable food packaging materials. They provide packaging solutions which are made from Notpla, a material made from seaweed and plants that disappear, naturally.
7 Agrilution Provides vertical farming technology for our home.
8 Growing underground They sustainably grow mouth-wateringly fresh micro greens and salad leaves 33 metres below the busy streets of Clapham by using the latest hydroponic systems and LED technology.
9 PicoBrew PicoBrew’s newest product, Pico, makes brewing beer at home so easy that anyone—even someone who has never brewed before—can create and enjoy amazing craft beer at home.
10 Naïo Technologies Develops and markets robots for agriculture and viticulture. Also hold a range of electric tools for weeding, hoeing and harvesting to help farmers efficiently collect the fruit of their hard work.