Sunfed Meats

Sunfed Meats

Sunfed Meats is a company located in New Zealand making plant-based meat substitutes primarily out of pea proteins. Sunfed's Chicken Free Chicken was the companies first pea protein based product to be sold on the market; with double the protein of chicken and triple the iron of beef.

Sunfed Meats is a company located in Auckland, New Zealand making plant-based meat substitutes primarily out of pea proteins. The company was founded in January, 2015 by Shama Sukul Lee. Sunfed is looking to bring high protein meat substitutes to market by making them healthy, safe, sustainable, and affordable.

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Chicken Free Chicken

Sunfed's Chicken Free Chicken, is a chicken meat substitute made from pea protein and other ingredients. It is soy free, gluten free, preservative free, and GMO free. On July 29, 2017 Chicken Free Chicken was made available for purchase in over 40 local supermarkets across New Zealand.

Funding

Early stage venture capital

On October 12, 2016 Sunfed Meats raised $1,500,000 in early stage venture capital funding from New Crop Captial.

Timeline

November 15, 2018

Sunfed Meats raises a $10,000,000 series A round from Chris Hadley and Blackbird Ventures.

July 30, 2017

First product launch: Chicken Free Chicken

Sunfed's Chicken Free Chicken, is a chicken meat substitute made from pea protein and other ingredients. It is soy free, gluten free, preservative free, and GMO free. On July 29, 2017 Chicken Free Chicken was made available for purchase in over 40 local supermarkets across New Zealand.

October 13, 2016

Early stage venture capital

On October 12, 2016 Sunfed Meats raised $1,500,000 in early stage venture capital funding from New Crop Captial.

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Shama Lee

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Further reading

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Does Sunfed Meat's 'Chicken-Free Chicken' Live Up To The Hype? | LIVEKINDLY

Nadia Murray-Ragg

Product Review

Kiwi plant-based protein company targets global expansion for Chicken Free Chicken

Lester Wan

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'It really tastes like chicken' - Kiwi woman making meat without an animal in sight

March 21, 2017

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