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2016 Q4

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The Verge

Soylent is getting an AI spokesperson, because it wasn’t dystopian enough already

Adweek , Mashable

Soylent Hopes Its New Spokesbot Helps Increase Brand Awareness Outside the Tech Community

Apps & Services
$7,700,000 Venture capital (Series B)

Exclusive: Hungryroot Raises $7.7 Million to Make Sinful Food Healthier

$5,300,000 Venture capital
prnewswire , Forbes

Major Investment and Impressive Expansion Catapult Barnana® to #1 in its Category


Kitchenbowl acquired by Japanese cooking school as founders head to Uber and Instacart


Online grocery GrubMarket breaks even, and wants to go public in 2018

Product Hunt

Soylent Cacao + Nectar

Silicon Beat

Customer stomachaches are an ongoing headache for Soylent

TechCrunch , Bloomberg

2016 isn’t done yet as Soylent powder goes back on sale

Business Insider

Soylent is shipping a new meal replacement powder after reports of it making people vomit

Ars Technica

Solved: Algal flour was causing violent illnesses, Soylent says

@markmilian via Bloomberg , CNET

Soylent Thinks It Found What Was Making People Sick: Algae

CNET , The Verge

Soylent puts powder on pause after making people sick

TechCrunch , Business Insider , Ars Technica

Soylent pulls Powder as part of probe into customer sickness

TechCrunch , The Guardian

Soylent Bars recalled after some customers get sick


Soylent Halts Sale of Bars; Investigation Into Illnesses Continues

@chrismessina via Ars Technica , Business Insider

Soylent halts sale of bars; investigation into illnesses continues

Ars Technica

People get “violently ill” from Soylent bars; company stumped

CNN Tech

Soylent competitor Ample wants to make healthier meal replacements

$1,000,000 Seed fund

Gurgaon-based Burger Singh grabs a bite, raises $1million funding