The notable startup fundings for the week ending 8/24/19 featuring funding details for Tala, SpotHero, and much much more.
Exo, the makers of protein bars from cricket flour, has been acquired by Austin-based Aspire Food Group, which manufactures a number of cricket-based food products. Terms of the acquisition were not disclosed. Founded by Gabi Lewis and Greg Sewitz in 2014, Exo had raised a total of $5.2M in funding over three rounds. Its backers […]
Exo makes protein bars made from…crickets. And they’ve just raised a $1.2 million seed round to help get the protein-filled product out there. For the record, crickets need a lot less feed than cattle, sheep and pigs to produce the same amount of protein – and they don’t emit methane gas, for the environmentally-concerned.. So, […]