LONDON, 13 SEPTEMBER 2018 – Koepala attended the FoodBytes! London event on September 13th.The event, which was held at the magnificent Marylebone One venue in the heart of London, was the place to be for food and agri startups. The winners were award the top accolades for their products and technologies which offered disruptive alternatives to the existing market place options.
Today, 20 cutting-edge food and agriculture startups took to the stage to present game-changing solutions for the global challenges facing food production at FoodBytes! London. Rootwave, Mimica and Biokind came out on top at the debut London event from Rabobank, as they presented to a panel of esteemed judges and a full house of corporates and investors. The winners were awarded the top three accolades for their products and technologies offering alternatives to herbicides, animal feed and expiry date labelling.
The winning startups will benefit from mentorship, industry connections and a support network to take their businesses to the next level, including expert counsel from the FoodBytes! family of sponsors. Dairy Crest will guide them on brand expertise, whilst Watson Farley & Williams will offer legal consulting. The winners will also get the opportunity to pitch at Rabobank’s prestigious European Client Event in May 2019, taking place in Ireland. The 20 startups that pitched have as strong focus on precision agriculture, packaging reinvention, food waste innovation and supply chain transparency.