Acre Venture Partners

Acre Venture Partners

Acre is a venture capital fund investing in agriculture and food technology.

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Acre Venture Partners is a limited partnership with a Campbell subsidiary as the sole limited partner and Jeff Dunn, the head of the company's fresh food division as Campbell's representative. An outside partner manages the fund.

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Acre Venture Partners, the $125 million fund, will investinvests in food startups in order to cash in on disruption in the sector. It bought dips and salsa maker Garden Fresh Gourmet for $231 million in June, and juice maker Bolthouse Farms for $1.55 billion in 2012.

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Acre Ventures Partners Acre Venture Partners

Acre is a venture capital fund investing in the future of food.

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Acre Venture Partners makes venture-stage investments in highly disruptive platform business across the food value chain, with a particular focus on the agriculture, food tech and consumer verticals.

History

Acre Venture Partners is a venture capital fund founded in February 2016 in ​ the Greater Los Angeles Area, West Coast, Western US and specializes in start-up investments in health-focused food tech companies.Acre Venture Partners manages an independent fund of Campbell Soup Company to invest in startup food companies. It operates in the sectors of Agriculture, Organic Food and Venture Capital.

Acre Venture Partners is a limited partnership with a Campbell subsidiary as the sole limited partner and Jeff Dunn, the head of the company's fresh food division as Campbell's representative. An outside partner manages the fund.

Investments

Acre invests in companies creating systemic change in the food system to address the problems of human and environmental health.

Acre Venture Partners, the $125 million fund, will invest in food startups in order to cash in on disruption in the sector. It bought dips and salsa maker Garden Fresh Gourmet for $231 million in June, and juice maker Bolthouse Farms for $1.55 billion in 2012.

Acre has made 15 investments. One of their most recent investment was on Dec 12, 2018, when they invested $1.3M in ImpactVision.

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Gareth Asten

Managing Partner

Jeffrey T. Dunn

Venture Partner

Lucas Mann

Managing Partner

Sam Kass

Partner

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Back to the Roots

Farmers Business Network

ImpactVision

Inari

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Acre Venture Partners

Christine Birkner

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Campbell Soup launches $125 Million VC fund

JOHN KELL

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Campbell Soup to invest $125 million in food startups

Marisa Kendall

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ImpactVision Raises $1.4m Seed Round to Determine Food Quality with Hyperspectral Images - AgFunderNews

LOUISA BURWOOD-TAYLOR

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Pilotworks, a WeWork for food entrepreneurs, is taking its commercial kitchens national

Lora Kolodny

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Jonathan Shieber

Web

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Campbell Soup Invests $10M In Meal-Kit Startup Chef'd

How ImpactVision is using AI to detect unripe or contaminated food

12 December 2018

Tyson Launches $150 Million VC Fund That Could Help Hedge Against A Meatless Future

5 December 2016

With Help of $10M Series A, Back to the Roots Poised to Truly 'Undo Food - S2G Ventures

6 June 2016

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ImpactVision

Seed Round - ImpactVision

$1.3M

Spoiler Alert

Corporate Round - Spoiler Alert

Inari

Series B - Inari

$40M

Evolve BioSystems

Series C

$40M

Pilotworks

Series A - Pilotworks

$13M

Farmers Business Network

Series D - Farmers Business Network

$110M

ImpactVision

Seed Round - ImpactVision

$1.4M

Evolve Biosystems

Series B - Evolve Biosystems

$20M

Back to the Roots

Series B

$4M

Farmers Business Network

Series C - Farmers Business Network

$40M

Spoiler Alert

Seed Round - Spoiler Alert

$2.5M

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VENTURE CAPITAL (SERIES C)

$12,7M

Farmers Business Network

VENTURE CAPITAL (SERIES B)

$20M

Back to the Roots

VENTURE CAPITAL (SERIES A)

$10M

Juicero

VENTURE CAPITAL (SERIES B)

$70,000,000

Acre Venture Partners, L.P.

$125M

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Acre is a venture capital fund investing in agriculture and food technology.

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