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Swiss maker of meat alternatives Planted will expand and diversify with $18M Series A

1 month ago   |   By TechCrunch

Planted , a startup pursuing a unique method of creating a vegetarian chicken alternative, has raised an $18M Series A to expand its product offerings and international footprint. With new kebabs and pulled-style faux meats available and steak-like cuts in the pipeline, Planted has begun to set its sights outside central Europe.
The company was a spinout from ETH Zurich and made its debut in 2019 , but has not rested on the success of its plain chicken recipe. Its approach, which relied on using pea protein and pea fiber extruded to recreate the fibrous structure of chicken for nearly 1:1...
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