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Impossible Foods and Beyond
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Impossible Foods, the US plant-based meat company, is looking to raise fresh funding to increase its production capacity, after striking a distribution deal with fast-food chain Burger King. BK began trial marketing the product this week in St. Louis, MO, and word on the street has it that all inventories sold out within the first two days on the market.

The company has filed a Form D financing notice with the SEC for an undisclosed sum. Existing investor Temasek, which is backed by the Singapore government, is considering investing $75m in the round, according to people familiar with the situation. Investors hope the company would achieve a valuation of more than $1 billion through the fundraising.

In January of this year, Impossible Foods launched a new version of their signature burger, the Impossible Burger 2.0 at CES in Las Vegas.

CEO Pat Brown says they are working on "whole cuts of beef", including steak. "If we can make an awesomely delicious world-class steak . . . that will be very disruptive not just to the beef industry, but to other sectors of the meat industry."

No IPO has yet been announced. We'll associate the new BYND ticker with this board, for now, as no small hint to Pat Brown: If your also-ran competitor can do this outrageously well on the public market, why not make a go of it yourself? People are dying to give you their money and help you save the world. Think about all the talent you could acquire in your quest to save the planet when you can PRINT YOUR OWN MONEY.

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209Taco Bell partnering with Beyond Meat to create plant-based protein marketwatchzax-January 14
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206You're right. Ana Silva, CPA, MBA - Chief Financial Officer - Daiya Foods IGlenn Petersen-11/24/2020
205It's a woman, right? Or maybe I'm not properly caffeinated yet. Daiya ClearSky-11/24/2020
204The new guy has great credentials. There are more players in this space than I oGlenn Petersen-11/24/2020
203Just found this thread recently when searching for info on this Very Good Food cClearSky-11/24/2020
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201Perhaps VRYYF (OTC), a Canadian Plant-based food company that touts their producJubilationT111/20/2020
200A new SPAC, Natural Order Acquisition (unit symbol: NOACU), which is focusing onGlenn Petersen-11/16/2020
199Some clarification on the McDonald's/Beyond Meat relationship. It looks likeGlenn Petersen211/15/2020
198Beyond Meat shares tank as coronavirus weakens demand for plant-based meat at reGlenn Petersen-11/9/2020
197McDonald’s to test McPlant, which includes its own meat-free burger, next year; Glenn Petersen111/9/2020
196Cutting Greenhouse Gases From Food Production Is Urgent, Scientists Say New YorGlenn Petersen111/6/2020
195Impossible Foods Is Now Developing a Plant-Based Alternative to Cow's Milk zax-10/20/2020
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193Beyond Meat is building a factory near Shanghai, plans a major plant with full pA.J. Mullen-9/8/2020
192Starbucks adds plant-based items to Asian menus from Beyond Meat, others PUBLISGlenn Petersen-9/8/2020
191Beyond Meat’s U.S. grocery sales nearly triple, offsetting restaurant losses PUGlenn Petersen-8/4/2020
190Beyond Meat enters grocery stores in mainland China through Alibaba partnership Glenn Petersen-7/1/2020
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