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SuperMeat

SuperMeat

SuperMeat is an Israeli biotechnology company, founded on December 15, 2015. SuperMeat is working to develop chicken meat products cultured from extracted chicken cells.

SuperMeat is an Israeli biotechnology company, founded on December 15, 2015. SuperMeat is working to develop chicken meat products cultured from extracted chicken cells. The cultured chicken meat made by SuperMeat is grown from cells that are painlessly extracted from chickens without using animal serum. The company claims that their products are animal and vegetarian friendly.

Funding

Crowdfunding

On July 11, 2016 SuperMeat crowdfunded $230,000 from their campaign on Indiegogo.

Seed

In May 2018, SuperMeat announced it had raised $4,000,000 in venture capital in its seed funding round. The fundraising round was lead by New Crop Capital and Stray Dog capital. Other participants include Seler Capital, PHW Group, and Starlight Ventures.

Partnerships

Soglowek

Soglowek is a food company based in Isreal that announced on April 20th, 2018 that it will be donating 20% of its profits from its own Zoglo's food brand to SuperMeat and featuring SuperMeat on the packaging of all their Zoglo products.

PHW-Gruppe

PHW-Gruppe is a German poultry producer, one of the largest in Europe, that announced an equity investment and partnership with SuperMeat on January 4, 2018. PHW-Gruppe plans on supporting SuperMeat through R&D and business strategy and help to provide Europe with clean and sustainable food.

Timeline

Seed round funding

On January 2, 2018 SuperMeat closed their seed funding round with $3,000,000 in venture capital. The fundraising round was lead by New Crop Capital and Stray Dog capital. 3Other participants include Seler Capital, PHW Group, and Starlight Ventures.

Crowdfunding completion

On July 11, 2016 SuperMeat crowdfunded $230,000 from their campaign on Indiegogo.

Founding of SuperMeat

SuperMeat is an Israeli biotechnology company, founded on December 15, 2015.

People

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Role
Related Golden topics

Ido Savir​

Founder

Koby Barak

Founder

Shir Friedman

Founder

Further reading

Author
Title
Link
Type

Abigail Klein Leichman

Coming soon: chicken meat without slaughter

Andrew Tobin

No harm, no fowl: Startup to grow chickenless chicken

Ido Levy

These 4 Israeli Startups Are Leading Sustainability Efforts In The Food Sector

Steve O'Hear

Lab-made meat startup SuperMeat raises $3M seed to develop ‘clean’ chicken

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Zara Stone

The CEO Funding the Alt-Meat Market

Documentaries, videos and podcasts

Title
Date
Link

SuperMeat on why meat companies are interested in clean meat

SuperMeat on why we have to change meat production

August 10, 2017

SuperMeat: Pros and Cons

July 30, 2016

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