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Seamore

Seamore

Seamore is a food company developing seaweed-based food products such as seaweed bacon, seaweed pasta, and seaweed wraps. The company was founded by Willem Sodderland in 2015, and is based in Amsterdam, Netherlands.

Seamore is a food startup company located in Amsterdam, Netherlands, making seaweed food products that was founded in January, 2015 by Willem Sodderland.

Seaweed harvesting

Seamore uses sustainable seaweed harvesting practices by harvesting up to a maximum of 15% of seaweed patches. This allows each harvest seaweed patch to grow back and be sustainably picked over, and over.

Products

I Sea Wraps

I Sea Wraps are made with 50% wakame and himanthalia seaweed. According to Seamore, their I Sea Wraps are made using organic non-GMO seaweed, contain 25% more fiber, and 19% more protein than regular wheat wraps.

I Sea Pasta

I Sea Pasta was the first product made by Seamore and became commercially available in August 2015. I Sea Pasta is made using handpicked seaweed from Connemara, Ireland, and is gluten-free, high in fiber, organic, non-GMO, and contains 80% less calories than regular pasta per 100g serving.

I Sea Bacon

I Sea Bacon is made using seaweed that can be used as a plant-based substitute for bacon. I Sea Bacon is organic, gluten-free, vegan, and non-GMO.

Funding

Crowdfunding

Seamore began a crowdfunding campaign on Symbid that ran from April-May 2015. During their crowdfunding campaign, Seamore received a lot of public attention. The company successfully raised €266,560 from 200 people during their crowdfunding campaign. The company is using the crowdfunded money to create new seaweed food products, get their products into more stores and in more countries, and increase their marketing budget.

Timeline

People

Name
Role
Related Golden topics

Angela Ferrato

Business Development

Annika Niessen

Business Development Manager

Carel Callenbach

Research & Development

Lars Folkers

Chief Storyteller

Willem Sodderland

Founder

Further reading

Title
Author
Link
Type

Seamore is campaigning for seaweed to be on everyone's everyday menu

Emma Jane cash

Web article

Seamore, the Future of Food - Favilla

favillaworld.com

Web article

Seamore: Turning Seaweed Into an Every Day Food Source

Hollandtradeandinvest.com

Web article

Documentaries, videos and podcasts

Title
Date
Link

Leading seaweed startup starts crowdfunding campaign. Seamore.

February 28, 2018

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CEO
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