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Secret Sauce: 10 Steps to Getting Your Product into Whole Foods
Over the next 10 weeks, Bandar Foods co-founders will share their 10 tips for building a kick-ass food brand that's ready to conquer Whole Foods and beyond.

Announcing The Business of Alternative Protein - 10/1 | NYC
Are insects, cultured meat and meal replacement powders the key to building a better food future? Decide for yourself at our October 1 Food+Tech Meetup. Space is limited - RSVP here. Interested in presenting? Email nina[at]foodtechconnect[dot]com with more information about your company.  

The Most Innovative Women in Food and Drink - Food & Wine
We're over the moon! Food & Wine and Fortune Magazine honors our founder Danielle Gould along side 19 phenomenal female innovators, like Chef Carla Hall, Jessica Alba and Lauren Bush Lauren.

Last Week's Top Food Tech & Innovation Stories
$318M pumped into the food tech ecosystem in July, Yummly raises $15M, Hampton Creek targeted by the USDA and more.

Must-Attend Food Events: Fall 2015 Edition
Don't miss our roundup of Fall's top events. 



October 27-28 – San Diego, California 

Join your forward-thinking peers at the upcoming Restaurant Innovation Summit. Sessions will include results of tableside tech with Chili’s and Red Robin while GrubHub and other on-demand providers will share how to reach a hyperlocal, hungry audience. Engage your tech-savvy customers and take your business to the next level.  Register here >>


Why Chobani, Nestle, and Other Brands Are Opening Brick-and-Mortar Restaurants - Eater
How grocery store brands explore the potential of full-fledged restaurants.

What It’s Like To Lead A Food Startup Under Fire By The FDA -  Here & Now
Hampton Creek founder Josh Tetrick about the recent attack by the FDA and his vision for the future of food.

AccelFoods + Avendra Announce Strategic Partnership to Bring Innovation to the Hospitality Industry - Travel and Tour World
It will highlight AccelFoods’ brands within Avendra’s purchasing platform for hotels across the country.


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Amazon Launches A Food Delivery Service Via Prime Now, Starting In Seattle - TechCrunch
It allows Amazon Prime members to view menus and place orders in the app. 

Google to Partner with Whole Foods and Costco for Grocery Delivery Services - International Business Times
The partnership will test a same-day delivery for fresh foods, with the goal of tapping into the industry.

Amazon’s One-Hour Alcohol Delivery May Be a Headache for Startups - Wall Street Journal
For on-demand alcohol startups, Inc .’s recent move into the one-hour booze-delivery business may be sobering. 


Swipely CEO: We Want to Provide the Operating Platform That Restaurants Run On - Street Fight
Founder Angus Davis chats pain points for restaurants, the rise of beacon technology and the future of the industry. 

Zomato Integrates Paytm Wallet for Food Payments -
It's the first virtual wallet property to sign up with Zomato for delivery payments.

Pricebite: New Menu Item Pricing Data Service is Live - Food Genius
The old way of collecting pricing data is time consuming, costly and inefficient., so Food Genius just introduced an alternative.

 DevOps Automation Service Chef Raises $40M Series E Round Led By DFJ Growth - TechCrunch
 The round was led by DFG Growth and will be used to improve its core technology and expand. 

Dineout Acquires Restaurant Management Solution inResto - Medianama
lt will now offer an end-to-end restaurant management with inResto’s product.


Chipotle’s Sustainable Pork Producer Just Sold Out to Big Ag—but Maybe That’s a Good Thing? - TakePart
Perdue Farms, a leading poultry producer, is buying pioneering meat company Niman Ranch.

10 Companies Feeding the Urban Farming Boom - GreenBiz
Including Freight Farms, AeroFarms and Edenworks.  

Vermont’s Tech Park and the Future of Your Food - Green Prophet
AGGROWN will become the first science park like it in the world.

Indonesian IoT Startup eFishery Gets Pre-Series A Funding -
Aqua-spark and Ideosource led the round, which will help the startup get distributors, find local partners and expand market share. 


Future of Food: How We Cook - Guardian
Rustling up a meal becomes a whole new experience when you can print your own food, use a smart oven or have a robot do all the work for you.

Food Columnist Mark Bittman Signs Off From The New York Times, Joins Food Startup - Eater
Bittman bids farewell to his weekly column on food issues. He plans to reveal more details about his new venture soon.

The Next Food Movement? Maybe Garbage-to-plate Dining - PBS
In its latest 'Food Glorious Food' interview, PBS chats with Dan Barber about wastED.


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