Sustainable Food & AgTech Market Update – October 2019

Sustainable Food & AgTech Market Update Newsletter - October 2019

Greentech Capital Advisors’ Sustainable Food & AgTech Monthly Market Update summarizes key announcements, M&A, and capital raising activity related to sustainable agriculture, while providing detailed trading metrics on public companies across the sector.

Key Takeaways:

  • Carlsberg’s introduction of sustainable beer bottle prototypes and Driscoll’s participation in the Ceres / WWF AgWater Challenge are indicative of a larger theme among major international firms towards implementing more sustainable operations
  • Recent capital raises by Future Meat Technologies, Planted and Wild Type demonstrate a shift in consumer preferences towards animal-free protein alternatives
  • Hometown Food Company’s acquisition of Arrowhead Mills and SunSpire highlights the growing consumer demand for products in the better-for-you-space